Lia Africa,

Lia Africa,


Internal Medicine


Hospital Medicine


Internal Medicine


  • Hospitalist


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

UC Davis Medical Center

2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Primary Phone:
800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284)




M.D., University of Nevada School of Medicine, 2010-2014

Psychology, Nevada State College

Psychology, University of the Philippines

B.S., Biology, University of Nevada � Las Vegas


Internal Medicine, UC Davis, 2014-2017

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine,

Professional Memberships

American Medical Association

American College of Physicians

Society of Hospital Medicine

Select Recent Publications

Smith BT, Bryson Jr RW, Chua V, Africa LA, Klicka J.  Speciational history of North American Haemorhous finches (Aves: Fringillidae) inferred from multilocus data.  Mol Phylogenet Evol.  66(3): 1055-59, 2013 Mar.

Hensley CT, Kamneva OK, Levy KM, Labahn SK, Africa LA, Wing HJ.  Two promoters and two translation start sites control the expression of the Shigella flexneri outer membrane protease IcsP. Arch Microbiol. 193(4): 263-74.

Africa LA, Murphy ER, Egan NR, Wigley AF, Wing HJ.  The iron responsive Fur/RyhB regulatory cascade modulates the Shigella outer membrane protease IcsP.  Inf and Immunity.  79(11): 4543-49. 2011 Nov.