The UC Davis Health Clinician Health and Well-being Program (CHWB) is committed to supporting the well-being and health of our clinicians, enabling them to continue to provide high quality patient care. The program was initiated in 2017 by the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences in partnership with a number of UC Davis Health departments


To create a better quality of life for our clinicians


The Clinician Health and Well-being program will house a multidisciplinary education program that is dedicated to improving the lives of clinicians through education and research.


Sara Aghamohammadi, MD
Chief Wellness Officer

Melissa Jost, MS, PMP
Director, Clinical Informatics
Clinician Health and Wellbeing

Gayatri (Rupal) Patel, M.D.
Medical Director, Clinician Coaching and Onboarding

Peter Yellowlees, MD, MBBS
Medical Director, Fellowship Program

Program Administration

Jennifer Bannister, EdM
Health Education Specialist III

Lorraine Martinez
Clinician Coach

Barbara Thatcher, RN, MA
Clinician Coach