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.

Levine is also 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 served on the Board of Governors from September 2010 to September 2022, during which she also served as Vice Chairperson of the panel from September 2019 to September 2022. She also served as a member of the Executive Committee, Governance Committee, Executive Evaluation and Compensation Subcommittee, and Engagement, Dissemination, and Implementation Committee.

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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