Fellows

Brady A'Hearn, MD
Brady A’Hearn

Education: University of Iowa, BS
SUNY Downstate Medical Center, MD
Pediatric Residency Training: University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics

Nicolas A. Bamat, MD
Nicolas A. Bamat

Education: Williams College, BA
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, MD
Pediatric Residency Training: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Lori Christ, MD
LoriChrist

Education: BS, Neurobiology & Physiology, University of Maryland 2003
MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine 2007
Pediatric Residency Training: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia 2010
Research Project: Effect of adolescent stress on cognitive outcomes in IUGR offspring.
Research Mentor: Teresa Reyes, PhD

Hitesh Deshmukh, MBBS
Hitesh Deshmukh

Education: M.B., B.S. University of Mumbai 2000
PhD, Environmental Health, University of Cincinnati 2006
Pediatric Residency Training: University at Buffalo, State University of New York 2011
Research Project: Effect of neonatal antibiotic treatment on innate immune response to gram-negative bacteria in early infancy.
Research Mentor: Scott Worthen, MD

Elizabeth Enlow, MD
Elizabeth Enlow

Education: Arizona State University, BA
University of Arizona College of Medicine, MD.
Pediatric Residency Training: Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, Stanford University
Research Project: Health Literacy in the NICU
Research Mentor: Scott Lorch, MD, MSCE

Megan Gray, MD
Megan Mariner Gray

Education: University of Washington, BA
University of Washington School of Medicine, MD.
Pediatric Residency Training: Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Research Project: Feeding Progression in Preterm Infants
Research Mentor: Soraya Abbasi, MD & Barbara Medoff-Cooper, PhD, RN

Jennifer Handzel, MD
Jennifer Handzel

Education: University of Rochester, BA
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, MD.
Pediatric Residency Training: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Research Project: Assessment of the Ages and Stages Questionnaire as an Effective Screening Tool in Children with Severe BPD at 2 years Corrected Age: A Cohort Study
Research Mentor: Haresh Kirpalani, MD, MSc & Sara DeMauro, MD. MSCE

Erik Jensen, MD, MSCE Candidate, The University of Pennsylvania
Erik Jensen

Education: BA, Chemistry, Pomona College 2003
MD, University of Washington 2007
Pediatric Residency Training: Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital/New York-Presbyterian Columbia University Medical Center 2011
Research Mentor: Barbara Schmidt, MD, MSc

Kelley Kovatis, MD
Kelley Zagol Kovatis

Education: Washington and Lee University, BS
Temple University School of Medicine, MD.
Pediatric Residency Training: University of Virginia Medical Center
Research Project: Effect of Blood Transfusions on Intermittent Hypoxia in VLBW Infants
Research Mentor: Haresh Kirpalani, MD

Carol Lynn O'Dea, MD
Carol Lynn O'Dea

Education: Williams College, BA
Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, MD.
Pediatric Residency Training: Yale University
Research Project: Evaluation of Prioritization Skills in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Research Mentor: Heather French, MD

Jennifer A. Riehl, MD
Jennifer A. Riehl

Education: Boston College, BA
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Pediatric Residency Training: The Children's Hospital of Pennsylvania

Laura Rubinos, MD
Laura Rubinos

Education: University of Texas Pan American, BS
Baylor College of Medicine
Pediatric Residency Training: Baylor College of Medicine

Shaon Sengupta, MBBS
Shaon Sengupta

Education: MB, BS All-India Institute of Medical Sciences 2006
MPH, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health 2008
Pediatric Residency Training: University at Buffalo, State University of New York 2011
Research Project: Effect of hyperoxia and phototherapy on neonatal pulmonary vasculature.
Research Mentor: Phyllis Dennery, MD

Tami Stuart, MD
Tami Stuart

Education: Agnes Scott College, BA
Emory University School of Medicine, MD Pediatric
Pediatric Residency Training: Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Research Project: Epigenetic Changes in Epiblasts of Obese Mice
Research Mentor: Rebecca Simmons, MD

Daniel Swarr, MD
Daniel Swarr

Education: BS, Physics & Math, Lafayette College 2003
MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine 2007
Pediatric Residency Training: Baylor College of Medicine 2010
Research Project: Combined Fellowship in Medical Genetics/Neonatology
Characterization of the Role of Long Intergenic Non-Coding RNA (lincRNA) in Lung Development.
Research Mentor: Edward Morrisey, PhD

Elliott M. Weiss, MD
Elliot Weiss

Education: Washington University, BA
Washington University School of Medicine, MD
Pediatric Residency Training: New York University

Allison E. Zanno, MD
Allison Zanno

Education: Trinity College, BS
University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Pediatric Residency Training: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia