Betzy K. Salcedo,MD

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Assistant Clinical Professor, Family Medicine
School of Medicine

M.D., Juarez University of the State of Durango, Mexico, 2005, Medicine
M.D., Centro de Salud de Leon Guzman, Mexico, 2008, Medicine
University of California, Los Angeles, 2010, International Medical Graduate Program A,B & C
University of California, Los Angeles, 2014, Family Medicine Residency


University of California, Irvine
UC Irvine Family Health Center
300 W. Carl Karcher Way
Anaheim, CA 92801
Research Interests
Care for the Latinx population. Women's health
Awards and Honors
UCI School of medicine: Medical Education Excellence in Teaching 2020, 2021
UCI School of medicine: Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Faculty Award 2021
Short Biography
Betzy Salcedo completed her medical school in Durango, Mexico where she was born and raised.
She completed her Family Medicine Residency at UCLA. After graduation, she worked for LA County in San Fernando Valley for 3 years providing care for mainly Spanish speaking/low income patients. There, she provided broad spectrum outpatient care with sessions dedicated to Pediatrics, Women's health/prenatal care, procedure clinic, and adult clinic. She has always been interested in teaching and is thrilled to be a Faculty member for the Family Medicine Department and one of the Associate Program Directors for the Family Medicine Residency Program.
Professional Societies
American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA)
Association of Family Medicine Residency Directors (AFMRD)
Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM)
Orange County Medical Association (OCMA)
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