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Cardiovascular Fellowship Training Program

Current Fellows  |  July 2021 – June 2022

First Year Fellows

Rahul Chaudhary, MBBS

MBBS, Maulana Azas Medical College, 2012
Residency, Johns Hopkins, 2016

Javier Farinas, Jr., MD

MD, Chicago Medical School, 2018
Residency, UPMC, 2021

Kerianne Fullin, MD

MD, University of Wisconsin, 2018
Residency, Mount Sinai Hospital, 2021

Kathryn Harris, MD

MD, Meharry Medical College, 2018
Residency, University of Maryland, 2021

Susan Keen, MD

MD, Indiana University, 2016
Residency, University of North Carolina, 2021

Corey Rearick, MD

MD, University of Pittsburgh, 2018
Residency, University of Chicago Medical Center, 2021

Jenna Skowronski, MD

MD, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, 2017
Residency, UPMC, 2020
Chief Resident, UPMC, 2021

Second Year Fellows

Adipong Brickshawana, MD, PhD

MD, Vanderbilt University, 2017
Residency, Montefiore Medical
Center (Moses-Weiler) / Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 2020

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Chad Kosanovich, MD

MD, Georgetown University, 2017
Residency, UPMC, 2020

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Tanmay Gokhale, MD, PhD

MD, Duke University, 2018
Residency, Duke University, 2020

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Anna LaRosa, MD

MD, University of Wisconsin, 2016
Residency, UPMC, 2019

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Sae Kyoung Jang, MD

MD, University of Pittsburgh, 2017
Residency, Mayo Clinic Rochester, 2020

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Jared Romeo, DO

DO, University of New England, 2016
Residency, UPMC, 2019

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Neil Kelly, MD, PhD

MD, University of Pittsburgh, 2016
Residency, UPMC, 2020

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Kayle Shapero, MD, PhD

MD, Tuft’s University, 2017
Residency, Yale University, 2020

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Third Year Fellows

Michael J. Bashline, MD

MD, Temple University, 2016
Residency, UPMC, 2019

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Agnes Koczo, MD

MD, Virginia Commonwealth, 2015
Residency, UPMC, 2018

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Ann Canterbury, MD

MD, University of Toledo, 2016
Residency, UPMC, 2019

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Ivan N. Mugisha, MD

MD, University of Illinois, 2015
Residency, Washington University, 2018

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Michael W. Gardner, MD

MD, University of Arkansas, 2016
Residency, Oregon Health and Science University, 2019

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Ricardo A. Nieves, MD

MD, University of Pittsburgh, 2016
Residency, UPMC, 2019

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Allexa A. Hammond, MD

MD, Baylor College of Medicine, 2016
Residency, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 2019

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Natalie R. Stokes, MD

MD, University of Pennsylvania, 2016
Residency, University of Pennsylvania, 2019

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Advanced Cardiovascular Fellows

Amr Barakat, MD
Electrophysiology – 2ND YEAR

MD, Ain Shams University, 2009
Residency, Cleveland Clinic, 2017
Cardiology Fellowship, UPMC, 2020

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Stephen T. Broughton, MD
Interventional Cardiology

MD, University of Arkansas, 2015
Residency, Wake Forest, 2018
Cardiology Fellowship, UPMC, 2021

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Vishal Jitendra Dahya, MD
Advanced Interventional Cardiology

MD, Florida State, 2014
Residency, Florida State, 2017
Cardiology Fellowship, Summa Health/Northeast Ohio Medical University, 2020
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship, UPMC, 2021

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Mehak Dhande, MBBS
Electrophysiology

MBBS, Kasturba Medical College, 2013
Residency, Tufts Medical Center, 2017
Chief Resident, Tufts Medical Center, 2018
Cardiology Fellowship, Tufts Medical Center, 2021

Amber Makani, MD
Advanced Interventional Cardiology

MD, West Virginia University, 2014
Residency, Case Western Reserve, 2017
Cardiology Fellowship, UPMC, 2020

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Brent Medoff, MD
Amyloidosis

MD, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, 2018
Residency, UPMC, 2021

Jonatan Nunez-Breton, MD
Advanced Cardiac Imaging

MD, Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM) Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, 2011
Residency, University of Miami-Jackson Memorial Hospital, 2017
Chief Resident, Miami VA Medical Center-Jackson Memorial Hospital, 2018
Cardiology Fellowship, University of Miami-Jackson Memorial Hospital, 2021

Zackary Tushak, DO
Heart Failure

DO, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2015
Residency, University of Connecticut, 2018
Cardiology Fellowship, Virginia Commonwealth University, 2021

Daniel Wann, MD
Electrophysiology

MD, East Tennessee State, 2015
Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 2018
Cardiology Fellowship, UPMC, 2021

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Lane Zhang, MD
Electrophysiology – 2ND YEAR

MD, Emory University, 2014
Residency, Winthrop University, 2017
Cardiology Fellowship, Albany Medical Center, 2020

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