Current staffing by campus
Pacific Campus: 24 FTEs
Davies/Cal Campus: 14 FTEs
Mission Bernal Campus: 8 FTEs
Novato Campus: 5 FTEs
Santa Rosa Campus: 9 FTEs
Unique Hospitalist program culture
Recruitment of high-level graduates from UCSF, Johns Hopkins and CPMC residency programs, with varied backgrounds and different levels of experience
Languages spoken: Spanish, Japanese, French, Romanian, Mandarin, German, Taiwanese, Cantonese
Emphasis on quality and cost-effective care
High level of teamwork and camaraderie
Active member involvement in ongoing program improvement
Sense of ownership of Hospitalist program amongst members
Long-term Hospitalist retention
Minimal staff turnover since program's inception
Excellent morale and teamwork
Outstanding role models for resident trainees
Dana Bui, M.D. completed her undergrad at the University of St. Thomas in Biology, Chemistry, and Mathematics in 2004. In 2009, Dr. Bui graduated from University of Texas Medical School in Houston. She started an internship in general surgery at St. Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, New Jersey. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at St. Mary’s Medical Center where she was the chief resident. From a leadership perspective, Dr. Bui has been on multiple committees including but not limited to Hospital Critical Care Committee, St. Mary’s Medical Center Clinical Competency Committee and Hospital Sepsis Committee. Dr. Bui has also conducted numerous researches and has multiple publications. Dr. Bui is board certified in Internal Medicine.
Mekhala Chandra, M.D. received her medical degree from the Bharati Vidyapeeth University, College of Medicine, India and completed her residency at California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco. Dr. Chandra is Board Eligible in Internal Medicine.
Kip King, M.D. joined IMMG in June 2002 and remained with the group when it became PIMG. He received his medical degree from the University of Illinois' College of Medicine in 1994, and completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin in 1997. He is board certified in Internal Medicine.
Nishith Singh, M.D. received his medical degree from Calcutta University, India. He completed his residency at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine and finished a hematology/oncology fellowship program at National Institutes of Health, Bethesda. Dr.Singh is Board Certified in Internal Medicine. His interests include literature, writing fiction and poetry, hiking, and running.
Nebiyu Tegegn, M.D. received his medical degree from UCSF and completed his residency at Providence Portland Medical Center. Dr. Tegegn is Board Eligible in Internal Medicine.
Rachael VanDeBogart, M.D. graduated from San Francisco State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Physiology. She received her medical degree from The University of Nevada School of Medicine and completed residency at CPMC. She is board certified in internal medicine.