Dr. Alan Glaseroff is the Director of Workforce Transformation in Primary Care at Stanford. He is responsible for training the teams for Primary Care 2.0, a radical redesign of primary care underway in 2016. He formerly served as Co-Director of Stanford Coordinated Care, a service for patients with complex chronic illness from 2011 to the end of 2015. Dr. Glaseroff, a member of the Innovation Brain Trust for the UniteHERE Health, currently serves as faculty for the Institute of Healthcare Improvement’s “Better Care, Lower Cost” collaborative and served as a a Clinical Advisor to the PBGH “Intensive Outpatient Care Program” CMMI Innovation Grant that completes in June 2015. He served on the NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home Advisory Committee 2009-2010, and the “Let’s Get Healthy California” expert task force in 2012,. Dr. Glaseroff was named the California Family Physician of the Year for 2009.

Dr. Glaseroff’s interests focus on the intersection of the meaning of patient-centered team care, patient activation, and the key role of self-management within the context of chronic conditions.

Clinical Focus

  • Family Medicine

Academic Appointments

Administrative Appointments

  • Director of Workforce Transformation in Primary Care, Stanford Health Care (2015 - Present)
  • Chief Medical Officer, Humboldt Del Norte Independent Practice Association (1994 - 2011)

Honors & Awards

  • California Family Physician of the Year, CA Academy of Family Physicians (2009)
  • Finalist, Family Physician of the Year, American Academy of Family Physicians (2010)

Professional Education

  • Board Certification: Family Medicine, American Board of Family Medicine (1982)
  • Residency:UCSF Family Practice Residency Program (1982) CA
  • Medical Education:Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine (1978) OH
  • Family Physician, American Board of Family Medicine, Family Medicine (1982)
  • MD, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Medicine (1978)

Community and International Work

  • Humboldt Diabetes Project, Humboldt County


    Diabetes Care

    Partnering Organization(s)

    CA Health Care Foundation

    Populations Served

    Patients with Diabetes



    Ongoing Project


    Opportunities for Student Involvement



2015-16 Courses


All Publications

  • Editorial on "Feasibility of 'standardized clinician' methodology for patient training on hospital-to-home transitions". Simulation in healthcare Glaseroff, A. 2015; 10 (1): 1-3

    View details for DOI 10.1097/SIH.0000000000000069

    View details for PubMedID 25647782

  • Regional Health Improvement Collaboratives Needed Now More Than Ever: Program Directors' Perspectives AMERICAN JOURNAL OF MANAGED CARE Cebul, R. D., Dade, S. E., Letourneau, L. M., Glaseroff, A. 2012; 18 (6): S112-S114

    View details for Web of Science ID 000311000300007

    View details for PubMedID 23286705