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Michael Menchine, MD, MPH, is an associate professor of clinical emergency medicine and vice chair of clinical research at the Keck School of Medicine of USC. He works clinically in the emergency department at LAC+USC Medical Center.
His research focuses on integrating solutions for chronic disease into acute care settings, with an emphasis on underserved, low-income patients with limited access to comprehensive medical care. He has led several studies examining strategies to improve the identification and care of patients with HIV and/or diabetes. He has received funding to support his studies from the California Policy Research Center, California HIV/AIDS Research Program, McKesson Foundation, California Chapter of the American College of Emergency Physicians and Gilead Sciences.
Following medical school, Menchine completed residencies in internal and emergency medicine at UCLA. Stimulated by his clinical observations of the social and policy determinants of disease, he pursued a Health Services Research Fellowship through the UCLA Department of Emergency Medicine, and was awarded an F32 grant from the Agency for Healthcare Research. He also completed a master of public health.