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Department of Medicine Young Scholars Program

The Department of Medicine’s Young Scholars Program provides early career investigators with philanthropic funding to support innovative research endeavors.

With the freedom to pursue research at our institution, these up-and-coming physician–scientists lay the foundation for submitting competitive applications to the National Institutes of Health, foundations, and other external funding sources.

Chairmen's Circle Scholars

Akankasha Goyal, MD

Instructor, Department of Medicine

Benjamin Han, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine

Natalie Levy

Associate Professor, Department of Medicine

Thomas D. Norton, MD

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine

Cynthia Portal Celhay, MD, PhD

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine

Irfana Soomro, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine

Colton Family Scholar

Ashira Blazer, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine

Gerald Weissmann, MD, Scholars

Sean P. Heffron, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine

Melanie R. Jay, MD

Associate Professor, Department of Medicine

Eugene E. Kim, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine

Saperstein Family Scholars

John A. Dodson, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine

Jennifer S. Scherer, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine