The 2017 UMMC Infectious Diseases Fellows

To set up a visiting rotation with the UMMC Infectious Diseases Program, email Tara Winterling.

First Year

Pavan Bhat

  • Residency: Med Star Health Internal Medicine, Baltimore, Md.
  • Med School: American University of Integrative Sciences, St. Maarten School of Medicine
  • Undergrad: McMaster University, Ontario, Canada

Matthew Brown

  • Residency: Med Star Health Internal Medicine, Baltimore, Md.
  • Med School: Saba University School of Medicine, Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba
  • Undergrad: Mount Allison University Sackville, NB, Canada

Naomi Hauser

  • Residency: Roger Williams Medical Center, Providence, RI
  • Med School: St. George’s University School of Medicine, Grenada
  • Undergrad: The George Washington University, Washington, D.C.

Justin Kim

  • Residency: Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, N.C.
  • Med School: University of Virginia School of Medicine
  • Undergrad: University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va.

Melanie Malave

  • Residency: University of Puerto Rico
  • Med School: University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine
  • Undergrad: University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Renaldo Neeley

  • Residency: SUNY Downstate Medical Center
  • Med School: Ross University School of Medicine

Magdalena Slomka

  • Residency: St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Med School: Wroclaw Medical University, Poland

Amanda Theppote

  • Residency: Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans
  • Med School: University of Queensland School of Medicine, Australia
  • Undergrad: Tulane University, New Orleans

Mona-Gekanju Toeque

  • Residency: New York University (NYU)-Woodhull Medical Center
  • Med School: Medical University of Lublin, Poland
  • Undergrad: California State University, Los Angeles, Calif.

Second Year

Okan Akay

  • Residency: Medstar Franklin Square Medical Center, Baltimore, Md.
  • Med School: St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada
  • Undergrad: Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C.

Inderjeet Brar

  • Residency: Norwalk Hospital/Yale University Program, Norwalk, Conn.
  • Med School: St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada
  • Undergrad: Northumbria University, UK

Aditya Chandorkar

  • Residency (chief): Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, Penn.
  • Med School: B.J. Medical College, Pune, India

Meagan Deming (ABIM Research Pathway, 3rd year)

  • Residency: University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, Md.
  • Med School: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, N.C.
  • PhD: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, N.C. (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus)
  • Undergrad: Swarthmore College, Penn.

Niyati Jakharia

  • Residency: Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C.
  • Med School: B.J. Medical College, Pune, India

Tyler Lambing

  • Residency: Cooper University Hospital, N.J.
  • Med School: The Commonwealth Medical College, Penn.
  • Undergrad: Villanova University, Penn.

Afua Ntem-Mensah

  • Residency (chief): University of Maryland Midtown Campus, Baltimore, Md.
  • Med School: Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology School of Medical Sciences, Ghana
  • Undergrad: Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana

Christine Okwesili

  • Residency: Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C.
  • Med School: St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada
  • Undergrad: University of Massachusetts, Mass.

Madeeha Shams

  • Residency: Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, Penn.
  • Med School: King Edward Medical University, Pakistan