First Year Scholars

Learn more about K Program scholars and faculty

Amy L. Beck

MD, MPH
First Year Scholar
Medicine, Pediatrics, General Pediatrics

Nadia Diamond-Smith

PhD, MSc
First Year Scholar
Medicine, Epidemiology and Biostatistics / Global Health Sciences

Alison M. El Ayadi

ScD, MPH
First Year Scholar
Medicine, Obstetrics, Gynecology & RS

Lindsay A. Hampson

MD
First Year Scholar
Medicine, Urology

Carolyn Hendrickson

MD, MPH
First Year Scholar
Medicine, Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Vasantha Jotwani

MD
First Year Scholar
Medicine, Medicine, Nephrology

Suni Kaiser

MD, MSc
First Year Scholar
Medicine, Pediatrics, Pediatric Hospital Medicine

Catherine Koss

MD
First Year Scholar
Medicine, HIV / Global Medicine, Infectious Diseases

Chaz Langelier

MD, PhD
First Year Scholar
Medicine, Medicine, Infectious Diseases

Brett Ley

MD, MAS
First Year Scholar
Medicine, Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Suzanna R. Martinez

MS, PhD
First Year Scholar
UC Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Nutrition Policy Institute, UCSD Pediatrics, Center for Community Health

Ashley E. Mason

PhD
First Year Scholar
Medicine, Medicine, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine

Meghan McGarry

MD, MS
First Year Scholar
Medicine, Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonary

Farzad Moazed

MD
First Year Scholar
Medicine, Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Haley Naik

MD, MHSc
First Year Scholar
Medicine, Dermatology

Juno Obedin-Maliver

MD, MPH, MAS
First Year Scholar
Medicine, Obstetrics, Gynecology & RS, Gynecology / General Internal Medicine

Nynikka R.A. Palmer

DrPh, MPH
First Year Scholar
Medicine, Medicine / Urology / Radiation Oncology, General Internal Medicine

Elena Portacolone

PhD, MBA, MPH
First Year Scholar
Nursing, Institute for Health Aging

Lori C. Sakoda

PhD, MPH
First Year Scholar
Kaiser Permanente Division of Research

Judy Y. Tan

PHD, MA
First Year Scholar
Medicine, Medicine, Prevention Science / Center for AIDS Prevention Studies

Veronica Yank

MD
First Year Scholar
Medicine, Medicine, General Internal Medicine