The Rio Bravo Family Medicine Residency Program rotation Block Schedule is based on 13 four-week units, thematically organized into traditional areas of clinical disciplines. Core rotations are a combination of inpatient content solely at Kern Medical Center and associated outpatient complement in the Family Medicine Center at CSV.

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Postgraduate Year 1


Monica Iruthia Kumar, MD

Joseph Gomes, MD

John Ihejirika, MD

Fermin Garmendia, MD

Alejandro Velazquez Amador, MD

Terrance McGill, MD


Postgraduate Year 2

Amna Fareedy, MD
Yodaisy Rodriguez Acosta, MD
Ronal Gavilan Yodu, MD (Chief)
Yunior Martinez Duenas, MD (Chief)
Steven Saito, MD
Gregory Fernandez, MD
Lisa Manzanares, MD

Lisa Manzanares, MD














Postgraduate Year 3


Yoel Olazabal Pupo, MD

Hamlett Garcia Pena, MD

Matthew Beare, MD (Chief)

Mark Rivera, MD

Jorge Palomino Vargas, MD



Class of 2018

Arlenis Barroso Perez, MD
Jasmeet Kaur Bains, MD

Olga Meave, MD

Omar Salamanca, MD

Rhett Pelaez, Jr., MD

Verna Marquez, MD


Our First Graduates (Class of 2017)

Josue Fong Balart, MD

Hector Arreaza, MD

Adan Romero Lopez, MD

Rafael Chiquillo Sosa, MD
Fernando Palacios, MD

Cindy Her, MD