Infectious Diseases Program Fellows


First Year

Gustavo Contreras Anez
CE Track

ID Interest: Immunocompromised Host, Ortho ID, and Critical Care

Hobbies: Traveling, cooking, exploring new cuisines. I am passionate about street photography.

Residency: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai St. Luke's-Roosevelt

Med School: University of Zulia School of Medicine (Venezuela)

Rebecca Hamlin
Research Track

ID Interest: Viral Immunology

Hobbies: Traveling, hiking, dining out, and wine-tasting

Residency: Hosp of Univ of Pennsylvania

Med School: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Seth Hoffman
Research Track

ID Interest: Global Health — serving the world’s most underserved who disproportionately suffer from infectious 

Hobbies: Surfing, bouldering, hiking

Residency: University of Maryland Internal Medicine Program

Med School: Ben Gurion University of the Negev (Israel)

Julie Lee
CE Track

Residency: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center

Med School: UCSD

 

Natalie Medvedeva
ASP Track

Residency: Yale New Haven Hospital

Med School: Georgetown University School of Medicine

Ralph Tayyar
CE Track

Residency: Main Line Health Lankenau Medical Center

Med School: American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine (Lebanon)


Second Year

Mary Czech
CE Track

ID Interest: Immunocompromised ID

Hobby: Hiking

Residency: Medstar Georgetown Univ

Med School: Georgetown Univ 

 

Nicholas Degner
Research Track

Research Mentor: Jason Andrews

Residency: Stanford University

Med School: UCSD

Katharine Dobos
CE Track

Residency: Stanford University

Med School: UCSD

 

Karen Jacobson
Research Track

ID Interest: Global Health

Hobby: Hiking with my family

Research Mentor: Prasanna Jagannathan

Residency: Yale-New Haven

Med School: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Arya Khosravi
Research Track

Research Mentor: Paul Bollyky

Residency: UCLA

Med School: UCS Keck School of Medicine


Third Year

Joelle Rosser
Research Track

ID Interest: Global health and climate change

Hobby: Road biking

Research Mentor: Stephen Luby

Residency: Emory University

Med School: University of Washington

Arjun Rustagi
Research Track

Research Mentor: Catherine Blish

Residency: Stanford University

Med School: University of Washington


Fourth Year

Ashley Styczynski
Research Track

ID Interest: Global Health and Epidemiology

Hobby: Swing Dancing

Research MentorStephen Luby

Residency: George Washington University

Med School: University of Illinois College of Medicine


Chief Fellows

Mary Czech

Arya Khosravi



ID Sub-Specialty Program Fellows


Transplant
ID & ASP

Nicolo Cabrera
Transplant ID

Hobbies: Binge-watching TV series, reading about politics and current events, eating out

ID Fellowship: University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Residency: John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County

Med School: University of the Philippines College of Medicine

Jessica Ferguson
Transplant ID

ID Fellowship: Stanford University

Residency: Stanford University

Med School: UCLA David Geffen

 

 

 

Orlando Quintero
Transplant ID

ID Fellowship: Montefiore Medical Center

Residency: Jacobi Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Med School: Universidad Libre de Cali (Colombia)

 

 

Sharon Onguti
Antimicrobial Stewardship

ID Fellowship: University of Texas Health San Antonio

Residency: University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston

Med School: University of Nairobi  (Kenya)

 

 



Alumni

ID and Transplant ID Fellowships

ID Fellowship

Graduates have published ~300 peer-reviewed journal articles in the last 5 years

Year graduated

 

Name

 

Current Position

 

2020 Shama Cash-Goldwasser Postdoctoral researcher, Stanford University SOM, Division of Infectious Diseases
  Christiaan deVries Instructor, Stanford University SOM, Division of Infectious Diseases
  Jessica Ferguson Transplant ID Fellowship,  Stanford Univ. SOM, Division of Infectious Diseases
  Melisa Shah Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA
  Jose Suarez Isaacs Transplant ID Fellowship, University of Miami Miller SOM, Division of Infectious Diseases
  Vivian Tien Staff physician, Division of Infectious Diseases, Kaiser Permanente, Santa Clara, CA
     
2019 Tessa Andermann Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Div. of Infectious Diseases, Chapel Hill, NC
  Chitra Punjabi Clinical Assistant Professor, Montefiore Medical Center /  Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Div. of Infectious Diseases, Bronx, NY
  Stacie Nishimoto Infectious Diseases Physician, Hawaii Permanente Medical Group, Moanalua Medical Center
  Matt Hitchcock Assistant Professor, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, McGuire VA, Div. of Infectious Diseases, Richmond, VA
  Alex Yu Medical Epidemiologist, Infectious Diseases Branch, California Deptartment of Public Health, Richmond, CA
  Elena Vendrame Director of Clinical Research, Virology at Gilead Sciences
     
2018 Jenny Aronson Clinical Assistant Professor, Stanford Univ. SOM, Division of Infectious Diseases
  Amy Chang Clinical Assistant Professor, Stanford Univ. SOM, Division of Infectious Diseases
  Prashant Upadhyaya Fellow, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, CCM Fellowship, NYC, NY; Staff Physician, Westside Regional Hospital, Plantation, FL
  Sudeb Dalai Staff Physician, Investigator (ID), Palo Alto Medical Foundation, PAMF Research Institute; Adjunct Clin Asst Prof, Stanford SOM
  Susanna Tan Senior Medical Scientist, Hepatitis B Clinical Research at Gilead Sciences, Foster City, CA
     
2017 Noah McKittrick Clinical Associate, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Division of Infectious Diseases, Baltimore, MD
  Ashrit Multani Assistant Clinical Professor, UCLA David Geffen SOM, Division of Infectious Diseases, Los Angeles, CA
  Dana Clutter Staff physician, Division of Infectious Diseases, Kaiser Permanente, South San Francisco, CA
  Lily Horng Medical Officer, Immunization Branch, California Deptartment of Public Health, Richmond, CA
     
2016 Paul (Ravi) Waldron Staff physician, Division of Infectious Diseases, Kaiser Permanente, San Jose, CA
  Carlos Gomez Alvarez Assistant Professor (Clinical), University of Utah School of Medicine, Div. Infectious Diseases, Salt Lake City, UT
  John Openshaw Instructor, Stanford University SOM, Division of Infectious Diseases
     
2015 Eugene Richardson Assistant Professor, Dept. Global Health & Social Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 
  Joanna Nelson Clinical Assistant Professor, Stanford Univ. SOM, Division of Infectious Diseases
  Sana Ahmed Medical Epidemiologist, Lake County (Ill.) Health Department; formerly Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer, CDC
  Michael Gelman Assistant Professor, Medicine & Infectious Diseases, Icahn SOM at Mt. Sinai; Staff physician, ID, VA Medical Center, Bronx NY
  Sean Collins Associate Director, HIV Clinical Research at Gilead Sciences, Foster City, CA 
     
2014 Jesse Waggoner Assistant Professor, Emory University Dept of Medicine and Div of Infectious Diseases, Atlanta, GA
  Elizabeth Robilotti Associate Chief, Medical Epidemiology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, NYC NY; Instructor, Div. of ID, Weill Cornell SOM
  Marisa Holubar Clinical Associate Professor, Stanford Univ. SOM, Division of Infectious Diseases
  Madeline Slater TB Physician, San Diego County Department of Public Health and Staff Physician, Scripps Memorial Hospital, San Diego, CA
  Michele Tang Staff Physician, Brown & Toland Physicians/Sutter Medical Network, Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, Div. of ID, Oakland, CA
  Eva Mortensen Medical writer, Ascendis Pharma, Palo Alto, CA
     
2013 Shanthi Kappagoda Clinical Associate Professor, Stanford Univ. SOM, Division of Infectious Diseases
  Elizabeth Soda Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA
  Amanda Kamali Medical Epidemiologist, Infectious Diseases Branch, Calif Dept Public Health, Richmond, CA; Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer, CDC
  Harleen Gakhar (Sahni) Staff physician, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, Division of Infectious Diseases, San Jose, CA
  Stanley Wang Associate Medical Director, AbbVie Biopharmaceuticals, Chicago, IL
  George Melikian Staff physician, Facey Medical Group Div. of ID, Providence Holy Cross Med Center and Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital, Valencia, CA
     
2012 Gina Suh Senior Associate Consultant, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Division of Infectious Diseases, Rochester, MN
  Victor Herrera Assistant Director, Internal Medicine Residency and Director of GME Research, Univ. Central Florida & Florida Hospital, Orlando, FL
  Candice McNeil Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Wake Forest University, Wake Forest, NC
     
2011 Joanna Schaenman Assistant Clinical Professor, UCLA David Geffen SOM, Division of Infectious Diseases, Los Angeles, CA
  Philip Grant Assistant Professor, Stanford Univ. Division of Infectious Diseases
  Stephanie Troy Medical Officer, Div Antiviral Products, FDA, Washington, DC.  Formerly Asst Professor, E. Virginia Medical School, Div of ID