Diana Childers, MD, Internal Medicine, San Diego, CA, Methodist Healthcare Memphis Hospitals


Internal Medicine San Diego, CA

Hospital Medicine/Hospitalist


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Education & Training

  • University of California Irvine
    University of California IrvineResidency, Internal Medicine, 2003 - 2005
  • University of Texas Health Science Center
    University of Texas Health Science CenterInternship, Internal Medicine, 2002 - 2003
  • Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
    Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of MedicineClass of 2002
  • Trinity UniversityBS, Biology, 1993 - 1997

Certifications & Licensure

  • TN State Medical License
    TN State Medical License 2015 - 2019
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2004 - 2022
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Hospitalist of the Month 2011
  • Nominated for the Kaiser Excellence in Teaching Award 2011
  • Medicine 401 Excellence in Teaching Award 2009

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • A Doctor�s Motivation  
    Childers D., Diabetes Forecast., 1/1/2010
  • Maintaining Glycemic Control when Transitioning from Infusion Insulin: A protocol driven, multidisciplinary approach  
    Ramos P, Childers D, Maynard G, Box K, Namba J, Stadalman K, Renvall M, J. of Hosp Med., 1/1/2010
  • The Chocolate Prescription: Just what the doctor ordered?  
    Johnstone D., J. of Pre-Med Studies., 1/1/1996


  • Toxicity of tizanidine (Zanaflex) exacerbated by co-administration of ciprofloxacin: A case report and literature review.
    Zhu J, Childers D., SHM, 1/1/2012
  • Glycemic control following transition from an insulin drip: A pilot study
    Childers D, SHM, 1/1/2008
  • Maintaining Glycemic Control During Transition from Infusion Insulin to Subcutaneous Insulin Safely: A Protocol Driven, Multidisciplinary Approach.
    Childers D, 1/1/2008


  • �What is Hospital & Medicine?” 
  • Work-Life Balance: How to find it 
  • Life as a Hospitalist 
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  • Getting buy-in from nursing, physicians and administration. 

  • �What the heck is this?� 
  • Transitions from IV insulin 
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