Meet Our People

Hear from some of our people, in their own words, about their experiences in the Department of Medicine and why the DOM is unique in its culture of inclusion.

Dr. Venado

“As an immigrant from Mexico, I cherished the opportunity to provide advanced lung disease and transplant care to Latino patients at UCSF.”

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Dr. St. Helen

“There were LGBTQ fellows and significant gender, racial, religious, and cultural diversity among us. I have never experienced such warm collegiality in an academic setting!”

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Dr. Piawah

“As a mentor, I also have the joy of helping minority medical students navigate career decisions while supporting them in their aspirations.”

Read more about Sorbarikor