Mission Statement

Surgery Group of Los Angeles Research Foundation is dedicated to the prevention and the elimination of disabling and life-threatening illnesses through clinical research and education.
Research Publications
Ongoing Studies
Research Interns


The foundation sponsors education and training rotations, clerkships and observerships for post-residency fellows, residents, medical students, college and high school students interested in careers in medicine. Students from across the country as well as international students benefit from the enriching educational and clinical experience they receive at Surgery Group of Los Angeles. We aspire to instil passion, awareness, and useful clinical tools to trainees considering or actively pursuing a future in medicine and surgery.

Meet our research interns

Arman Alizadeh

Mark Berns

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Luci Casella

Biana Dorfman

Karrine Van Groningen

Anderson Lee

Eli Kasheri

Trevor Lee

Andy Liu

Cynthia Liu

Kimberly Oka

Isabella Stettler

Wesley Shen

Christine Sutanto

Meka Uffenheimer

Camelia Zheng

Rachel Zhu

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