Faculty Contacts

These individuals have offered to be available to medical students/residents to discuss their particular subspecialty. Questions could include the choice of subspecialty, lifestyle, job opportunities and the fellowship application process. This is not meant to be a long-term mentorship relationship.

Northeast

Elizabeth M. Alderman, MD
The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
718-920- 6781
ealderma@montefiore.org

Sarah Pitts, MD
Boston Children’s Hospital
(617) 355-3732
Sarah.pitts@childrens.harvard.edu

Caroline J. Barangan, MD
Mt. Sinai Adolescent Health Center
Tel: (212) 423-3000
Caroline.Barangan@mountsinai.org

Karen Soren, MD
Columbia University Medical Center
New York Presbyterian Hospital
212-305-8195
Ks23@cucm.columbia.edu

Zach McClain MD
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
(215) 590-6864
McClainZ@email.chop.edu

Susan “Shellie” Yussman, MD, MPH
Golisano Children’s Hospital
University of Rochester
585-275-2964
Susan_yussman@urmc.Rochester.edu

Nadja Peter, MD
St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children
(215) 427-3650
nadjagpeter@gmail.com

Midwest

Cynthia Holland-Hall, MD, MPH
Nationwide Children’s Hospital
(614)722- 2493
Cynthia.Holland-Hall@nationwide.org

Mary A. Ott, M.D., M.A.
Indiana University School of Medicine
317-274-8812
maott@iu.edu

Corinne Lehmann, MD, Med
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
513-636-8591
corinne.lehmann@cchmc.org

Loreta Matheo, MD
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
412-692-7711
Loreta.Matheo@chp.edu

South

Loreta Matheo, MD
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
412-692-7711
Loreta.Matheo@chp.edu

Al Hergenroeder, MD
Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children’s Hospital
832-822-3658
alberth@bcm.edu

West

Claudia Borzutzky, MD
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
323.361.2112
cborzutzky@chla.usc.edu

Eric Sigel, MD
Children’s Hospital Colorado
720-777-6131
Eric.sigel@childrenscolorado.org
http://ucdenver.edu/adolescentmedicinefellows

Neville H. Golden MD
Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford
650-736-9557
ngolden@stanford.edu

Paul J Dowling, MD
University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Medicine
Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Interests: Food Allergy, Asthma, Drug Allergy
​pdowling@cmh.edu

Vivian Hernandez-Trujillo, MD
Nicklaus Children’s Hospital
Interests: Primary Immunodeficiency, Anaphylaxis, and Food allergy
drbibipili@gmail.com

Kenneth Paris, MD MPH
LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans
Interests:  Primary Immunodeficiency, Food Allergy
kparis@lsuhsc.edu

Rebecca Scherzer, MD
Ohio State University College of Medicine/Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Interests: Food Allergy, Primary Immunodeficiency, and Medical Educartion
rebecca.scherzer@nationwidechildrens.org

 

Rob Ross
Wayne State
rross@dmc.org

David Brown
Boston Children’s Hospital
David.Brown@CARDIO.CHBOSTON.ORG

Christine E. Barron, MD
Hasbro Children’s Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University
cbarron1@lifespan.org

Carol Berkowitz, MD
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
cberkowitz52@gmail.com

Stephen C. Boos, MD
Baystate Children’s Hospital
stephen.boosmd@bhs.org
413 794-9816

Cindy Christian, MD
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
christian@email.chop.edu

Rachel Clingenpeel MD FAAP
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences; Arkansas Children’s Hospital
rclingenpeel@uams.edu

Melissa L. Currie, MD, FAAP
University of Louisville School of Medicine
melissa.currie@louisville.edu

 

Martin A. Finkel, DO, FACOP, FAAP
Child Abuse Research Education Services (CARES) Institute
Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine
finkelma@rowan.edu
856-566-7039

Lori D. Frasier MD
Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital
lfrasier@hmc.psu.edu

Terra Frazier
Children’s Mercy Kansas City
tnfrazier@cmh.edu

Arne Graff, MD
Mayo Clinic (Rochester MN)
Graff.arne@mayo.edu

Jordan Greenbaum, MD
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Jordan.greenbaum@choa.org
404-785-3829

Nancy S Harper, MD
University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital
nsharper@umn.edu

Bruce E. Herman, MD
University of Utah School of Medicine
bruce.herman@hsc.utah.edu

Natalie Kissoon, MD
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Kissoon@uthscsa.edu

Lori Legano, M.D.
NYU/Bellevue Hospital
lori.legano@nyumc.org

Dan Leonhardt, M.D.
Randall Children’s Hospital
DLEONHAR@LHS.ORG

James L. Lukefahr MD
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Lukefahr@uthscsa.edu

Maria D. McColgan, MD
Child Research Education Services (CARES) Institute Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine mccolgan@rowan.edu

John Melville, MD
Medical University of South Carolina
melvillj@musc.edu
330-746-9150

Mary Moffatt, MD
Children’s Mercy Kansas City
mmoffatt@cmh.edu
330-746-9150

Bethany Mohr, MD
University of Michigan Health System
bamohr@med.umich.edu

Shalon Nienow, MD
Rady Children’s Hospital of San Diego
snienow@rchds.org

Alicia Pekarsky, MD
SUNY Upstate Medical University
pekarska@upstate.edu

Hillary Petska, MD
Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin
hpetska@mcw.edu

Angela Rabbitt, DO
Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin
arabbitt@mcw.edu

Norell Rosado, MD
Ann & Robert Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
NRosado@luriechildrens.org

Philip Scribano, DO, MSCE
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia; Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
scribanop@email.chop.edu

Kirsten Simonton, MD
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago 
KSimonton@luriechildrens.org

Andrew Sirotnak, MD
Children’s Hospital Colorado
andrew.sirotnak@childrenscolorado.org

Leslie Strickler, DO FAAP
University of New Mexico Children’s Hospital
Lstrickler@salud.unm.edu

Ingrid Walker-Descartes, MD, MPH, FAAP
Maimonides Infants and Children’s Hospital of Brooklyn
iwalker-descartes@maimonidesmed.org

Celeste Wilson, MD
Boston Children’s Hospital
celeste.wilson@childrens.harvard.edu

Joanne N. Wood, MD, MSHP
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
woodjo@email.chop.edu

Geoffrey Fleming, MD
Monroe Carell Jr Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt
Geoffrey.flemming@vanderbilt.edu

Vinod Havalad
Advocate Children’s Hospital
Park Ridge, IL
vinod.havalad@advocatehealth.com

Jennifer Duncan, MD
St Louis Children’s Hospital
Duncan_J@kids.wustl.edu

Amanda Emke, MD
St. Louis Children’s Hospital
emke_a@kids.wustl.edu

Karen Marcdante, MD
Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin
kwendel@mcw.edu

Megan McCabe, MD
The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
memccabe@montefiore.org

Tim Cornell, MD
University of Michigan
CS Mott Children’s Hospital
ttcornel@med.umich.edu

Emily Nazarian, MD
Golisano Children’s Hospital at Strong
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Emily_Nazarian@urmc.rochester.edu

Margaret Winkler, MD
University of Alabama at Birmingham
MWinkler@peds.uab.edu

Courtney Rowan, MD
Indiana University School of Medicine
Riley Hospital for Children
coujohns@iu.edu

David Turner, MD
Duke University Health and Hospital System
david.turner@duke.edu

Richard Mink, MD, MACM
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
rmink@ucla.edu

Dawn Davis
Mayo Clinic Rochester
Davis.DawnMarie@mayo.edu

Marilyn Liang
Boston Children’s Hospital
marilyn.liang@childrens.harvard.edu

Anna Bruckner
Children’s Hospital Colorado
anna.bruckner@ucdenver.edu

Richard Antaya
Yale University School of Medicine
richard.antaya@yale.edu

Tony Mancini
Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
amancini@northwestern.edu

Brandi Kenner-Bell
Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
bmkbell@gmail.com

Kara Shah
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
kara.shah@cchmc.org

Kristen Hook, MD
University of Minnesota
hans1635@umn.edu

Luisa Fernanda Cala MD
Division of DBP
Hasbro Children’s/RI Hospital
593 Eddy St., Providence, RI 02903
Luisa.CalaCala@Lifespan.org or luisacala79@hotmail.com
401-444-4648 or 857-234-6032
Currently >50% time in direct patient care in DBP
Clinical interests: Early Childhood, Early Literacy, Learning/School difficulties, Behavior/Parenting training
Research interests: Early Literacy/ Infant Crying

Damon Korb, MD
Director, Center for Developing Minds
15951 Los Gatos Blvd. Suite 6
Los Gatos, CA 95032
www.devminds.com
408-358-1853
Currently >80% time in direct patient care in DBP
Clinical interests: Learning difficulties, behavior, ADHD, anxiety, autism, OCD, and executive dysfunctions.
Research/Advocacy interests (If any): No research.  Advocacy interests include children that struggle at school.

Stephen T Nowicki, MD, PhD
Davis Developmental Pediatrics Group, Inc
760 Fifth Street, Davis, CA 95616
Tel: 530-758-DDPG (3374)
www.DDPGcares.com
drsteve@ddpgcares.com
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and Associate Clinic Director
MIND Institute
UC Davis Health System
916-703-0496
stephen.nowicki@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu
Currently >50% time in direct patient care in DBP

Sandra Friedman, MD, MPH
University of Colorado/Children’s Hospital Colorado
Sandra.friedman@childrenscolorado.org
phone: 720-777-6636

Currently  <50% time in direct patient care in DBP
Clinical interests:  Intellectual Disability, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Children with Special Health Care Needs, Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia, Palliative Care

Desmond Kelly MD
Greenville Health System Children’s Hospital
Greenville, SC
dkellly@ghs.org
864-454-2420
Currently <50% time in direct patient care in DBP
Clinical interests:  Learning, ADHD, ASD, Sensory Impairment;  Systems of care for early ID and intervention
Research interests: Developmental screening; ASD

Robert Voigt, MD
Meyer Center for Developmental Pediatrics
Texas Children’s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas
rgvoigt@bcm.edu
832-822-3425
Current role in provision of DBP care:  >50% time in direct patient care in
Clinical interests: Developmental delay; High risk neonatal follow-up; Autism spectrum disorder; Intellectual and learning disabilities; ADHD; Cerebral palsy and disorders of motor coordination
Research interests: Nutrition and neurodevelopment; epidemiology of autism spectrum disorder, intellectual disability, learning disabilities, ADHD; Medical developmental assessment

Jack Faqua
jsfuqua@iu.edu
Indiana University

Erica Eugster
eeugster@iu.edu
Indiana University

Michael James Haller
hallemj@peds.ufl.edu
University of Florida

Elka Jacobson-Dickman
EJacobson-Dickman@maimonidesmed.org
Maimonides Medical Center

Craig Taplin
craig.taplin@seattlechildrens.org
Seattle Children’s Hospital

Dennis Chia
dchia@montefiore.org
Children’s Hospital at Montefiore/ Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Diane Stafford
diane.stafford@childrens.harvard.edu
Boston Children’s Hospital

Monzavi, Roshanak
RMonzavi@chla.usc.edu
Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles

Michale Gottschalk
mgottschalk@rchsd.org
UCSD/Rady Children’s Hospital

David B. Allen, MD
dballen@pediatrics.wisc.edu
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine

Takara Stanley
TSTANLEY@mgh.harvard.edu
Massachusetts General Hospital

Claudia Boucher-Berry
claudiab@UIC.EDU
Children’s Hospital of the University of Illinois

Bruce Boston
bostonbr@ohsu.edu

Cathy Lee-Miller, MD
Assistant Professor, Phoenix Children’s Hospital and University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Associate Program Director
Clinical Interests: Leukemia/lymphoma
Research interests: Medical education and quality improvement
cleemiller@phoenixchildrens.com

Richard L. Tower  MD, MS
Associate Professor, Medical College of WI
Pediatric Hem/Onc/BMT Fellowship Program Director
Interests: Leukemia/Lymphoma, Vascular Anomalies, Education
rtower@mcw.edu

Rachel Egler, MD
Associate Professor, Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital/Case Western Reserve University
Interests: Pediatric and Adolescent & Young Adult Sarcomas, Solid Tumors
rachel.egler@uhhospitals.org

Amit Soni, MD
Associate Professor, University of California-Irvine/CHOC Children’s
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program Director
Interests: Hemostasis and Thrombosis, Clinical Trials
asoni@choc.org

Scott Borinstein, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital/Vanderbilt University
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program Director
Interests: Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology, Sarcomas
scott.c.borinstein@vumc.org

Michael R. Jeng, MD
Professor, Stanford University School of Medicine
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program Director
Stanford University School of Medicine
Interests: Histiocytosis, Vascular Anamolies
mjeng@stanford.edu

Maria Behanm-Terneus, MD
Nicklaus Children’s Hospital
Maria.Behnam-Terneus@Nicklaushealth.org

Sangeeta Krishna, MD
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Krishns@ccf.org

Rebecca Tenney-Soeiro MD
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
tenneysoeiro@email.chop.edu

Laura Bower, MD MSc
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
Laura.brower@cchmc.org

Mikelle Key-Solle, MD
Duke University School of Medicine
mikelle.key-solle@duke.edu

Lara Johnson, MD
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Lara.Johnson@ttuhsc.edu

Aarti Patel, MD Med
University of California San Diego/Rady Children’s Hospital
aartipatel@rchsd.org

Snehal Shah, MD
Washington University / St. Louis Children’s Hospital
shah.s@wustl.edu

Jacqueline Walker, MD, MHPE
Children’s Mercy Kansas City
Jmwalker@cmh.edu

Jeri Kessenich, MD
Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital
Jeri.kessenich@helendevoschildrens.org

 

 

Kristina Bryant MD
University of Louisville School of Medicine
kristina.bryant@louisville.edu
Research Interests: (Infection Prevention/Control)

Rana El Feghaly MD
Children’s Mercy Kansas City, UNKC School of Medicine
relfeghaly@cmh.edu
Research Interests: (outpatient antimicrobial stewardship, diagnostic stewardship, quality improvement and error prevention.)

Nada Harik MD
Children’s National Health System/GWU School of Medicine and Health Sciences
nharik@childrensnational.org
Research Interests: (Infection prevention, Bone and joint infections, Quality improvement)

Angela Myers MD, MPH
Children’s Mercy Hospital
amyers@cmh.edu
Research Interests: (HPV vaccine utilization, Outpatient antibiotic stewardship, Educational research)

Jessica N Snowden MD
University of Nebraska Medical Center
jsnowden@unmc.edu
Research Interests: (Neonatal immunity, Infections in the brain, Biofilm infections)

Alison Tribble MD
C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital, University of Michigan
tribblea@med.umich,edu
Research Interests: (Implementation of rapid diagnostic platforms, Antimicrobial stewardship strategies such as guideline implementation, Antibiotic use for common pediatric conditions in community hospitals.)

Christiane Dammann, MD
Tufts Medical Center, Boston
cdammann@tuftsmedicalcenter.org

Patricia Chess, MD
University of Rochester Medical Center, Golisano Children’s Hospital Patricia_Chess@URMC.Rochester.edu

For additional contact information, one can also reference:
http://www2.aap.org/sections/perinatal/ONTPDfiles/ONTPDindex.html

Donald Batisky, MD, FAAP
Emory University School of Medicine & Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
dbatisk@emory.edu

Vikas Dharnidhara, MD, MPH, FAAP
Washington University School of Medicine & St Louis Children’s hospital
Dharnidharka_V@kids.wustl.edu

Larry Greenbaum, MD, PhD, FAAP
Emory University School of Medicine & Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
LGREEN6@emory.edu

Frederick Kaskel, MD, PhD, FAAP
Montefiore Medical Center
frederick.kaskel@einstein.yu.edu

Teri Mauch, MD, PhD, FAAP
Nebraska Medical Center
teri.mauch@unmc.edu

Kimberly Reidy, MD, FAAP
Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
kimreidy@gmail.com

Eric Austin
Vanderbilt
eric.austin@vanderbilt.edu

Vivek Balasubramaniam
University of Wisconsin
balasubramaniam@pediatrics.wisc.edu

Suzanne Beck
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
becksu@email.chop.edu

Anita Bhandari
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center
860-545-9440

John Mark
(650) 723-8325
jmark@stanford.edu

Rajeev Bhatia
Akron Children’s Hospital
330-543-8885
rbhatia@chmca.org

Steve Boas
Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine
847-998-3434
stevenboas@gmail.com

Debra Boyer
Boston Children’s Hospital
(617) 355-6105
debra.boyer@childrens.harvard.edu

Lee Brooks
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
brooksl@email.chop.edu

Rebekah Brown
Vanderbilt
rebekah.f.brown@vanderbilt.edu

Ted Carter
University of Arizona College of Medicine
5carter@msn.com

Terrence
Carver Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
816-234-3033
twcarver@cmh.edu

Chris Cielo
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
cieloc@email.chop.edu

Michael Collaco
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
410-955-2035
mcollac1@jhmi.edu

Nadir Demirel
University of Minnesota
612-625-4475
ndemirel@umn.edu

William Gershan
University of Minnesota
612-626-2916
wgershan@umn.edu

Roni Grad
University of Arizona College of Medicine
520-626-7780
gradr@email.arizona.edu

Jane Gross
808-561-6331
jane.e.gross@gmail.com

Don Hayes
Nationwide Children’s
Don.Hayes@nationwidechildrens.org

Robert Heinle
Jefferson Medical College/duPont Hospital for Children Pediatric Pulmonary Fellowship
302-651-6400
Robert.Heinle@nemours.org

Kensho Iwanga
University of California, San Francisco
415-502-2532
Kensho.Iwanaga@ucsf.edu

Maureen Josephson
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
josephsonm@email.chop.edu

Binal Kancherla
Baylor College of Medicine/ Texas Children’s Hospital
bskanche@texaschildrens.org

Julie Katkin
Baylor College of Medicine/ Texas Children’s Hospital
832-822-3300
jpkatkin@texaschildrens.org

Mikhail Kazachkov
NYU School of Medicine
646-501-0536
Mikhail.kazachkov@nyumc.org

Sophia Konstantinopoulou
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
konstantis@email.chop.edu

Benjamin Kopp
Nationwide Children’s
614-722-3656
Benjamin.kopp@nationwidechildrens.org

Tassos Koumbouralis
Children’s National Medical Center
AKoumbou@childrensnational.org

Terri A. Laguna
University of Minnesota
(612)-626-2916
lagun005@umn.edu

Thomas Lahiri
University of Vermont College of Medicine
thomas.lahiri@vtmednet.org

Dan Lesser
UCSD-RCHSD Pediatric Respiratory Medicine
dlesser@rchsd.org

Oscar Mayer
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
mayero@email.chop.edu

Susie Millard
DeVos Children’s Hospital
616-808-7015
susan.millard@devoschildrens.org

Paul Moore
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
615-343-7617
paul.moore@vanderbilt.edu

Ronald Morton
University of Louisville
502-852-3772
ron.morton@louisville.edu

Neal Nakra
St Joseph’s Hospital Medical Center
973-754-2630
nakran@sjhmc.org

Diane Neddenriep
Pediatric Pulmonary Associates
520-327-1787
neddenriep@mac.com

Mary Nevin
Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine
312-227-6262 (Laura Busse – Administrative Assistant)
MNevin@luriechildrens.org

Christopher Oermann
University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Medicine
816-234-3033 (main)
cmoermann@cmh.edu

Howard Panitch
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Panitch@email.chop.edu

Joseph Piccione
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
piccionej@email.chop.edu

Clement Ren
University of Rochester
585-275-2464
Clement_Ren@URMC.Rochester.edu

Maria Riva
MUSC 843-876-5660
riva@musc.edu

Michael Rock
University of Wisconsin
mjrock@wisc.edu

Kristie Ross
Case Western Reserve Rainbow Babies Hospital, Cleveland
Kristie.Ross@UHhospitals.org

Ronald Rubenstein
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
rubensteinr@email.chop.edu

Bruce Rubin
Virginia Commonwealth University
brubin@vcu.edu

Iman Sami
Children’s National Medical Center
ISAMI@childrensnational.org

Michael Schechter
Virginia Commonwealth University
804-828-5916
mschechter@mcvh-vcu.edu

Shahid Sheikh
Nationwide Children’s
614-722-3463
Shahid.Sheikh@nationwidechildrens.org

Andrew Sokolow
Vanderbilt
andrew.g.sokolow@Vanderbilt.Edu

Ignacio Tapia
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
tapia@email.chop.edu

James Tutor
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
901-287-5222
jtutor@uthsc.edu

Miles Weinberger
University of Iowa
319-356-3485
miles-Weinberger@uiowa.edu

Lisa Young
Vanderbilt
lisa.young@vanderbilt.edu

Edith Zemanick
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
720-777-5426
edith.zemanick@childrenscolorado.org

Angela Delecaris
Indiana University School Medicine
347-948-0949
adelecar@iupui.edu

David Sherry
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
sherry@email.chop.edu

Angie Robinson
Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital
robinsa8@ccf.org

Megan Curran
University of Colorado
Megan.Curran@childrenscolorado.org

Jay Nocton
Medical College Wisconsin
jnocton@mcw.edu

David Kurahara
University of Hawaii
davidk@kapiolani.org