Cecil Benitez, MD, PhD, MS

Cecil Benitez, MD, PhD, MS

Dr. Benitez was born in Mexico and grew up in Los Angeles, CA. She received her Bachelors from UCLA and MD/PhD from Stanford University, where she also obtained a MS in Epidemiology and Clinical Research. She completed her internship at Highland Hospital, a UCSF affiliated county hospital. She is passionate about patient advocacy, promoting the advancement of medicine through clinical trials and biomedical research, and mentoring disadvantaged youth.