Program Director Message

Ivy Darden

Ivy Darden, MD

Program Director

We are proud of what we have to offer, and are happy you are visiting us online.


Upcoming Conferences

Cardiology in the Valley

13th Annual Cardiology in the Valley Symposium

May 5, 2018, 7am-1:30pm

Learn of the latest diagnostic and treatment strategies for acute and chronic treatment of symptomatic coronary artery disease.

Internal Medicine

Welcome to the UCSF Internal Medicine Residency Program


The mission of the UCSF Fresno Department of Internal Medicine is: to promote the health of Central California by providing innovative and excellent patient care, training the next generation of physicians and advancing patient-centered research.


  • To become the medical provider of choice in Central California, delivering quality and compassionate healthcare regardless of means
  • To become the pre-eminent community-based education program in the country
  • To create and refine innovative models of healthcare
  • To foster intellectual curiosity in a work environment where faculty and staff are passionate about their profession and committed to lifelong learning


On Monday, September 19, 2016, Dr. Ivy Darden was inducted into The Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educator’s. Working closely with the Office of Medical Education, the Academy of Medical Educators delivers ambitious programs to teachers across the medical education continuum at UCSF. Academy of Medical Educator members play a leading role in medical education locally and nationally. Congratulations to Dr. Darden on this amazing achievement!
To learn more about this program please visit:

EventFaculty/LeaderEvent DateEvent LocationTime
Mini Med SchoolDr. VohraSept. 5-Oct. 10 (every Tuesday)Auditorium, 136,1375:30-7:30pm
Women’s Heart FairDr. DanieleSaturday, February 3, 2018Auditorium, 136,13710-2pm
Multidisciplinary UpdatesDr. Naing/Dr. JainMarch 9-10, 2018Auditorium, 136,1378:00am-5:00pm
Air Pollution & Climate ChangeDr. Joseph/Dr. UpadhyaySaturday, April 7, 2018Auditorium, 136,1378:00am-2:00pm  
Cardiology in the ValleySerenaSaturday, May 5, 2018Auditorium, 136,1378:00am-1:30pm