2015-2016 Fellows






Research Mentor

 Medicine   Summer Explore 3-Dimensional Characterization of Heel Whips: Using Mathematical Modeling of 2D Video to Predict Motion in 3D Dr. Anthony Luke
Jean Calvo Dentistry Scholar Black and Hispanic Dentists of America Dr. Elizabeth Mertz
Medicine Yearlong The Biological Consequences of Socioeconomic Status on Asthma Control Status in Disadvantaged African American Youth Dr. Neeta Thakur
Medicine Summer Explore Substance Use and Injury-Related Visits to US Emergency Departments Dr. Jahan Fahimi
Danielle Cipres Medicine Yearlong Integration of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Education at Family Planning Clinics Dr. Jody Steinauer
Brandan Dotson Medicine Summer Explore Benefit of Iodine Maps to Reduce Out-of-Field Image Artifacts at Rapid kVp Switching Dual Energy CT Dr. Benjamin Yeh
 Steven Garcia Medicine Yearlong Therapeutic Potential of Transplanted Human Skeletal Muscle Stem Cells as a Foundation for Novel Treatment Modalities for Degenerative Muscle Diseases Dr. Jason Pomerantz
 Ilana Garcia-Grossman Medicine Summer Explore Assessment of Health Care Needs for Undocumented Immigrants in California with Chronic Health Conditions Dr. Alicia Fernandez
 Manuel Gonzales Medicine Summer Explore A Ten Year Perspective: The Impact of the Pediatric Leadership for the Underserved Program on its Participants Dr. Anda Kuo
Walker Keenan  Medicine Summer Explore Examining the Role of Age, Gender, Race/Ethnicity, Rural/Urban, Psychiatric Diagnosis, Substance Abuse, Dyslipidemia or Hypertension on Diabetes Incidence in Severely Mentally Ill (SMI) Medi-Cal Patients Over a Two Year Period Dr. Christina Mangurian
 Tomi Lanre-Amos Medicine Summer Explore Differentiation Potential of Chondrogenic Progenitors Derived from Human Osteoarthritic Articular Chondrocytes Dr. Alfred Kuo
 Irving Ling Medicine Summer Explore Documenting DREAMers: Exploring Barriers and Challenges in Health Access among Undocumented LGBTQ Asian and Pacific Islanders in Northern California Dr. May Sudhinaraset
Nausheen Mahmood Medicine Summer Explore Understanding Barriers and Facilitators to Conducting a Family-Centered Diabetes Prevention Program for Latino Children Dr. Alicia Fernandez
Nicole Moore  Medicine Summer Explore Determination of the Feasibility of CT Consent in Acute Trauma Dr. Robert Rodriguez
 Clarice Nguyen Medicine Summer Explore Weapons in Minors Possession: Lessons learned from an after-school violence prevention program developed at SFGH Dr. Rochelle Dicker
 Kaylin Nguyen Medicine Yearlong Identification of Mechanisms Underlying Distinct Subtypes of Atrial Fibrillation Dr.Greg Marcus
Jonathan Ochoa  Medicine Summer Explore Longitudinal Assessment of Altered Post-Surgical Knee Kinematics and Cartilage Health in the ACL Reconstructed Knee: A 2-Year Follow Up Dr. Benjamin Ma
Matthew Pimentel  Medicine Summer Explore Quality-of-life Outcomes from a Randomized Clinical Trial Comparing Methotrexate to Mycophenolate Mofetil for Non-infectious Uveitis Dr. Nisha Acharya

Andrea Quiñones-Rivera

Medicine Summer Explore Understanding the Relationship between Medicaid Managed Care Organizations and State Medicaid Offices: Barriers to SDH Intervention Integration Into Clinical Care Dr. Laura Gottlieb
Joel Ramirez  Medicine Summer Explore Assessment of Child and Parents’ Perceptions of Surgical Scars After Anterior Vertebral Body Tethering for Idiopathic Scoliosis Dr. Mohammad Diab
Elina Serrano  Medicine Summer Explore Identifying Barriers and Facilitators to the Use of Language Assistance Services in Diabetes Outpatient Care from the Perspective of LEP Latino Patients with Diabetes Dr. Alicia Fernandez
Tomas Tesfasilassie  Medicine Summer Explore Sentinel Headache: Incidence of an ED Visit for Headache Preceding Hospitalization for Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Dr. Anthony Kim
 Dolores Torres Medicine Summer Explore Operation Room (OR) Autonomic Measures as Predictors of Neurological Function After Spinal Cord Injury Dr. Adam Ferguson