Student Health Services Staff
John Ippolito, M.D.
John Ippolito, MD received his Bachelor of Science from Santa Clara University. He received his medical degree from USC in 1992 and completed his Family Practice residency at Ventura County Medical Center in 1995. Since that time, Dr. Ippolito has been a practicing physician and medical director at the Moorpark Family Care Center, affiliated with the Ventura County Health Care Agency. In addition to providing care at CI Student Health Services, Dr. Ippolito devotes time to teaching family practice residents at Ventura County Medical Center.
Jo Ann Samonte, F.N.P.
Jo Ann received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the Philippine Women's University. She completed her Master of Science in Nursing and Family Nurse Practitioner Training at UCLA. Jo Ann has practiced in the Ventura County Medical System for the last 25 years. In addition to working at the CI Student Health and Counseling Center, she works at the Casa Pacific Health Clinic in Camarillo.
Rosalind Ng, F.N.P.
Rosalind received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from California State University Los Angeles. She completed her Master of Science in Nursing and Family Nurse Practitioner Training at UCLA. Rosalind maintains a national certification with the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Her time is devoted to CI and Moorpark College Student Health Services while serving as an assistant clinical professor of nursing for UCLA.
Yazmin Acosta, Medical Assistant
Yazmin received her Medical Assistant certification in 2007 at Medical Career Services Institute in Oxnard. She has been working in the Ventura County medical system since 2008 and joined the CI Student Health Services staff in Fall 2009. Yazmin enjoys working in the medical field and finds that helping patients with their health needs is very rewarding. She plans to pursue a Registered Nurse degree in the near future.
Geri-Lyn Himebaugh, Administrative Assistant
Geri-Lyn received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Liberal Studies from CSU Channel Islands (CI). She is currently working towards her Master of Arts in Educational Leadership Policy Studies at CSU Northridge. Geri-Lyn has extensive knowledge of the health field due to her past experience working as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) and as a Home Health Aid (HHA). She enjoys helping CI students achieve their higher education goals.