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Hospitalist Division Academics

The OB-GYN Hospitalist Division faculty members are responsible for the direct supervision and teaching of medical students and residents in the inpatient setting at UC Irvine Medical Center.

Our faculty:

  • Serve as mentors for the residents
  • Lead in-situ simulations and simulations lab sessions
  • Consistently participate in medical student and resident didactics

The OB-GYN Hospitalist Fellowship Program, one of the first in the country, began in 2015.

Academic interests

  • Global women's health and global health education
  • Healthcare economics
  • Medical education
  • OB-GYN hospitalist medicine
  • Patient satisfaction
  • Quality of care and patient safety
  • Simulation in healthcare


  • Antibiotics for GBS and cesarean section prophylaxis
  • Coding/billing
  • Diabetes in pregnancy
  • Hypertension in pregnancy
  • First trimester vaginal bleeding
  • Forceps assisted vaginal delivery
  • Intrapartum fetal heart rate tracking
  • Maternal code
  • Non-obstetric surgery in the parturient
  • Normal and abnormal labor
  • Obstetric emergencies
  • OB-GYN hospitalists
  • Patient satisfaction
  • Perinatal simulations
  • Postpartum hemorrhage
  • Safely preventing Cesarean delivery
  • Sexually transmitted infections
  • Simulation in healthcare
  • Surgical instruments and knot tying
  • Vaginal breech delivery
  • Vulvovaginal disorders