Current Fellows

​​Congratulations and Welcome to this year's incoming fellows!

2019-2020 Fellows

Soroosh Amanat, M.D.

Soroosh Amanat, M.D.

  • B.S. in General Human Biology – UC San Diego
  • M.D. - UC San Diego
  • Residency - Scripps Mercy Chula Vista
  • Interests - Spikeball, beach volleyball, basketball, board games, cooking, traveling, and discovering the best restaurants while traveling
Alex Bernadett, M.D.

Alex Bernadett, M.D.

  • B.S. in Biology and Economics -Tulane
  • M.D. - Tulane
  • Residency - Swedish Family Medicine First Hill
  • Interests - Running (8 marathons since 2009), triathlons, biking, golfing, being outdoors, skiing, and snowboarding. Playing and watching sports. Traveling and road trips through the United tates. Reading novels and magazines. Attending live music shows
Brandan Mayer-Blackwell, M.D.

Brandan Mayer-Blackwell, M.D.

  • B.A. in Biology and Psychology- UVA
  • M.D - George Washington University
  • Residency - Kaiser San Diego
  • Interests - Sports: basketball, soccer, volleyball, tennis, racquetball. Getting outdoors: backpacking, skiing, surfing, biking. Listening to music, going to concerts, and playing guitar poorly. Cooking and baking
Laura Murphy, D.O.

Laura Murphy, D.O.

  • B.S. in Biopsychology- UC Santa Barbara
  • D.O. - Western University
  • Residency - UC San Diego
  • Interests - Sports Medicine, Backpacking, Cycling, San Francisco Giants, Golden State Warriors, Hip Hop Dancing, Traveling, Craft Brewing

2018-2019 Fellows

Brian Jin Choi, D.O.

Brian Jin Choi, D.O.
A.T. Still University
Dignity Health Northridge Family Medicine

  • B.S. in Human Biology - UCSD
  • Fluent in Korean
  • Combined UCSD/ SDSM Fellow
  • Interests: Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, snowboarding, hiking, football, basketball. Tennis, music
Sam Galloway, M.D.

Sam Galloway, M.D.
University of Missouri- Colombia
UC San Diego Family Medicine

  • B.A. in Biology –Northwestern College
  • Interests: Running, hiking and camping, woodworking, gardening, watching documentaries
Nicholas Sgrignoli, M.D.

Nicholas Sgrignoli, M.D.
Penn State University
Wake Forest Family Medicine

  • B.S. in Biology- Messiah College
  • Interests: Skateboarding, Gaelic football, soccer, volleyball, drums, guitar, snowboarding, hiking, golf, tennis
Amity Tung, M.D.

Amity Tung, M.D.
Loma Linda University
UC San Diego Family Medicine

  • B.S. in Physiological Science- UCLA
  • Interests: International work, music (violin/ guitar), being outdoors (running, hiking, rock climbing, volleyball), healthy cooking, literature, massage therapy, donating hair