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Subject:                          NEWS FLASH Special Announcement: Atim (Uya) Ekpenyong


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Department of Pediatrics


Special Announcement

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Atim (Uya) Ekpenyong will serve as an Associate Program Director (APD) for diversity for the UCSD Pediatrics Residency Program. Dr. Ekpenyong is an Associate Professor and the Director of Point-of-Care Ultrasound Program in the Division of Emergency Medicine.   

In this APD role she will focus on equity, diversity and inclusion in the recruitment of residents and to enhance their training experience in diversity.

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Ekpenyong on her new role!

      Department of Pediatrics Communications:  Debbie Taheri