Gabriel Sarah, MD

Associate Clinical Professor
Associate Residency Program Director for Guidance and Development

Gabriel Sarah, MD is an Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care at UCSF.

As an educator, Dr. Sarah serves in many roles. Within undergraduate medical education, he serves as a Bridges Coach and as a Bridges Curriculum Topic Curator where he develops and guides the development of curriculum. He has special interest in curriculum related to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, including curriculum focused on LGBTQ+ health.

In graduate medical education, Dr. Sarah is the Associate Residency Program Director for Guidance and Development for the Anesthesia Residency Program at UCSF. He has specific interest in mentorship and sponsorship, professionalism and professional development for residents, and diversity in residency.

Dr. Sarah attends clinically mainly as a pediatric anesthesiologist at the UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital. He also provides pain management services to children. On occasion, you can find him in an operating room at Mt. Zion.

Ulloa ML, Froyshteter AB, Kret LN, Chang DP, Sarah GE, McCarthy RJ, Barnes SD, Berry-Kravis EM. Anesthetic management of pediatric patients with Niemann-Pick disease type C for intrathecal 2-hydroxypropyl-β-cyclodextrin injection. Paediatr Anaesth. 2020 07; 30(7):766-772.
Nguyen E, Sarah G, Ferschl MB. Intraoral Lipomas. Anesthesiology. 2017 Oct 16.
Lee BH, Sarah GE, Rosbe KW, Alemi S. Pneumothorax after tracheostomy closure with successful nonsurgical management. J Clin Anesth. 2016 Jun; 31:115-8.
Honors and Awards: 
Inquiry Long-Term Mentor Award, UCSF School of Medicine, 2020-2021
Induction into the Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators, UCSF, 2020