Faculty at our VAQS site are sought after for expertise in implementation science, program evaluation, primary care, mental health, women’s health, patient safety, and vulnerable populations.

Fellows come to our VAQS site to gain an expertise in health services research and  quality improvement methods.

Our program site is known for the strength of its health services research program, the diversity of VA-based implementation science activities, the diversity of faculty interests, and close connections to our academic affiliate (especially UCLA Schools of Medicine and Public Health) and to RAND.

Senior Faculty Scholars

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                                          David Ganz, MD, PhD
                                                    David.Ganz@va.gov

  Shelly de Peralta, DNP, ACNP-BC
                Shelly.Deperalta@va.gov

Faculty Scholar

Chang 1

Evelyn Chang, MD, MSHS
Evelyn.Chang@va.gov

Emeritus Scholar

Lisa Rubenstein 1

Lisa Rubenstein, MD, MSPH
lisa.rubenstein@va.gov

Current FIRST Year Fellows

Jonathan Baghdadi

Jonathan Baghdadi, MD

Current Second Year Fellows

Caleb Cheng

Caleb Cheng, MD

Current Third Year Fellows

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                                                                                                         Maryanne Chumpia, MD

ALUMNI

2018

Linda Kim, RN

Connie Lin, MD

2017

Brian Doyle, MD

Lucinda Leung, MD

Katherine Mitchell, MD, RN

2016

Pushpa Raja, MD

Christine Lam, MD, MBA

Yalda Rahimi, RN-BSN, PHN, BA, MSHA