Ana Bejinez-Eastman, M.D.
Associate Program Director, PIH Family Practice Residency
Volunteer Clinical Faculty Family Medicine, University of California Irvine School of Medicine
Friday, November 4, 2016 • 8:45 AM–10:00 AM
Ana Bejinez-Eastman MD, ABPF is the Associate Program Director for the PIH Family Practice Residency in Whittier, California. She is also a Volunteer Clinical Faculty at the UC Irvine, School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine.
Earlier in her career, Dr. Eastman established a private practice in rural Northern California among migrant laborers where she helped start the first telemedicine fetal monitoring program in the state, opening the labor and delivery unit of a small rural hospital. She participated in the establishment of a community clinic and was active in teaching medical students and family practice residents from UC Davis where she was associate clinical professor for the required rural medicine rotation. A native of Whittier, she returned to this program in 1996 to encourage the practice of high quality, low risk obstetrics among our graduating residents.
Dr. Eastman’s presentation include the “Benefits of Residency Training Programs to the Community Served” and “Building a Community’s Elder Care System: The Potential Contribution of the Family Medicine Residency Program”.
Dr. Eastman received her medical degree from the University of Southern California, graduated from the USC-PIH Family Practice Residency Program in 1991, and served as Co-Chief Resident in her third year. She is a member of the National Hispanic Medical Association, the American Academy of Family Physicians, American Medical Association, the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine, and the Los Angeles County Medical Association’s Committee on Community Health.