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UC San Diego School of Medicine
9500 Gilman Drive, Mail Code 0662
La Jolla, CA 92093-0662


Main Contacts


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James B. Brewer, M.D., Ph.D. (Assistant)
Professor and Chair
Director, UC San Diego
Shiley-Marcos Alzheimer's Disease Research Center
Mary Ann Pack (Assistant)
Administrate Vice Chair
Susan Quay
Assistant to the Chair 
Chair Administration and Core Business Services
Stephanie Lessig, MD
Associate Professor and Clinical Vice Chair
Tristy Tara
Clinical Administrative Support

Human Resources/Academic Affairs

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Francesca Marciel
Administrative Manager


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AJ Calabrese
Director of Finance and Operations
Scott Grundies
Clinical Funds Administrator
Elise Mishler
Fiscal Assistant
Audit/Financial Systems Analyst
Vanessa Kennedy
Business Contracts/Clinical Trials Administrator


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Margarita Farrales
Department Space Captain

VCHS Research Service Core (RSC)

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Brianne Decker

Director of VCHS Research Service Core

Information Technology

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Kenneth Gonzales
Business and research application development
Hardware and software support