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About the Fellowship

We are dedicated to providing an excellent endocrinology and metabolism fellowship training program that prepares academic endocrinologists to achieve their potential in research and clinical practice.

In research education, the Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism offers rich opportunities for study and collaboration with other UC San Diego departments and schools as well as with researchers in outside institutions, from local to international. UC San Diego is one of the highest-ranked research universities in the world, and it is situated in the increasingly well-known creative cluster of major research institutes and biotechnology firms in the La Jolla area of Southern California.

In the clinical realm, UC San Diego Health is a highly-ranked and expanding tertiary and quaternary referral center with three major hospitals and numerous outpatient clinics in diverse settings.

Our Endocrine Fellowship is a 2-year ACGME-accredited training program focusing on general clinical endocrinology with scholarly activity & research. There are opportunities to pursue a 3rd year of fellowship with a more in-depth focus on research. Our fellowship training experience has unique opportunities that help us train strong clinical endocrinologists committed to caring for a diverse patient population.

Program Overview

Get details about clinical training, research activities, and educational conferences.

About the Program

Clinical Sites

Our 3 hospital systems provide complementary experiences serving diverse patient populations.

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Get to know our current fellows, their areas of interests, and their hobbies.

Meet Our Fellows

How to Apply

We strive to create a diverse educational environment within our division and encourage applicants from a wide variety of backgrounds to apply.

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Program Director

Tricia Santos Cavaiola, M.D.

Associate Program Director

Gina Woods, M.D.

Program Administrator

Amanda Williamson