Our Graduates

We pride ourselves on having faculty members dedicated to teaching as well as housestaff members that are outstanding in clinical service, professionalism, diversity and camaraderie. Over the past five years, 45 percent of our graduates have gone into fellowships, 38 percent into hospitalist positions, 12 percent into academics and less than 1 percent into traditional private practices.

2015-2016

2015-2016 Graduates
Hospitalists: 4 16%
Primary Care: 2 7%
Fellowships: 20 77%
26

2016 Graduate Destinations

Graduate

Agency

Department/Division

Position

Haitham M. Abdelhakim, MBChB

KU Medical Center

Hematology/Oncology

Fellowship

Ayman Albakour, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Medical Oncology

Private Hospitalist

Maggie M. Barnthouse, M.D.

Children's Mercy Hospital

Allergy/Immunology

Fellowship

Charles (Charlie) D. Bengtson, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine

Fellowship

Donald R. Campbell, M.D.

University of Louisville

Gastroenterology

Fellowship

Madhav V. Desai, MBBS

KU Medical Center

Gastroenterology

Fellowship

Stephen T. Doyle, DO

Ohio State University

Pulmonary/Critical Care

Fellowship

Brietta K. Forbes, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine

Fellowship

Josef Hannah, D.O.

Stanford University

Hospice/Palliative Care

Fellowship

Sarah Ifteqar, MBBS

KU Medical Center

Rheumatology

Fellowship

Bhairvi S. Jani, MBChB

St. Louis University

Gastroenterology

Fellowship

Jennifer (Jenny) L. Kendall, M.D.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Ambulatory Faculty

Jessup (Jake) Kenyon, M.D.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Hospitalist

Reza Masoomi, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Cardiology

Fellowship

Jennifer A. McRae, M.D.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Chief Resident

Venkat P. Nutalapati, MBBS

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Hospitalist

Shanley M. O'Brien, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Rheumatology

Fellowship

JoHanna S. Peterson, M.D.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Chief Resident

Matthew (Matt) C. Pflederer, M.D.

University of Missouri Kansas City

Cardiology

Fellowship

Eyad Reda, M.D.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Chief Resident

Elmer (Leonard) L. Riley, M.D.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Chief Resident

Amanda D. Schnell, M.D.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Ambulatory Chief Resident

Rafael Torosyan, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Nephrology

Fellowship

Brandon R. Weckbaugh, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Hematology/Oncology

Hospitalist

Danielle E. Zimmerman, M.D.

University of Florida

Hematology/Oncology

Fellowship

David Paulk, D.O.

Athens Regional Medicine Center

Department of Behavioral Medicine, IP Psychiatry consults, OP IM

 


2014 - 2015

2014-2015 Graduates

Hospitalists: 7 28%
Primary Care: 2 8%
Academics: 16 64%
25  

2015 Graduate Destinations

Graduate

Agency

Department/Division

Position

Kelsey L. Able, D.O.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Chief Resident

Martha Allen, M.D.

Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Lawrence

Ambulatory Internal Medicine

 

Luke Amos, M.D.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Hospitalist

Pooja G. Bhadbhade, D.O.

KU Medical Center

Rheumatology

Fellowship

Maharshi Bhakta, M.D.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Hospitalist

Christopher M. Buckley, D.O.

KU Medical Center

Cardiology

Fellowship

Jennifer M. Capra, D.O.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Chief Resident

Aimee N. Eidson, D.O.

Menorah Medical Center

 

Hospitalist

Jared L. Elliott, D.O.

Stormont Vail, Topeka, KS

 

Hospitalist

Andrew M. Iliff, M.D.

University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

Hematology/Oncology

Fellowship

Gabriel D. Johnson, D.O.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Chief Resident

Anjushree Kumar, MBBS

KU Medical Center

Nephrology

Fellowship

Diego A. Lim, M.D.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Hospitalist

Muhammad Muneeb, MBBS

University of Cincinnati Medical

Nephrology and Hypertension

Fellowship

Sumalatha Muthineni, MBBS

Menorah Medical Center

 

Hospitalist

Marie L. Pacholec, D.O.

KU Medical Center

Infectious Diseases

Fellowship

Rahul D. Pawar, MBBS

Southern Tennessee Regional Health System

 

Hospitalist

Paul P. Pena, M.D.

KU Internal Medicine Medical Plaza and Overland Park

Primary Care/Ambulatory

 

Faizan Shaikh, MBBS

KU Medical Center

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Fellowship

Nichole R. (Downing) Smith, M.D.

Medical University of South Carolina

Endocrinology

Fellowship

Paul F. Stellmacher, M.D.

Stanford

Palliative Care

Fellowship

Sarah Stolte, M.D.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Ambulatory Chief Resident

Tariku G. Woldey, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Gastroenterology

Fellowship

Kyle A. Work, D.O.

KU Medical Center

Hematology/Oncology

Fellowship

Benjamin M. Mulloy, M.D.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Chief Resident


2013-2014

2013-2014 Graduates
Hospitalists: 9 41%
Primary Care: 8 36%
Academics: 5 23%
22  

2014 graduate destinations

Graduate

Agency

Department/Division

Position

Ashraf Alhafez, M.D.

Topeka, KS

 

Hospitalist

Christopher Avila, M.D.

St. Luke's Kansas City

 

Hospitalist

Jesica Brown, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Gastroenterology

Fellowship

Sonia Castillo, M.D.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Chief Resident

Hieu Doan, M.D.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Hospitalist

Kristine Grdinovac, M.D.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Chief Resident

Michael Gutierrez, M.D.

Austin, TX

 

Hospitalist

Cassandra Kimber, D.O.

KU Medical Center

Nephrology

Fellowship

Jessica Lee, D.O.

St. Luke's Kansas City

 

Hospitalist

Calvin Madrigal, M.D.

St. Mary's Kansas City

 

Hospitalist

Adam Merando, M.D.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Chief Resident

Maykol Postigo-Jasahui, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Fellowship

Lindsey Prochaska, D.O.

KU Medical Center

Hematology/Oncology

Fellowship

Michael Rouse, D.O.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Chief Resident

Arvind Satyanarayan, D.O.

Phoenix, AZ

 

Hospitalist

Bradley Scheu, D.O., M.B.A.

Indiana

 

Hospitalist

Kinza Shamsi, M.D.

Texas

Nephrology

Fellowship

Mitchell Tener, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Fellowship

Kellie Wark, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Infectious Disease

Fellowship

Andrew Waters, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Cardiology

Fellowship

Peniel Zelalem, M.D.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Hospitalist

Jessica Zibert, M.D.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Ambulatory Chief Resident


2012 - 2013

2012-2013 Graduates
Hospitalists: 11 42%
Primary Care: 1 4%
Fellowships: 9 35%
Academics: 5 19%
26

2013 Graduate Destinations

Graduate

Agency

Department/Division

Position

Christi L. Bartlett, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Palliative Care

Fellowship

Colleen E. Brown, M.D.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Ambulatory Chief Resident

Matthew Butler, M.D.

University of Florida

Cardiology

Fellowship

Nugma Chadha, M.D.

Georgia

 

Hospitalist

Shivali Devgon, M.D.

Minnesota

 

Hospitalist

Alan K. Doty, D.O.

St. Luke's Hospital

 

Hospitalist

J. Cipporah Gordon, D.O.

St. Luke's Hospital

 

Hospitalist

Leona J. Graham, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Addiction Psychiatry

Fellowship

Michelle A. Homan, D.O.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Chief Resident

Michele Jean-Francois, M.D.

Shawnee Mission Med. Ctr.

 

Hospitalist

Matthew W. Jones, D.O.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Chief Resident

Tamim R. Mahayni, D.O.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Chief Resident

Kerri A. McGreal, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Nephrology

Fellowship

Mark J. Oertel, M.D.

Primary Care, Lawrence, KS

 

 

Sravanthi Parasa, MBBS

KU Medical Center

Gastroenterology

Fellowship

Yung A. Park, M.D.

Yale

Med/Psych, Psycho-Somatic

Fellowship

Danielle Pellow, M.D.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Chief Resident

Benjamin M. Petelin, D.O.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Hospitalist

Sneha D. Phadke, D.O.

Univ. of Iowa

Hematology/Oncology

Fellowship

Aaron K. Pinion, D.O.

KU Medical Center

Allergy and Immunology

Fellowship

Heather Rusten, D.O.

North Dakota

 

Hospitalist

Jennifer M. Schrimsher, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Infectious Diseases

Fellowship

Shaundre N. Terrell Brown, M.D.

Georgia

 

Hospitalist

Elizabeth A. Weatherman, D.O.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Hospitalist

Cynthia Wheat, M.D.

Shawnee Mission Med. Ctr

 

Hospitalist

Wansi Bernadette Zedom, M.D.

North Carolina

 

Hospitalist


2011-2012

2011-2012 Graduates
Hospitalists: 12 43.0%
Primary Care: 1 3.5%
Fellowships: 15 53.5%
28

 

2012 Graduate Destinations

Graduate

Agency

Department/Division

Position

Bashar Ababneh, MBBS

Research Year, then Cardiology Fellowship

 

 

Basil Abu-El-Haija, MBBS

University of Iowa

Cardiology

Fellowship

Kamran Aghaie, M.D.

KU Medical Center

 

 

University of Pittsburgh

General and Geriatric Medicine

 

 

Gastroenterology

Clinical Instructor and IM Chief Resident

 

Fellowship

Heather Cunningham, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Hematology & Oncology

Fellowship

Dereje Desta, M.D.

Texas

 

Hospitalist

Bradley Dyer, D.O.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Hospitalist

Jennifer Fink, M.D.

KU Medical Center

 

 

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

 

 

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Chief Resident

 

Hospitalist/ Assistant Professor

Laura Frye, M.D.

University of Pennsylvania

Pulmonary/Critical Care

Fellowship

Nathan Heckerson, M.D.

Kansas City, MO

 

Hospitalist

Muhammad Imran, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Rheumatology

Fellowship

Vishal Jain, MBBS

Chicago, IL

 

Hospitalist

Anna Johnson Kumru, M.D.

Lawrence, KS

 

Primary Care Physician

Anup Kumar Kasi Loknath Kumar, MBBS

KU Medical Center

Hematology/Oncology

Fellowship

Amanjot Lehil, MBBS

KU Medical Center

Endocrinology

Fellowship

Collin Lovitt, D.O.

KU Medical Center

 

 

Kansas City, MO

General and Geriatric Medicine

Clinical Instructor and IM Chief Resident

 

Hospitalist

Heather McWilliams, D.O.

Kansas City, MO

 

Hospitalist

Chadi Obeid, M.D.

Southern California

Nephrology

Fellowship

Kavous Pakseresht, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Gastroenterology

Fellowship

Aradhana Pandey, MBBS

Olathe, KS

 

Hospitalist

Andre Saad, M.D.

Louisville, KY

Cardiology

Fellowship

Deepti Satelli, MBBS

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Hospitalist

Bassam Shakil, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Nephrology

Fellowship

Cole Spresser, M.D.

Kansas City, MO

 

Hospitalist

Ourania Stephanopoulos, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Integrative Medicine

 

Laura Thomas, M.D.

KU Medical Center

 


KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

 

 
Pulmonary/Critical Care

Clinical Instructor and IM Chief Resident

 

Fellowship

Rexy Thomas, M.D.

KU Medical Center

General and Geriatric Medicine

Hospitalist

Niralee Vaishnav, M.D.

KU Medical Center

Endocrinology

Fellowship

Jorge Valdivia, M.D.

 

 

Hospitalist

 

Last modified: Oct 12, 2016
ID=x27695