Our graduating residents choose diverse career options. Approximately 40% our residents choose to pursue pediatric subspecialty fellowships and the remainder choose to practice general pediatrics or hospitalist medicine.

2021

Graduate Career Choice

Ajjya Acharya, M.D.

Chief Resident

Kathryn Fitzwater, M.D.

General Pediatrics – UC Davis

Sophia Giang, M.D.

Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship – UCSF

Samantha Goggin, M.D.

General Pediatrics – San Diego, California

Kelsey McLean, M.D.

Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship – Washington DC

Michelle Odette, M.D.

Adolescent Medicine Fellowship - UCSF

Christina O’Neal, M.D.

Chief Resident

Haeli Park, M.D.

General Pediatrics – Lodi, California

Leonardo Rozal, M.D.

General Pediatrics - MA

Kazuhiro Sabet, M.D.

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship – Children’s National

Leah Sitler, M.D.

General Pediatrics – San Rafael, California

Kenny Vo, M.D.

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship - CHOC

2020

 Graduate

Career Choice

Jessica Cheng, M.D.

General Pediatrics – Elica (FQHC)

Nicholas Gianaris, M.D.

NICU Fellowship – Stanford

Tiffany Heckendorn, M.D.

General Pediatrics - Kaiser

Rachel Heidt, M.D.

General Pediatrics - Kaiser

Sarah Hirata, M.D.

General Pediatrics – LA, California

Jess Huang, M.D.

Chief Resident

Vidhi Jhaveri, M.D.

Hospitalist – LA, California

Monica Mattes, M.D.

Hospitalist Fellowship - CHLA

Rachel Robertson, M.D.

General Pediatrics – LA, California (FQHC)

Lena Rothstein, M.D.

General Pediatrics – UC Davis

Caroline Wang, M.D.

Chief Resident

Stephanie Yen, M.D.

General Pediatrics – Kaiser

Amy Zhou, M.D.

General Pediatrics

Class of 2019

Graduate Career Choice
Maya Bauer, M.D. General Pediatrics - Kaiser
Zachary Chaffin, M.D. Critical Care Fellowship – UC Davis
Heather Chou, M.D. General Pediatrics - Kaiser
Emily Daniel, M.D. Hospitalist - UC Davis/Lodi
Aditi Gupta, M.D. Hospitalist - Lucille Packard Children's Hospital, Stanford
Michelle Hines, M.D. General Pediatrics - UCSF
Lucia Kwong, M.D. General Pediatrics - Seattle, WA
Diamond Ling, M.D. Neonatology Fellowship - Advocate Children's, Chicago
Lancy Lu, M.D. Hospitalist - UC Davis/Lodi
Rebecca Speier, M.D. Neonatology Fellowship - Duke University
Suzanne Stewart, M.D. General Pediatrics - Marshall Medical Center, Placerville
Patricia Tenold, M.D. General Pediatrics - Kaiser
Katherine Tribble, M.D. Hospitalist - Lurie Children's Hospital, Chicago

Class of 2018

Graduate Career Choice
Danielle Coleman, M.D. General Pediatrics - Tacoma, WA
Lindsey Harms, M.D. DBP Fellowship - UC Davis MIND Institute
Kelly Hearney, M.D. General Pediatrics - Kaiser
Emily Huschart, M.D. Heme Onc Fellowship - Phoenix Children's
Rebecca Ives, M.D. General Pediatrics - Kaiser
Jeffrey Jilk, M.D. General Pediatrics - Sutter
Melissa Kramer, M.D. Urgent Care Fellowship - Phoenix Children's
Nurah Lawal, M.D. Hospitalist, Lodi Memorial --> Palliative Care Fellowship - Texas Children's
Natasha Namjoshi, M.D. Chief Resident --> General Pediatrics - Washington, D.C.
Heather Overman, M.D. General Pediatrics - Sutter
Erin Platter, M.D. Critical Care Fellowship - University of Virginia
Jocelyn Young, M.D. Chief Resident --> Gastroenterology Fellowship, UC San Diego

Class of 2017

Graduate Career Choice
Brian Barnette, M.D.  Neonatology Fellowship - UC San Diego
Alia Broman, M.D. Critical Care Fellowship - Oregon Health & Science University
Jennifer Chu-Smith, M.D. General Pediatrics - Washington
Devon Ganter, M.D. General Pediatrics - Kaiser
Jeffrey Gaston, M.D. General Pediatrics - Kaiser
Janice Gee, M.D. General Pediatrics - Kaiser
Emanuelle Maccalli, M.D. General Pediatrics - Italy
Andrea Nguyen, M.D.  General Pediatrics - Texas
Lisa Rasmussen, M.D.  General Pediatrics - UC Davis/Lodi
Garrett Sheng, M.D. General Pediatrics - Sutter
Brian Tullius, M.D. Hematology/Oncology - Nationwide Children's Hospital
Jihey Yuk, M.D.  General Pediatrics - California

Class of 2016

Graduate Career Choice
Samantha Auman, M.D.  General Pediatrics - California
Aleksandra Belova, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Anna Carlson, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Alison Delargy, M.D. Hospitalist - UC Davis
Michelle Hamline, M.D. Hospitalist - UC Davis
Christopher Kim, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Michael Kwak, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Julia Lee, M.D.  Allergy & Immunology - Saint Louis University
Stephanie Lieser, M.D.  General Pediatrics - California
Katie Long, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Jaya Maewal, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Kiran Mudambi, M.D.  Gastroenterology - Stanford University
Alexandra Yonts, M.D. Infectious Diseases - Children's National Health System

Class of 2015

Graduate Career Choice
Thea Bregman, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Manpreet Dhillon, M.D. Hospitalist - Georgia
Nataly Ghanem, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Theresa Kim, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Camha Le, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Shweta Murthi, M.D. PICU – University of Texas, Southwestern
Mikah Owen, M.D. Community Pediatrics Fellowship – University of Florida, Jacksonville
Pamela Pablico, M.D. Hospitalist – Texas
Mitch Ratanasen, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Karl Reiber, M.D. General Pediatrics –California
Kristin Sohn, M.D. Neonatology – University of California, Davis
Tammy Woo, M.D. General Pediatrics – California

Class of 2014

Graduate Career Choice
Catherine Bakey, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Caroline Currie, M.D. Hospitalist - California
Eric Fein, M.D. Hospitalist - California
Constance Gundacker, M.D. General Pediatrics - Alabama
Kara Kuhn-Riordon, M.D. Neonatology - UC Davis
Laura McDermott, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Patricia Molina, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Bhavana Narala, M.D. Endocrinology - Medical College of Wisconsin
Elizabeth Patridge, M.D. Infectious Diseases - Children's Hospital of Oakland/UC San Francisco
Daniel Petroni, M.D. Allergy and Immunology - University of Washington
Michael Saxton, M.D. Hospitalist - California
Ashvin Shenoy, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Kristina Stillwell, M.D. Neonatology - UC San Diego

Class of 2013

Graduate Career Choice
Nicole Chao, M.D. Anesthesia – UC San Francisco
Blair Colwell, M.D. PICU - Oregon Health Sciences University
Kristi Derrick, M.D. Endocrinology – Montefiore Medical Center, New York
Sharon DiPierro, M.D. General Pediatrics – California
Tami John, M.D. Hematology/Oncology – Children’s Hospital of Orange County, California
Eunice Kim, M.D. Hospitalist - California
Oanh Pham, M.D. Neonatology – University of Texas, Houston
Kathy Ponder, M.D. Neonatology – UC San Francisco
Flora Rafii, M.D. General Pediatrics – California
Kashmir Singh, M.D. General Pediatrics – California
Sophie White, M.D. Neonatology – UC Davis

Class of 2012

Graduate Career Choice
Jacob Henderson, M.D. Hematology/Oncology – Oregon Health Sciences University
Jean Pearce, M.D. Pediatric Emergency Medicine – University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Sheila Asare-Bediako, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Andrea Bataan, M.D. Neonatology - UC Davis
Erica Benthin, M.D. General Pediatrics - Oregon
Mandy Cheung, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Robert Elliot, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Ann Juodakis, M.D. Hospitalist - Arizona
Patty Ku, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Yvonne Lee, M.D. Endocrinology - University of California Davis
Andrew Nuibe, M.D. Infectious Disease - University of Utah
Mary Ritter, M.D. General Pediatrics - California

Class of 2011

Graduate Career Choice
Carrie Gardner, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Mark Ratanasen, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Emiley Fong, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Paul Fowler, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Brian Gablehouse, M.D. General Pediatrics - Colorado
Kristen Hoffman, M.D. Neonatology - UC Davis
Amanda Kostyk, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Mohammed Mortazavi, M.D. Sports Medicine - Colorado
Genevieve Palmer, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Kimberly Richards, M.D. Endocrinology - University of Wisconsin
Miguel Sanchez, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Sheila Thampi, M.D. Hematology/Oncology - UC San Francisco

Class of 2010

Graduate Career Choice
Catherine Allday-Davis, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Anne Camerlengo, M.D. PICU - Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
Jason Christensen, M.D. Cardiology - University of Michigan
Tausala Coleman, M.D. Pediatric Emergency Medicine - University of Washington
Nicholas Currlin, M.D. Hospitalist - California
Tuzdy Davis, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Olivia Griffths, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Mark Ikeda, M.D. Allergy and Immunology - University of Pittsburgh
Courtney LaCaze, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Josephine Lau, M.D. Adolescent Medicine - UC San Francisco
Gia Oh, M.D. Nephrology - Stanford University
Jennifer Singler, M.D. General Pediatrics - California

Class of 2009

Graduate Career Choice
Ryan Caltagirone, M.D. Pediatric Emergency Medicine - University of Colorado
Fatima Iqbal, M.D. Musculoskeletal Fellowship -UC Davis
Lindsey Lambourne, M.D. Hospitalist – California
Mary Jacena Leigh, M.D. Behavior and Development - UC Davis
Rachel Nelson, M.D.td> Hospitalist - California
Aimee Newman, M.D. Hematology/Oncology - Stanford University
Nkechi Nzerem, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Monique Radman, M.D. PICU - UC San Francisco
Sarah Sepehredad, M.D. Hospitalist - California
Sophia Shiau, M.D. General Pediatrics - Washington
Steve Smith, M.D. General Pediatrics - Idaho
Brenna Yard, M.D. Hospitalist - California

Class of 2008

Graduate Career Choice
Abdullah Ahram, M.D. Hospitalist - California
Amy Benson, M.D. Hematology/Oncology - UC San Francisco
Tannie Huang, M.D. Hematology/Oncology - UC San Francisco
Jennifer Jocson, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Lauren Kupersmith, M.D. General Pediatrics - New York
Aimee Newman, M.D. Hematology/Oncology - Stanford University
Winnie Kwan, M.D.td> General Pediatrics - California
Alison Lam, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Martin Lee, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Sophia Shiau, M.D. General Pediatrics - Washington
Chetan Mistry, M.D.td> General Pediatrics - California
Johann Peterson, M.D. Gastroenterology - California
Prabhjot Sandhu, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
John Welch, M.D. General Pediatrics - California

Class of 2007

Graduate Career Choice
Anna Barber, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Shontae Buffington, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Sofie De Nardi, M.D. Neonatology - California
Debra Hendrickson, M.D General Pediatrics - Nevada
Daniel Jackson, M.D. Allergy and Immunology - University of Wisconsin
Kelly Nation, M.D. General Pediatrics - Florida
Cindy Nguyen, M.D. Allergy and Immunology - University of Wisconsin
Jasmine Nguyen, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Amanda Penny, M.D. General Pediatrics - Mississippi
Jennifer Plymale, M.D. Cardiology - Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
Leah Scharff, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Anthony Wartell, M.D. Neonatology - California
Starr Wedemeyer, M.D. General Pediatrics - California

Class of 2006

Graduate Career Choice
Lindsey Albrecht, M.D. Endocrinology - UC Davis
Coleen Brownell, M.D. Rheumatology - UC San Francisco
Marc Chinn, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Kristopher Cumbermack, M.D. Cardiology - Kentucky
Inessa Gofman, M.D. Hospitalist - California
Laura Hufford, M.D. Hospitalist - California
Evelina Krieger, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Brian Ng, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Emily Scott, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Zackary Taylor, M.D. Infectious Disease - Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
Uyen Truong, M.D. Cardiology - Children's National
Karin Wertz, M.D. General Pediatrics - California

Class of 2005

Graduate Career Choice
Hay Cheam, M.D. Nephrology - UCLA
Rebecca Cunningham, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Jennifer Jackson, M.D. Nephrology - Emory
Dave Petersen, M.D. Anesthesia - UC Davis
Sarah Rozeboom, M.D. General Pediatrics - Oregon
Bryn Salt, M.D. Allergy and Immunology - National Jewish Research Center
Sara Tamarin, M.D. General Pediatrics - Washinton
Han Vu, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Nicole Walters, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Allison Wong, M.D. Gastroenterology - California

Class of 2004

Graduate Career Choice
Omar Ahmed, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Heather Books, M.D. General Pediatrics - Hawaii
Heather Books, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Matthew Heeren, M.D. General Pediatrics - California
Chrystal Louis, M.D. Hematology/Oncology - Texas Children's Hospital
Rachel Maney, M.D.td> Neonatology - University of Colorado
Ramya Srinivasan, M.D. PICU - UC San Francisco
Valerie Weiss, M.D General Pediatrics - Washinton
Side Xi, M.D. General Pediatrics - California