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Meet Our Region II Governor-elect

Southern California Region II Chapter

Southern California Region II Chapter Governor, Alpesh N. Amin, MD, MBA, MACP, started his four-year term as Governor in the Spring of 2016. As Governor, Dr. Amin will serve as the official representative of the College for the Southern California Region II Chapter, providing a link between members at the local level and leadership at the national level.  Read his bio below to learn more about Dr. Amin.


Alpesh N. Amin, MD, MBA, MACP

Dr. Amin

EDUCATION: Undergraduate: B.S. - Bioengineering, University of California, San Diego, 1985-1989, La Jolla, CA, Medical School: M.D. Northwestern University of Medical School 1990-1994 Chicago, Illinois, Masters, Business, Health Care MBA, University of California, Irvine Administration, 1998-2000 Irvine, CA

POST DOCTORAL TRAINING: Chief Resident: Internal Medicine, University of California, Irvine, 1997-1998, Orange, CA, Residency: Internal Medicine, University of California, Irvine, 1995-1997, Orange, CA, Internship:Internal Medicine, University of California, Irvine, 1994-1995, Orange, CA

CERTIFICATION: Diplomat, American Board of Internal Medicine: 2011 Focus Practice in Hospital Medicine Diplomat, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1997 (Recertification 2007)

PRESENT POSITION: Alpesh Amin, MD, MBA, MACP, SFHM Professor of Clinical Medicine & Chair Thomas and Mary Cesario Endowed Chair in Medicine Department of Medicine, School of Medicine Executive Director Hospitalist Program, UC Irvine Healthcare Professor of Clinical Medicine Paul Merage School of Business, Program in Public Health, Program in Nursing Sciences, and Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of California, Irvine

ACP CHAPTER INVOLVEMENT AND LEADERSHIP ACTIVITIES: President, ACP California Services Chapter, 2014-2016, ACP California Region Annual Meeting Planning Committee, 2014, Chair, ACP California Region Annual Meeting Poster Session, 2014, ACP Hospital Expert Panel, 2012, Secretary/Treasurer, California ACP, 2012-2014, ACP/SGIM Regional Meeting Planning Committee, 2009-2010, 2012, Board of Directors for California, 2007-present, Region II Governor's Council, 2000-present

OTHER APPOINTMENTS/ACTIVITIES: ACP Fellow 2001, ACP Master 2012

AREAS OF PROFESSIONAL INTEREST AND EXPERTISE: Internal Medicine, Hospital Medicine, Anticoagulation