Cohort I K12 Scholars

Alejandra Casillas, MD, MSHS

Alejandra Casillas, MD, MSHS

LAC DHS Scholar

Mentors: Arleen Brown, MD, PhD; Anish Mahajan, MD, MS, MPH
Project: “Engaging Patients with Diabetes Mellitus into a Bilingual Patient Portal in the Los Angeles County Safety Net”

Links:
UCLA Health
UCLA Profiles

Kristin Choi, PhD, RN, MS

Kristin Choi, PhD, RN, MS

KPSC Scholar

Mentors: Karen Coleman, PhD; Benjamin Broder, MD
Project: “Effect of a Policy Implementation on Patient-Centered Outcomes for Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder”

Links: 
myNCBI Publications
UCLA Nursing
Kaiser Permanente Research
UCLA NCSP
Twitter

Ippolytos Kalofonos, MD, PhD, MPH

Ippolytos Kalofonos, MD, PhD, MPH

VA GLAHCS Scholar

Mentors: Ken Wells, MD, MPH; Barry Guze, MD
Project: “Veteran Voices and Visions: Improving Community Integration for Veterans Experiencing Homelessness and Severe Mental Illness through a Peer-Support Group Intervention”

Links:
UCLA Semel Institute
UCLA Profiles

Sae Takada, MD, PhD, MS

Sae Takada, MD, PhD, MS

UCLA Health Scholar

Mentors: Steven Shoptaw, PhD; Michael Pfeffer, MD
Project: “Social Determinants of Health Screening at UCLA”

Links:
UCLA Health
UCLA Profiles