Faculty

residency program.

FACULTY

The UCSF Fresno Department of Pediatrics has more than 160 faculty members.

LEADERSHIP

Serena Yang, MD, MPH

Interim Chief of Pediatrics
Associate Clinical Professor

Steven Foster, DO, FAAP

Residency Program Director
Associate Clinical Professor

Dr. Faulkenberry-Miranda

Christian Faulkenberry-Miranda, MD

Associate Residency Program Director
Medical Director of Ambulatory Resident Education
Assistant Clinical Professor

Dr. Kinman

Renee Kinman, MD, PhD

Associate Residency Program Director
Associate Clinical Professor

ADOLESCENT MEDICINE

Sarah Stender, MD

Clinical Professor

PEDIATRIC ALLERGY

A.M. Aminian, MD

Clinical Instructor

PEDIATRIC CARDIOLOGY

Ann Coll, MD

Ana C. Coll, MD

Division Director
Assistant Clinical Professor

Nancy Hua, DO

Nancy Hua, DO

Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSF

Dr. Nair

Athira Nair, MD, FAAP

Assistant Clinical Professor

DEVELOPMENTAL & BEHAVIORAL PEDIATRICS

Linda Copeland, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor

David M. Snyder, MD, FAAP

Associate Clinical Professor

Amy Parks, LCSW

Additional UCSF Volunteer Faculty:

CHILD NEUROLOGY

HT Huchinson, MD

H.T. Hutchison, MD, PhD

Division Director, Child Neurology
Clinical Professor

Isabello Artacho, MD

Clinical Instructor

Timothy Foster, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor

CHILD PSYCHIATRY

Karen Kraus, MD

Associate Clinical Professor

PEDIATRIC CRITICAL CARE

Thianchai Bunnalai, MD

Interim Division Director, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
PICU Medical Director, Community Regional Medical Center
Associate Clinical Professor

Victor Vargas, MD

Victor Vargas, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor

Sabrina Adams, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor

Eyup Keles

Eyup Keles, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor

DERMATOLOGY

Gregory L. Simpson, MD

Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, UCSF
Dermatology Division Director

PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY MEDICINE

Dr. Kezirian

Robert H. Kezirian, MD

Clinical Professor

PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY

Dr. Kinman

Renee Kinman, MD, PhD

Associate Residency Program Director
Associate Clinical Professor

Dr. Le

Jennifer Le, CPNP, CDE

Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Patrick Sheperd, MD

Patrick Shepherd, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSF

PEDIATRIC GASTROENTEROLOGY

Michael Haight, MD, MHA

Division Director
Clinical Professor

Hani Gutierrez, NP

Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

GENERAL PEDIATRICS

Dr. Abu-Shamsieh

Aimee Abu-Shamsieh, MD, MPH

Associate Clinical Professor

Dr. Faulkenberry-Miranda

Christian Faulkenberry-Miranda, MD

Associate Residency Program Director
Medical Director of Ambulatory Resident Education
Assistant Clinical Professor

John Scholefield, MD

Co-Medical Director, Children’s Health Center
Clinical Professor

Serena Yang, MD, MPH

Interim Chief of Pediatrics
Associate Clinical Professor

Erica Gastelum, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor
Medical Student Site Director

Dr. Kido

Tamiko Kido, MD

Associate Clinical Professor

Monica Daniels, CPNP

Lead Nurse Practitioner, Children’s Health Center
Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Kelly Hamel, CPNP

Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Jennifer Nolt, CPNP

Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Nikol Fuller, NP

Certified Nurse Practitioner

Jacquelynn Wagoner, DO

Jacquelynn Wagoner, DO

HS Clinical Instructor, UCSF

Matthew Hadeed, DO

Matthew Hadeed, DO

HS Clinical Instructor, UCSF

COMMUNITY BASED GENERAL PEDIATRICIANS

Amy Evans, MD, FAAP, FABM

Associate Clinical Professor

Nicole Banh, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor

Prem Singh, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor

GENETICS

Joseph Shen, MD, PhD

Division Director
Associate Clinical Professor

PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY

Tiffany Lin, MD

Assistant Professor

NEONATOLOGY

Krishnakumbar B. Rajani, MD

Clinical Professor
Medical Director of Neonatal Programs-CRMC

Dr. Rajani

Anand Rajani, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor

Stephen Elliot, MD

Stephen J. Elliott, MD

Associate Clinical Professor

David Aguilar, MD

David Aguilar, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor

Dr. Kumar

Alok Kumar, MD

Associate Clinical Professor

Shahriar Mokrian, MD, FAAP

Assistant Clinical Professor

NEPHROLOGY

Paul Brakeman, MD

Associate Clinical Professor
Medical Director Pediatric Kidney Transplant Program

PEDIATRIC PULMONOLOGY

Dr. Moua

John Moua, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSF Fresno

Paul Do, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor

PEDIATRIC RHEUMATOLOGY

Emily Von Scheven, MD, MAS

Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Chief, Division of Pediatric Rheumatology
Co-Director for Residency Research Training, Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI)

Dr. Kim

Susan Kim, MD MMSc

Pediatrics, Babies and Children’s, Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, New York

PEDIATRIC HOSPITALIST MEDICINE

Richa Kaushal, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor

Alya Ahmad, MD

Associate Clinical Professor

Christine Nelson, MD

Associate Clinical Professor

Dr. Guzman

Luella Guzman, MD, FAAP

Associate Clinical Professor, UCSF

Dr. Montes

Jorge Montes, MD

Associate Clinical Professor, UCSF

Additional UCSF Volunteer Faculty:

Shelley Aggarwal, MD

Raymund David, MD
Steven Ehrreich, MD

Melissa Aguirre, MD
Marina Alper, MD
Victoria Acharya, MD
Edsel Arce-Hernandez, MD
Horig Artinian, MD
Mark Barrett, MD
Jaime Bohlman, MD
Sylvester Bryan, MD
Mercedes Chapa, MD
Linne Curtis, MD
Lindsey Demetral, DO
Sindhura Gandham, MD
James Horspool, DO
Philip Hyden, MD
Rhonda Keosheyan, MD
Nahal Lalefar, MD
Jolie Limon, MD
Peter Nakaguchi, MD
Tiffany Osburn, MD
Mitul Patel, MD
Veronica Ramirez, MD
John Sanchez, MD
Jennifer Snider, MD
Neepa Ved, MD

​Malik Baz, MD

PEDIATRIC ANESTHESIA

Virgil Airola, MD
Igor Bulatov, MD
Marty Clayman, MD
Marino Fernandez, MD
David Fischer, MD
Theodore Greaves, MD
Timothy Hansen, MD
Kamran Husain, MD
Randall Morton, MD
Yash Patel, MD
Harpreet Sandhu, MD
Newton Seiden, MD
Edward Tang, MD
Sivasai Voora, MD

John Caton, MD
Paul Francis, MD
Narakesari Heragu, MD
Carl Owada, MD
James Prochazka, MD
Kenneth Rouillard, MD
Valeriano Simbre, MD

Azadeh Fayazi, MD
Samuel Lehman, MD
Tara Lemoine, MD
David Merzel, MD

Janice Kezirian, MD
Shehma Khan, MD
Henry Pollack, MD
Soledad Raroque, MD
Lawrence Satkowiak, MD
Gregory Watts, MD

Swati Banerjee, MD
Nedim Cakan, MD
Animesh Sharma, MD

Philip McDonald, MD
​Roberto Gugig, MD
Anita Sicolo, MD
Joshua Warolin, DO

Susan Winter, MD
Aaina Kochhar, MD

Vinod Balasa, MD
Vonda Crouse, MD
John Gates, MD
J. Daniel Ozeran, MD, PhD
Faisal Razzaqi, MD
David Samuel, MD

Sahar Barayan, MD
Syed Kamal, MD

PEDIATRIC ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY

Michael Elliott, MD
Joseph Gerardi, MD
ThuBu Leba, MD
Jon Oda, MD

Mimi Chao, MD
Angela Rodriguez, MD
Peter Witt, MD

Sudhakar Reddivalam, MD
Mary Anne Tablizo, MD

Mark Alson, MD
Elisa Foster, MD
William Hastrup, MD
Fred Laningham, MD
Michael Myracle, MD
Edward Nagel, MD
Bonna Rogers-Neufeld, MD
Felix Wang, MD

Michael Allshouse, MD
David Hodge, MD
Douglas Tamura, MD

Devonna Kaji, MD