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Gastroenterology and Hepatology Fellowship

Third-Year Fellows

Daniel Hwang, MD
ResidencyUniversity of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD
Medical Degree: University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX
BS: Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

Jonah Rubin, MD
ResidencyBoston University Medical Center, Boston, MA
Medical Degree: Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA
BS: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Fariha Ramay, MD
T32 Research ABIM Research Pathway
Residency: University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD
Medical Degree: Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
BS: Union College, Schenectady, NY

Kenechukwu Chudy-Onwugaje, MBBS, MS
T32 Research Fellowship 
Residency
 Maimonides Medical Center –Brooklyn, NY
Medical Degree: Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)
Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Nigeria  
MPH (Global Health): Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC
MS in Clinical Research: University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD

Samuel Schueler, MD
NIH Fellow
Residency: Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 
Medical Degree: SUNY Upstate Medical University, MD
BS: Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Sonia Taneja, MD
NIH Fellow
Residency: George Washington University, Washington, DC
Medical Degree: Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
BS: University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 

Alan Chen, MD
Mercy Fellow
Residency: The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio
Medical Degree: Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC
BS: Duke University, Durham, NC

Second-Year Fellows

Elizabeth Stonesifer, MD
Residency: University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD
Medical Degree: Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA
BS: George Washington University, Washington, DC

Ameer Abutaleb
T32 ABIM Research Pathway
Residency: University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD
Medical Degree: University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
BS: University of Maryland, College Park, MD

Jennifer Wellington
T32 Research Pathway
Residency
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, NC
Medical Degree: Nova Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
BS: University of Maryland, College Park, MD

Monica Passi
NIH Fellow
Residency: Hofstra/Northwell, Manhasset, NY 
Medical Degree: George Washington University, Washington, DC
BS: George Washington University, Washington, DC

Sumona Bhattacharya
NIH Fellow
ResidencyRutgers/Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ 
Medical Degree: Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA
BS: Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Amol Agarwal
Mercy Fellow
ResidencyThe Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
Medical Degree: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
BS: Emory University, Atlanta, GA

First-Year Fellows

Alexander Yang, MD
1st year  NIH Fellow
Residency: Keck School of Medicine University of Southern California
Medical Degree: Keck School of Medicine University of Southern California
BS: Washington University in St. Louis, MO

Bilal Asif, MD
1st year NIH Fellow
Residency: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, PA
Medical Degree: Stoney Brook University, NY
BS: Stoney Brook University, NY

Gordon Robbins, MD
1st year  Mercy Fellow
Residency: Emory University School of Medicine, GA
Medical Degree: Emory University School of Medicine, GA
BS: University of Georgia, GA

Mazen Tolaymat, MD
1st year  UMD Fellow  (T32)
Residency: University of Maryland Medical Center, MD
Medical Degree: Drexel University College of Medicine, PA
BS: Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA

Babak Torabi Sagvand, MD
1st year  UMD Fellow
Residency: Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH
Medical Degree: Tehran University of Medical Sciences School of Medicine, Iran (Islamic Republic of)
BS: Tehran University of Medical Sciences School of Medicine, Iran (Islamic Republic of)