Desert Regional Medical Center

Department of Graduate Medical Education Office

The mission of the Graduate Medical Education Department is to provide administrative oversight and to ensure the academic quality of the accredited residency and fellowship programs. The GME office works closely with the program directors, hospital administration and departments to enhance the quality of the learning environment, ensure patient safety, and support the overall goals of the residency programs. We are committed to maintaining a scholarly environment that is dedicated to excellence in education, medical care, and research.

Sherine Lazarow, MBA
Designated Institutional Official

Lawrence Serif, DO
Director of Medical Education

Emily Mongeau
Institutional Office Coordinator
emily.mongeau@tenethealth.com

(760) 449-5294

Tammy Gonzalez
Residency Coordinator – Neurology/Neurosurgery
tammy.gonzalez@tenethealth.com
(760) 416-4960

Monica Iqbal, MA
Residency Coordinator – Internal Medicine
monica.iqbal@tenethealth.com
(760) 992-7171

Lizet Martinez, MHA
Residency Coordinator – Emergency Medicine
lizet.martinez@tenethealth.com
(760) 323-6830