Current Fellows in the UC San Diego Division of Geriatrics

​Congrats to Dr. Farasat, who is just finishing up fellowship this month!

Dr. Sadaf Farasat


Griffin Hospital

Medical Degree:

The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan

New Fellows Matched for 2019 - 2020

We have filled our fellowship spots for the 2019-20 year! We look forward to welcoming our three incoming fellows to our program! All three are currently Chief Residents and will be an outstanding addition to our Division! 

Shannon Devlin: After completing medical school at the Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Shannon came to UC San Diego for her residency in Internal Medicine.  Shannon is currently a Chief Residents and actively involved in expanding the geriatrics curriculum within the residency program.

Jean Guan: Jean is also currently a Chief Resident within the UC San Diego Internal Medicine Residency Program and also completed medical school here. Her research on assessing comfort with geriatric core competencies in IM residents, which she presented at UCSD Grand Rounds and at the AGS conference in 2018, helped to initiate the current advancements in the geriatrics curriculum that are being introduced to the UCSD residency program.

Humberto Raul Saenz Chavez: Humberto is currently a Chief Resident for the Texas Tech University Family Medicine Residency Program in El Paso, TX. He completed medical school at Universidad Autónoma de Chihuahua Facultad de Medicina, Mexico. Humberto gained his passion for geriatrics while working for a year as a primary care physician in a small rural community in northern Mexico.