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Former UCSD Chief Residents on the Department of Medicine Faculty

Dr. Lori Daniels

Lori Daniels, MD, MAS, FACC 
2002-
2003
Professor, Cardiology
Associate Director, Coronary Care Unit

Dr. Taylor Doherty

Taylor Doherty, MD
2005-2006
Assistant Professor, Rheumatology, Allergy & Immunology

Adrian Dollarhide, MD

Adrian Dollarhide, MD
1998-1999
Professor, General Internal Medicine
Co-Director, Psychiatry-Primary Care Service

Timothy Dresselhaus, MD, MPH

Timothy Dresselhaus, MD, MPH
1991-1992
Professor, General Internal Medicine

Ali Farkhondehpour, MD  

Mohammad Ali Farkhondehpour, MD 
2016-2017
Assistant Clinical Professor, Hospital Medicine

Shawn Harrity, MD, MSEd

Shawn Harrity, MD, MSEd
1986-1987
Professor Emeritus, General Internal Medicine

Benjamin Hulley, MD

Benjamin Hulley, MD
2013-2014
HS Assistant Clinical Professor, Hospital Medicine

Pamela M. Jong, MD

Pamela M. Jong, MD
1999-2000
Professor of Medicine, General Internal Medicine

Susan Jung-Ah Lee, MD

Susan Jung-Ah Lee, MD
2000-2001
Associate Professor,
Rheumatology, Allergy & Immunology 
Faculty Member, VA Health Services Research and Development Section




Sean Kenmore, MD
2019-2020
Hospitalist, VA San Diego Healthcare System

Ehtisham Mahmud, MD

Ehtisham Mahmud, MD, FACC
1995-1996 
Interim Chair, Medicine
Professor of Clinical Medicine, Cardiology
Chief, Clinical Cardiovascular Medicine, Co-Director, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center
Director, Interventional Cardiology and Cardiovascular Catheterization Labs

Wm. Christopher Mathews, MD, MSPH

Wm. Christopher Mathews, MD, MSPH
1978-1979
Professor of Clinical Medicine, General Internal Medicine
Director, Research Infrastructure, Owen Clinic

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James Michelsen, MD
1999-2000
Clinical Professor,  General Internal Medicine
Section Chief, VA La Jolla Primary Care
Marlene Millen, MD

Marlene M. Millen, MD
2004-2005
Professor, General Internal Medicine
Chief Medical Information Officer, Ambulatory Care

Barbara A. Parker, MD

Barbara A. Parker, MD
1984-1985
Professor of Clinical Medicine, 
Hematology-Oncology

Jeremy Pettus, MD

Jeremy Pettus, MD
2010-2011
Assistant Professor, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Ajit Raisinghani, MD
Ajit Raisinghani, MD, FACC
1994-1995

Professor, Cardiology
Medical Director, UCSD North Coastal Cardiology
Director, Cardiology Clinics 
Director, Non-Invasive Laboratory
Chief of Clinical Services​

Amber Sanchez, MD

Amber Sanchez, MD
2006-2007
Assistant Professor 
Nephrology-Hypertension
Associate Medical Director, 
Apheresis Unit

Tricia Santos, MD
Tricia Santos Cavaiola, MD

2010-2011
Associate Clinical Professor, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program​

Maria C. Savoia, MD

Maria C. Savoia, MD
1979-1980
Professor of Clinical Medicine, Infectious Diseases
Dean for Medical Education, UCSD School of Medicine
Co-Medical Director, Southern California Telemedicine Learning Center

Dr. Rebecca Sell

Rebecca Sell, MD
2006-2007
Associate Professor, Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program

Davey Smith, MD, MAS
Davey Smith, MD, MAS

1999-2000
Vice Chair of Faculty, Department of Medicine
Professor, Infectious Diseases
Director, Translational Virology Core 
Center for AIDS Research
Medical Director, Early Intervention Program, UCSD Antiviral Research Center
Director, HIV/HCV and HIV/HPV Co-Infection Clinics, Special Infectious Diseases Program, VA San Diego Healthcare System

Supraja Thota, MD  

Supraja Thota, MD 
2016-2017
Assistant Clinical Professor, Hospital Medicine
Director, Resident as Clinician Educator (RACE) track​

Ida Wong-Sefidan, MD

Ida C. Wong-Sefidan, MD
2010-2011
Assistant Clinical Professor in Hematology-Oncology




EB Sladek, MD

2012-2013
Associate Clinical Professor, Geriatrics
Chief of Geriatrics Section, VA San Diego Healthcare System