Rachael Callcut

Associate Dean, Data Science & Innovation
Professor, Surgery in Residence, University of California Davis

Kim Rachael Callcut, M.D., M.S.P.H., F.A.C.S., serves as the Associate Dean of Data Science and Innovation for the UC Davis School of Medicine as well as Chief Research Informatics Officer for UC Davis Health.

Callcut is a nationally recognized surgeon-scientist and expert in the field of data science. Callcut joined the UC Davis School of Medicine in March 2020 as the inaugural Vice Chair of Clinical Sciences in the Department of Surgery and is the Division Chief of Trauma, Acute Care Surgery, and Critical Care. 

Callcut is an actively practicing clinician double board certified in General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care. She has a broad research portfolio of funding from the National Institutes of Health, Department of Defense, the California Institute of Regenerative Medicine, and industry.

Prior to joining UC Davis, Callcut served as inaugural Director of Data Science for the Center for Digital Health Innovation at UC San Francisco. Her work has resulted in technological innovations and more than 110 peer reviewed publications across a wide array of domains including health services research, artificial intelligence, health care delivery, and translational science.

Callcut received her M.D. from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and her Masters of Population Health Sciences from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine.

Rachael Callcut