Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles siteCurrently seeking physician and psychologist fellowship applicants! If interested contact Dr Lisa Altman, ​Dr Donna Washington, Dr Elizabeth Yano by email or click Apply Now! for our general online, initial application process.

Location: VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, 16111 Plummer Street Sepulveda, CA 

Fellowship Site Established: 1992

Academic Affiliations: University of California (UCLA) - Los Angeles, Schools of Public Health and Medicine

Director: Lisa Altman, MD

Associate Chief of Staff for Healthcare Transformation and Innovation, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System

Associate Professor of Medicine, UCLA

Email: lisa.altman@va.gov

Co-Director: Donna Washington, MD, MPH

VA Health Services Research & Development (HSR&D) Center for the Study of Healthcare Innovation, Implementation and Policy (CSHIIP), VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System

Professor of Medicine, UCLA

Email: donna.washington@va.gov

Co-Director: Elizabeth Yano, PhD, MSPH

Co-Director VA HSR&D Center of Excellence for the Study of Healthcare Provider Behavior, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System

Professor of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health

Email: elizabeth.yano@va.gov

Fellowship Site Focus: To train creative, independent, ethical and productive leaders in health services research and related fields.

Fellowship Site Goal: The goal is to provide a program with enough structure and resources to enable fellows to progress in multiple areas while recognizing they are independent adults whose interests and goals will primarily determine the path they will follow. The aim is to produce outstanding practitioners (proficient as researchers, clinicians, and educators) for academic VA positions in the area of women’s health, in order to advance and improve VA women’s healthcare as well as the VA women’s healthcare delivery system.

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