Current Fellows


  • Lacey Bernard was born in Dodge City, Kansas and moved at the age of 10 to Central Florida. She received her B.S. in Microbiology from the University of South Florida. Following her undergraduate studies, Lacey attended USF Morsani College of Medicine. She then remained at USF for her residency in Internal Medicine where she completed her PGY-3 year as Chief of Tampa General Hospital.

  • Jan was originally born in Alexandria, Egypt, and moved to Massachusetts at the age of three. He studied biology and economics as an undergraduate student at Tufts University. He completed his medical training at Tufts University School of Medicine, and stayed there for residency. He is excited to now join the Yale community, and hopes to continue to pursue a career in academic medicine and clinical education. Outside of work, he is an avid gym and sports enthusiast, and enjoys participating in basketball recreational leagues.

  • Shannon Kay

    Shannon Kay was born in Long Island and raised in New York City. She received her B.S. and M.S. in Chemical Engineering from Manhattan College, and completed medical school at Stony Brook University School of Medicine. She then completed internship, residency, and Chief residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. She is thrilled to be joining the Yale community along with her husband Bradley, who will be a cardiology fellow. Outside of medicine, Shannon loves spending time with her son Nolan and lab-mix Maizy.

  • Hannah Oakland

    Hannah Takahashi Oakland was born and raised in Charlottesville, Virginia. She received her B.A. in Religious Studies from Yale University, where she was in Trumbull College and competed on the varsity sailing team. Following her undergraduate studies, she worked for the Medicare Rights Center in New York City. She then received her medical degree from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital. She completed residency and Chief residency in Internal Medicine at Tulane University in New Orleans. She is excited to return to New Haven with her husband, Paul, a fellow in Infectious Diseases at Yale, and their new daughter, Ko.