Tracy Weitz

Dr. Tracy Weitz is a Visiting Scholar at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) and an independent consultant with Plumbline Coaching & Consulting. From 2014-2021, she served as the U.S. Programs Director for the Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation (STBF). Prior to the Foundation, as staff and faculty member of the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at UCSF, she co-founded and directed both the Advancing New Standards in Reproductive Health (ANSIRH) research program and the UCSF National Center of Excellence in Women’s Health (center designation from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services by competitive award). Among her honors is the 2012 UCSF Academic Senate Distinction in Mentoring Award, the 2013 Steinem-Waters Legacy Award from Choice USA (now United for Reproductive and Gender Equity), the 2014 Irvin M. Cushner Award from the Association of Reproductive Health Professionals, the 2008 Felicia Stewart Advocacy Award from the American Public Health Association, and the 2015 Roger Baldwin Civil Libertarians of the Year Award from the ACLU-Nebraska for challenging the Nebraska ban on same-sex marriage. She is a Deputy Editor for Perspectives in Sexual and Reproductive Health and on the Editorial Board for Contraception.