Faculty

Heather Bennett Schickedanz, MD

Chairperson, Department of Family Medicine Harbor-UCLA
Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Chair, LA County Health Agency Geriatrics Workgroup
Member, Harbor UCLA Medical Executive Committee; Executive leadership Council-LEAN

Medical School:  University of California, San Francisco
Residency:  Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
Fellowship: Geriatric Medicine, University of California, San Francisco-ZSFGH-San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Board Certification:  Family Practice (American Board of Family Medicine); Geriatric Medicine (ABIM)

Interests: Health equity/Care of underserved communities, Geriatrics/Care of vulnerable older adults, PCMH transformation/Patient-centered care, Quality improvement/Team-based care, Community partnerships, Justice/Advocacy, and Training/Pipeline.

 

Daniel Castro, MD

Associate Clinical Professor, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Past President, Professional Staff Association, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
President, Los Angeles Chapter of the American Academy of Family Physicians
Member, Community Engagement Research Program (CERP), UCLA CTSI

Medical School:  University of Minnesota School of Medicine at Minneapolis
Residency:  Family Medicine, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Board Certification:  American Board of Family Medicine, Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ) in Geriatrics

Interests: Geriatrics, Health Disparities, Pipeline Projects, Empowerment Strategies for Under-resourced Communities

John Cheng, MD

Medical Director, Harbor-UCLA Family Health Center
Associate Clinical Professor, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Subject Matter Expert, ORCHID Electronic Health Record Implementation Team
Director, ABLE Clinic services
Team manager, Departmental softball team.

Medical School
:  UCLA School of Medicine
Residency:  Family Medicine, Harbor UCLA Medical Center
Fellowship:  Sports Medicine and Office Procedures, Harbor-UCLA Family Medicine
Board Certification:  American Board of Family Medicine, Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ) in Sports Medicine

Interests: Patient-centered medical home, quality improvement, medical informatics