Dr. Maria Carmen Saavedra MD Family Medicine Doctor

Dr. Maria Saavedra is a family medicine doctor in Vacaville, California. She received her medical degree from UC Davis School of Medicine and has been in practice for 26 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Family Medicine Doctor: General Family Medicine

Education & Medical Training

University of California at Davis
Residency, Family Practice, 1989–1992

Natividad Medical Center
Residency, Family Practice, 1988–1989

UC Davis School of Medicine
Class of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Clarifying links between attachment and relationship quality: hostile conflict and mindfulness as moderators.
Saavedra, M.C., Chapman, K.E., Rogge, R.D.

Galanin GAL-R1 receptor null mutant mice display increased anxiety-like behavior specific to the elevated plus-maze.
Holmes, A., Kinney, J.W., Wrenn, C.C., Li, Q., Yang, R.J., Ma, L., Vishwanath, J., Saavedra, M.C., Innerfield, C.E., Jacoby, A.S., Shine, J., Iismaa, T.P., Crawley, J.N.

Social transmission of food preference in mice: methodology and application to galanin-overexpressing transgenic mice.
Wrenn, C.C., Harris, A.P., Saavedra, M.C., Crawley, J.N.

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