LA County Harbor-UCLA Medical Center


Torrance, CA

Date Posted

April 30, 2021

Harbor-UCLA Pediatric Community and Medical Home Physician

Outpatient general pediatric position

12 month funding with the following goals/purposes:

• 50-60% time in direct general pediatric care for underserved populations

  • Supervising residents in continuity clinic (minimum 2 half-days/week)
  • Possibly rotate with our Child Abuse Physicians in HUB (2 half-days/week)

• Creation and involvement in projects to address the needs of our underserved patient population/community

  • Identify needs and structures to transforming pediatric clinic to meet model of Medical Home
  • Parenting education – to encourage bonding and strengthen resiliency against Adverse Childhood Experiences
  • Work with Case Manager, Clinical Psychologist, Clinical Social worker to connect families with resources

• Recognize, assess and address community needs via QI projects, community education, networking with key stake holders. Mentored research opportunities in these areas.

Harbor-UCLA Medical Center is a tertiary care Level 1 Trauma Center located in Torrance, CA, and is dedicated to providing exceptional emergency, acute and preventive care to the underserved in Los Angeles County.


Apply via the Lundquist Institute at:

Or contact:

Lucinda Santos, Administrator

Sylvia Yeh, MD
Program Director

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