Expert Qualifications

This expert is an extremely well-qualified internist with additional experience and interest in geriatrics, palliative medicine, and hospice care. She has published more 28 peer-reviewed primary publications, review articles, invited articles, abstracts and book chapters. This expert has also traveled, giving numerous presentations on geriatrics, palliative medicine and hospice care. She currently holds a physician position at one of the finest VA institutions in the country, University, and is medical director for a program of all inclusive care for elderly

Bio Snapshot

  • Location: San Diego, CA
  • MD: Dental/Medical Basic Sciences, Harvard University, Medicine, Drexel University
  • Internship: Internal Medicine, Drexel University
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, University of Hawaii
  • Fellowship: Geriatrics, University of California San Diego
  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Licensure: CA, NV, HI
  • Published: 28+ peer-reviewed publications
  • Presentations: 30+ geriatric, palliative care, hospice presentations
  • Member, American Medical Directors Association
  • Member, American Geriatrics Society
  • Member, California Geriatrics Society
  • Member, Gerontological Society of America
  • Member, American Society of Bone and Mineral Research
  • Member, American Directors of Geriatrics Academic Programs
  • Member, American Program Directors of Internal Medicine
  • Member, American Academy of Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Current, UCSD Geriatrics Fellowship Program Director
  • Current, CLC Medical Director & Associate Professor of HS Medicine
  • Current, VA Physician, Geriatrics, Hospice & Palliative Medicine

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