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Nardine Saad Riegels, MD

Associate Professor

Dr. Nardine Saad Riegels serves the Kaiser Permanente East Bay Medical Center as a hospitalist. She has supported the UCSF Kaiser Permanente Longitudinal Integrated Clerkship in various roles, including Clerkship Director. Dr. Riegels’ research has focused mostly on medical education, covering such topics as longitudinal integrated clerkships and health systems science education.

Education and Training

  • BS, summa cum laude, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
  • MD, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)
  • Postdoctoral training, Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco

Years

Selected Prior Positions

2010-2016 Primary Care Internist
Kaiser Permanente East Bay Medical Center
2011-present Course Director, PULSE: Policy, Leadership and Systems Engineering course
Kaiser Permanente Longitudinal Integrated Clerkship
2016-present Hospitalist
Kaiser Permanente East Bay Medical Center
2016-present Graduate Medical Education (GME) Committee Member
Kaiser Permanente East Bay Medical Center
2016-present Clerkships with Continuity Committee
UCSF School of Medicine
2016-present Clerkship Director
UCSF-Kaiser Permanente Longitudinal Integrated Clerkship
2018-present Hospital Performance Improvement Committee
Kaiser Permanente East Bay Medical Center
2018-present Associate Clinical Professor
UCSF Department of Medicine

Years

Selected Honors and Awards

2014 Highest Member Provider Satisfaction Score
Kaiser Permanente East Bay Department of Adult and Family Medicine
2015 Teacher of the Year Award
Kaiser Permanente Longitudinal Integrated Clerkship
2015 Academy of Medical Educators
Kaiser Permanente East Bay
2017 Academy of Medical Educators
UCSF School of Medicine

Selected Publications

Peer-reviewed research manuscripts

  • Julian K, Riegels NS, Baron R. Perspective: Creating the next generation of general internists: a call for medical education reform. Academic Medicine 2011 Nov; 86:1443-7.
  • Riegels NS, Suri A, Weil H. Systems based practice within the longitudinal integrated clerkship. In: Poncelet A and Hirsh D. Longitudinal Integrated Clerkships (LICs): Principles, outcomes, practical tools and future directions. Gegensatz Press.
  • Riegels NS, Asher E, Cartwright J, Chow J, Lee E, Nordstrom M, Schneider A, Schwarz M, Zarin-Pass M, Mazotti L. Listening Beyond Auscultating: A Quality Initiative to Improve Communication Scores in the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems Survey. The Permanente Journal. Perm J 2018; 22:16-187