For over 60 years, the Department of Medicine at UCLA has engaged in world-class medical research, teaching, and patient care. Across 18 sub-specialties, our physicians are world-renowned experts in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of complex and routine illnesses.

Department Leadership

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E. Dale Abel, MD, PhD

William S. Adams Distinguished Professor of Medicine
Chair and Executive Medical Director
Department of Medicine
David Geffen School of Medicine and UCLA Health

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Yanina Venegas
Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), Department of Medicine
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Albert Haro
Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Department of Medicine
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Libby Shin
Executive Director, Office of the Chair of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, and UCLA Health