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New Pediatrics Fellows (2020 - 2021)

Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Duke Medicine Pavilion

The Duke Department of Pediatrics fellowship programs are designed to provide outstanding training to prepare our fellows to excel as sub-specialty clinicians, researchers, and teachers within the field of pediatrics. The department currently trains fellows in a wide variety of sub-specialty programs. These programs combine independent learning with modern clinical training, faculty mentoring, didactic instructions and top-notch research. Each program offers a variety of options for interested fellows, such as a focus on clinical expertise, research, subspecialty areas, or multidisciplinary proficiency.

Welcome to our newest group of fellows who will arrive in July 2020.

Allergy and Immunology

Pooja Purswani, MD
MD: Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital, St. Petersburg, FL

Alex Wonnaparhown, MD
MD: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center at UCLA
Blood and Marrow Transplant

Vanessa Fabrizi, MD
MD: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Cardiology
Katie Wood, MD
MD: Duke University Medical Center
BriAnna Souder, MD
MD: Texas Children's Hospital
Child Abuse and Neglect
Mya Sendak, MD
MD: Duke University Medical Center
Critical Care Medicine
Michelle DeRusso, MD
MD: Duke University Medical Center
Jordan Pung, MD
MD: Duke University Medical Center
Heather Slusser, MD
MD: East Carolina University
Endocrinology
Grace Hendrix, MD
MD: Medical College of Wisconsin
Hematology-Oncology

Jonathan Bardahl, MD
MD: University of Illinois College of Medicine, Peoria

Brian Guedes, MD
MD: University of Florida, Gainesville
Zach Wilson, MD
MD: Mayo Clinic, Rochester
Hospital Medicine
Laura Lemley, MD
MD: University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Infectious Diseases

Angelique Boutzoukas, MD
MD: Nationwide Children's

Ganga Moorthy, MD
MD: Duke University Medical Center
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Aaron Adams, MD
MD: Madigan Army Medical Center
Candy Chan Poon, MD
MD: Jackson Memorial Hospital
Ryan Kilpatrick, MD
MD: Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center
Nephrology
Rachel Cason, MD
MD: Duke University Medical Center
Mital Patel, MD
MD: UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine
Nicholas Fitzpatrick, MD
MD: Medical University of South Carolina
Rheumatology
Lauren Covert, MD
MD: University of California - San Diego