Internal Medicine Residency Recent Graduates and Fellowships

The most recent three year ABIM pass rate for first time takers of the ABIM is 100%.

We are proud of our reputation with fellowship programs and our track record of placing residents. Nearly all Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital residents in the last decade who have seriously sought a fellowship program have been successful.

Recent Graduates and Fellowships

2019

Chelsea Dean, M.D.
S.B. County Public Health Department

Lindsay Katona, DO
Hospitalist, Sansum Clinic
Santa Barbara, CA

Sergio Rubio, M.D.
Private Practice
Santa Barbara, CA

Clayton Naddell, M.D.
Private Practice
Simi Valley, CA

Natalie Achamallah
Pulmonary/Critical Care - Fellowship
Cedars Sinai, L.A.

Camille Hunter
Geriatrics Medicine - Fellowship
UCLA

Andrea Zambrano
Infectious Disease - Fellowship
Univ. of Washington

Nathan Collins
Anesthesiology - Residency
Richmond, VA

2018

Emily Chen, D.O.
Private Practice
Elk Grove, CA

Alice Lin, D.O.
Hospitalist
Sacramento, CA

Negin Sobhani, M.D.
Hospitalist
Sacramento, CA

Alex Hardwick
Cardiology - Fellowship
Kaiser Permanente, San Francisco

Samantha Mathews
Infectious Disease - Fellowship
Dartmouth University

Daisy Lankarani
GI - Fellowship
Univ. of Nevada, Las Vegas

Yuri Matusov
Pulmonary/Critical Care - Fellowship
Cedars Sinai, L.A.

Cameron Selent
Infectious Disease - Fellowship
Medical Univ. of South Carolina

2017

Brenda Ruvalcaba, M.D.
Hospitalist
UC Davis

Anita Rai, M.D.
Group Practice
Sansum Clinic, Santa Barbara, CA

Michelle Pham, M.D.
Hospitalist
Seattle, WA

Priyanka Saharan, M.D.
Hospitalist
Oakland, CA

Eric Tam
Pulmonary/Critical Care - Fellowship
Univ. of Texas, San Antonio

Erin Dizon
Infectious Disease - Fellowship
USC, L.A.

Susie Fong
Sleep Medicine - Fellowship
UCLA

Kyle Powers
Palliative Care - Fellowship
National Institute of Health

2016

Kacie Brumley, M.D.
Hospitalist
San Diego, CA

Connor Johnson, M.D.
Hospitalist
Marian Hospital, Santa Maria, CA

Eunice Kwon, D.O.
Hospitalist
Good Samaritan, Los Angeles, CA

Erin Kenney, D.O.
Rheumatology - Fellowship
Scripps Hospital, San Diego, CA

Satbir Singh, M.D.
Endocrinology - Fellowship
University of Utah

Bryant Wilson, M.D.
Sports Medicine - Fellowship
University of Southern Florida 

2015

Melissa Barger
Infectious Disease - Fellowship
Keck/USC University
Los Angeles, CA

Emily Colgate
HIV - Fellowship
University of Massachusetts
Worcester, MA

Anil Jagtiani
Infectious Disease - Fellowship
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minn.

Sawyer Haig
Primary Care
Santa Barbara, CA

Jeremy Lash
Hospitalist
Santa Barbara, CA

Katya Markova
Endocrinology - Fellowship
University of Utah
SLC, Utah

Paul Ozuzun
Nephrology - Fellowship
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA

2014

Dena El Sayed
Infectious Disease - Fellowship
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA

Karina Garcia
Primary Care
Santa Barbara, CA

Erick Imbertson
Gastroenterology - Fellowship
Loma Linda University Medical Center
Loma Linda, CA

Mauli Patel
Hospitalist
Woodland Hills, CA

Sylvia Rivera
Endocrinology - Fellowship
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC

Shant Shirvanian
Pulmonary/Critical Care - Fellowship
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA

Souji Sodavarapu
Primary Care
Stockton, CA

2013

Scott Ahl
Endocrinology - Fellowship
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

Jasneet Dhillon
Primary Care
Aptos, CA

Hubert Lee
Hospitalist
Woodland Hills, CA

Mike Loya
Primary Care
Solvang, CA

Manish Mehta
Hyperbaric Medicine - Fellowship
UC San Diego
San Diego, CA

Alex Morf
Primary Care
Santa Barbara, CA

Amanda Scott
Primary Care
Santa Ynez, CA

2012

Michael Alyesh
Primary Care
Beverly Hills, CA

Allison Beaunier
Primary Care
Lakewood, CO

Brittany Demco
Primary Care
Boston, MA

Matti Jansen
Primary Care
Santa Barbara, CA

William Knapp
Primary Care
Concord, CA

Rashid Paband
Primary Care
La Mesa, CA

Ashley Thorsell
Endocrinology - Fellowship
Scripps Hospital
San Diego, CA