The Big Picture

Faculty member, researcher, and consultant
based at the University of California, San Francisco.

Faculty director of the Patient Support Corps (PSC). PSC is an  internship program where students from under-represented populations serve as health coaches for underserved patients.

Researcher in domains of consumer health, education, and finance.

Consultant to consumers and professionals solving problems in these areas.

Documented track record of improving outcomes
for doctors and patients,
educators and students,
and financial advisors and clients.

For more about my academic work, visit my UCSF homepage.

Also available to consult with individuals and organizations.
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Don’t work with Jeff Belkora. It’s a real pain. Clients keep showing up. I’d really prefer if you didn’t work with him.
– Russ Hill, Chairman and CEO, Halbert Hargrove Global Advisors

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The Possibilities

Improving your personal and professional outcomes

Across health, education, and finance,
consumers rely on experts to guide them to good decisions.

My research has focused on how consumers and their professional advisors can work together most effectively.

In health care, studies show my programs have been associated with improved experience and outcomes for both doctors and patients.

In education, studies show that my programs are associated with improved student performance, as well as better educational and career trajectories.

In financial services, studies show my programs have been associated with increased client satisfaction, retention, consolidation, referrals, and revenue.

The firms I’ve worked with as a consultant include:


The Way Forward

My coaching and consulting services
are for individuals and organizations
with an urgent need to succeed
in the areas of health, education or finance.

Contact me to discuss next steps.

Or, if you need more information first:

read my bio on;

read client reviews/testimonials on;

watch my videos on YouTube;

search Google Scholar for my research publications;

read my book DEAL! (Amazon link);

access photos (headshot/action shots for journalists/event planners);

learn about the Patient Support Corps;

or review accounts of my work online, as featured by (click icon to access story):



If you seek solutions
in health, education, or finance,
we can discuss your needs,
and make immediate progress
when you book a call
through the expert consultation site

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