Our Team

Michelle A Albert, MD, MPH

Director and Principal Investigator
Professor of Medicine, Cardiology

Dr. Michelle A. Albert, MD MPH is a Professor in Medicine at the University of California at San Francisco (UCSF) and Director of the CeNter for the StUdy of AdveRsiTy and CardiovascUlaR DiseasE (NURTURE Center). Dr. Albert is a graduate of Haverford College (Chemistry), the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Harvard School of Public Health. She completed Internal Medicine Residency and was a Chief Medical Resident at Columbia University Medical Center in New York. Dr.

Vidhushei Yogeswaran, MD

Resident Physician
Department of Medicine

Nicole Rosendale, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor

Dr. Rosendale is dedicated to expanding the understanding of health disparities within neurology, particularly in regard to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) health. She is working to understand stroke disparities in LGBTQ+ individuals in order to create culturally responsive interventions to improve cerebrovascular health in this community.

Jonathan Butler, PhD

Assistant Professional Researcher
Family Community Medicine

Dr. Butler is a social epidemiologist and minister with interests in the role of religion, childhood experiences and psychological stress on health outcomes