Student Faculty Rounds Facilitators


Ahasic, Amy Marie

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary)

Clinical Interests: Occupational and environmental lung disease; acute lung injury and respiratory distress syndrome; bronchiectasis

Annamalai, Aniyizhai

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and of Medicine (General Medicine)
Director, Adult Refugee clinic
Director, Wellness Center, Connecticut Mental Health Center

Research Interests: Integrated primary care-behavioral health services; Refugee health; Cross-cultural issues in health care

Clinical Interests: Seriously mentally ill population; Primary care in the mentally ill; Refugee health; Cross-cultural factors in health and illness

Fares, Wassim H.

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary)

Clinical Interests: pulmonary hypertension;pulmonary vascular disease; acute lung injury; heart–lung interactions, ultrasound use in the ICU.

Federman, Daniel Glenn

Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)

Research Interests: Skin cancer; Skin disease; Thrombophilia; Peripheral vascular disease

Clinical Interests: Medicine inpatient ward attending, medicine consult attending, ambulatory block attending. I also give recurring lecture series on the diagnosis and treatment of common dermatoses, cutaneous signs of malignancy, cutaneous signs of internal disease for both the categorical and primary care programs.

Fisher, Rosemarie L

Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases) and of Pediatrics
Associate Dean of Graduate Medical Education

Research Interests: Gastrointestinal diseases; Nutritional support; Home parenteral nutrition

Clinical Interests: General Gastroenterology; Nutrition support; Inflammatory bowel disease; Peptic ulcer disease; Short bowel syndrome

Garcia, Rina Lyset

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)
clinician educator

Clinical Interests: Primary care; general internal medicine

Genao, Inginia

Associate Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)
Medical Director, Adult Primary Care Center

Clinical Interests: General medicine

Gross, Cary P

Professor of Medicine (General Medicine), of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases) and of Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Research Interests: Cancer policy; Health policy; Comparative effectiveness; Cancer outcomes; Research ethics and integrity

Clinical Interests: Cancer screening and prevention

Gulati, Mridu

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary and Occupational Medicine)

Research Interests: Pulmonary Occupational Medicine; Interstitial Lung Disease

Clinical Interests: Pulmonary medicine; occupational and environmental medicine; lung disease; connective tissue disease; critical care

Horwitz, Leora I.

Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Medicine (General Medicine)

Research Interests: Patient safety; Quality of care; Care transfers; Medical education

Clinical Interests: Diabetes mellitus type 2; hypertension; asthma

Kernan, Walter Newberry

Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)

Research Interests: Clinical epidemiology of cerebrovascular disease; Interface between primary care and stroke treatment; Medical education

Clinical Interests: Primary care; general internal medicine; cerebrovascular disease; stroke