Clinical Associate ProfessorMedicine Faculty Information Biography Education & Training: MDUniversity of California, Los Angeles Medical SchoolLos Angeles, CA1990 Internship and Residency in Internal MedicineUniversity of Washington Affiliated HospitalsSeattle, WA1990–1993 Chief ResidencyUniversity of Washington Affiliated HospitalsSeattle, WA1993–1994 Honors: Fleischmann Scholarship1979–1980 General Chemistry Achievement Award1979–1980 Outstanding Biology Student1982–1984 Nevada Centennial Medallion1984 Hollywood Canteen Scholarship1986–1987 Inez Smith Medical Scholarship1986–1989 NIH Short-Term Training Research Award1987 Lazar Medical Scholarship1987–1988 Eldridge Medical Scholarship1987–1988 Selden Ring Medical Scholarship1987–1990 National Hispanic Society Scholarship1988–1989 Volunteer Services Medical Scholarship1988–1989 Alpha Omega Alpha1989 American Medical Women’s Association Achievement Citation1990 Secretary’s Hands and Heart Award2005 VAPSHCS Employee of the Month2007 Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Research & Clinical Interests Research Interests: Development of primary care guidelines for evaluation patients with dyspepsia Publications Publications: Morantes MC, Lipsky BA. 1995. "Flesh-eating bacteria": return of an old nemesis. International journal of dermatology. 34(7):461–3.