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Doug Jutte

Executive Director
Build Healthy Places Network


San Francisco, CA

Douglas Jutte, MD, MPH, is Executive Director of the Build Healthy Places Network, a national organization that catalyzes and supports collaboration across the sectors of community development, finance, and health. He has been a leader in the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and RWJ Foundation's Healthy Communities Initiative, which has convened over two dozen conferences across the country bringing together leaders from these sectors. A pediatrician, associate professor and population health researcher at UC Berkeley’s School of Public Health, Dr. Jutte’s research focuses on the impact of poverty and other social determinants on children's health and the potential for investment and policy interventions to protect at-risk families and communities. He has published in a number of prominent journals including Epidemiology, Pediatrics, the American Journal of Public Health, PLOS One and Health Affairs. A graduate of Cornell University, Harvard Medical School and the UC Berkeley School of Public Health, Dr. Jutte’s clinical work has been in low-income community clinics and as a hospitalist caring for newborn infants.