Erika Monasterio

Ms. Monasterio is a Clinical Professor in the Division of Adolescent Medicine at UCSF School of Medicine and the Director of the Family Nurse Practitioner Program at the UCSF School of Nursing.  She has over 30 years of experience providing clinical services to youth and their families, working in university and community-based settings developing and monitoring primary care programs to serve vulnerable youth. As a trainer her focus is on training practicing health care and social service professionals to increase their knowledge base, sensitivity and skills in working with adolescents and on designing interventions to support youth in modifying their own risk. She is a founding member of the AHWG.