Fellowship Training Program

Current Fellows 2015-2016


First Year Fellows

Anubhav Kanwar, MD

  • Hometown: Gondpur Banehra, India
  • Medical School: Indira Gandhi Medical College
  • Residency: University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
  • Professional Focus: Health care epidemiology, global health, EIS, outbreak investigation

Sachin Patel, MD

  • Hometown: Cleveland, OH
  • Undergraduate School: Case Western Reserve University
  • Medical School: St. George's University, Grenada
  • Residency: Washington Hospital Center/Medstar
  • Professional Focus: Hospital epidemiology

Jannet Tobon Ramos, MD

  • Hometown: Medellin, Colombia
  • Medical School: Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana
  • Residency: Jacobi Medical Center
  • Professional Focus: Tropical medicine, global health, parasitology

George Yendewa, MD, MPH

  • Hometown: Bo, Sierra Leone
  • Medical School: Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
  • Residency: Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center
  • Professional Focus: HIV, tuberculosis, malaria, tropical medicine, public health

Second Year Fellows

Patricia Bartley, MD

  • Hometown: Bogota, Colombia
  • Undergraduate School: University of Rosario, Colombia
  • Medical School: University of Rosario, Colombia
  • Residency: Fundacion Cardio-Infantil Instituto de Cardiologia, Colombia
  • Professional Focus: Emerging infections, Parasitology, Antimicrobial Resistance.

Nadim El Chakhtoura, MD

  • Hometown: Beirut, Lebanon
  • Undergraduate School: American University of Beirut
  • Medical School: American University of Beirut
  • Residency: University Hospitals Case Medical Center
  • Professional Focus: Antimicrobial Resistance, Epidemiology

Amrita John, MD

  • Hometown: Kochi, India
  • Undergraduate School: Christian Medical College Vellore
  • Medical School: Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Brown University Program
  • Residency: Maricopa Integrated Health System
  • Professional Focus: Malaria, global health.

Third Year Fellows

Catherine Bjerum, MD, MPH

  • Hometown: Mountlake Terrace, WA
  • Undergraduate School: University of California San Diego
  • Medical School: Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • Residency: Maricopa Integrated Health System
  • Professional Focus: Global Health, Tropical Medicine, TB.