Yousof Fawzy is an experienced Emergency Medical Services Supervisor, Clinical Coordinator, and Healthcare Safety Professional. He has held appointments in both clinical and operational capacities across the private and public sectors. Before attending Stanford, he served as the Safety Operations Leader for Kaiser Permanente's medical centers across Santa Clara County. At Kaiser, he developed and managed an integrated workplace safety program while spearheading initiatives related to COVID safety, threat management, and workplace violence in healthcare. Previously, in his EMS roles, he worked at high-profile events including the Grammy Awards on the Red Carpet and managed the clinical operations of the Golden State Warriors Chase Center Arena in San Francisco.
Yousof's scholarly interests include social emergency medicine, harm reduction, and utilizing epidemiological frameworks to address health disparities in vulnerable populations. He graduated Cum Laude from the University of California Los Angeles, where he studied Integrative Biology and Physiology. Yousof aspires to use his medical education as a means to dismantle systemic barriers to healthcare access and address the gaps in care for marginalized populations.
Honors & Awards
Presidential Volunteer Service Award, Barack Obama Administration (2015, 2016)
Education & Certifications
Bachelors of Science, University of California, Los Angeles, Physiological Sciences and Integrative Biology (2019)
Service, Volunteer and Community Work
EMS Field Supervisor and former Vice Chairperson, American Red Cross First Aid Services Team (September 2014 - February 2019)
San Jose, CA
Emergency Medical Technician, UCSF Medical Center (September 2015 - August 2019)
San Fransisco, CA
Disparities in CPR Training Opportunities in Los Angeles County
4/2019 - Present
Los Angeles County, CA