Resident Research »  Class of 2017 »  Tasce Bongiovanni, M.D.
Tasce Bongiovanni, M.D., MPP, MHS

Tasce Bongiovanni, M.D., MPP, MHS

Clinical Fellow (PGY-6)
Surgical Critical Care and Trauma Surgery

Contact Information

Open Popup
  • Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA. BSC, Accounting. 2003
  • University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, MD 2010
  • Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Cambridge, MA, MPP 2010
  • Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, MHS 2015 
  • General Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery & Surgical Critical Care
  • Health Services Research
  • Native American Health
  • Underserved Communities

Tasce Bongiovanni, MD is a Clinical Fellow in Surgical Critical Care and Trauma Surgery in the Department of Surgery at UCSF. Dr. Bongiovanni obtained a BSc from Santa Clara University and her medical degree from University of California, San Francisco. She was a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholar at Yale University School of Medicine where she spent time working with the Native population focusing on understanding barriers to organ transplantation in the Native population. Her work has also focused on health services research and costs of care. She will be the trauma and surgical critical care fellow at San Francisco General Hospital starting in the summer of 2017.

  • The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven Community Grant, for work on behalf of youth development with the Connecticut Native American Inter-Tribal Urban Council, 2015-2016
  • AcademyHealth Diversity Scholar, 2014
  • Leadership and Advocacy Summit Scholarship, American College of Surgeons , 2014
  • Phyllis J. Nusz-Maurice Galante, MD Scholarship Award, Department of Surgery, UCSF, 2010-2011
  • Carnesale Fellowship, Harvard Kennedy School of Government, 2009-2010
  • Trustee, Board of Trustees, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA 2007-2010
  • University Regent's Scholar, UCSF School of Medicine, 2005-2009
  • Lanctot Scholar, UCSF School of Medicine, 2005-2009
  • Summa Cum Laude, Santa Clara University, 2003
View all
  1. Long T, Bongiovanni T, Dashevsky M, Halim A, Ross JS, Fogerty RL, Silvestri MT. Impact of laboratory cost display on resident attitudes and knowledge about costs. Postgrad Med J. 2016 Oct; 92(1092):592-6. View in PubMed
  2. Rao C, Bongiovanni T, Li X, Gao H, Zhang H, Li J, Zhao Y, Yuan X, Hua K, Hu S, Krumholz HM, Jiang L, Zheng Z. The China Patient-Centred Evaluative Assessment of Cardiac Events (China PEACE)-Prospective Study of 3-Vessel Disease: rationale and design. BMJ Open. 2016 Feb 15; 6(2):e009743. View in PubMed
  3. Silvestri MT, Bongiovanni TR, Glover JG, Gross CP. Impact of price display on provider ordering: A systematic review. J Hosp Med. 2016 Jan; 11(1):65-76. View in PubMed
  4. Bongiovanni T, Yeo H, Sosa JA, Yoo PS, Long T, Rosenthal M, Berg D, Curry L, Nunez-Smith M. Attrition from surgical residency training: perspectives from those who left. Am J Surg. 2015 Oct; 210(4):648-54. View in PubMed
  5. Bongiovanni T, Long T, Khan AM, Siegel MD. Bringing Specialties Together: The Power of Intra-Professional Teams. J Grad Med Educ. 2015 Mar; 7(1):19-20. View in PubMed
  6. Bongiovanni TR, Clark AL, Garnett EA, Wojcicki JM, Heyman MB. Impact of gluten-free camp on quality of life of children and adolescents with celiac disease. Pediatrics. 2010 Mar; 125(3):e525-9. View in PubMed
Publications provided by UCSF Profiles, powered by CTSI at UCSF. View profile of Tasce Bongiovanni, M.D., MPP, MHS
Please note: UCSF Profiles publications are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Researchers can login to make corrections and additions, or contact CTSI for help.
  1. Bongiovanni, T. Kim, S. Kim, A. Killelea, B. Gross, C. Variation in Private Payer Payments to Cancer Surgeons. Oral Presentation at: American College of Surgeons 2016 Clinical Congress. Washington, D.C.
  2. Bongiovanni, T. Ranasinghe, I. Krumholz, H. Ross, J. Unplanned Hospital Admissions after Same-Day
  3. Surgery. Oral Presentation at: American College of Surgeons 2016 Clinical Congress. Washington, D.C.
  4. Bongiovanni, T. Rawlings, J. Trompeta, J.A. Knowledge and Spirituality Surrounding Organ Donation in the Native American Community. Oral Presentation at UCSF Transplant Symposium 2016: Building Bridges to Excellence. San Francisco, CA. Sept 2016.
  5. Bongiovanni, T. Rawlings, J. Trompeta, J.A. The Effect of Families on Organ Donation Among Native Americans. Poster Presentation at: American Transplant Congress. Boston, MA. 2016
  6. Bongiovanni, T. Rawlings, J. Trompeta, J.A. Nunez-Smith, M. Understanding Organ Donation among Urban Native Americans. Oral Presentation at: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholar National Meeting. Seattle, WA. 2015.
  7. Bongiovanni, T. Yeo, H. Sosa, JA. Long, T. Rosenthal, M. Berg, D. Curry, L. Nunez-Smith, M. Structural and Cultural Factors Leading to Attrition from Surgical Residency: Real-life Experiences from Those who Left. Oral Presentation at: Association of Women Surgeons/American College of Surgeons National Conference. Chicago, IL. 2015.
  8. Bongiovanni, T. Rawlings, J. Lucas, G. Trompeta, J.A. Nunez-Smith, M. Attitudes, Beliefs and Knowledge about Organ Donation in the Native Community. Poster presentation at: American Transplant Congress. Philadelphia, PA. 2015. Awarded "Poster of Distinction."
  9. Bongiovanni, T. Kim, S. Kim, A. Killelea, B. Gross, C. Variation in surgeon payment for cancer resection. Oral Presentation at: University of California, San Francisco, Department of Surgery Resident Research Symposium. 2015.
  10. Long, T. Bongiovanni, T. Dashevsky, M. Halim, A. Ross, J. Fogerty, R. Silvestri, M. Impact of laboratory price display on resident attitudes and knowledge about costs. Oral presentation at: Society of General Internal Medicine National Meeting. Toronto, Ontario, Canada. 2015. Winner: #1 Research Project of Meeting.
  11. Bongiovanni, T. Yeo, H. Sosa, JA. Long, T. Rosenthal, M. Berg, D. Curry, L. Nunez-Smith, M. Structural and Cultural Factors Leading to Attrition from Surgical Residency: Real-life Experiences from Those who Left. Poster Presentation at: Association of American Medical Colleges, Workforce Conference. Alexandria, VA. 2015.
  12. Long, T. Bongiovanni, T. Dashevsky, M. Halim, A. Ross, J. Fogerty, R. Silvestri, M. Impact of laboratory price display on resident attitudes and knowledge about costs. Oral presentation at: Society of General Internal Medicine. New England Regional Meeting. Boston, MA. 2015.
  13. Bongiovanni, T. Rawlings, J. Lucas, G. Trompeta, J.A. Nunez-Smith, M. Attitudes, Beliefs and Knowledge about Organ Donation in the Native Community. Poster presented at: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program National Meeting. New Orleans, LA. 2014.
  14. Bongiovanni, T. Rawlings, J. Lucas, G. Trompeta, J. Nunez-Smith, M. Cultural Attitudes, Beliefs and Knowledge about Organ Donation and Transplantation in Indian Country. Poster acceptance for: UCSF Health Disparities Symposium. San Francisco, CA. 2014.
  15. Bongiovanni T, Clark A, Garnett E, Heyman M. Impact of Gluten-Free Camp for Children and Adolescents with Celiac Disease. Poster presentation at: Pediatric Academic Societies Conference. Baltimore, MD. 2009.
  16. Bongiovanni, T. Trihn, K. Ravikumar, D. Lobby Day Results and Lessons. Poster presentation at: American Medical Student Association. National Conference. Chicago, IL. 2006.
View all

X