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Fellowship Director

Roopali Gupta, M.D.

rgupta.jpeg Health Sciences Clinical Professor

Roopali Gupta, M.D. is Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Medicine. She completed both her internal medicine residency and her fellowship training at University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center. She earned her MD degree (Distinction in Research) at the University of Michigan Medical School.

She is board-certified in geriatric medicine and internal medicine.

Her areas of clinical expertise are ambulatory and primary care, complex medical illnesses, geriatric medicine and medical education.

Dr. Gupta holds a passion for medical education and has been the recipient of regional and national academic teaching awards to further her development as a clinician-educator. She has presented her medical education research nationally. As an associate professor of medicine, she is involved in training medical students and residents as well as fellows at UC San Diego School of Medicine. Dr. Gupta is also Co-Director of the San Diego Imperial Geriatric Education Center (a HRSA-funded Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program) in partnership with San Diego State University.

Core Faculty

james-templeman.jpegJames Templeman, M.D.

Geriatrics Trauma Consult Service

Assistant Clinical Professor








emily-sladek.jpegEmily (EB) Sladek, M.D.

Geriatrics Section Chief , VA

Associate Clinical Professor








ramin-motarjemi.jpegRamin Motarjemi, M.D.

Health Sciences Associate Clinical Professor





Core Staff

jennifer-reichstadtJennifer Reichstadt, MSG

Director, Education and Development









Laura-Jimenez.pngLaura Jimenez

Education and Research Training Coordinator