First Year Fellows
Christopher Erb, M.D., Ph.D.
Advisor:Lynn Tanoue, M.D.
|Jason Heavner, M.D.
Residency:Yale-New Haven Hospital - Yale Residency
Advisor:H. Klar Yaggi, M.D., M.P.H.
Cyrus Kholdani, M.D.
Sreelatha Naik, M.D.
Advisor:Erica Herzog, M.D., Ph.D
Megan Panico, M.D.
Advisor:Shyoko Honiden M.D.
Second Year Fellows
Kyle Bramley, M.D.
Mentor:Erica Herzog, M.D., Ph.D., and Gaëtane Michaud, M.D., M.S.
Research Project: The Role of Fibrocytes in Newly Diagnosed Pulmonary Sarcoidosis
Lauren Ferrante, M.D.
Research Project: Frailty as a predictor of chronic critical illness in an aging population.
Chad Marion, D.O.
Research Project:Esophageal Cancer Related Gene-4 role as an Immune Modulator in Pneumonia
Meagan Moore, M.D., Ph.D
Mentor: Erica Herzog, M.D., Ph.D.
Research Project: Investigating the Role of Profibrotic Monocyte Subsets and Netrin-1 in the pathogenesis of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
Lauren Tobias, M.D.
Mentor:Henry Klar Yaggi, M.D., M.P.H.
Research Project: CPAP Adherence in Patients with Sleep Apnea and Stroke: The Impact of a Behavioral Intervention in the Sleep Apnea in TIA/Stroke: Reducing Cardiovascular Risk with Positive Airway Pressure (“SLEEP TIGHT”) study
Third Year Fellows
Geetinder Goyal, M.D.
Mentor: David Rimm, M.D. (Pathology)
Research Project: "Biomarker in NSCU"
Grants & Awards:1. Nominated and accepted for GNYHA three-day workshop on ultrasonography 2010. 2. Yale/Stanford Johnson & Johnson Global Health Scholars Program in Uganda, Africa- April - May 2013
|Kusum Mathews, M.D., M.P.H.
Residency: Yale-New Haven Hospital - Yale Residency
Mentors:Elisa Long, MBA, PhD & Margaret Pisani, M.D., M.P.H.
Research Project:"Subacute patients in the acute care unit: Understanding impact of short-stays on ICU resource utilization, quality of care, and health care delivery".
Aditi Mathur, M.D.
Research Project:"Plexin CI in Pulmonary Fibrosis"
Grants & Award: 1. 2011 Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation’s IPF Summit Travel Award 2. Third place prize - IPF Summitt, Chicago 2011
Jessica Freyer Most, M.D.
Mentor:Carrie Redlich, M.D. & Geoffrey Chupp, M.D.
Research Project:"Pilates-Type Breathing and Exercise to Control Asthma: A Randomized Controlled Intervention Study"
Grants & Award:1. ACCP Chest 2010-Case Report Award Winner 2. Introduction to Interventional Pulmonology course 2012, Beth Israel
3. Chief fellow 2012-2013
Maor Sauler, M.D.
Mentor:Patty Lee, M.D.
Research Project: "MIF in COPD"
Sleep Medicine Fellow
Melissa Knauert, M.D.,Ph.D.
Research Project: 1. "Characterization of heme oxgyenase-1's role in modulating inflammatory response: an influenza model" 2."The Effect of Sleep Deprivation on MICU Patient Outcomes"
Cystic Fibrosis Fellow
Clemente Britto-Leon, M.D.
Research Project: 1."Study of the PLUNC protein in animal models of Th2 airway inflammation" 2. "Immunodulatory effects and regulation of the PLUNC protein"
Grants & Awards:1. Fifth Asthma Fellows Conference Chest 2010 Travel Award. 2. Seventh Annual Respiratory Disease Young Investigators' Forum-2010 3. 2012 American Lung Association Senior Research Training Fellowship 4. 2011 Cystic Fibrosis Award
Yale/Norwalk Critical Care Fellows
Paul Arkless, M.D.
Residency:Atlanticare Regional Medical Center Residency Program
Sabrina Roberts, M.D.
Residency:Norwalk Hospital Internal Medicine Residency Program
Fellowship: Norwalk Hospital-Yale University Pulmonary Fellowship Program