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Department of Medicine

  Division of General Internal Medicine

General Internal Medicine Fellowship Program


Fellowships in General Internal Medicine


Alumni Fellows

2016 - Current

Graduated Fellows Type Year Current Location Position as of July 2017
Sarah Merriam, MD, MS ACES 2017 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; VA Pittsburgh Assistant Professor of Medicine
Natasha Parekh, MD, MSc Research 2017 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; UPMC Health Plan Assistant Professor of Medicine
Swati Shroff, MD, MS ACES 2017 Lennox Hill Hospital of Northwell Health Assistant Professor of Medicine
John Szymusiak, MD, MS ACES 2017 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
Eloho Ufomata, MD, MS ACES 2017 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Assistant Professor of Medicine
Elena Lebduska, MD, MS ACES 2016 University of Colorado School of Medicine Instructor of Medicine
Rani Nandiwada, MD, MS ACES 2016 University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Thomas Radomski, MD, MSc Research 2016 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Assistant Professor of Medicine
Jennifer Rusiecki, MD, MS ACES 2016 University of Chicago Assistant Professor of Medicine
Brielle Spataro, MD, MS ACES 2016 Boston University School of Medicine Assistant Professor of Medicine


1983 - 2015

Graduated Fellows Year Current Location Position as of February 2017
Maggie Benson, MD, MS 2015 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Assistant Professor of Medicine
Amar Kohli, MD, MS 2015 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Assistant Professor of Medicine
Alexandra Mieczkowski, MD, MS 2015 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Assistant Professor of Medicine
Anna Donovan, MD, MS 2014 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Assistant Professor of Medicine; Assistant Program Director for Inpatient Medicine, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Holly Thomas, MD, MS 2014 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Assistant Professor of Medicine
Jen Corbelli, MD, MS 2013 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Assistant Professor of Medicine; Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Adam Sawatsky MD, MS 2013 Mayo Clinic Senior Associate
Jed Gonzalo MD, MS 2012 Penn State College of Medicine Assistant Professor of Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Associate Dean for Health Systems Education
Brian Heist MD, MS 2012 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Assistant Professor of Medicine
John Ragsdale MD, MS 2012 University of Kentucky School of Medicine Assistant Professor of Medicine
Sarah Tilstra MD, MS 2012 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Assistant Professor of Medicine; Director, Women’s Health Track, Internal Medicine Residency
Briar Duffy MD, MS 2011 University of Minnesota School of Medicine Assistant Professor of Medicine; Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Anu Munshi MD, MS 2011 Moorestown, NJ Private Practice
Scott Herrle MD, MS 2009 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Caroline Lin MD, MS 2009 Kaiser-Permanente, San Diego, CA Internist
Alyssa Majesko MD, MS 2009 Emory University Assistant Professor of Medicine (Critical Care)
Haruka Torok MD, MS 2009 Bayview Medical Center Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, MD Assistant Professor of Medicine
Rachel Bonnema MD, MS 2008 University of Nebraska School of Medicine Associate Professor of Medicine; Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency
Reed Van Deusen MD, MS 2008 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Assistant Professor of Medicine; Director Standardized Patient Program
Elizabeth Weinstein, MD, MS 2008 Case-Western Reserve University School of Medicine Assistant Professor of Medicine; Director of Learning Individual Needs and Coordinating Care Program
Wendy Anderson, MD, MS 2007 University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine Associate Professor of Medicine
Sonya Borrero, MD, MS 2007 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Associate Professor of Medicine and Clinical and Translational Science; Director, Center for Women’s Health Research and Innovation (CWHRI)
Michael Gaglia, MD, MS 2007 University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)
Cheryl Lynch, MD, MS 2007 Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC Assistant Professor of Medicine
Abby Spencer, MD, MS 2007 Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University Associate Professor of Medicine; Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program; Vice Chair for Education, Department of Medicine
Natalia Morone, MD, MS 2006 University of Pittsburgh Associate Professor of Medicine and Clinical and Translational Science; Co-Director, Career Education and Enhancement for Health Care Research Diversity (CEED)
Alda Maria Gonzaga, MD, MS 2006 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics; Program Director, Med-Peds Residency Program; Advisory Dean, School of Medicine
Carla Spagnoletti, MD, MS 2006 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Associate Professor of Medicine; Director, Academic Clinician Educator Scholars Fellowship in General Internal Medicine; Director, Masters and Certificate Programs in Medical Education
Teddy Wu, MD, MS 2006 University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
Megan McNamara MD, MSc 2005 Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center
Case Western University School of Medicine
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Mandy Garber, MD, MPH, MSc 2004 VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System Psychiatrist
Rachel Hess, MD, MSc 2004 University of Utah School of Medicine Professor of Medicine and Population Health Sciences; Chief, Division of Health System Innovation and Research
Harish Jasti, MD, MSc 2004 Icahn School of Medicine Associate Professor of Medicine
John Lopez, MD 2004 Saint Peter’s University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Rebecca Drayer, MD, MSc 2003 Canandaigua VA Medical Center Internist
Shawn Fultz, MD, MPH, JD 2003 FDA Center for Tobacco Products Special Projects Coordinator
Nancy Connolly, MD, MPH 2002 Virginia Mason Medical Center Seattle, WA Private Practice
Janine Frank, MD 2002 Virginia Beach, VA Private Practice
Bizath Taqui, MD 2002 Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University Associate Professor of Medicine
Bevanne Bean-Mayberry, MD 2001 VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System
UCLA School of Medicine
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Russ Kolarik, MD, MS 2001 University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Greenville Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics; Director, Med-Peds Residency Program
Eric Mortensen, MD, MSc 2001 University of Connecticut Visiting Professor of Medicine; Chief Division of General Internal Medicine
Raquel Buranosky, MD, MPH 2000 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Associate Professor of Medicine, Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Hyasmine Charles, MD 2000 Lancaster, PA Private Practice
Adam Gordon, MD, MPH 2000 University of Utah School of Medicine
VA Salt Lake City Health Care System
Professor of Medicine, Section Chief, Program of Addiction Medicine
James Stahl, MD, CM, MPH 2000 Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine Associate Professor of Medicine
Jeong Oh, MD, MPH 1998 Anderson Cancer Center, Univ. of Texas, Houston, TX Associate Professor of Medicine
Jaye Hefner, MD, PhD 1997 Harvard Medical School Instructor of Medicine
Judith Plowman, MD 1997 VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System Geriatrician
Thomas O'Toole, MD 1996 Providence VA Medical Center Brown University, Providence, RI Professor of Medicine; Director of VA National Center on Homelessness
Maria Wahrenberger, MD 1996 Pittsburgh Private Practice
Gary Fischer, MD, MPH 1995 University of Pittsburgh Associate Professor of Medicine and Biomedical Informatics
David Nace, MD, MPH 1995 University of Pittsburgh Assistant Professor of Medicine
Mary Colburn, MD, MPH 1994 West Palm Beach, FL Private Practice
Kenneth Gilbert, MD 1994 Sculich School of Medicine and Dentistry Associate Professor of Medicine
Tamara Price, MD 1994 Moon Township, PA Private Practice
Peter Ubel, MD 1994 Duke University Professor of Business Administration; Professor of Public Policy; Professor Medicine
Joseph Conigliaro, MD, MPH 1993 North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System Professor, Chief of General Internal Medicine
Michelle Rossi, MD, MPH 1993 University of Pittsburgh Assistant Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
Sean Muldoon, MD, MPH 1992 Kindred Healthcare, Louisville, KY Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Hospital Division
Adele Towers, MD, MPH 1992 University of Pittsburgh Associate Professor of Medicine and Psychiatry, Medical Director, UPMC Home Health
Barbara Weber, MD, MPH 1992 Webster, NY Private Practice
Manuel Arbo, MD, MPH 1991 Sioux Falls, SD Private Practice
Peggy Hasley, MD, MHSC 1991 University of Pittsburgh Associate Professor of Medicine
D. Scott Miller, MD, MA 1990 University of Pittsburgh Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
David Shulkin, MD 1990 Office of Public and Intergovernmental Affairs Under Secretary for Health for the US Department of Veterans Affairs
Jose Cariaga, MD 1989 James A. Haley Veterans Hospital, Tampa, FL Hospital and Palliative Care Physician; Internist; Geriatrician
Joseph Francis, MD, MPH 1989 Department of Veterans Affairs National Office, Washington, DC Director, Clinical Analytics and Business Intelligence
Eric Bass, MD, MPH 1987 Johns Hopkins University Professor of Medicine
Anne Newman, MD, MPH 1987 University of Pittsburgh Department Chair, Epidemiology
Professor of Epidemiology, Medicine, and Clinical and Translational Science Institute
Michael Hodgson, MD, MPH 1985 Department of Veterans Affairs National Office, Washington, DC Director, Office of Occupational Medicine and Nursing
Judith Black, MD, MHA 1983 Allegheny Health Network

University of Pittsburgh
Medical Director, Geriatric Service Line

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Donald Fetterolf, MD, MBA 1983 Fetterolf Healthcare Consulting Principal
Susan Hunt, MD 1983 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Professor of Medicine