Transplant fellows at Camden Yards

Fellows have the advantage of being located directly on a full university campus with full access to all of its resources in the center of a major city. The University libraries, facilities and gym are all available for use whenever seen fit. Information on salary, benefits and employee health is also available for prospective applicants. 

Our fellows have been successful in securing hospitalist positions, teaching jobs and leading research opportunities across the globe upon the completion of our program.

Current Residents

Class of 2025

Ruchin Patel, MBBS
MBBS: Kesarsal Medical College and Research Institute
Residency: UIC/Metropolitan Group of Hospitals
Research Interests: Clinical outcomes research in liver transplant and hepatobiliary surgery

Srinivasan Muthukrishnan, MBBS, MS, MCh, FACS
MBBS: Madurai Medical College, India
General Surgery Residency: Stanley Medical College, India 
GI/HPB Surgery Fellowship: Madras Medical College, India
Research Interests: Role of Robotics in transplant surgery, Liver transplantation for malignancies

Class of 2024

Massimo Arcerito, MD
MD: Università degli Studi di Catania Facoltà di Medicina e Chirurgia
Residency: Cedars Sinai
Research Interests: Focus on clinical outcome, now in transplant, adding of possible translation therapy and basic science

Class of 2023

James Avruch, MD
MD: Tufts University School of Medicine
Residency: St Elizabeth\'s Medical Center, Boston MA
Research Interests: Ex-vivo liver perfusion

Amber N. Carrier, MD, PhD
MD: Wake Forest School of Medicine
Residency: East Carolina Brody School of Medicine/Vidant Medical Center, Greenville, NC
Research Interests: Organ allocation policy, expansion of the available donor pool, disparities in care

Class of 2022

Alice Crane, MD
MD: SUNY Buffalo
Residency: Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland OH
Research Interests: Mechanisms of antibody mediated rejection, ERAS for kidney transplant recipients

Class of 2021

Wen Yan Xie, MD
MD: University of Toronto
Residency: Western University, London, Ontario
Research Interests: Improving access to renal transplantation for disadvantaged patients

Maher Sraj, MD
MD: Beirut Arab University
Residency: Makassed Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
Research Interests: Impact of varying demographics and immunosuppression on renal transplant recipients


Class of 2020

Naeem Goussous, MD
MD: Jordan University
Residency: St. Agnes Hospital, Baltimore
Research Interests: Hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence in liver transplant recipients

Class of 2019

David St. Michel, DO
Transplant Surgeon
Hennepin County Medical Center
Minneapolis, MN

Class of 2018

Saad Malik, MD
Clinical Instructor
University of Maryland
Baltimore, MD

Class of 2017

Samuel Sultan, MD
Assistant Professor
Cornell University
New York, NY

Class of 2016

Eric Siskind
Attending Transplant Surgeon
Inova Fairfax
Falls Church, VA

Class of 2015

Gelu Osian
Transplant Surgeon
King Fahad Specialist Hospital
Dammam, Saudi Arabia

Class of 2014

Sunil Kardahar
Assistant Professor
Temple University
Philadelphia, PA

Class of 2013

Shusant Chaudhary

Class of 2012

Josue Alvarez-Casas
Assistant Professor
University of Maryland
Baltimore, MD

Class of 2011

David Aaronovitch
Transplant Surgeon
Hadassah-Ein Kerem
Jerusalem, Isreal