Richard A Belkin, MD, MSCE, FCCP

Medical Co-Director

Cystic Fibrosis / Bronchiectasis Clinic




Cystic Fibrosis


Critical Care Medicine

Undergraduate Degree  

Biology, Brandeis University, Waltham, Mass.  (cum laude)

Graduate Degree   Master of Science (MSCE.), Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania  
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine  
Internship and Residency Internal Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center  
Fellowship Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center  
Advanced Training   Cystic Fibrosis and Bronchiectasis, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center
Memberships Fellow, College of Chest of Physicians 
  American Thoracic Society
  American College of Physicians
  California Thoracic Society
  California Medical Association
Additional Affiliations Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at USC Keck School of Medicine
Teacher / Lecturer, Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital Internal Medicine Residency Program
Academic Research
Effects of lung transplantation on the survival of cystic fibrosis patients
Awards and Honors Named a Top Doctor for 2012 by US News and World Report
Gate Pharmaceutical Outstanding Student Award, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
  Excellence in Teaching Award by the Cottage Internal Medicine Residency Program
Office 2403 Castillo Street, Suite 206
Santa Barbara, Ca 93105
Tel: (805) 898-8840
Fax: (805) 898-8842
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