Dr. Aenor Sawyer
As a practicing orthopedist, Dr. Sawyer combines experience in orthopedics, physical therapy, and exercise physiology to provide comprehensive skeletal health care. She is the director of the UCSF Skeletal Health Service, which addresses bone health across the human lifespan and provides a multidisciplinary approach to the prevention and healing of fractures. Dr. Sawyer has dedicated a significant portion of her career to developing innovative and impactful healthcare solutions. She helped establish the UCSF Center for Digital Health Innovation, the Digital Health track at UCSF’s Catalyst Accelerator, and the Cisco/UCSF partnership to develop a comprehensive health interoperability platform. Her other leadership roles include serving as an external advisory board member of the Scripps Translational Sciences Institute, as chair of the international health technology advisory board for Murdoch Children’s Research Institute in Melbourne, Australia, and as an associate editor of Nature Digital Medicine. Dr. Sawyer earned her MD at UC Davis, and completed a residency in orthopaedic surgery at Stanford, followed by fellowships in pediatric orthopaedic surgery and sports medicine at Boston Children’s Hospital.