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Department of Internal Medicine

Christopher Pietras, M.D. View profile as PDF

Clinical Interests

Dr. Pietras, Hospitalist, provides care to those patients in the hospital.


Hospitalist, Internal Medicine


Internal Medicine



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M.D., UC San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California, 2007
B.A., UC Berkeley, Berkeley, California, 2001


UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, 2008


UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, 2010

Select Honors and Awards:

UC Berkeley Biology Honors Research, 2001

California Delegate, AJAS/NAAS National Meeting, 1998

American Association for the Advancement of Science (Honorary Student Member), 1998

AP Scholar with Distinction, 1997

Select Recent Publications:

Ssewanyana I, Pietras C, Baker C, Nghania F, Jones, N, Rosenthal P, Dorsey G, Cao H (2008). Pattern of malaria-specific T-cell responses in a cohort of Ugandan children. J. Trop. Pediatr. 54: 6-13.

Rausch, R., S. Kraemer, C. Pietras, M. T. Le, BG Vickrey and E. Passaro (2003). Early and late cognitive changes following temporal lobe surgery for epilepsy. Neurology 60 :951-959.

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