Neurology Residency Alumni

Graduated 2017

  • Andrea Lee, M.D.
    Fellowship: New York University SOM Movement Disorders Fellowship
  • Michael Fara, M.D., Ph.D.
    Fellowship: New York University SOM Vascular Fellowship
  • Breehan Chancellor, M.D., MBA
    Fellowship: New York University SOM Vascular Fellowship
    Fellowship: New York University SOM Neuro-interventional Radiology Fellowship
  • Danielle Stember, M.D.
    Manhattan VA Staff Neurologist
  • Christopher Elder, M.D.
    Fellowship: University of California Epilepsy Fellowship
  • Alexandra Lloyd-Smith Sequeira, M.D., MSc
    Fellowship: Weill Cornell Medical Center Epilepsy Fellowship
  • Nina Kim, M.D.
    Fellowship: New York University SOM Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship
  • Harjasleen Walia, M.D.
    New York University SOM Headache Fellowship
  • Vanessa Tiongson, M.D.
    Fellowship: Montefiore Medical Center Neuromuscular Fellowship

Graduated 2016

  • Muhammad Arshad, M.B.B.S.
    Fellowship: Columbia University Medical Center Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship: EMG
  • Harpaul Bhamra, M.D.
    Fellowship: Neurocritical Care Fellowship at Washington University, MO
  • Valeriya Bobr, M.D.
    Fellowship: Mount Sinai School of Medicine Headache Fellowship
  • Vincent Capanelli, M.D.
    Attending Neurologist at Metropolitan Hospital Center
  • Aaron Geller, M.D.
    Fellowship: NYU Langone Medical Center Clinical Neurophysiology/EEG Fellowship
  • Ram Gowda, M.D.
    Fellowship: University of Maryland Medical Center Neurocritical Care Fellowship
  • Miguel Litao, M.D.
    Fellowship: NYU School of Medicine Neurointerventional Fellowship
  • Tiffany Liu, M.D.
    General Neurologist at Opelousas General Hospital in Opelousas, Louisiana
  • Matthew Sanger, M.D.
    Fellowship: NYU Langone Medical Center Vascular Neurology Fellowship

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Graduated 2015

  • Olanrewaju Olusola Agbe-Davis, M.D.
    Neuro-hospitalist/Associate Director of Stroke at Pinnacle Health
  • Thomas Berk, M.D.
    Fellowship: Thomas Jefferson University: Jefferson Headache Center
  • Christopher Cheng, M.D.
    Fellowship: 2015-2016 Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship UCLA
    Fellowship: 2016-2017 Sleep Medicine Fellowship Stanford University
  • Christopher James, M.D.
    Fellowship: Indiana University Movement Disorders
  • Sami Saba, M.D.
    Fellowship: Albert Einstein/Montefiore Medical Center Neuromuscular Medicine/EMG
  • Priyanka Sabharwal, M.B.B.S., Ph.D.
    Fellowship: NYU Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship emphasis in EEG
  • Hans Shuhaiber, M.D.
    Attending Neurology at Metropolitan Hospital Center
  • Ericka Wong, M.D.
    Fellowship: Albert Einstein/Montefiore Medical Center Neuromuscular Medicine/EMG

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Graduated 2014

  • Lia Ernst, M.D.
    Fellowship: Clinical Neurophysiology Program in the EEG track NYU Langone
  • Richard Jackson, M.D.
    Fellowship: Private Practice in General Neurology at Ellis hospital in Schenectady, NY
  • Dhanashri Miskin, M.D.
    Fellowship: Neuro HIV and Neuro Infectious Diseases/Global Neurology – BIDMC/Harvard in Boston, MA
  • Bryan Moore, M.D.
    Fellowship: Neurocritical Care – University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Arun Ramachandran, M.D.
    Fellowship: Sleep Medicine training at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Daniel Torres, M.D.
    Fellowship: Clinical Neurophysiology Program in the EMG track NYU Langone
  • Jason Williams, M.D.
    Fellowship: Clinical Neurophysiology – EMG Track - SUNY Upstate Medical Hospital, Syracuse, NY

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Graduated 2013

  • Ritvij Bowry, M.D. Chief Resident
    Fellowship: Stroke Fellowship training at the University of Texas in Houston, TX.
  • Keith DeSousa, M.D.
    Fellowship: Vascular Neurology Fellowship training at the University of Miami in Miami, FL.
    Fellowship: Vascular Interventional Neurology.
  • Andrew Gross, M.D.
    Fellowship: Neuro-Ophthalmology Fellowship training at Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary in Boston, MA.
  • Anna Iones, M.D.
    Fellowship: NYU Langone Clinical Neurophysiology Program in the EMG track.
  • Arielle Kurzweil, M.D. Chief Resident
    Fellowship: NYU Langone Clinical Neurophysiology Program in the EMG track.
  • Meredith Milligan, M.D.
    Attending Neurologist in Nashville, TN.
  • Sujata Thawani, M.D.
    Fellowship: Neuromuscular Medicine Fellowship training at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, NY.
    Fellowship: Peripheral Neuropathy at Presbryterian Medical Center, NY.
  • Ashish Vyas, M.B.B.S. Chief Resident
    Fellowship: Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship training at University of South Alabama in the EEG track.

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Graduated 2012

  • Miroslaw Brys, MD, PhD Chief Resident (Research)
    Fellowship: NYU Langone Movement Disorders Program.
  • Robert Connors, MD, Chief Resident
    Fellowship: Clinical Neurophysiology fellowship training in the Epilepsy track at Columbia University, New York, NY.
  • Philippe Douyon, MD
    Fellowship: Clinical Neurophysiology fellowship training in the EEG track at Cornell University, New York, NY.
  • Brijesh Malkani, MD
    Fellowship: Sleep fellowship training at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Vincci Ngan, MD, Chief Resident
    Fellowship: NYU Langone Clinical Neurophysiology Program in the EMG Track. 
  • Maria Philip, MD
    Fellowship: Clinical Neurophysiology fellowship training in the EMG track at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY.
  • Kristen Sahler, MD, Chief Resident
    Fellowship: Headache fellowship training at St Luke's-Roosevelt Headache Institute.
  • Jennifer Werely, MD
    Fellowship: NYU Langone Clinical Neurophysiology program, in the EMG track.

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Graduated 2011

  • Sonia Anand, MD
    Fellowship: Clinical Neurophysiology at SUNY Upstate Medical Hospital, Syracuse, NY.
  • Dorlan Kimbrough, MD
    Fellowship: Neuroimmunology & Neurological Infections at Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD.
  • Kuei-Cheng Lim, MD, PhD
    Fellowship: Epilepsy at Penn Medicine, Hospital University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Amor Mehta, MD
    Fellowship: NYU Langone’s Clinical Neurophysiology program, EEG track
  • Mitchell Miglis, MD, Chief Resident
    Fellowship: Autonomic Neurophysiology at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital of Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. In 2012- 2013, Mitch will begin a one year Sleep fellowship at Stanford University, CA.
  • Rikki Racela, MD, Chief Resident
    Fellowship: NYU Langone’s Clinical Neurophysiology program, EMG track
  • Varun Reddy, MD
    Fellowship: Vascular Neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospitals at the Harvard Partners Program in Boston, MA
  • Garth Turner, MD, Chief Resident
    Fellowship: NYU Langone’s Clinical Neurophysiology program, EMG track.

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Graduated 2010

  • Kristen Babinski, MD, Chief Resident
    Fellowship: NYU Langone-Hospital for Joint Disease’s Multiple Sclerosis program.
  • Caroline Badeer, MD
    Fellowship: Neurophysiology (EMG Track) at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY.
  • Yaniv Chen, MD
    Fellowship: Neurologist for Jupiter Medical Center and transition thereafter to the business model, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
  • Mausumi Khaund, MD, Chief Resident
    Fellowship: NYU Langone School of Medicine’s Clinical Neurophysiology Program, EMG track.
  • Jason Kiner, MD
    Fellowship: Neurologist for Jupiter Medical Center and transition thereafter to the business model, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
  • Tyler Leigh, MD
    Fellowship: Air Force Academy Neurology Clinic in Colorado Springs, CO.
  • Kristin Waldron, MD, Chief Resident
    Fellowship: Private practice as a general neurologist in Nassau County Long Island, NY.

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Graduated 2009

  • Philip Amodeo, MD
    Fellowship: Clinical Neurophysiology at Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University.
  • Marjorie Bunch, MD, Chief Resident
    Fellowship: NYU Langone’s Clinical Neurophysiology Program in the EEG Track
  • Samuel Goldlust, MD, Chief Resident
    Fellowship: Neuro-oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Medical Center, and plans to pursue a career in academic Neuro- oncology.
  • Jerome Graber, MD, Chief Resident
    Fellowship: Neuro-oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Medical Center.
  • Alla Sheynzon, MD
    Fellowship: Clinical Neurophysiology at Hospital for Special Surgery
  • Cathryn Turley, MD
    Fellowship: NYU Langone’s Clinical Neurophysiology Program in the EMG Track
  • Poayi Wu, MD
    Fellowship: Sleep Medicine at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY.

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Graduated 2008

  • Jessica Ailani, MD, Chief Resident
    Fellowship: Headache at Thomas Jefferson University-Jefferson Headache Center, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Edgar DePeralta, MD
    Fellowship: Neurophysiology at SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY.
  • Fawad Mian, MD
    Fellowship: Sleep Medicine at Emory University, Atlanta, GA.
  • Teshamae Monteith, MD
    Fellowship: Headache at Thomas Jefferson University-Jefferson Headache Center, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Jeremy Salas, MD
    Fellowship: Epilepsy at University of Texas Southwestern, Parkland Hospital, Dallas, TX.
  • Sara Tarshish, MD, Chief Resident
    Fellowship: Headache at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University-Montefiore Headache Center, Bronx, NY.

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Graduated 2007

  • Melissa Bernbaum, MD, Chief Resident
    Fellowship: NYU Langone’s Clinical Neurophysiology Program in the EEG Track
  • Jon-David Hoppenfeld, MD
    Fellowship: Interventional Pain Management at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York, NY
  • Thomas Kaley, MD, Chief Resident
    Fellowship: Neuro-Oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY
  • Wolfgang Leesch, MD, Chief Resident
    Fellowship: Vascular Neurology and Neurocritical Care at Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA
  • Ross Liebman, MD
    Fellowship: Sleep Medicine at the University of Michigan.
  • Francis Tirol, MD
    Fellowship: Epileptology at University of California, Los Angeles
  • Bert Vargas, MD
    Fellowship: Headache Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Arizona

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Graduated 2006

  • Traci DePalma, MD
    Fellowship: Clinical Neurophysiology in the EMG Track at Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University.
  • Lucas Elijovich, MD, Chief Resident
    Fellowship: Vascular Neurology in the Division of Stroke and Critical Care at University of California San Francisco.
  • Farng-Yang Foo, MD
    Fellowship: NYU Langone’s Clinical Neurophysiology Program in the EMG Track
  • Lindsey Lair, MD
    Fellowship: Neurophysiology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard University.
  • Lara Marcuse, MD, Chief Resident
    Fellowship: NYU Langone’s Clinical Neurophysiology Program in the EEG Track
  • Joshua Pasol, MD, Chief Resident
    Fellowship: Neuro-ophthalmology at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami.
  • Nicoline Schiess, MD
    Fellowship: Multiple Sclerosis at John Hopkins University

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Graduated 2005

  • Eric Cohen, DO , Chief Resident
    Fellowship: NYU Langone’s Clinical Neurophysiology Program in the EEG Track.
  • Swati Sathe, MD, Chief Resident
    Fellowship: NYU Langone’s Geriatric Neurology Program
    Assistant Professor in Neurology, NYU Langone SOM &
    Clerkship Co-Director of Neurology, NYU Langone SOM
  • Adrian Chan, MD,
    Fellowship: Movement Disorders at the Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center, University of Pennsylvania and Parkinson's Disease Research, Education and Clinical Center, Philadelphia VA Medical Center
  • Raj Kumar, MD
    Fellowship: Clinical Neurophysiology at the University of Michigan Ann Arbor
  • Maria Muste, MD
    Fellowship: Clinical Neurophysiology in the EMG Track at Columbia University.
  • Tariq Yousef, MD
    Fellowship: NYU Langone’s Clinical Neurophysiology Program in the EEG Track
  • Xishan Zhang, MD
    Fellowship: Attending Neurologist at HJD Neurorehabilitation Unit at MS Care Center

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