Mark Petersen, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital San Francisco

Curriculum Vitae

  • 2001-2005, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, M.D
  • 2005-2008, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford, Palo Alto, CA
  • American Board of Pediatrics, 2008
  • Neonatology
  • Central nervous system development
  • Central nervous system injury and inflammation


Dr. Mark Petersen is a neonatologist at UCSF. He received his medical degree from the University of Iowa. Petersen completed his residency training in pediatrics at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford where he subsequently served as chief resident and clinical instructor.