The GME Team is here to help you... Please let us know how!

Please contact us for additional information and assistance:

Main Line:  916-734-7797
Fax Line:   916-734-2837

For program information and training verifications please contact your Program Coordinator directly.

GME Administration

Susan Guralnick, M.D.

Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education
Designated Institutional Official
Professor of Pediatrics

916-734-4066 | sguralnick@ucdavis.edu

Dr. Guralnick has the authority and responsibility for all UC Davis Health ACGME-accredited and non-ACGME-accredited GME programs, including those located at the Sacramento campus and all affiliate sites.

Dr. Guralnick is responsible for GME training activities, as well as operational and strategic planning for Graduate Medical Education at UC Davis Health.  Through this role, Dr. Guralnick ensures institutional compliance with program accreditation and Clinical Learning Environment (CLER) requirements, monitors and works to enhance resident/fellow wellness, and supports program leadership.

Ryan Traynham

Director, Graduate Medical Education

916-734-3526 | rptraynham@ucdavis.edu

Ryan Traynham is the principal administrative leader for graduate medical education, whose primary responsibility is to implement the vision set forth by the Designated Institutional Officer.

  • Affiliation Agreements
  • GME Finance & Budget
  • Housestaff & Fellowship Allocations
  • Resident & Fellow Meal Program

GME Team

Rani Asato, Finance & Business Analyst

916-734-2278 | rkasato@ucdavis.edu

  • Affiliation Agreements
  • Affiliate Hospital Cost Recovery / Billing

Jennifer Cano, Credentialing & Business Office Analyst 

916-734-4270 | jmcano@ucdavis.edu

  • Ecotime / Duty Hours Compliance
  • Loan Forms
  • Manages Calendar for Designated Institutional Officer and GME Director
  • New Resident and Fellow EMR Training
  • On-Call Room, Work Room and Resident Fitness Center Management
  • PI Numbers
  • Resident Medical Staff Personnel Administration
  • UC Seal

Christine Edwards, GME Information Systems Analyst

916-703-6756 | caedwards@ucdavis.edu

  • Data Analysis & Operational Projects
  • GME Web Master
  • MedHub System Administrator
  • New Resident and Fellow Orientation
  • Policy Management
  • Training Certificate Orders

Jackie Onyon, Institutional Coordinator – Non-ACGME Programs

916-734-1309 | jonyon@ucdavis.edu

  • CLER-Related Initiatives
  • Non-ACGME-Sponsored Program Support
    • ECFMG / VISA Liaison
    • ERAS / NRMP
    • PLAs
    • MedHub Support
    • Moonlighting Review
  • House Staff Coordinator meetings

Marcia Pereira, Administrative Assistant 

916-734-7797 | mpereira@ucdavis.edu

  • California Medical Board Liaison
  • In-Rotations and Out-Rotations (visiting residents/fellows and outside rotations)
  • Licensing Application
  • Notary Public
  • USMLE Reimbursements

Lori Simperman, Institutional Coordinator - ACGME Programs

916-734-0435 | lsimperman@ucdavis.edu

  • Institutional Accreditation Activities
    • Self-Studies
    • Site Visits
    • Surveys
    • Milestone Completion
    • Annual ADS
    • Case Logs
  • Graduate Medical Education Committee (GMEC)
  • ACGME-Sponsored Program Support
    • ECFMG / VISA Liaison
    • ERAS / NRMP
    • PLAs
    • MedHub Support
    • Moonlighting Review
  • Resident Medical Staff Committee (RMSC)
  • House Staff Coordinator meetings
  • Notary Public

Human Resources Residency Program

Resident Program Website

Main Line:  916-734-1499

Fax: 916-734-2756

Holly Singleteary, HR Partner

916-734-1499 | hrsingleteary@ucdavis.edu

Mayra Sanchez, Associate HR Partner

916-734-5954 916-734-5954  | mysanchez@ucdavis.edu

Please contact HR for questions regarding Residents and Clinical Fellows:

  • Employee Relations
  • Benefits
  • Maternity/Paternity Leave
  • Billing Packet

Program Contacts

Please contact the Program Coordinator or Program Director directly for information on a specific program or verification of previous training at UC Davis Health.