Department of
Internal Medicine at Highland Hospital
A member of Alameda Health System


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Allison Sombredero-Sanchez, MD

Chief of AIC

Medical School:

Universidad de La Sabana; Bogota, Colombia


Alameda Health System- Highland Hospital, Oakland, CA


San Francisco General, UCSF, San Francisco, California

Clinical Interest:

HIV in minorities; Stigma; Linkage and retention in care

Fun Facts:

I love dancing Samba and salsa, Sing Bossa Nova and walking my dog

Recent Publications:

Immunity in Early Syphilis: Pathway to HIV Co- infection Salazar JC, Cruz A, Trujillo R, Valderrama L, Pope C, Obando AM, Sombredero A, Saravia N and Radolf JD. University of Connecticut Health Center, Department of Pediatrics and Medicine, Farmington CT, USA Centro Internacional de Entrenamiento e Investigaciones Medicas (CIDEIM) Cali, Colombia presented in the International Society of Sexually Transmitted Disease Research (ISSTDR). Amsterdam. July 10-12th, 2005

Parasitosis unexpectedly causing lymphoma-like symptoms in a patient with AIDS Alisson Sombredero MD, Howard Edelstein MD Semifinalist at the ACP chapter meeting, Northern California, October 2011, San Jose, CA Presented at the National ACP meeting in New Orleans, LA, April 20th 2012