Rupa Marya

Rupa Marya is an Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco in the Division of Hospital Medicine with a focus on Social Medicine. She is a co-founder of the Do No Harm Coalition, a group of healthcare workers committed to changing social structures that make health impossible for different groups of people. Through her work with the coalition, she has worked on the health impacts of police violence specifically and the health legacies of colonialism globally.

Articles by this author

The Frisco 5 and their supporters marching in San Francisco on their way toward the mayor's office during the 2016 hunger strike. (Photo: Mona Caron) Views
Friday, June 19, 2020
Healing the Nation's "Broken and Scattered" Hoop
We met on a foggy spring day in 2016 when Rupa, a physician at the University of California, San Francisco was on her way to work and saw Edwin, a community organizer and critical race theory scholar, along with four others, on hunger strike outside the Mission police station. A handwritten sign on...
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