Cardiovascular Fellowship Training Program

Current Fellows  |  July 2020 – June 2021

First Year Fellows

Adipong Brickshawana, MD, PhD

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

Chad Kosanovich, MD

MD, Georgetown University, 2017
Residency, UPMC, 2020

 

Tanmay Gokhale, MD, PhD

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

 

Anna LaRosa, MD

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

 

 

Sae Kyoung Jang, MD

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

 

 

Jared Romeo, DO

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

 

 

Neil Kelly, MD, PhD

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

 

Kayle Shapero, MD, PhD

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

 

 

 

Second Year Fellows

Michael J. Bashline, MD

MD, Temple University, 2016
Residency, UPMC, 2019

 

Agnes Koczo, MD

MD, Virginia Commonwealth, 2015
Residency, UPMC, 2018

 

Ann Canterbury, MD

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

 

Ivan N. Mugisha, MD

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

 

Michael W. Gardner, MD

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

 

Ricardo A. Nieves, MD

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

 

Allexa A. Hammond, MD

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

 

Natalie R. Stokes, MD

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

 

Third Year Fellows

Stephen T. Broughton, MD

MD, University of Arkansas, 2015
Residency, Wake Forest, 2018

Email: broughtonst@upmc.edu

Anum Saeed, MBBS

MBBS, Ziauddin Medical College, 2011
Residency, Alpert Medical School, Brown University, 2016
Residency, Baylor College of Medicine, 2018

Email: saeeda2@upmc.edu

Abdallah A. Bukari, MD

MD, University of Pennsylvania, 2014
Residency, University of Chicago, 2017

Email: bukaria@upmc.edu

Daniel L. Shpilsky, MD

MD, Temple University, 2015
Residency, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2018

Email: shpilskydl2@upmc.edu

Rebecca F. Lolley, MD

MD, Thomas Jefferson University, 2014
Residency, University of Maryland, 2018

Email: lolleyrf@upmc.edu

Daniel G. Wann, MD

MD, East Tennessee State University, 2015
Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 2018

Email: wanndg@upmc.edu

Vinaya C. Mulkareddy, MD

MD, St. Louis University, 2015
Residency, Barnes Jewish Hospital (WUSTL), 2018

Email: mulkareddyvc@upmc.edu

Adil A. Yunis, MD

Medical School, Boston University – 2014
Residency, Boston University – 2017

Email: yunisaa@upmc.edu

Jonathan P. Pollock, MD

MD, Pennsylvania State University, 2014
Residency, Wright State University, 2017

Email: pollockjp@upmc.edu

Advanced Cardiovascular Fellows

Vishal Jitendra Dahya, MD
Interventional Cardiology

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

Amr Barakat, MD
Electrophysiology

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

Amber Makani, MD
Interventional Cardiology

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

Lane Zhang, MD
Electrophysiology

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

Charles Nicolais, MD
Advanced Interventional Cardiology

MD, George Washington School of Medicine, 2012
Residency, Temple University, 2015
Cardiology Fellowship, Temple University, 2019

Ashritha Penagaluri, MBBS
Electrophysiology – 2ND YEAR

MD, KVG Medical College 2011
Residency, Greater Baltimore Medical Center, 2015
Cardiology Fellowship, Icahn School of Medicine, St. Luke’s Hospital, 2019

Carly Fabrizio, MD
Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant (PUH)

MD, Rowan University, 2014
Residency,
Cardiology Fellowship, Christiana Care Health System, 2020

Arun Iyer, MD
Advanced Cardiac Imaging

MD, Medical University of Soouth Carolina, 2014
Residency, Case Western Reserve, 2017
Cardiology Fellowship, UPMC, 2020

Syed Bukhari, MD
Amyloidosis

MD, Allama Iqbal Medical College, 2013
Residency, UPMC McKeesport, 2019

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