Please mark your calendar for the virtual primary care career panel! We encourage you to attend even if you are not certain whether you are interested in a career in primary care. This is a great opportunity to talk to representatives from many local healthcare organizations including UCSD, VA San Diego, Sharp Rees-Stealy, Kaiser, Scripps, SharpCare Medical Group, Family Health Centers of San Diego, and more!
Please save the date for a virtual primary care career panel! We encourage you to attend even if you are not certain whether you are interested in a career in primary care. This is a great opportunity to talk to representatives from many local healthcare organizations including UCSD, VA San Diego, Sharp Rees-Stealy, Scripps, SharpCare Medical Group, Family Health Centers of San Diego, and more!
Congratulations to Aram Namavar for being appointed as a Resident Liaison to the San Diego Chapter of the Society of Hospital Medicine. He will be the first resident on the leadership team of this organization!
Congratulations also to our Associate Program Director and hospitalist extraordinaire, Ali Farkhondehpour who is the President-Elect of the SHM San Diego Chapter!
SAVE THE DATE! Dr. Wan will be teaching us how to buff up our CVs before we apply for fellowship, share them with letter writers, or apply for jobs. The session will be Monday, 3/22/2021 at 12noon-1pm via Zoom. Zoom link to follow. Bring your CV to the session so you can take notes on how to improve it in real time!
There EVEN MORE organizations currently hiring primary care doctors in the Southern California region and UCSD graduates are highly desirable candidates! If you are considering a job in primary care, please reach out to Stacy Charat, Primary Care Pathway Director for more information (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Examples of opportunities include:
TrueCare Federally Qualified Health Centers in North County, San Diego
UC Irvine primary care affiliate
Independent private practice opportunity
St. Jude Heritage Medical Group in Orange County
Private Practice multi-specialty group in San Diego
Join us tonight, Thursday, 1/14, 6-7:30 PM – Zoom link is in your email!
Agenda for the Session:
6-6:30pm: General overview of the application timeline and steps all applicants need to take presented by Alex Cypro and Dr. Jassal.
6:30-7:30pm: Sub-specialty breakout rooms featuring all of the specialties that you expressed interest in on a survey earlier in the year, including Cardiology, PCCM, GI, Rheumatology, Endocrinology, Allergy & Immunology, Infectious Disease, Heme/Onc, Geriatrics, and Nephrology!
Dear Residents, Please join us for our Endocrinology Interest Group on Thursday 11/12 from 5:30pm-6:30pm via Zoom (information below). Thank you to Sophie Cannon and Dr. Santos for setting this up! Sincerely, Your Chiefs
If you’d like to participate in the research block elective next year, now is your chance! We are planning a session to set you up for success with regards to helping find a mentor, writing a proposal and submitting an application to secure this coveted protected research time during your senior residency years.
This session is open to those interested in pursuing fellowship, Hospital Medicine or Primary Care! Many residents who are looking for careers in hospital medicine and primary care have participated in this research block. The world is your oyster! Furthermore, if you are a 2nd year and have not yet applied to this block, there is still the opportunity to participate during your 3rd year!
“How to choose a research mentor and write a research proposal.”
– 10/23: AFTER Friday school (5:10-6:10pm) via Zoom (link below)