Fellowship Directors

  • John Fahey

    Cardiology

    Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology) and Associate Clinical Professor of Nursing; Director, Pediatric Exercise Laboratory; Co-Director, Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Program, Pediatric Cardiology

    Research Interests
    Cardiology; Exercise Test; Heart Diseases; Obesity; Pediatrics; Physiology; Pulmonary Artery; Rickets; Exercise
    Clinical Interests
    Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Robert Elder

    Cardiology

    Associate Professor Term; Director, Adult Congenital Heart Program; Director Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Program, Pediatric Cardiology

    Research Interests
    Cardiology; Heart Diseases; Pediatrics; Fontan Procedure
    Clinical Interests
    Aortic Coarctation; Cardiology; Cardiovascular Diseases; Dextrocardia; Ductus Arteriosus, Patent; Ebstein Anomaly; Heart Defects, Congenital; Heart Septal Defects; Noonan Syndrome; Pregnancy Complications, Cardiovascular; Tetralogy of Fallot; Transposition of Great Vessels; Turner Syndrome; Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome; Fontan Procedure; Tricuspid Atresia; Heterotaxy Syndrome
  • John Giuliano Jr

    Critical Care

    Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Critical Care); Associate Medical Director, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit; Director, Pediatric Critical Care Fellowship Program; Medical Director, Critical Care Transport Services; Associate Medical Director, Pediatric Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) Service

    Research Interests
    Critical Care; Inflammation; Pediatrics; Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation; Sepsis; Acute Lung Injury
  • Richard Pierce

    Critical Care

    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Critical Care); Associate Program Director for Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Fellowship, Pediatrics

    Research Interests
    Blood Vessels; Capillary Permeability; Cardiovascular System; Endothelium; Endothelium, Vascular; Pediatrics; Intensive Care Units, Pediatric; Sepsis; Capillary Leak Syndrome; Genomics; Microvessels; Translational Medical Research
  • Abha Gupta

    Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (General Pediatrics)

    Research Interests
    Autistic Disorder; Brain Diseases; Child Development Disorders, Pervasive; Neurobiology; Rare Diseases; Genetic Research; Pluripotent Stem Cells
    Clinical Interests
    Autistic Disorder
  • Melissa Langhan

    Emergency Medicine

    Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Emergency Medicine) and of Emergency Medicine; Director of Operations, Pediatric Emergency Medicine; Fellowship Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatric Emergency Medicine; Director of Education, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatric Emergency Medicine

    Research Interests
    Asthma; Carbon Dioxide; Education, Medical; Emergency Medicine; Pediatrics; Severity of Illness Index; Capnography; Patient Safety; Mindfulness
    Clinical Interests
    Emergency Medicine; Pediatrics
  • Anthony Porto

    Gastroenterology

    Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology); Vice Chair of Ambulatory Operations, Department of Pediatrics; Associate Clinical Chief, Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology; Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship Program Director; Medical Director, Yale Pediatric Celiac Program

    Clinical Interests
    Colitis, Ulcerative; Constipation; Crohn Disease; Deglutition Disorders; Digestive System Diseases; Encopresis; Food Hypersensitivity; Gastroenterology; Gastroesophageal Reflux; Heartburn; Lactose Intolerance; Obesity; Pediatrics; Helicobacter pylori; Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Farzana Pashankar

    Hematology/Oncology

    Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Hematology / Oncology)

    Research Interests
    Anemia, Sickle Cell; Echocardiography; Hematology; Hypertension, Pulmonary; Medical Oncology; Pediatrics
    Clinical Interests
    Anemia, Sickle Cell; Hematologic Diseases; Medical Oncology; Thalassemia
  • Elijah Paintsil

    Infectious Diseases

    Professor; Professor of Pediatrics (Infectious Diseases), Pediatrics; Professor of Public Health, School of Public Health; Professor of Management, School of Management; Professor of Pharmacology, Molecular Medicine, Pharmacology, and Physiology

    Research Interests
    Brazil; Ghana; Hepatitis C; HIV; Pediatrics; Pharmacology; Molecular Epidemiology; HIV Reverse Transcriptase; Infectious Disease Medicine
    Clinical Interests
    HIV; Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Eugene Shapiro

    Infectious Diseases

    Professor of Pediatrics (General Pediatrics) and of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases); Vice Chair for Research, Department of Pediatrics; Deputy Director, Investigative Medicine PhD Program; Co-Director of Education, Yale Center for CLinical Investigation

    Research Interests
    Education; Lyme Disease; Investigative Techniques; Pediatrics; Vaccines; Case-Control Studies; Infectious Disease Medicine; Translational Medical Research
  • Lindsay Johnston

    Neonatology

    Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology); Associate Fellowship Program in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Pediatrics; Director of Fellowships, Pediatrics

  • Julie Goodwin

    Nephrology

    Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Nephrology); Fellowship Program Director

    Research Interests
    Glucocorticoids; Hypertension; Inflammation; Nephrology; Nephrotic Syndrome; Pediatrics; Steroids; Sepsis; Atherosclerosis
    Clinical Interests
    Hematuria; Hypertension; Kidney Calculi; Kidney Diseases; Proteinuria; Vesico-Ureteral Reflux; Water-Electrolyte Imbalance; Kidney Transplantation
  • Pnina Weiss

    Pulmonology

    Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine); Medical Director, Pediatric Pulmonary Function Laboratory; Associate Director, Pediatric Pulmonology Fellowship; Vice Chair of Education, Department of Pediatrics

    Research Interests
    Asthma; Asthma, Exercise-Induced; Curriculum; Respiratory Physiological Phenomena; Public Health Practice
    Clinical Interests
    Asthma; Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia; Cystic Fibrosis; Pneumonia; Sleep Wake Disorders