Faculty and Instructors

Internal Medicine

Joel Trambley, MD, PhD

Program Director

Responsibilities:
Oversees Internal Medicine Residency Program, attends on both inpatient wards and outpatient clinics
Medical School:
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Ga.
Internal Medicine Residency Training:
University of California San Francisco Medical Center
Professional Interests:
Care of liver patients including pre- and post-transplant, care for the LGBT community, HIV medicine, disparities in healthcare delivery and care of the underserved
Personal Interests:
Active on a number of non-profit and civic boards, avid softball player and coach, award winning columnist, cooking and wine tasting

Robin P. Abdelmalik, MD, FACC

Associate Program Director

Responsibilities:
Chair of Clinic Competency Committee (CCC), Member of Program Evaluation Committee (PEC), Inpatient clinical rotations and didactics
Medical School:
Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, Calif.
Internal Medicine Residency Training:
University of California, Irvine
Professional Interests:
General and invasive cardiology, cardiac imaging, heart failure diagnosis and treatment, preventive cardiology, teaching and academic medicine
Personal Interests:
Family time, sports (especially basketball) and photography

Dr. Persichino

Jon Persichino, DO

Associate Program Director (Outpatient)

Responsibilities:
Member of Program Evaluation Committee (PEC), outpatient clinical rotations and didactics
Medical School:
Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, Calif.
Fellowship:
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, West Carson, Calif.
Internal Medicine Residency Training:
Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, Calif.
Professional Interests:
HIV/AIDS, chronic hepatitis B/C, sexually transmitted infections, skin and soft tissue infections, hardware infections, surgical site infections, antimicrobial stewardship, infection control
Personal Interests:
Time with family, church, traveling, running, skiing, movies

Andrew T. Ho, MD, FACC

Core Faculty

Responsibilities:
Clinical cardiology rotation
Medical School:
University of California San Diego School of Medicine
Internal Medicine Residency Training and Cardiology Fellowship:
Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, Calif.
Professional Interests:
Complex coronary and peripheral interventions, trans-radial interventions, carotid artery stenting, research, technology and inventions
Personal Interests:
Music, volleyball, home improvement

Sanjay P. Muttreja, MD, SFHM

Core Faculty

Responsibilities:
Inpatient rounding and hospital medicine; Regional Medical Director, So Cal Envision Physician Services; Site Medical Director, Southwest Healthcare System
Medical School:
Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, India
Internal Medicine Residency Training:
SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Professional Interests:
Administrative excellence in growth and development of hospital medicine programs within Envision Physician Services, senior leadership to structure acute and post-acute care to bring the primary care physician closer to their patients while hospitalized
Personal Interests:
Traveling the world cruising, table tennis, meeting new friends over a glass of wine