Department of
Internal Medicine at Highland Hospital
A member of Alameda Health System


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David Moskowitz, MD, MAS
Division: Ambulatory and Preventative Medicine
Medical Director, HOPE Center

Undergraduate School:

University of Washington

Medical School:

University of Washington School of Medicine


University of Washington Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency


University of California San Francisco(Primary Care Research Fellowship)

Clinical Interest:

Team-based care, complex care management, addressing social determinants in healthcare settings

Research Interest:

Implementation science in safety net settings

Committee Involvement:

Chair, Adult Ambulatory Quality Review Committee

Recent Publications:

Peer coaching to improve diabetes self-management: which patients benefit most?  Moskowitz D, Thom DH, Hessler D, Ghorob A, Bodenheimer T. J Gen Intern Med. 2013 Jul;28(7):938-42. doi: 10.1007/s11606-013-2367-7. Epub 2013 Feb 13.

Reconsidering the effects of poverty and social support on health: a 5-year longitudinal test of the stress-buffering hypothesis. Moskowitz D, Vittinghoff E, Schmidt L. J Urban Health. 2013 Feb;90(1):175-84. doi: 10.1007/s11524-012-9757-8.

Recent Presentations:

“Transitions in care: Alameda Health System’s experience.”  Keynote, Massachusetts Delivery System Transformation Initiative Learning Meeting. Lawrence, Massachusetts

“Complex care management: bending the cost curve towards justice.”  Keynote, CIR Quality Improvement Summit, Los Angeles, California.