Julie Stein O'Brien, MD

Medical director, Pediatric Primary Care

Dr. Julie Stein O'Brien is a primary care pediatrician and medical director of the primary care clinics at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital. She sees children for health maintenance and sick visits.

O'Brien's research interests include preventive care, quality improvement and patient-doctor communication. She is also interested in the impact of health information technology on everyday practice in the clinic and serves as ambulatory clinical lead for the UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital APeX system, an electronic health record system that supports continuity of care to enhance patient safety.

O'Brien earned her medical degree and completed a residency in pediatrics at UCSF.


Pediatrics at Mount Zion
2330 Post St., Suite 320
(Suite 260 for Acute Care)
San Francisco, CA 94143-1660
Phone: (415) 885-7478
Fax: (415) 885-3790

More about Julie Stein O'Brien


UCSF School of Medicine 2008


UCSF, Pediatrics 2011

Selected Research and Publications

  1. O'Brien JS, Taras H, Barton S, Sellick P, Stein MT. Behavioral Changes Associated with a Disruptive New Student in the Classroom. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2017 Feb/Mar; 38 Suppl 1:S38-S40.
  2. O'Brien JS, Taras H, Barton S, Sellick P, Stein MT. Behavioral changes associated with a disruptive new student in the classroom. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2015 Jun; 36(5):399-401.

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