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Primary Care Graduates

Graduates of the Cornell Primary Care Program pursue a variety of careers including academic clinician-educator, academic clinician-investigator, practice in community health, global health, public health, and private practice. Many undertake generalist fellowships including Infectious Disease, Geriatrics, Rheumatology, Adolescent Medicine, and General Internal Medicine. Our annual Primary Care Alumni night provides a structure for networking and mentoring amongst past graduates and current residents. Below, please find a selected list of recent graduates:

  • Paul Lu, Clinician Educator, University of Pennsylvania
  • Sheena Mathew, Hospitalist Medicine, University of Virginia
  • Julie Nussbaum, Rheumatology Fellow, NYU
  • Madeline Sterling, General Internal Medicine Fellow, Weill Cornell
  • Cameron Webb, National White House Fellowship, Washington DC
  • Jason Dukes, QI Chief Resident, NYP/Weill Cornell
  • Guillermo Espinoza, Hospitalist - Outpatient, Anchorage, Alaska
  • James Kuo, Private hospitalist group, Seattle, WA
  • Adam Schwartz, Clinician Educator/Global Health NGO, New York University/BRAC
  • Ricky Wang, PCCM Fellow, UCSF
  • Claiborne Childs, Clinician Educator, Montefiore Medical Center
  • Celine Goetz, Hospitalist/Nocturnist, Mount Sinai Medical Center
  • Mallory Otto, Geriatrics Fellow, Mount Sinai Medical Center
  • Katherine Saunders, Weight Management fellowship, NYP/Weill Cornell
  • Ashwin Vasan, Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health
  • Elizabeth Grieg, Clinician Educator, UNC-Chapel Hill
  • Leon Igel, Endocrine Fellow, NYP/Weill Cornell
  • Karla Nieves, Attending Physician, MSKCC
  • Chiti Parikh, Hospitalist, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Kira Ryskina, General Internal Medicine Fellow, University of Pennsylvania
  • Connie Park, Infectious Diseases Fellow, Montefiore Medical Center
  • Shaji Philip, Endocrinology Fellow, University of Washington
  • Melanie Zuo, Geriatrics Attending, University of Texas - Houston
  • Sonica Bhatia, Geriatrics Attending, Visiting Doctors program at Mt. Sinai
  • Laura Fanucchi, Associate Program Director, University of Kentucky
  • Annie Garment, Associate Clerkship Director, NYU School of Medicine/Bellevue
  • Albert Shieh, Endocrinology Attending, University of California-Los Angeles
  • Ben Zaniello, Infectious Disease Attending, University of Washington

Contact Information

Mailing Address

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/
Weill Cornell Medical College
Weill Department of Medicine 
525 East 68th Street, Box 130
New York, NY 10065

Residency Office

530 East 70th Street, M-507
New York, NY 10021
Tel: (212) 746-4749
Fax: (212) 746-6692

Information for Applicants

Application Deadline: October 6, 2017

Interviews: November 2017 through January 2018