Steven Foster, DO

Title(s)Associate Clinical Professor, Pediatrics - Fresno
SchoolSchool of Medicine
Address155 N. Fresno Street
Fresno CA 93701
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    Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CADO05/2002Medicine
    UCSF, Fresno Medical Education6/2005Pediatric Residency
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    California OSHPD2015  - 2018Steven M. Thompson Physician Loan Repayment Grant
    California OSHPD2010  - 2013Steven M. Thompson Physician Loan Repayment Grant
    Children's Hospital Central California/Valley Children's Hospital 2008Board of Trustees Meritorious Service Award in Education
    CHCC/VCH2007Teacher of the Year for Resident Education, General Pediatrics

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    Steven Foster, DO, FAAP

    Residency Program Director
    Associate Clinical Professor

    Dr. Foster serves as the Program Director for the UCSF Fresno Pediatric Residency Training Program. He is a graduate of the residency program and served as a 4th year Chief Resident followed by a 10 year term as Associate Program Director and was appointed Program Director in 2017. He is privileged at both Community Regional Medical Center in Fresno and Valley Children’s Hospital in Madera and works clinically as a Pediatric Hospitalist.

    Quality Improvement Projects
    1. Establishing Best Practices for Resident's Completion of Work/Duty Hours, Staff Monitoring, and Program Director Review for Accurate Duty Hours; UCSF Fresno, 2020

    2. Board Study Plan to Improve In-service Exam Scores of Pediatric Resident; UCSF Fresno, 2020

    3. Improving the Reporting of Faculty Scholarly Activities; UCSF Fresno, 2020

    4. Re-evaluating the Evaluation Process- Improving the Feedback and Evaluation Experience; UCSF Fresno, 2022

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    1. UC Davis AAMC Western Group of Educational Affairs (WGEA); 2010. Innovation in Pediatric Residency Education: Establishment of an 18 Month Revolving Didactic Curriculum. 2010. Foster SA, Banh NT, Washburn B.