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Welcome to the Combined Medicine/Pediatrics Residency Program

The mission of the UC San Diego Combined Medicine/Pediatrics Residency Program is to train highly-skilled, compassionate physicians from diverse backgrounds with expertise in the practice of internal medicine and pediatrics who become leaders in their chosen field and who care for all patients with cultural humility. UC San Diego provides an excellent academic atmosphere for balanced training in both medicine and pediatrics ... Learn More


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All graduates since the beginning of our program have matched into top fellowships! Our graduates have matched in specialties including the following:

Combined Adult and Pediatric Fellowships:

  • Palliative Care
  • Infectious Disease
  • Nephrology
  • Endocrinology
  • Allergy/Immunology

Pediatric Fellowships:

  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Cardiology
  • Hospitalist
  • Neurodevelopment
  • Pulmonary
  • Critical Care
  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Rheumatology

Internal Medicine Fellowships:

  • Pulmonary/Critical Care
  • GI/Liver Transplant
  • Infectious Disease
  • Geriatrics
  • Underserved Medicine
  • Women's Health

Take a look at our Graduate Career Paths page to see where our graduates have matched.

In addition to fellowship training, our graduates also pursue a number of other careers, including primary care (45% - more than half pursue underserved primary care), hospital medicine (18%) and global health (5%); for details, see our Graduate Career Paths page.

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Meet Our Med/Peds Chief Residents

Graduating from our program in 2019-2020 are Danielle Munce, MD; Lauren Covert, MD; Maggie Kozman, MD; and Jessica Mattox, MD.

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 Dr. Munce  Dr. Covert
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 Dr. Kozman  Dr. Mattox

Program Director's Message

Lori Wan, MD

Dr. Lori WanThank you for your interest in the UC San Diego Combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Residency Training Program.

The goal of this residency program is to ensure balanced, comprehensive training in both internal medicine and pediatrics providing graduates competitive opportunities to pursue multiple career options or subspecialty fellowships.

From our Residents: Why UCSD?

2019 Grad Pat Passarelli, MD: "I chose UCSD for the balanced medicine and pediatrics programs, diverse patient population, and the incredibly intelligent and compassionate faculty and co-residents!

Lauren Covert, PGY4: "Everyone is so approachable, supportive, hard-working, and has a great attitude - it really is a med/peds family I can rely on!"