Dietetic Internship Preceptors

Name/Position Education/Training
Kaitlyn Attiga, MPH, RD, CNSC
Clinical Dietitian, Inpatient Adult
BS, San Diego State University
MPH, University of California, Los Angeles
Dietetic Internship, Veterans
Administration Greater Los Angeles Area Healthcare System
Reva Badri, MS, RD
Supervisor, Diet Office and Nutrition Assistants
BS, University of California, Davis
MS, San Jose State University
Dietetic Internship, San Jose State University
Jessica Beckmann, RD, CNSC
Clinical Dietitian
BS, Arizona State University
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
David Besio, MS, RD
Clinical Dietitian, Ambulatory Care, Adults
BS, Santa Clara University
MS and AP4 Program, New York University
Ami Bhow, RD
Associate Director, Nutrition and Food Services
BS, Maharajah Sayajirao University- Baroda, India
BS, University of Kentucky
Coordinated Program in Dietetics, University of Kentucky
Ellen Bobich, RD
Clinical Dietitian
BS, Syracuse University
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
Maryann Boosalis, MS, RD
Clinical Dietitian, Pediatrics
BS, University of Washington
MS, California State Univervisty Northridge
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
Patricia Booth, MS, RD, FADA
Director, Dietetic Internship Emeritus
BS, University of Minnesota
MS, University of Illinois, Chicago
Dietetic Internship, Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri
Anne Boyle, MBA, RD
Assistant Director, Patient Food Services
BS, Georgia State University
MBA, University of California, Berkeley
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center 
Ayana Bracha, MS, RD
Clinical Dietitian, Adults
BS and MS, Hunter College of the City University of New York
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
Jaci Brownlee, RD, CNSC
Coordinator, Dietetic Internship
Clinical Dietitian, Pediatrics
BS, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
Brigid Callinan, RD
Supervisor, NFS Procurement
BA, University of Idaho
AS, New England Culinary Institute
BS, Idaho State University
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
Cewin Chao, MS, MBA, RD
Director, Dietetic Internship
Director, Nutrition Services 
BS, Cornell University
MS, Rush University
MBA, Johns Hopkins University
Dietetic Internship, Rush University
Melody Champagne, RD, CDE
Clinical Dietitian, Ambulatory Care Adults
BS, San Francisco State University
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
Gregory Chin, RD, CNSC
Clinical Dietitian, Adults
BS, New York University
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
Chuck Davies
Associate Director, Operations and Culinary Innovation
AOS, Culinary Institute of America
Advanced Pastry Studies, Le Cordon Bleu, Paris
Marian Devereaux, RD, CNSC
Clinical Dietitian, Inpatient Adult
Adult Critical Care
BS, University of California, Berkeley
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
Mary Ellen Di Paola, RD, CDE, IBCLC
Clinical Dietitian, Ambulatory Care Adults
BS, University of Delaware
Dietetic Internship, Indiana University/Puue University Medical Center
Allyn Evans, RD, CSR
Clinical Dietitian, Ambulatory Care Pediatrics
BS, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Dietetic Internship, Sodexho, Philadelphia, PA
Lisa N. Faucon, MS, RD
Project Manager
BS, Syracuse University
MS and Dietetic Internship, Tufts University
JoAnn Florendo, MPA
Business Manager
BS, University of Arkansas
MPA, Notre Dame de Namur University
Angela Fong, RD, CNSC
Clinical Dietitian, Adults
BS, San Francisco State University
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
Suzanne Gibson, RD, CDE
Clinical Dietitian, Ambulatory Care
Mount Zion Adult Dialysis Unit
BS, Syracuse University, New York
Dietetic Internship, Strong Memorial Hospital Rochester, NY
Nancy Guardino, RD
Clinical Dietitian, Pediatrics
BS, University of California, Davis
Dietetic Internship, University of Virginia Health System
Dan Henroid, MS, RD
Director, Nutrition and Food Services
Sustainability Officer
BS, Bradley University
MS, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
Dietetic Internship, Southern Illinois University
Maria Hetherton, RD, CSP
Supervisor, Pediatric Inpatient RDs
Clinical Dietitian, Pediatrics
BS, University of California, Davis
Dietetic Internship, University of Cincinnati Hospital
Cait Hogan, RD, CNSC
Clinical Dietitian, Adults
BS, Syracuse University
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
Lisa Keung, MS, RD 
Clinical Dietitian, Ambulatory Care Pediatrics
BS, Case Western Reserve University
MS, University of Memphis
Dietetic Internship, University of Memphis
Hannah Kirsch, RD, CSP
Clinical Dietitian, Pediatrics
BS, Cornell University
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
Vanessa Kobza, MS, RD
Clinical Dietitian, Pediatrics
MS and BS, Purdue University
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
Allie LaTray, MS, RD, CSP
Clinical Dietitian, Ambulatory Care Metabolic Clinic
BS, California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo
MS, University of California, Davis
Dietetic Internship, UC Davis Medical Center
Anne Lafferty, RD, CNSC
Clinical Dietitian, Adults
BA, Wartburg College
BS, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
Onna Lee, MS, RD
Patient Food Service Supervisor
BS, San Francisco State University
MS, University of California, Davis
Dietetic Internship, Oregon Health and Science University
Greta Macaire, MA, RD, CSO
Clinical Dietitian, Ambulatory Care
Cancer Resource Center
MA, BA, BS, San Francisco State University
Dietetic Internship, San Francisco State University
Sarianne Madsen, RD, CSP
Clinical Dietitian, Pediatrics
BS, San Francisco State University
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
Carrie McFarland, RD, CNSC
Clinical Dietitian, Pediatrics
BS, James Madison University
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
Liz McMillan, RD, CSP
Clinical Dietitian, Ambulatory Care Pediatrics
BS, Brigham Young University
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
Megan Murphy, RD
Clinical Dietitian, Pediatrics
BS, Arizona State University
Dietetic Internship, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Sara Murray, MS, RD
Clinical Dietitian
BS, Duke University
MS, Tufts University
DPD Simmons College
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
Lisa Ploss, MPH, RD, CSO, CDE, FADA
Clinical Dietitian, Ambulatory Care Cancer Resource Center
BA, Humboldt State University
BS, San Diego State University
MPH, University of Hawaii
Dietetic Internship, University of Hawaii School of Public Health
Cressy Potter, MS, RD, CNSC
Clinical Dietitian, Pediatrics
BS, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
MS, Kansas University Medical Center
Dietetic Internship, Kansas University Medical Center
Irene Regala
Executive Chef, Mission Bay Campus
BS, San Francisco State University
Frank Rivera
Business Office Supervisor
20+ years experience in food production, service and management at UCSF and restaurants
Rachael Roberts, RD, CNSC, CSO
Supervisor, Inpatient Adults
Clinical Dietitian, Adult Inpatient
BS, Idaho State University
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
Luis Rodriguez, RD, CNSC
Clinical Dietitian, Pediatrics
BS, University of California, Berkeley
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
Annette Romani, RD, CNSC
Clinical Dietitian, Adults
BS, University of California, Davis
Dietetic Internship, Cleveland Metropolitan General/ Highland View Hospital
Viveca Ross, RD, CNSC
Supervisor, Outpatient Dietitians
Clinical Dietitian, Ambulatory Care, Adults
BS, University of California, Berkeley
Coordinated Program in Dietetics, UC Berkeley
Hannah Saffold, RD, CSP
Clinical Dietitian, Ambulatory Care
Pediatrics
BS, University of California, Davis
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
Beth Saunders, RD
Clinical Dietitian, Pediatrics
BS, University of Hawaii
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center
Sherri Shafer, RD, CDE
Clinical Dietitian, Ambulatory Care
Diabetes Teaching Center,
Pediatric Diabetes, OB Clinic
BS, University of California, Berkeley
Coordinated Program in Dietetics, UC Berkeley
Steve Shorette
Manager, Moffitt Catering
AA, Nicolet College, Wisconsin
Roy Sullivan
Executive Chef, Parnassus Campus
US Marine Corps Culinary Training
California Culinary Academy Coursework
20+ years production/management experience at UCSF
Leila Tabrizi, MS, RD
Manager, Patient Food Services
BA, University of California, Irvine
MS, California State University, Long Beach
Dietetic Internship, Cal State Long Beach
Luis Vargas
Manager, Procurement and Distribution Services
20 years purchasing/management experience
Carol Zlatunich, RD, CSP
Clinical Dietitian, Ambulatory Care Metabolic Clinic
BS, Montana State University
Dietetic Internship, UCSF Medical Center