Current Endocrinology Fellows


Niharika Vennelaganti​, MD

Medical School: Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Chennai, India.
Residency: University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona.
Areas of Academic Interest: General Endocrinology, Diabetes, Medical Education.
Hobbies: Painting/Sketching, Swimming, Singing, Traveling. 

Jessica Hansen, MD

Medical School: The University of Utah School of Medicine 
Residency: UC San Diego Internal Medicine
Areas of Academic Interest:  Diabetes, gender affirming care, metabolic bone disease
Hobbies: Hiking, paddleboarding, trying new recipes​


Scarlett Decamps, MD

Medical School: Universidad Iberoamericana (UNIBE) School of Medicine, Santo Domingo
Residency: SUNY Downstate
Areas of academic interests: type 1 diabetes and technologies for glycemic control, adrenal gland pathologies, pituitary tumors 
Hobbies: reading historical fiction, baking, indoor gardening, hiking, dog sitting ​


Soumya Kurnool, MD

Medical School: UC San Diego
Residency: UC San Diego
Areas of Academic Interest: Diabetes technology, metabolic bone disease, transgender care, and medical education
Hobbies: coastal walks, scratch art, exploring new boba shops


Rita Lis, MD

Medical School: University of California Riverside 
Residency: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Areas of Academic Interest: General Endo, Bone, Thyroid
Hobbies:  Reading, scrapbooking, travelling

UC San Diego Fellows go on to a broad range of careers. Recent fellows have taken positions at UCSF, Tufts, UC San Diego, Amylin Pharmaceuticals, and Quintile CRO. View our list of past fellows.