Kern Medical Center

Obstetrics & Gynecology Residency Program
Affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Residents

Welcome to our newest class of residents! Class of 2017

Sherryann Taylor-Santos, M.D

Hometown: Carson, CA


Undergraduate: California State University, Fullerton


Medical School: Loma Linda University


Hobbies: Spending time with family and friends, yoga, shopping, shopping and shopping, snowboarding, trying new restaurants, and cooking.



Kareem Khalil Tabsh, M.D

Hometown: Pacific Palisades, CA


Undergraduate: University of California, Los Angeles


Medical School: University of California, Los Angeles


Hobbies: Reading, exercising, spending time with family and friends.



Tamar Segev, D.O, MBS

Hometown: San Rafael, CA


Undergraduate: University of California, Davis


Medical School: Midwestern University, Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine


Hobbies: Spending time with my friends and family, hiking, taking dance classes at the gym, cooking, trying new restaurants, reading, and watching movies and shows on Netflix.


Class of 2016

Kiran Kavipurapu, D.O, J.D, MPH

Hometown: Norco Hills, CA

Undergraduate: University of Southern California

Graduate School: University of Southern California

Law School: University of La Verne, College of Law

Medical School: Western University of Health Sciences

Hobbies: Dancing, singing, acting, swimming, tennis, horseback riding, playing near and in the ocean, spending time with family & friends, and food: both cooking and eating it! :)


"I love the community feeling at KMC, while still having a strong university backbone.  We see everything here and I know that once I graduate from this program, I will be ready to face anything."

Michelle Sanchez, M.D

Hometown: Gonzales, CA

Undergraduate: Stanford University

Medical School: University of California, San Francisco

Hobbies: Board gaming, tennis, watching TV and movies, relaxing and eating :)

Neetu Khurana Sodhi, D.O, MPH

Hometown: Granada Hills, CA


Undergraduate: University of California, Los Angeles


Medical School: Western University of Health Sciences


Hobbies: Working hard, hosting parties, traveling, experimenting in the kitchen, spoiling my pups, planning to exercise, living large, loving life.


Class of 2015

Jessica Chun, M.D, MPH

Hometown: Woodland Hills, CA


Undergraduate: University of California, Berkeley


Graduate School: University of California, Berkeley


Medical School: Michican State University


Hobbies: Yoga, cooking, being near a body of water, watching Korean dramas, and spending time with my nephew.

Jennifer Giese, D.O

Hometown: Sacramento, CA

Undergraduate: California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

Medical School: Touro University- California

Hobbies: Travelling with my family


"I love the small, community feeling at KMC, as well as the diversity of our patient population."

Audrey Sue-Matsumoto, M.D

Hometown: San Francisco, CA

Undergraduate: San Francisco State University

Medical School: American University of the Carribean

Hobbies: Volleyball, knitting


"I love KMC for the education and exposure I receive from our broad patient population, as well as our amazing faculty and support staff."


Chief Residents- Class of 2014

Garima Loharuka, D.O

Hometown: Manhattan Beach, CA


Undergraduate: University of California, Berkeley


Medical School: Touro University- California


Hobbies: Cycling, baking, writing, music, and teaching!

Callie Ramsey, D.O

Hometown: Missoula, MT

Undergraduate: Seattle University

Medical School: Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine

Hobbies: Hiking and playing the piano


"I love KMC because you see it all here!  This will help prepare me for my future goals of practicing general ob/gyn in a group or private practice setting."

Iman Salem, M.D

Hometown: San Diego, CA


Undergraduate: University of California, San Diego


Medical School:  St. George's University


Hobbies:  Painting, artwork, spending as much time with my family and friends, and spending time at the beach! :)