Program Director Message

Siressha Reddy

Sireesha Reddy, MD

Program Director

Social Media

Open Faculty Positions

Alumni, Stay in touch

UCSF Diversity

UCSF Diversity Image


Medical Students

Medical Students at UCSF Fresno Familty Medicine

The Department of Family & Community Medicine is happy to offer the following 4th year electives:

140.50 Ambulatory

140.53 Advanced Inpatient Med D

140.55 Palliative Care 

For more information on the application process, go directly to the Medical Student Programs website. For questions related to availability of the elective, please reach out to Shelby Fallas at

Visiting Student Scholarship

The UCSF-Fresno Family and Community Medicine department is excited to offer a visiting student scholarship to individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds, who are committed to working with underserved populations, or are interested in working with issues related to diversity, equity, and inclusion.   


To be eligible for this scholarship, you must be entering your final year of medical school and planning to pursue a career in Family Medicine.  You must meet all course pre-requisites as outlined and be in good academic standing.  Finally, you must identify as a student from a disadvantaged** background.     

 ** Family with an annual income below established low-income thresholds AND/OR from a social, cultural, or educational environment such as that found in certain rural or inner-city environments that have demonstrably presented barriers to navigating admissions or access to medical careers.  

To apply for the scholarship, please complete the application using the following link   

Please be prepared to upload your current CV, medical school transcript, and your USMLE/COMLEX transcript. 

Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis starting May 30, 2023.  We will continue reviewing applications until both scholarships are awarded.  We suggest you apply early.