Clinical Rotation Sites

The UC Davis Internal Medicine/Psychiatry Residency Training Program offers clinical rotations in a variety of settings.  Ultimately, residents gain experience taking care of a diverse cross-section of the Sacramento Valley population.  All sites are conveniently located within a 15-minute drive from the UC Davis Medical Center.  Bold rotations represent integrated training opportunities.


UC Davis Medical Center

The primary academic teaching hospital is a 631-bed facility and serves as a level 1 trauma center and major tertiary care center for the central valley and northern California.  The hospital also serves significant uninsured and underinsured populations.

  • Inpatient medicine wards, ICU, CCU, hematology/oncology, specialty consult services, psychosomatic medicine service (including psychiatry emergency service)

Sacramento County Primary Care CenterSacramento County Primary Care Clinic

A FQHC that serves Medicaid, uninsured, and undocumented individuals under Sacramento County’s Healthy Partners plan. Numerous languages are represented here including Spanish, Russian, Hmong, Mien, Chinese, Vietnamese, Hindi, Tagalog.

  • Primary Care - One option for longitudinal IMP continuity clinic

Integrated Behavioral Health Clinic - An amazing opportunity to work with two dually trained faculty, Dr. John Onate and Dr. Rachel Robitz. Patients can be seen for their psychiatric illness and primary care from a single provider.  Fourth year students on the Psy 421 elective spend most of their time here.

Ellison Ambulatory Care Center
Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center

Outpatient clinic primarily for privately insured and Medicare patients.

  • Primary Care - One option for longitudinal IMP continuity clinic
  • Subspecialty Clinics

Med-Psych Clinic
Staffed by dually-trained Dr. Glen Xiong, the Med-Psych Clinic is a referral clinic for complicated med-psych patients within our resident primary care clinic.

Sacramento County Main Jail
Sacramento County Main Jail

Located in the heart of downtown Sacramento, the Sacramento County Main Jail houses 2,400 inmates and an 18-bed inpatient psychiatric unit for individuals with the highest psychiatric acuity.

Inpatient Psychiatry (Forensics)

VA Medical Center - Mather
VA Northern California Health Care Center

The main hospital for VA Northern California region which stretches from the East Bay to the California-Oregon border.

  • Inpatient medicine wards and combined ICU/CCU inpatient psychiatry

Kaiser Permanente (North Sacramento)
Kaiser Permanente
Kaiser Permanente (North Sacramento) is a community hospital operated by the largest HMO in California.