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

• 2016 graduate destinations

Haitham M. Abdelhakim, MBChB, KU Hem/Onc Fellow
Ayman Albakour, M.D., KU Medical Oncology, Private Hospitalist
Maggie M. Barnthouse, M.D., Allergy/Immunology Fellow, Children's Mercy Hospital
Charles (Charlie) D. Bengtson, M.D., KU Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine Fellow
Donald R. Campbell, M.D., GI Fellow, University of Louisville
Madhav V. Desai, MBBS, KU GI Fellow
Stephen T. Doyle, DO, Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellow, Ohio State University
Brietta K. Forbes, M.D., KU Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine Fellow
Josef Hannah, D.O., Hospice/Palliative Care Fellow, Stanford University
Sarah Ifteqar, MBBS, KU Rheumatology Fellow
Bhairvi S. Jani, MBChB, GI Fellow, St. Louis University
Jennifer (Jenny) L. Kendall, M.D., KU Gen Med Faculty Ambulatory
Jessup (Jake) Kenyon, M.D., KU Gen Med Faculty Hospitalist
Reza Masoomi, M.D., KU Cardiology Fellow
Jennifer A. McRae, M.D., IM Chief
Venkat P. Nutalapati, MBBS, KU Gen Med Faculty Hospitalist
Shanley M. O'Brien, M.D., KU Rheumatology Fellow
JoHanna S. Peterson, M.D., IM Chief
Matthew (Matt) C. Pflederer, M.D., Cardiology Fellow, University of Missouri Kansas City
Eyad Reda, M.D., IM Chief
Elmer (Leonard) L. Riley, M.D., IM Chief
Amanda D. Schnell, M.D., IM Chief
Rafael Torosyan, M.D., KU Nephrology Fellow
Brandon R. Weckbaugh, M.D., KU Hematology/Oncology Hospitalist
Danielle E. Zimmerman, M.D., Hem/Onc Fellow, University of Florida
David Paulk, D.O., Athens, GA, IP Psychiatry consults, OP IM, and teaching at medical school at University of Georgia

2014-2015 Graduates
Hospitalists: %
Primary Care: %
Academics: %
 

• 2015 graduate destinations

Kelsey L. Able, D.O. - KU Gen Med Faculty and Chief Resident
Martha Allen, M.D. -
Ambulatory Internal Medicine, Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Lawrence
Luke Amos, M.D. -
KU Gen Med Faculty/ Hospitalist
Pooja G. Bhadbhade, D.O.
- Rheumatology Fellowship- KU
Maharshi Bhakta, M.D.
- KU Gen Med Faculty/ Hospitalist
Christopher M. Buckley, D.O.
- Cardiology Fellowship- KU
Jennifer M. Capra, D.O.
- KU Gen Med Faculty and Chief Resident
Aimee N. Eidson, D.O.
- Hospitalist in KC -- Menorah Medical Center
Jared L. Elliott, D.O.
- Hospitalist Stomont Veil, Topeka
Andrew M. Iliff, M.D.
- Heme/Onc Fellowship, Iowa
Gabriel D. Johnson, D.O.
- KU Gen Med Faculty and Chief Resident
Anjushree Kumar, MBBS
- KU Nephrology Fellow
Diego A. Lim, M.D.
- KU Gen Med Faculty/Hospitalist
Muhammad Muneeb, MBBS
- Nephrology Fellowship, Cincinatti
Sumalatha Muthineni, MBBS
- Hospitalist in KC-- Menorah Medical Center
Marie L. Pacholec, D.O.
- ID Fellowship- KU
Rahul D. Pawar, MBBS
- Hospitalist-just outside of Nashville
Paul P. Pena, M.D.
- Primary Care/Ambulatory at Medical Plaza Internal Med, Overland Park
Faizan Shaikh, MBBS
- Pulm/CC at KU
Nichole R. (Downing) Smith, M.D.
- Endocrinology- Medical Univ of South Carolina
Paul F. Stellmacher, M.D.
- Palliative Care Fellowship- Stanford
Sarah Stolte, M.D.
- KU Gen Med Faculty and Chief Resident
Tariku G. Woldey, M.D.
- GI Fellowship- KU
Kyle A. Work, D.O.
- Heme/Onc Fellowship- KU
Benjamin M. Mulloy, M.D.
- KU Gen Med Faculty and Chief Resident

 

 

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

• 2014 graduate destinations

Ashraf Alhafez, M.D., Hospitalist, Topeka KS
Christopher Avila, M.D., Hospitalist, St. Luke's Kansas City
Jesica Brown, M.D., Gastroenterology Fellowship, KUMC
Sonia Castillo, M.D., Chief Resident
Hieu Doan, M.D., Hospitalist, KUMC
Kristine Grdinovac, M.D., Chief Resident
Michael Gutierrez, M.D., Hospitalist, Austin, TX
Cassandra Kimber, D.O., Nephrology Fellowship, KUMC
Jessica Lee, D.O., Hospitalist, St. Luke's Kansas City
Calvin Madrigal, M.D., Hospitalist, St. Mary's Kansas City
Adam Merando, M.D., Chief Resident
Maykol Postigo-Jasahui, M.D., Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellowship, KUMC
Lindsey Prochaska, D.O., Hematology/Oncology Fellowship, KUMC
Michael Rouse, D.O., Chief Resident
Arvind Satyanarayan, D.O., Hospitalist, Phoenix, AZ
Bradley Scheu, D.O., M.B.A., Hospitalist, Indiana
Kinza Shamsi, M.D., Nephrology Fellowship, Texas
Mitchell Tener, M.D., Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellowship, KUMC
Kellie Wark, M.D., Infectious Disease Fellowship, KUMC
Andrew Waters, M.D., Cardiology Fellowship, KUMC
Peniel Zelalem, M.D., Hospitalist, KUMC
Jessica Zibert, M.D., Chief Resident

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

• 2013 graduate destinations

Christi L. Bartlett, M.D., Palliative Care Fellowship, KUMC
Colleen E. Brown, M.D., Chief Resident
Matthew Butler, M.D., Cardiology Fellowship, University of Florida
Nugma Chadha, M.D., Hospitalist, Georgia
Shivali Devgon, M.D., Hospitalist, Minnesota
Alan K. Doty, D.O., Hospitalist, St. Luke's Hospital
J. Cipporah Gordon, D.O., Hospitalist, St. Luke's Hospital
Leona J. Graham, M.D., Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship, KUMC
Michelle A. Homan, D.O., Chief Resident
Michele Jean-Francois, M.D., Hospitalist, Shawnee Mission Med. Ctr.
Matthew W. Jones, D.O., Chief Resident
Tamim R. Mahayni, D.O., Chief Resident
Kerri A. McGreal, M.D., Renal Fellowship, KUMC
Mark J. Oertel, M.D., Primary Care, Lawrence, KS
Sravanthi Parasa, MBBS, GI Fellowship, KUMC
Yung A. Park, M.D., Med/Psych, Psycho-Somatic Fellowship, Yale
Danielle Pellow, M.D., Chief Resident
Benjamin M. Petelin, D.O., Hospitalist, KUMC
Sneha D. Phadke, D.O., Hematology/Oncology Fellowship, Univ. of Iowa
Aaron K. Pinion, D.O., Allergy and Immunology Fellowship, KUMC
Heather Rusten, D.O., Hospitalist, North Dakota
Jennifer M. Schrimsher, M.D., Infectious Disease Fellowship, KUMC
Shaundre N. Terrell Brown, M.D., Hospitalist, Georgia
Elizabeth A. Weatherman, D.O., Hospitalist, KUMC
Cynthia Wheat, M.D., Hospitalist, Shawnee Mission Med. Ctr
Wansi Bernadette Zedom, M.D., Hospitalist, North Carolina

 

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


• 2012 graduate destinations

Bashar Ababneh, MBBS, research year, then Cardiology Fellowship
Basil Abu-El-Haija, MBBS, Fellowship, Cardiology, University of Iowa
Kamran Aghaie, M.D., Chief Resident, Fellowship, GI, University of Pittsburgh
Heather Cunningham, M.D., Fellowship, KU Hematology & Oncology
Dereje Desta, M.D., Hospitalist, Texas
Bradley Dyer, D.O., KU IM Hospitalist
Jennifer Fink, M.D., Chief Resident, Hospitalist/Assistant Professor, KUMC
Laura Frye, M.D., Fellowship, Pulmonary/Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania
Nathan Heckerson, M.D., Hospitalist, Kansas City, MO
Muhammad Imran, M.D., Fellowship, KU Rheumatology
Vishal Jain, MBBS, Hospitalist, Chicago, IL
Anna Johnson Kumru, M.D., Primary Care physician, Lawrence, KS
Anup Kumar Kasi Loknath Kumar, MBBS, Fellowship, KU Hematology & Oncology
Amanjot Lehil, MBBS, Fellowship, KU Endocrinology
Collin Lovitt, D.O., Chief Resident, Hospitalist, Kansas City, MO
Heather McWilliams, D.O., Hospitalist, Kansas City, MO
Chadi Obeid, M.D., Fellowship, Nephrology, Southern California
Kavous Pakseresht, Fellowship, KU Gastroenterology
Aradhana Pandey, MBBS, Hospitalist, Olathe, KS
Andre Saad, M.D., Fellowship, Cardiology, Louisville, KY
Deepti Satelli, MBBS, Hospitalist, KUMC
Bassam Shakil, M.D., Fellowship, KUMC Nephrology
Cole Spresser, M.D., Hospitalist, Kansas City, MO
Ourania Stephanopoulos, M.D., KUMC Integrative Medicine
Laura Thomas, M.D., Chief Resident, Fellowship, Pulmonary/Critical Care, KUMC
Rexy Thomas, M.D., KUMC Hospitalist
Niralee Vaishnav, M.D., KUMC Endocrinology
Jorge Valdivia, M.D., Hospitalist

 

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