Graduates

2019

Name CURRENT LOCATION
Kimberly Burfiend, MD Critical Care Fellow at University of California San Francisco
Oliva Butters, MD Chief Resident at University of Florida
Daniel Castro, MD Chief Resident at University of Florida
John-Anthony Coppola, MD Cardiology Fellow at University of Florida
Michael Derrick, MD Hospitalist at Reid Health in Indiana
Tavenner Dibert, MD Cardiology Fellow at University of Florida
Brittany DiFabio, MD Emergency Medicine Fellow at University of Texas-Austin
Zac Goshman, MD Primary Care/CPT Physician at UF Health
Raechel Irons, MD Neonatology Fellow at Medical University of South Caroline
Brandy Johnson, MD Pulmonology Fellow at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Jeffery Lee, MD Gastroenterology Fellow at Medical University of South Carolina
Seon Lee, MD Palliative Care Fellow at Akron Children’s Hospital
Matthew Mubarak, MD Primary Care Physician at Columbia, South Carolina
Ahsan Rizvi, MD Gastroenterology Fellow at University of Florida at Orlando Health
Jeremy Sites, MD Critical Care Fellow at University of North Caroline
Bedirhan Terhan, MD Child Neurology Resident at University of Florida
Kelley Ward, MD Hospitalist at Advent Health in Ocala, Florida
Robert Yang, MD Hospitalist/ED Physician at Children’s Hospital Philadelphia

2018

Name CURRENT LOCATION
Alicia Caryn Bach, MD Hematology/Oncology Fellow at Washington University at St. Louis Children’s Hospital
Megan Behm-Downes, MD Chief Resident at University of Florida
Brittany Bruggeman, MD Endocrinology Fellow at University of Florida
Montserrat Antonieta Corbera-Hincapie, MD Chief Resident at University of Florida
Elizabeth Donner, MD Hospital Medicine Fellow at Baylor College of Medicine/Children’s Hospital of San Antonio
Carleigh Eldayrie, MD Primary Care Pediatrician in North Carolina
Danielle Guiffre, MD Endocrinology Fellow at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
Kourtney Kayanne Guthrie, MD Critical Care Fellow at University of Florida
John R. Malta, DO Child Neurology Resident at University of Florida
Janelle Donovan McCall, MD Emergency Medicine Fellow at University of Texas Southwestern
Molly Elizabeth McGetrick, MD Critical Care Fellow at University of Texas Southwestern
Parvathi Nataraj, MD Neonatology Fellow at University of Florida
Yeon-Kyeong (Caroline) Noh, MD Neonatology Fellow at Stanford University
Michael Vinh Pham, MD Cardiology Fellow at University of Virginia
Thomas Faran Pittman, MD Hospitalist in North Carolina
Jake Sequeira, MD Critical Care Fellow at Virginia Commonwealth University
Marcela Susana Svojsik, MD Hospitalist at Children’s Hospital of San Antonio
Chelsea Ferguson Zimmerman, MD Endocrinology Fellow at University of Florida

2017

Name CURRENT LOCATION
Adrian Araya, MD Endocrinology Fellow at University of Michigan
Andrew Kamal Boulos, MD Chief Resident at Sacred Heart Hospital at the University of Florida, Pensacola, Florida
James Frederick Buscher, MD Chief Resident at University of Florida
Gabriel Miguel Cara Fuentes, MD Nephrology Physician at University of Michigan
Laura Elizabeth Carr, MD Neonatology Fellow at University of Arkansas
Karla Diaz Ayllon, MD Neonatology Fellow at University of Florida
Paul Spencer Hiers, MD Endocrinology Fellow at University of Florida
Punitha Jayaramaraju, MBBS Physician at UF Health
Nancy Joseph, MBBS Chief Resident at University of Florida
Orlyn Claire Yap Lavilla, MD Chief Resident at University of Illinois
Valena Camille Martinez Sellers, MD Physician at CyFair Pediatrics, Houston, Texas
Jacqueline Michel, DO Physician at UF Health
Priya Narendra Patel, MD Private Practice
Charles Powers, MD Private Practice
Jason Daniel Rich, MD Physician at Physician Associates, Orlando, Florida
Elahe Meryl Shychuk, MD Physician at UF Health
Saletha B. Smith, MD Behavior & Development Fellow at University of Arkansas
Manuel Aurelio Viamonte, MD Child Neurology Residency at University of Florida
Lucero Jacqueline Vivar, MD Physician, Augusta, Georgia

2016

Name CURRENT LOCATION
Trang Nguyen Bui, MD Pulmonology Fellow at University of Florida
Michael Edzards, MD Infectious Disease Fellow at Children’s National Medical Center
Erin Lee Garrigan, MD Private Practice
Safia Noor Ilyas, MD Private Practice
Yong Yean Kim, MD Hematology/Oncology Fellow at Children’s National Medical Center
Stephanie Michelle Marshall, MD Neonatology Fellow at Northwestern University
Matthew Christopher Pertzborn, MD Pulmonology Fellow at University of Florida
Irina Prelipcean, MD Chief Resident at University of Florida, Neonatology Fellow at University of Florida
Laura Ann Schoeneberg, MD Chief Resident at University of Florida, Cardiology Fellow at University of Arkansas
Ranjit Vaman Shenoy, MD Endocrinology Fellow at UCLA
Robert Daniel Smith II, MD Critical Care Fellow at University of Florida
Michelle Yvonne Spencer, MD Neonatology Fellow at University of Florida
Meera Aishwari Srikanthan, MD Hematology/Oncology Fellow at Seattle Children’s Hospital
Brian Stover, MD Hematology/Oncology Fellow at University of Florida
Maneesha B. Tailor, MD Physician at Pediatric Associates, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

2015

Name CURRENT LOCATION
Daphna Barbeau, MD Chief Resident at University of Florida, Neonatology Fellow at University of Florida
Cecile Besingi, MD Hospitalist at Shands Lake Shore Regional, Lake City
Kristin Dayton, MD Endocrinology Fellow at University of Florida
Dima Ezmigna, MBBS Assistant Professor of Pulmonology at University of Florida
Frances Gonzalez, MD Private Practice
Faris Hashim, MD Nephrology Private Practice, Temple, Texas
Karen Hussein, MD Neonatology Fellow at Rutgers University
Emily Jones, MD Private Practice
Karen Martinez, MD Hospitalist at UF Health
Diana Montoya-Williams, MD Neonatology Fellow at University of Florida
Onyeka Osakwe, MBBS Cardiology Fellow at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
Olivia Potter, DO Physician at North Florida Regional Medical Center, Gainesville, Florida
Kavisha Shah, MD Cardiology Fellow at Arkansas Children’s Hospital
Rebekah Soto, MD Private Practice, Wesley Chapel, Florida
Priya Tanna, MD Physician, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Apisadaporn Thambundit, MD Endocrinology Fellow at University of Alabama at Birmingham
Price Ward, MD Chief Resident at University of Florida, Neonatology Fellow at MUSC
Kae Watanabe, MD Cardiology Fellow at Children’s Hospital of Colorado

2014

Name CURRENT LOCATION
Afra Ali, M.D. Private Practice – Chicago, Illinois
Allison Ast, M.D. Hematology / Oncology Fellowship – University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
Nora Colman, M.D. Chief Resident of Pediatrics – University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
Nancy George, M.D. Child Neurology Residency – UT Southwestern, Dallas, Texas
Sarah Irani, M.D. Sports Medicine Fellowship – Bayfront Health, St. Petersburg, Florida
Amber Loyson, M.D. Private Practice – Cape Coral, Florida
Ralph Martello, M.D. Assistant Professor of Hospital Medicine – Orlando Health, Orlando, Florida
Ashley McPhie, M.D. Private Practice – Tampa, Florida
Ricardo Medina-Centeno, M.D Gastroenterology Fellowship – UT Southwestern, Dallas, Texas
Adrienne Mott-Young, M.D. Private Practice – Lake City, Florida
Sina Ogholikhan, M.D. Gastroenterology Fellowship – Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, Maryland
Nasim (Moshtagh) Reedy, D.O. Allergy/Immunology Fellowship – Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri
Hannah Renno, M.D. Private Practice – Nashville, Tennessee
Markus Renno, M.D. Cardiology Fellowship – Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee
Kendall (Riley) Steadmon, M.D. Chief Resident of Pediatrics – University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
Ryan Stokes, M.D. Neonatology Fellowship – University of Texas, Houston, Texas
Elaine Tsukayama, M.D. Private Practice – Honolulu, Hawaii
Rochelle Wilson, M.D. Endocrinology Fellowship – UT Southwestern, Dallas, Texas

2013

Name CURRENT LOCATION
Amal Abu Libdeh, M.D. Pediatric Neurology Fellow – University of Virginia
Lara Al Ejeilat, M.D General Peds – Minneapolis, Minnesota
Kristina Carswell, M.D. General Peds – University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida
Peter Carter, M.D. General Peds – Overland Park, Kansas
Lilly Chang, M.D. Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship at University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida
Christine Cuevas, M.D. General Peds – Jacksonville, Florida
Mary Jane Jaromahoum-Flaherty, M.D. General Peds – Camp Hill, Pennsylvania
Christian Kegg, D.O. Pediatric Critical Care Fellowship at University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida
Colette Meehan, M.D. Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida
Athira Nair, M.D. Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship at Pennsylvania State University in Hershey, Pennsylvania
Phalyka Oum, M.D. General Peds – Gainesville, Florida
Miksha Patel, M.D. General Peds – Florida
Cameron Rosenthal, M.D. Chief Resident of Pediatrics at University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida
Anna Tsikouris, M.D. Chief Resident of Pediatrics at University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida
Karla Torres, M.D. General Peds – Florida

2012

Name CURRENT LOCATION
Heather Allewelt, M.D. Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at Duke University, Durham, NC
Suparna Barber, M.D. General Peds – Bakersfield, CA
Tessa Baumgardner, D.O. Anesthesiology Residency 2012, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Melissa Blaker, D.O. Airforce General Peds – Landstuhl, Germany
Sahar Dowidar, M.D. General Peds, Florida
Amy Feldman, M.D. Pediatric Allergy/Immunology Fellow – Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
Alejandro Flores, M.D. General Peds – Hackensack, NJ
Abeer Hamdy, M.D. Pediatric Cardiology Fellow – Washington University, St. Louis, MO
Stephanie Kirkconnell, M.D. Pediatric Co-Chief Resident – University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Elizabeth Meinert, M.D. Pediatric Hospitalist – Rockford, IL
Erin Miller, M.D. General Peds – Trenton, FL
Jaclyn Otero, M.D. Pediatric Co-Chief Resident – University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Maritza Plaza-Verduin, M.D. Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellow – Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children, Orlando, FL
Molly Posa, M.D. General Peds – Gainesville, FL
Krishna Siruguppa, M.D. Pediatric Critical Care Fellow – University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
David Smith, M.D. Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellow – University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL
Petra Watson, M.D. General Peds – Boynton Beach, FL

2011

Name CURRENT LOCATION
Alexandra Milloff Butler 2011-2012 Pediatric Co-Chief Resident, University of Florida, 2012 General Pediatrics, Gainesville, FL
Abdussalam Cheema General Pediatrics, Fairfax County, VA
Elizabeth Davis General Pediatrics, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Andrew Galligan 2011-2012 Pediatric Co-Chief Resident, University of Florida, 2012 Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Elizabeth Griffin General Pediatrics, Albuquerque, NM
Virginia Kockler General Pediatrics, Gainesville, FL
Diane Mageau General Pediatrics, Orlando, FL
Dallas McKay Hospitalist, Texas Tech, Lubbock, TX
Melissa Micallef Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Sarah Ritchie Hospitalist, Gainesville, FL
Jessica Ross General Pediatrics, Gainesville, FL
Sadiq Shaik Anesthesiology Residency 2012, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Bijoy Thattaliyath Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship, Duke University, Durham, NC
Seth Usher Pediatric ER, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, FL
Christie Yee General Pediatrics, Birmingham, AL

2010

Name CURRENT LOCATION
Rena Abraham 2010-2011 General Pediatrics, Ocala Florida; 2011 Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship, University of Florida
Isa Ashoor Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship, Boston Children’s Hospital
Genie Beasley Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship, University of Florida
Karen Bodnar Academic Pediatrics, Los Angeles, California
Tolu Falaiye Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship, Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital
Greg Forlenza Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship, Denver Children’s Hospital
Russell Homan General Pediatrics, Bradenton, Florida
Bahareh Keith Pediatric Hospitalist, University of Florida
Teresa Lynch 2010-2011 Pediatric Co-Chief Resident, University of Florida
Meredith Mowitz 2010-2011 Pediatric Co-Chief Resident, University of Florida
Ana Norat General Pediatrics Private Practice, Brandon, Florida
Bradford Powell Genetics Residency, Texas Children’s Hospital
Paige Rice General Pediatrics, Ashland, Kentucky
Jay Roberson Sports Medicine Fellowship, Texas Children’s Hospital
Renata Shih Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship, University of Florida
Phil Wackel Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh

2009

Name CURRENT LOCATION
Lorena Acosta 2009-2010 Pediatric Co-Chief Resident, University of Florida, 2011 Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship, Orlando, Florida
Erica Bailen General Pediatrics, Williston, FL
Thianchai Bunnalai Critical Care Attending, University of Florida
Erin Cannington Co-Chief Resident 2009-2010, UF; 2010 Allergy and Immunology Fellowship, Medical College of Georgia
Christina Cannizzaro General Pediatrics, Baton Rouge, LA
Tiffany Day Gastroenterology Fellowship, University of Florida
Alyssa Gamble General Pediatrics, Atlanta, GA
Brian Gamble Critical Care Fellowship, Emory University
Adrian Holloway Critical Care Fellowship, DC Childrens
Amanda Lueshen Hospitalist, Lakeland, FL
Melissa McNally General Pediatrics, Gainesville, FL
Jean Reed General Pediatrics, Nutley, NJ
Valerie Ritter General Pediatrics, Tulsa, OK
Lilia Shammas General Pediatrics, Tucson, AZ
Sara Slovin Academic Pediatric Fellowship, Johns Hopkins
Ha Truong Doctors Without Borders & Locum Tenens
Michelle Williams General Pediatrics, Jacksonville, FL

2008

Name CURRENT LOCATION
Lysa Aemmer General Pediatrics, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Andreae Arey Carither’s Pediatric Group, Jacksonville, Florida
Shawn Batlivala 2008-2009 Co-Chief Resident of Pediatrics, University of Florida, 2009 Cardiology fellowship, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA
Belkis Cepero Helgemo and Liou Pediatrics, Port Charlotte, Florida
Jeanmarie Connor 2008-2009 Co-Chief Resident of Pediatrics, University of Florida, 2009 General pediatrics, Austin, TX
Rachel Garner Fellow, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, University of Florida
Risha Gatlin General Pediatrics, Jacksonville, Florida
Christie Goodwin Palm Beach Pediatrics, Palm Beach, Florida
Stephanie Harrell Pediatric Associates, Ocala, Florida
Robert Hoki Fellow, Pediatric Cardiology, University of Utah
Stefania Lima General Pediatric Group, Clinton, South Carolina
Leigh Grady Pediatric Hospitalist, Austin, Texan
Leslie Smith Fellow Pediatric Hematology Oncology, University of Minnesota
Craig Sussman Fellow, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, University of Florida
Christopher Young Fellow, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, University of Florida

2007

Name CURRENT LOCATION
Shana Bondo General Pediatrics
Jessica Brown General Pediatrics, Orlando, FL
Lingie Chiu General Pediatrics
Rafael Cilloniz Fellow, Pediatric Pulmonology, UF
Brian Fuller General Pediatrics, Auburn, AL
John Grebe Fellow, Neonatology, University of North Carolina
Paul LoDuca Fellow, Heme-Onc, UF
Nickeey Malcolm General Pediatrics, Orlando, FL
Laura McGrimley Co-Chief Resident 2007-2008 (General Pediatrics 2008)
Edythe Park General Pediatrics
Daniel Tarquinio Research Fellow 2007-2008; Fellow, Neurology, Boston University 2008
Raymond Veras Hospitalist, Sebring, FL
Kathryn Wheeler Co-Chief Resident 2007-2008 (Fellow, Heme-Onc, Duke University 2008)
Cristina Zeretzke Fellow, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, UF Jacksonville

2006

Name CURRENT LOCATION
Kadry Allaboun General Peds. – Perry, FL
Katerina Backus Sports Medicine Fellowship, Baylor
Kristen Eisenman Chief Resident 2006-07 (Heme Onc Fellowship, Denver Children’s 2007)
Ron Emerick General Peds. – Perry, FL
Cauveh Erami Cardiology Fellowship, Duke University
Aimee Fleetwood General Peds. – Jacksonville, FL
Angie Gianini Chief Resident 2006-07 (General Peds., Winston-Salem, NC 2007)
Shelby Harper General Peds. – St. Augustine, FL
Lakshmi Katakam Neonatology Fellowship, Duke University
Nate Knutson Neonatology Fellowship, University of Florida
Teresa Kurtz Hospitalist, Baton Rouge, LA
Michele Lossius Hospitalist, Gainesville, FL
Michelle Massias General Peds. – Gainesville, FL
Sukhbir Nijher General Peds. – Ocala, FL
Hank Rohrs Endocrinology Fellowship, University of Florida