Family Health Centers of San Diego’s (FHCSD) own Dr. Christian Ramers has been awarded the CalHEP (California Hepatitis Alliance) Clinical Champion Award for 2017. Through health policy, education and advocacy, CalHEP aims to reduce the burden of hepatitis B and C in California.

Dr. Ramers is being recognized for his extraordinary work and leadership in addressing viral hepatitis in California and beyond. Besides his exemplary direct patient services, Dr. Ramers continues aiding his patients outside of the office by engaging in patient advocacy at the state level.

Additionally, he has been instrumental in developing FHCSD’s comprehensive HCV treatment and research program and in developing a cutting-edge training and mentorship program for primary care providers in San Diego and across the Western United States. Dr. Ramers truly exemplifies “Exceptional in Every Way!”

Dr. Ramers will be honored at the Project Inform gala, Evening of Hope, on November 11 in San Francisco.