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Trauma, Surgical Critical Care & Burns

Trauma, Surgical Critical Care, Burns and Acute Care Surgery Organizational Chart

Faculty

Raul Coimbra, MD, PhD, FACS Raul Coimbra, MD, PhD, FACS
Monroe E. Trout Professor of Surgery
Surgeon-in-Chief, UCSD Medical Center, Hillcrest
Executive Vice-Chairman,
Department of Surgery
Division Chief
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Vishal Bansal, MD, FACS Vishal Bansal, MD, FACS
Associate Professir of Clinical Surgery
Assistant Director of Trauma
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Todd Costantini, MD Todd Costantini, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor
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Jay Doucet, MD, FACS Jay Doucet, MD, FACS
Professor of Clinical Surgery
Director of Surgical Intensive Care Unit
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Leslie Kobayashi, MD, FACS Leslie Kobayashi, MD, FACS
Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery
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Jeanne Lee, MD, FACS Jeanne Lee, MD, FACS
Associate Clinical Professor
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Bruce Potenza, MD, FACS Bruce Potenza, MD, FACS
Clinical Professor
Director of Regional Burn Center
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Voluntary Faculty

 A. Brent Eastman, MD, FACS A. Brent Eastman, MD, FACS
Clinical Professor
Gerit Mulder, DPM, PhD Gerit Mulder, DPM, PhD
Clinical Professor
Steven Shackford, MD, FACS Steven Shackford, MD, FACS
Clinical Professor
Michael Sise, MD, FACS Michael Sise, MD, FACS
Clinical Professor
Frank Kennedy, MD, FACS Frank Kennedy, MD, FACS
Associate Clinical Professor
Eric Kuncir, MD Eric Kuncir, MD
Associate Clinical Professor
John Jahan, MD John Jahan, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor
Romeo Ignacio, MD Romeo Ignacio, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor
Jerome Stenehjem, MD Jerome Stenehjem, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor
Matt Kill, MD Matt Kill, MD
Clinical Instructor
Donna Shettko, DVM Donna Shettko, DVM
Clinical Instructor
John Steele, MD John Steele, MD
Clinical Instructor

Regional Burn Center

Bruce Potenza, MD, FACS Bruce Potenza, MD, FACS
Clinical Professor
Director of Regional Burn Center
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Jeanne Lee, MD, FACS Jeanne Lee, MD, FACS 
Associate Clinical Professor
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Burn Fellowship

TBA Elizabeth Helmer, MD
Fellow

Burn Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioners

Jason McSweeney, RN, MSN Jason McSweeney, RN, MSN
Nurse Practitioner
Brian Piatkowski, RN, MSN Brian Piatkowski, RN, MSN
Nurse Practitioner
Rungfa Tangtumnu, RN, MSN Rungfa Tangtumnu, RN, MSN
Nurse Practitioner
Catherine Ridgway, PA-C Catherine Ridgway, PA-C
Physician Assistant

Burn Program Management

John Noodenbos, RN John Noodenbos, RN
Burn Program Coordinator
Kathryn Hamelin Kathryn Hamelin
Community Health Program Manager
Carrie Parker, RN Carrie Parker, RN
Burn Registrar
Aimee Chapman
Burn Special Projects Assistant

Trauma Team

Raul Coimbra, MD, PhD, FACS Raul Coimbra, MD, PhD, FACS
Monroe E. Trout Professor of Surgery
Executive Vice-Chairman,
Department of Surgery
Division Chief
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Vishal Bansal, MD, FACS Vishal Bansal, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor
Assistant Director of Trauma
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Todd Costantini, MD Todd Costantini, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor
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Jay Doucet, MD, FACS Jay Doucet, MD, FACS
Professor of Clinical Surgery
Director of Surgical Intensive Care Unit
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Leslie Kobayashi, MD, FACS Leslie Kobayashi, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
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Jeanne Lee, MD, FACS Jeanne Lee, MD, FACS 
Associate Clinical Professor
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Trauma/Critical Care Fellowship

Laura Godat, MD Laura Godat, MD
Fellow
Allison Berndtson, MD Allison Berndtson, MD
Fellow
Maryam Tabrizi, MD Maryam Tabrizi, MD
Fellow

Trauma Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioners

Jan Dove, RN, MSN Jan Dove, RN, MSN
Nurse Practitioner
Gabriela Riviello, RN, MSN Gabriela Riviello, RN, MSN
Nurse Practitioner
Carla Salinas, PA-C Carla Salinas, PA-C
Physician Assistant

Trauma Program Management

Johnathan Jones, RN, MSN Johnathan Jones, RN, MSN
Trauma Program Manager
Pat Stout, RN Pat Stout, RN
Assistant Trauma Program Manager
Carolyn Handley, RN Carolyn Handley, RN
Trauma Registrar
Babette Ortiz, RN, CCRN Babette Ortiz, RN, CCRN
Trauma Registrar
Lori Herman, RN, CCRN Lori Herman, RN, CCRN
Trauma Registrar
Jan Ferree, MA Jan Ferree, MA
Trauma/Burn Prevention Coordinator
Sharon Root, RN Sharon Root, RN
Abstractor
Rebecca Velez Rebecca Velez
Administrative Assistant
Genie Kim Genie Kim
Assistant

Trauma/Burn Research

Clinical Research

Terry Curry, RN Terry Curry, RN
Clinical Research Nurse
Emmer Trinidad, BA Emmer Trinidad, BA
Staff Research Associate
MaryBeth Tyler MaryBeth Tyler
Staff Research Associate

Basic Science Research

Andrew Baird, PhD Andrew Baird, PhD
Adjunct Professor
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Brian Eliceiri, PhD Brian Eliceiri, PhD
Professor
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Antonio De Maio, PhD Antonio De Maio, PhD
Professor of Neuroscience
 Xitong Dang, PhD Xitong Dang, MD, PhD
Assistant Project Scientist
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Jisook Lee, PhD Jisook Lee, PhD
Assistant Project Scientist
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Emelie Amburn, BS Emelie Amburn, BS
Staff Research Associate
James Putnam, BS James Putnam, BS
Staff Research Associate
Ann-Marie Hageny, BS Ann-Marie Hageny, BS
Staff Research Associate
Jack Cheadle Jack Cheadle
Laboratory Volunteer

Visiting/Postdoc Scholars

Koji Morishita, MD, PhD Koji Morishita, MD, PhD
Visiting Scholar
Debra Lowry, MD Debra Lowry, MD
Postdoc Scholar

Education & Research Media Development

Pat Choothesa Pat Choothesa
Managing Producer-Director

Information System/Trauma and Burn Registries

Alan Smith, PhD Alan Smith, PhD
Programmer/Analyst
Lee Malany, BS
​Burn Programmer/Analyst
 Esther Hernandez Esther Hernandez
Assistant Trauma/Burn Registrar
   

Administration

Theresa Alivero, BA Theresa Alivero, BA
Administrator
Sheri Falco Sheri Falco
Administrative Assistant
Eloise Jones, BS, MBA Eloise Jones, BS, MBA
Administrative Assistant
Michael Josey Michael Josey
Administrative Assistant
Morgan Meads
Administrative Assistant
Lori Senoret Lori Senoret
Administrative Assistant
Rebecca Velez Rebecca Velez
Administrative Assistant
Azniv Zeronian, BA Azniv Zeronian, BA
Administrative Assistant