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Gisela Villagomez, MD
Gisela Villagomez, MD
Physician - Kaiser Permanente - Walnut Creek, CA


Research/Clinical Interests:  Disparities affecting underserved populations, Pipeline initiatives and youth/community empowerment, Obesity among women and children



Institution Degree Field of Study
2016 University of California, San Francisco Residency Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
2012 University of California, San Francisco MD Medicine
2007 University of California, Davis BS / BA Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior/Spanish Literature

Research & Professional Experience

2011 Pathways To Discovery - Health and Society
2011 Dean's Quarterly Research Fellowship Grant, Fall Quarter UCSF/td>
2010-2012 Latino Medical Student Association, West Region - Executive Board Member (Chief Information Officer, VP of Mentorship)
2005-2007 National Science Foundation - Fellow; Collaborative Classroom Based Inquiry Project
2006 Clinica Tepati Student Run Clinic; Clinic Manager - Sacramento, CA

Achievements & Recognition

Year Major Honors
2012 LMSA West - Outstanding Senior Award
2011 Mackenzie Scholarship, UCSF
2009 NHHF Hispanic Health Professional Student Scholarship, NHMA


Villagomez, G. Stotland, N. Investigating barriers and facilitators affecting Weight Gain Management and Behavior Change in Latina Women with Gestational Diabetes through the Patient Interview. Abstract and Poster accepted for Pathways to Discovery Symposium, UCSF School of Medicine.