Pediatric Emergency Medicine

John Stockton, MD, MPH

Hometown: Carpinteria, CA

Undergrad: USC

Medical School: Tulane

Residency: Emergency Medicine, Maimonides Medical Center

Hobbies: Surfing, swimming, stand up comedy, musicals and walking my dog

Favorite LA spot: Redondo Beach and the LA Coliseum ✌🏼

Next adventure: Patagonia

Brittany Wippel, MD

Hometown: Wilsonville, OR

Undergrad: Portland State University

Medical School: Oregon Health and Science University

Residency: Emergency Medicine, Louisiana State University – Baton Rouge

Hobbies: Running, Hiking, Surfing, Baking, Cooking and Travel

Favorite LA spot: Anywhere on the beach

Next adventure: Banff

Nicole Titze, MD

Hometown: Munich, Germany

Undergrad: University of Oregon

Medical School: Texas A&M Health Science Center, College of Medicine

Residency: Pediatrics, UCI-CHOC

Hobbies: Traveling, scuba diving, paddle boarding, video editing, running, board games

Favorite LA spot: The canals of Naples Island during Christmas

Next Adventure: Backpacking through Indonesia

Daniel Rogan, MD, MS

Hometown: Ballarat, Australia

Undergrad: University of Arizona

Medical School: Stanford University School of Medicine

Residency: Stanford University Emergency Medicine

Hobbies: Exploring LA with my wife and kids, hiking/glamping, playing with my dog, video games, board games, history/sci-fi/fantasy books (Audible if we’re being honest)

Favorite LA spot: Disneyland

Next Adventure: Visiting family in Australia


Erica Kiemele-Giss, MD, MSc

Hometown: Calgary, Alberta

Undergrad: University of Calgary

Graduate School: University of British Columbia (MSc)

Medical School: Harvard Medical School

Residency: LAC+USC Medical Center, Emergency Medicine

Hobbies: Dance teacher, certified yoga instructor RYT200, personal trainer, Indigenous artisan, gardener, and baker!

Favorite LA spot: Huntington Gardens

Next adventure: I’d love to go to Morocco and Spain! For now, I’ll try to keep up with my daughter, husband, two cats one dog

Jeremy Shin, MD

International and Domestic Health Equity (IDHEAL)

Rose Diaz, MD

Hometown: Alhambra, CA

Undergrad: Loyola Marymount

Medical School: UC Davis

Residency: University of Michigan, Emergency Medicine

Hobbies: Carb loading and distance running

Favorite LA spot: The Hollywood Bowl

Next adventure: LA Marathon

Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

Jake Toy, DO

Hometown: Menlo Park, CA

Undergrad: Menlo Park, CA

Medical School: Western University of Health Sciences

Residency: Harbor-UCLA, Emergency Medicine

Hobbies: Snowboarding, Surfing, Golf, Travel, Backpacking, Fishing, Trying new food spots in LA

Favorite LA spot: Weekday runs with my dog at Runyon Canyon

Next adventure: Tokyo, Japan