Sharon Levine, MD, is Associate Executive Director for The Permanente Medical Group of Northern California; a large multi-specialty group practice in Oakland, CA within Kaiser Permanente’s integrated delivery system. A board-certified pediatrician, she has held multiple leadership roles with this group practice including Chief of Pediatrics. She held academic appointments at both Tufts University and Georgetown University Schools of Medicine and spent two years as a clinical associate researching infant nutrition at the National Institutes of Health’s Institute of Child Health and Human Development. She is a board member of the Reagan-Udall Foundation, Integrated Healthcare Association, and the Public Health Institute of California, and member of the California Medical Board. She is an adjunct associate for the Center for Health Policy/Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research at Stanford University. She received a BA from Radcliffe College at Harvard University and a MD from Tufts University School of Medicine.

Levine has been a member of the PCORI Board since 2010 and has been serving as its Vice Chairperson since September 2019.

Conflicts of Interest

As of January 14, 2022 

Financial or Business Associations: 

  • Health 2047, Employer, Spouse 

Personal Associations: 

  • Health Affairs, Council Member 
  • Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine, Active Volunteer, Spouse


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