Jehni Robinson, MD

Chair and Clinical Professor of Family Medicine

Associate Dean for Primary Care

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Jehni Robinson, MD is a Professor and Chair of the Department of Family Medicine at the Keck School of Medicine at USC. She also serves as Associate Dean for Primary Care. Dr. Robinson is President of USC Care Medical Group, a multispecialty group representing over 800 faculty clinicians practicing at Keck Medicine of USC.

Prior to coming to USC, she served as Chief Medical Officer for The Saban Free Clinic, also known as The Los Angeles Free Clinic, and taught in the Harbor UCLA Transforming Primary Care faculty development fellowship.

Dr. Robinson has expertise in leadership development, care delivery redesign, and care for the underserved. She co-founded the USC Street Medicine Program in 2018, which brings care to people experiencing homelessness in the community.

Her educational accomplishments include teaching in the national American Academy of Family Physicians Women’s Health course, precepting medical and physician assistant students in their clinical rotations and teaching first-year medical students in Professionalism in the Practice of Medicine, receiving the outstanding teaching award in 2017. She has also served as Faculty Advisor for the USC student interest group on homelessness.

Dr. Robinson received her undergraduate degree from Stanford and her medical degree from Morehouse School of Medicine. She completed her residency at Harbor-UCLA in Family Medicine followed by a chief year and faculty development fellowship. She has also completed the California Healthcare Foundation Health Care Leadership Fellowship program in 2013 and the Hedwig Van Ameringen Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine program in 2022.