Meet Dr. Dan Ciccarone

Dan Ciccarone, M.D., M.P.H.

Board Certified Physician

Dan Ciccarone, M.D., M.P.H. is a board certified clinician in Family Medicine and Addiction Medicine. In his position as Professor at UCSF, he has been principal or co-investigator on numerous NIH sponsored public health research projects including his current Heroin in Transition study. He is a recognized international scholar on the medical, public health and public policy dimensions of heroin and opioid use, risk and consequences. His numerous publications have appeared in top academic journals. He is Associate Editor for the International Journal of Drug Policy and recently edited an IJDP special issue on the “triple wave crisis” of opioids, heroin and fentanyl in the US. He is a seasoned clinician with extensive experience in the treatment of acute and chronic medical conditions.