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Current Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellows

First Year (2021-24)

Dr. Matthew Brandorff
Matthew Brandorff, M.D.
  • B.A.: Cornell University
  • M.D.: Stony Brook University School of Medicine
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
Dr. Chou Chou
Chou Chou, M.D.
  • B.A.: Princeton University
  • M.D.: Weill Cornell Medicine
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
Dr. Alexander Gazda
Alexander Gazda, M.D.
  • B.S.: University of Chicago
  • M.D.: Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Residency: University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Dr. Julia Graham
Julia Graham, M.D.
  • B.F.A.: University of Arizona
  • M.D.: Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
  • Residency: University of California at Davis
Dr. Jonah Kreniske
Jonah Kreniske, M.D.
  • B.A.: Earlham College
  • M.D.: Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
  • Residency: Tulane

Second Year (2020-23)

Michael Aboodi
Michael Aboodi, M.D.
  • B.S.: Yale University
  • M.D.: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
Kristin Berger
Kristin Berger, M.D.
  • B.S.: Susquehanna University Pennsylvania
  • M.D.: Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
  • Residency: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Sam Chung
Samuel J. Chung, M.D.
  • B.S.: New York University
  • M.D.: SUNY Downstate College of Medicine
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
Colleen Farrell
Colleen Farrell, M.D.
  • B.A.: Williams College
  • M.D.: Harvard Medical School
  • Residency: New York University
Erik Nielsen
Erik Nielsen, M.D.
  • B.S.: Johns Hopkins University
  • M.D.: Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
Alexander Pronko
Alexander Pronko, M.D.
  • B.S.: Wake Forest University
  • M.D.: Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center

Third Year (2019-22)

Joshua Davis
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Joshua Davis, M.D.
  • B.A.: Binghamton University
  • M.D.: New York Medical College
  • Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Research Interests: Medical education research – particularly around curriculum development and simulation, as well as exploring novel ways to deliver content.

Margaret Goldberg
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Margaret Goldberg, M.D.
  • B.A.: New York University
  • M.D.: Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson
  • Residency: Tufts Medical Center

Research Interests: Interventional Pulmonology, Pleural Disease and Management, Medical Simulation

Di Pan
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Di Pan, D.O.
  • B.S.: University of Rochester
  • D.O.: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Residency: Icahn School of Medicine at Mt Sinai/St Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital

Research Interests: Clinical Epidemiology and Outcomes Research in Critical Illness and Pulmonary Diseases, Simulation-Based Training and Medical Education

Karissa Weidman
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Karissa Weidman, M.D.
  • B.A.: Wake Forest University
  • M.D.: New York Medical College
  • Residency: Tufts Medical Center

Research Interests: The clinical and physiologic factors that contribute to post-ICU syndrome and its severity, particularly in COVID-19.

William Whalen
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William Whalen, M.D.
  • B.S.: University of Connecticut
  • M.D.: University of Connecticut School of Medicine
  • Residency: Tufts Medical Center

Research Interests: My current interests involve the role of inflammation in SARS-CoV-2 and how this inflammation plays a role in not just acute respiratory failure but the potential role it may play in chronic respiratory failure and chronic lung disease. Other research interests involve the interplay of sepsis and acute respiratory distress syndrome.

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Fernando J. Martinez, M.D., M.S., Chief

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Fellowship

Meredith Turetz, M.D., Program Director
Robert Kaner, M.D., Associate Program Director
Bradley Hayward, M.D., Associate Program Director

Patrycja Golinska, M.S., Program Coordinator
Tel: (646) 962-2738
Fax: (646) 962-0286
pag2028@med.cornell.edu

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