Graduate Medical Education

Welcome to the KPC Health Graduate Medical Education website. We are excited that you are interested in learning about our Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) accredited residency and fellowship programs. The mission of KPC Health Graduate Medical Education is to educate and train residents through a comprehensive and high quality medical education, combining teaching, clinical service, comprehensive patient experiences and where applicable, research. Founded in 1943, Hemet Global is fully accredited by The Joint Commission and serves as the largest private-employer in the Hemet-San Jacinto Valley.

Designated Institutional Official

Sumanta Chaudhuri, MD

Designated Institutional Official

Program and Faculty Directors

Mindy Cheng, MD | Transitional Year Program Director


Frederick White, DO | Diagnostic Radiology Program Director


Jose Penaherrera, MD | Internal Medicine Program Director


Muhammad Arif, MD | Family Medicine Program Director


Chawki Harfouch, MD | Infectious Disease Fellowship Director


Uzma Haider, MD | Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism Fellowship Director


Sreenivasa Nakka, MD | Gastroenterology Fellowship Director

KPC Health GME Program Video

Administrative Staff

Laura Arellano | Diagnostic Radiology Program Coordinator

Medical Student Program Coordinator
951-652-2811 ext. 6516

Daisy Santos | Family Medicine Program Coordinator

951-652-2811, ext. 6983

Kelli Garrett | Institutional Coordinator 

Transitional Year Program Coordinator, Infectious Disease Fellowship Program Coordinator, Gastroenterology Fellowship Program Coordinator


Ann Allen | Internal Medicine Program Coordinator  

Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism Fellowship Coordinator