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Kenneth Pettersen, MD, Internal Medicine, Sylmar, CA, LAC-Olive View-UCLA Medical Center


Internal Medicine Sylmar, CA

Assistant Clinical Professor, Olive View - UCLA Medical Center

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Education & Training

  • University of California (San Francisco)
    University of California (San Francisco)Residency, Internal Medicine, 2015 - 2018
  • University of California (San Francisco) School of Medicine
    University of California (San Francisco) School of MedicineClass of 2015
  • University of California, Berkeley
    University of California, BerkeleyMasters of Public Health, 2013 - 2014
  • University of California, San Diego
    University of California, San DiegoBS, Human Biology, Magna Cum Laude, 2006 - 2010

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2017 - 2025
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • DEADEA License
  • DEAX-license

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Thomas Evans Teaching Award UCSF Internal Medicine Residency Program, 2018

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Identifying priorities for data quality improvement within Haiti׳s iSanté EMR system: Comparing two methods  
    Nancy Puttkammer, Kenny Pettersen, Nathaelf Hyppolite, Garilus France, Jean Solon Valles, Jean Guy Honoré, Scott Barnhart, Health Policy and Technology, 12/7/2016

Books/Book Chapters


  • A Haitian man with tongue swelling: diagnostic reasoning and clinical challenges in rural Haiti.
    Pettersen K, Pierre J, Canlatte M, Goldman RS, Society of General Internal Medicine, Annual Meeting, Washington DC, 4/21/2017
  • Developing Rheumatology Capacity in Haiti: Piloting a Rheumatology Training Program, Establishing a Teaching Clinic, and Advancing Medical Curriculum
    Adeel Ashfaq, Kenny Pettersen, Rebecca Gordon, Claire W. Belliot, Ami Ben-Artzi, Nazaire St. Fort, Tu Tran, Jessica Jaswal, 6th Annual Consortium of Universities for Global Health Conference, Boston, MA, 3/25/2015
  • Health systems strengthening in the post-2015 global development agenda
    Pettersen K, 5th Annual Consortium of Universities for Global Health Conference, Washington D.C., 5/11/2014
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Authored Content

  • Let's Not Let Our Masks down NowJanuary 2021

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