Disability Management

About This HR Service

Disability Management Services (DMS) provides services to the UCSF campus community including:

  • Promoting a climate of full inclusion for people with disabilities in the UCSF community 
  • Consulting with Management, Human Resources, Faculty, Staff, Residents and Postdoctoral Scholars regarding workplace disability issues 
  • Providing education and early intervention services to prevent disabling workplace injuries and illnesses
  • Assisting employees with disabilities or medical conditions with workplace supports and/or reasonable accommodations 
  • Facilitating early identification, referral, and treatment for workplace injuries and illnesses
  • Implementing UC policy and/or contract provisions regarding return to work, the interactive process, and reasonable accommodation

Disability Management Services (DMS) has three primary functions:

  • Facilitate the interactive process for reasonable accommodation requests in compliance with federal law (ADAAA), state law, (FEHA), and UC policies and collective bargaining agreements.
  • Facilitate return to work programs for employees following both work-related and non-work-related illnesses and injuries.
  • Managers workers' compensation program activities in conjunction with third party administrators and occupational health providers.
Name Title Phone Email
Inez Brown Benefits Analyst 415/476-2621 inez.brown@ucsf.edu
Audra Freeman Principal Disability Analyst 415/502-1851 audra.freeman@ucsf.edu
Nick Plezbert Principal Disability Analyst 415/476-1759 nicholas.plezbert@ucsf.edu
Judy Rosen Manager 415/502-2760 judy.rosen@ucsf.edu
Michael Wood Principal Disability Analyst 415/476-5269 michael.wood@ucsf.edu

Laurel Heights

3333 California Street, Suite 330

San Francisco, CA 94143

Phone: 415/476-2621
Fax: 415/476-2328