2023 - 2024 Cardiovascular Medicine Fellows

Our mission is to train leaders in academic cardiology for the 21st century. The Cardiovascular Medicine training program at Stanford University has been developed to offer a wide range of opportunities leading to a career in academic cardiology. We emphasize the selection of applicants with strong clinical and research backgrounds.

General Cardiology

Chief Fellows

  • Yaanik Desai, MD
  • Sneha Jain, MD, MBA
  • 1st Year Fellows

  • Olumuyiwa "Olu" Akinrimisi, MD
  • Michael Liu, MD, PhD
  • Sofia Gomez, MD
  • Andrew Nguyen, MD
  • Elena Vasti, MD
  • Aradhana Verma, MD
  • John Tanaka, MD

2nd Year Fellows

  • Daniel Amponsah, MD
  • Evaline Cheng, MD
  • Muhammad Fazal, MD, MS
  • Tasmeen Hussain, MD, MPH
  • Jiwen Li, MD
  • Jack O'Sullivan, MD, PhD
  • Gabriella Spencer-Bonilla, MD, MSc

3rd Year Fellows

  • Shire Beach, MD
  • Yaanik Desai, MD
  • Zaniar Ghazizadeh, MD
  • Sneha Jain, MD, MBA
  • Daniel Kim, MD, PhD
  • Alexandra Steverson, MD, MPH
  • David Wang, MD

4th Year TIP Cardiology Research Fellows - Non-ACGME

  • Daniel Li, MD
  • Brian Palmisano, MD, PhD

Adult Congenital Heart Disease (ACHD) Fellows

  • Brynn Connor, MD
  • Desiree Conrad, MD

Advanced Echocardiography / Imaging Fellow

  • Isabel Kim, MD
  • Shire Beach, MD

Advanced Heart Failure Transplant Cardiology (AHFTC) Fellows

  • Aly Elezaby, MD, PhD
  • Jamal Mahar, MD, MEd
  • Natalie Tapaskar, MD

Electrophysiology Fellows

  • Hugo De Larochelliere, MD, FRCPC
  • Ibrahim El Masri, MD
  • Chikezie Alvarez, MD
  • Ramya Vajapey, MD, BS
  • Ahmed Yassin, MD

Interventional Cardiology Fellows

  • Luke Dawson, MD
  • Pascal Theriault-Lauzier, MD, PhD, MS, BSc, FRCPC
  • Christopher Wong, MD, MPhil, PhD