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Fernando S. Mendoza

Fernando S. Mendoza, MD

Professor of Pediatrics at the Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital
Stanford Health Policy Associate

Clinical Gardner Packard Children's Health Center
3351 El Camino Rd., Ste. 100
Atherton, CA 94027

Alternate Contact
Peggy Simons
peggy.simons@stanford.edu

(650) 725-8314 (voice)
(650) 725-8292 (mobile)
(650) 362-2584 (fax)

Research Interests

health, nutrition, and development of Latino children; access to health development of Latino children; access to health care among under-served populations

Bio

Dr Mendoza has a long-standing interest in the health, nutrition, and development of Latino children and in access to health development of Latino children and in access to health care among under-served populations. The recipient of numerous honors, he is the former Co-Director of the Stanford University Center for Chicano Research and former Co-Director of the Iner-University Program for Chicano Research. Currently, as Chief of the Division of General Pediatrics, he is developing a community-based pediatric program. Lastly, he recently served on an Institute of Medicine's Committee, the Committee on the Health and Adjustment of Immigrant children entitled: From Generation to Generation: The Health and Well-Being of Children in Immigrant Families.

Stanford Affiliations

Medicine
Pediatrics

Other Affiliations

Center for Chicano Research , Inter-University Program for Chicano Research, Institute of Medicine