Dr. Raman Damineni joined the Atlanta VA Medical Center as the Chief of Primary Care in March 2012. He joined the Emory faculty as Assistant Professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine in January 2013. He is responsible for Primary care operations in all the Primary Care clinics in the main facility in Decatur and satellite clinics spread all over the Greater Atlanta area. Before coming to Atlanta, he served as Associate Chief of Staff for Clinical Support at Dublin VA Medical Center for 2 years. He joined the Dublin VA Medical Center as a primary care physician in 2000. Dr. Damineni graduated from Guntur Medical College in India and did his fellowship in Pulmonary Medicine. He did his residency in Internal Medicine at Coney Island Hospital in Brooklyn, New York.