Karnjit Johl, M.D. for UC Davis Health

Karnjit Johl, M.D.

Health Sciences Clinical Professor

To see if Karnjit Johl is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).



Internal Medicine


Internal Medicine

Locations and Contact

UC Davis Medical Center

UC Davis Medical Center
2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817

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Additional Numbers

Physician Referrals

800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Clinical Interests

Dr. K. Johl is an Internal Medicine physician who provides clinical care in the hospital setting. Additional areas of interest include clinical informatics and medical education.


Hospital Medicine

Undergraduate School

B.S., Biology and Chemistry, Youngstown State University, Youngstown OH 1991

Medical School

M.D., Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Rootstown OH 1995


Internal Medicine, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda CA 1995


Internal Medicine, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda CA 1995-1998

UC Davis School of Medicine Tupper Award, 2018

Golden Apple Internal Medicine Residency, 2014

Dean's Team Award for Clinical Team of the Year, 2012

UC Davis Health System: EMR Hospital and Specialty Physician Champion of the year, 2012

Friends of Nursing for Positive Impact on Patient as Part of a Team, 2010

Sawyer NT, Danielson A, Johl K, Williams DM. Introduction to Health Systems Science: Experiential Learning Through Patient Interviews in the Emergency Department. AEM Educ Train. 2020 Aug 11;5(2):e10512. doi:10.1002/aet2.10512. PMID:33898915.

Elnicki DM, Aiyer MK, Cannarozzi ML, Carbo A, Chelminski PR, Chheda SG, Chudgar SM, Harrell HE, Hood LC, Horn M, Johl K, Kane GC, McNeill DB, Muntz MD, Pereira AG, Stewart E, Tarantino H, Vu TR. An Entrustable Professional Activity (EPA)-Based Framework to Prepare Fourth-Year Medical Students for Internal Medicine Careers. J Gen Intern Med. 2017 Nov;32(11):1255-1260. doi:10.1007/s11606-017-4089-8. Epub 2017 Jun 20. PMID:28634908.

Johl K, Grigsby RK. Engaging Learners in Health System Quality Improvement Efforts. Acad Med. 2017 May;92(5):593-597. doi:10.1097/ACM.0000000000001577. PMID:28121655.