Faculty and Administration

Designated Institutional Official

Raul Ayala

Raul Ayala, MD, MHCM
Board-certified by the American Board of Family Medicine, Dr. Ayala serves as Designated Institutional Official (DIO) of the Tulare Family Medicine Residency program. He is the Market Medical Officer for Adventist Health in the Central Valley and sits on the networks’ governing boards.

Program Director

Joseph Greco

Joseph A. Greco, MD
Board-certified in family medicine, hospice and palliative medicine, Dr. Greco oversees all aspects of the Tulare Family Medicine Residency program and is responsible for the well-being of the residents and teaching faculty. He is Chair of the Clinical Competency Committee and a member of the Graduate Medical Education Committee (GMEC).

Associate Program Director

Jerry Neria

Jerry Neria, MD
Board-certified in Family Medicine, Dr. Neria assists in providing oversight of the Tulare Family Medicine Residency program. Dr. Neria is chair of the PEC and a member of the CCC. He is responsible for the inpatient and geriatric/nursing experiences.

Core Faculty

Hannah Laimer

Hannah Laimer, DO Board-certified in family medicine, Dr. Laimer practices obstetrics. She is part of the Core Faculty for the Tulare Family Medicine Residency program and a member of the CCC and PEC. She will teach women’s health and obstetrics care, supervising residents at the FMP, including continuity labor and delivery for patients of the FMP.