After completing a BS and MS in Earth Sciences at Stanford University in 2004, Dr. Cox worked in a vascular surgery research lab before attending medical school at the University of California, San Francisco. He subsequently completed a residency in Internal Medicine at UCSF in 2014 before working in homeless primary care in downtown LA. He joined the VCMC family after completing a 1-yr fellowship in Hospice & Palliative Medicine at UCSF in San Francisco. He enjoys teaching communication skills to rotating residents on the Palliative Care Team. When at home in Ojai, he enjoys yoga, trail running, and spending time with his wife and growing family.