Yale Neurology Residency Program: Appointments First Year After Graduation

*Chief Resident(s)

Class of 2016  

Benjamin Blond, MD*

Clinical Neurophysiology Fellow, Yale University  

Shivani Ghoshal, MD

Neurocritical Care Fellow, Columbia University

Mark Landreneau, MD

Neurocritical Care Fellow, Yale University 

Brian MacGrory, MBChB

Vascular Neurology Fellow, Yale University

Sara Schaefer, MD*

Movement Disorders Fellow, Yale University  

Ashish Ranpura, MD, PhD

Research and Clinical Practice, Queen's Square, London

Emmanuelle Schindler, MD, PhD

VA Advanced Fellow, VA Hospital



Class of 2015 

Allison Arch, MD, MPH

Vascular Neurology Fellow, University of California, Los Angeles 

Daniel Brooks, MD*

Vascular Neurology Fellow, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Sarah Buckingham, MD*

Movement Disorders Fellow, Mount Sinai Beth Israel

Amy Chan, MD

Neuro-Oncology Fellow, Yale University

Robert Claycomb, MD, PhD

Vascular Neurology Fellow, University of California, San Diego 

Sarah (Dolgonos) Mulukutla, MD, MPH

Neuro-Hospitalist, Stamford Hospital

Matthew Schrag, MD, PhD

Vascular Neurology Fellow, Vanderbilt University

Irene Yang, MD

Neuromuscular Medicine Fellow, Yale University

Class of 2014

Katherine DeStefano, MD, MS*

Neuro-Immunlogy Fellow, Yale University

David Hahn, MD, MA

Stroke Fellow, Mount Sinai Medical Center

Hannah Homafar, MD*

Neuromuscular Medicine Fellow, Yale University

Matthew Kalp, MD, PhD

Stroke Fellow, Duke University

Katherine Kedzierski, MD

Neuromuscular Medicine Fellow, University of Connecticut

Joshua Lovinger, MD, MA

Private Practice

Shon Michael, MD

Neuroscience Fellow, VA Hospital

Akhila Vijayakumar, MD

Neurophysiology Fellow, University of Texas

Class of 2013

Adetoun Abisogun, MD Neurophysiology Fellow, LIJ Medical Center/North Shore Hospital
Hardik Amin, MD

Stroke Fellow, Yale University 

Gioacchino Curiale, MD* Stroke Fellow, Harvard University (BID)
Ana Gabriela Lizama, MD Neuroscience Fellow, VA Hospital
Reversa Mills, MD Movement Disorders Fellow, Georgetown University
Imran Quraishi, MD, PhD Pharmacology Research/Epilepsy Fellow, Yale University
Kimberly Robeson, MD* Neuromuscular Medicine Fellow, Yale University

Class of 2012

Nicholas Blondin, MD* Neuro-Oncology Fellow, Yale University
Pooia Fattahi, MD

Neuroscience Fellow, VA Hospital

Neuro-Ophthalmology Fellow, Harvard University (2013)

Benison Keung, MD Neuromuscular Medicine Fellow, Yale University
Kumar Narayanan, MD, PhD* Assistant Professor, Iowa University
Katherine Ruzhansky, MD Clinical Neurophysiology/Neuromuscular Medicine Fellow, Columbia University
Anna Sorokin, MD  Movement Disorders Fellow, Yale University

Class of 2011

Mary Bailey, MD Neuro-Immunlogy Fellow, Yale University
Babar Khokhar, MD, MBA* Neuromuscular Medicine/Neuroscience Fellow, Yale University/VA Hospital
Imanuel Lerman, MD, MS Pain Medicine Fellow, Harvard University (MGH)
Richard Nowak, MD, MS Neuromuscular Medicine Fellow, Yale University
Chizoba Umeh, MD Movement Disorders Fellow, Johns Hopkins University

Class of 2010

Jeffrey Bigelow, MD, MPH Epilepsy Fellow, UCSF
Dongming Cai, MD, PhD Assistant Professor, Mount Sinai Medical Center
Carolin Dohle, MD Neuro-Rehabilitation Fellow, Cornell University
Athena Lolis, MD* Neuromuscular/IOM Fellow, New York University
Valeriya Poukas, MD Epilepsy Fellow, University of Pennsylvania
Marcie Rabin, MD  Movement Disorders Fellow, Yale University 
Perry Smith, MD, PhD  Neuro-Oncology Fellow, National Institutes of Health 

Class of 2009

Kevin Becker, MD, PhD Neuro-Oncology Fellow, Yale University
Joseph Daley, MD, PhD Sleep Medicine Fellow, University of Pennsylvania
Daniel DiCapua, MD Neuromuscular Medicine Fellow, Yale University
Duarte Machado, MD* Instructor, Neurology, Yale University
Jason Sico, MD Neuroscience Fellow, VA Hospital

Class of 2008

Haakon B. Nygaard, MD* Investigative Medicine Program, Yale University
Gordon Buchanan, MD, PhD Neuroscience Fellow, VA Hospital
Sarah Janicki, MD, MPH Behavioral Neurology Fellow, Columbia University
Yamini Naidu, MD Epilepsy Fellow, Yale University
Michael Phipps, MD Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Stroke Fellow, Yale University
Esther Rawner, MD Headache Fellow, University of Washington

Class of 2007

Marko Petrovic, MD Neuromuscular Fellow, UCSF
Christopher Ransom, MD, PhD* Epilepsy Fellow, Yale University
Eric Searls, MD Stroke Fellow, Harvard University (BID)
Cynthia Soto, MD Private Practice, King City, CA

Class of 2006

Tanya Fischer, MD, PhD Research Fellow, Yale University
Jason Mallin, MD Clinical Neurophysiology Fellow, UCSF
Joshua Steinerman, MD Cognitive Disorders Fellow, Columbia University
Nishi Rampal, MD Neuro-Intensive Care Fellow, Columbia University
Steve Toenjes, MD* Military Practice, US Navy, Jacksonville, FL

Class of 2005

Marti Haykin, MD Neurology Attending, Yale University
Jim Nagy, MD Headache Fellow, Institute of Neurology, London
Eugene Pak, MD Neurophys. Fellow, University of Pennsylvania
Joseph Schindler, MD* Neurology Attending, Yale University
Barbara Vogler, MD Headache Fellow, Thomas Jefferson University

Class of 2004

Omatola Hope, MD* Epilepsy Fellow, Yale University
Adil Javed, MD, PhD MS Fellow, University of Chicago
Yacov Kogan, MD Bioinformatics Fellow, Yale University
Andrew Rose-Innes, MD Assistant Professor, University of Washington
David Weisman, MD* Behavioral Neurology Fellow, UCSD

Class of 2003

Michael Chen, MD Clinical Neurophysiology, Yale University
Evan Fertig, MD* Epilepsy Fellow, Yale University
David Jaeger, MD, PhD Movement Disorders Fellow, Columbia University
Susie Ro, MD Clinical Neurophysiology Fellow, Harvard University

Class of 2002

Christopher Bradley, MD, PhD Epilepsy Fellow, Yale University
Audrey Halpern, MD Headache Fellow, Thomas Jefferson University
LeBron Paige, MD* Epilepsy Fellow, Yale University
Vivienne Shen, MD, PhD Medical Services Manager, Bristol-Meyers
David Tinklepaugh, MD

Clinical Neurophysiology Fellow, Yale University

Class of 2001

Brad Herskowitz, MD* Private Practice, Miami, FL
Albert Lo, MD, PhD Neurodegenerative Disorders Fellow, Yale University
Braden Neiman, MD Private Practice, Dallas, Texas
Milena Pavlova, MD Sleep/Epilepsy Fellow, Harvard University
Daryl Story, MD Neurology Attending, Yale University

Class of 2000

Krzystof Bochenek, MD Radiology/Neuroradiology Resident, Yale University
Volker Knappertz, MD* Associate Director of Research, Astra-Zeneca
Marisa Prego-Lopez, MD Clinical Neurophysiology Fellow, NYU

Class of 1999

Jocelyn Bautista, MD* Epilepsy Fellow, Cleveland Clinic
Beth Hogans, MD, PhD Peripheral Neurology Fellow, Johns Hopkins University
Amy Knorr, MD, PhD Clinical Neurophysiology Fellow, Yale University
Nutan Sharma, MD, PhD Movement Disorders Fellow, Harvard University

Class of 1998

Robert Felberg, MD Stroke Fellow, University of Houston
Heidi Gaspary, MD* Epilepsy Fellow, Yale University
Silva Markovic-Plese, MD Neuroimmunology Fellow, NIH
Sanjay Rathi, MD Movement Disorders Fellow, Yale University
David Tkeshelashvili, MD Neurophys./Epilepsy Fellow, Yale University
Panos Varelas, MD Neuro-ICU Fellow, Johns Hopkins University

Class of 1997

Michael Carrithers, MD, PhD* Neuroimmunology Fellow, Yale University
Madeleine Kitaj, MD Private Practice, Derby, CT
Anna Szekely, MD Neurogenetics Fellow, Yale University
Hajime A. Tokuno, MD* Clinical Neurophysiology Fellow, Yale University

Class of 1996

Robert Angels, MD Epilepsy Fellow, Columbia University
Monique Giroux, MD* Movement Disorders Fellow, Emory University
Huned Patwa, MD Clinical Neurophysiology Fellow, Yale University
Jeffrey Raizer, MD Neuro-Oncology Fellow, Cornell University / Sloan-Kettering
James Thompson, MD Epilepsy Fellow, Yale University

Class of 1995

Frederick Foote, MD Military Practice, US Navy
Sujai Nath, MD Private Practice, Melbourne, FL
Steven Novella, MD Clinical Neurophysiology Fellow, Yale University
David Russell, MD, PhD* Assistant Professor, Yale University

Class of 1994

Ausim Azizi, MD, PhD Assistant Professor, Thomas Jefferson University
Jeffrey  Fecko, MD Clinical Neurophysiology Fellow, Yale University
Susanne Patrick, MD Epilepsy Fellow, Yale University
Gwendolyn Ford, MD Stroke Fellow, University of Virginia

Class of 1993

Joseph Guarnaccia, MD* Assistant Professor, Yale University
Stephen Holloway, MD, PhD Clinical Neurophysiology Fellow, Yale University
David Packey, MD, PhD Epilepsy Fellow, Yale University
Michael Woodward, MD Private Practice, Myrtle Beach, SC

Class of 1992

Fuki Hisama, MD Clinical Neuroimmunology Fellow, Yale University
Becky Parks, MD Clinical Neurophysiology Fellow, Yale University
Giselle Petzinger, MD Movement Disorders Fellow, Yale University

Class of 1991

Arani Bose, MD Radiology/Neuroradiology Resident, Yale University
Kathleen Klotz, MD, PhD Clinical Neuroimmunology Fellow, Yale University
Steven Pacia, MD Epilepsy Fellow, Yale University
George Richerson, MD, PhD* Assistant Professor, Yale University
Stephen Salloway, MD Assistant Professor, Brown University

Class of 1990

Tanya Bilchik, MD Nuclear Medicine Resident, Yale University
Jonathan Goldstein, MD Neurophysiology/Neuroimmunology Fellow, Yale University
Elizabeth Jonas, MD Clinical Neurophysiology Fellow, Yale University
Richard Trosch, MD* Movement Disorders Fellow, Columbia University