Current Fellows

Aslam Khan, DO
Third-Year Fellow

  • Medical School: Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University
  • Chief Residency: LAC+USC Medical Center
  • Residency: LAC+USC Medical Center
  • Research Focus: Investigating asymptomatic and symptomatic dengue virus and chikungunya virus infections in Kenya
  • Mentors: Desiree LaBeaud, MD and Benjamin Pinsky, MD, PhD
  • Grant Funding: Maternal Child Health Research Institute, Marion and Jack Euphrat Pediatric Translational Medicine Fellow

Lauren Kushner, MD
Second-Year Fellow

  • Medical School: University of California, Irvine School of Medicine
  • Residency: Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University
  • Research Focus: Molecular diagnostics for invasive fungal disease
  • Mentors: Catherine Aftandilian, MD and Hayden Schwenk, MD, MPH
  • Grant Funding: Maternal Child Health Research Institute, Tashia and John Morgridge Endowed Postdoctoral Fellow

Danielle Nahal, MD
First-Year Fellow

  • Medical School: University of Arizona College of Medicine
  • Residency: University of California, San Francisco
  • Research Interests: Antimicrobial stewardship, medical education, and community infectious disease