Patricio Riquelme, MD, PhD

Patricio Riquelme, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Medicine 
Clinical & Medicine Teaching Hospitalist Services



MD: David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 2011
PhD: Columbia University, New York, NY, 2009
BS: University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, 1997 


Residency: Stanford University, 2014
Internship: Stanford University, 2012

Clinical Interests:

Quality Improvement
Medical Research
Resident Education
Medical Student Education


  1. Riquelme P, Tisch AH, Liang Y, Lowe AW, Colevas AD, and Wakelee HA.  Thymoma-associated chronic diarrhea: A case of autoimmune enteropathy.  Cancer Treatment Communications, 4: 46-49, 2015.
  2. Riquelme PA, Drapeau E, and Doetsch F. Brain Micro-ecologies: neural stem  cell niches in the adult mammalian brain. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci.,     2007.
  3. Weissman TA, Riquelme PA, Ivic L, Flint AC, and Kriegstein AR. Calcium waves propagate through radial glial cells and modulate proliferation in developing    cortex. Neuron, 43:647-61, 2004.
  4. Huh GS, Boulanger LM, Du H, Riquelme PA, Brotz TM, and Shatz CJ. Functional requirement for class I MHC in CNS development and plasticity. Science,     290:2155-9, 2000.
  5. Penn AA, Riquelme PA, Feller MB, and Shatz CJ. Competition in retinogeniculate patterning driven by spontaneous activity. Science, 279:2108-12, 1998.

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