Department of Pediatrics and Human Development
College of Human Medicine

Current Residents

 

Third Year

 

Matthew Carter, DO
Matthew Carter, DO
Chief Resident

 

Hometown: Lakewood, CO

Undergraduate Insitution: Brigham Young University

Medical School: Rocky Vista University

Career Interest: General Pediatrics, Hospitalist, Neonatology

 



Julie Creighton, DO
Julie Creighton, DO
Chief Resident

 

Hometown: Owosso, MI

Undergratuate Institution: Grand Valley State University

Medical School: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

Career Interest: General Pediatrics

 



Ala Elayyan, MD
Ala Elayyan, MD

Hometown: Jordan

Medical School: Misr University for Science and Technology




Mohamad Farhat, MD
Mohamad Farhat, MD

Hometown: Beirut, Lebanon

Undergraduate Institution: American University of Beirut

Medical School: American University of Beirut Medical School




Stephanie Grondahl, DO
Stephanie Grondahl, DO

 

Hometown: Ames, IA

Undergraduate Institution: Winona State University

Medical School: A.T. Still University Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine

Career Interest: General Pediatrics

 



Ira Holla, MD
Ira Holla, MD

Hometown: New Delhi, India

Medical School: Maulana Azad Medical College

Career Interest: Fellowship




Rebecca Justin, DO
Rebecca Justin, DO

 

Hometown: Kalamazoo, MI

Undergraduate Institution: Michigan State University

Medical School: Lincoln Memorial University Debusk College of Osteopathic Medicine

Career Interest: General Pediatrics, Pediatrics Specialties

 



Zil-E-Huma Sheik, MD
Zil-E-Huma Sheik, MD

Hometown: Toronto, Canada

Undergraduate Institution: Medical University of Lublin

Medical School: Medical University of Lublin

Career Interest: General Pediatrics




Second Year

 

Reem Almomani, MD
Reem Almomani, MD

Hometown: Jordan

Medical School: Jordan University of Science and Technology

Career Interest: Neonatology



Hani Alsaedi, MD
Hani Alsaedi, MD

Hometown: Saudi Arabia

Undergraduate Institution: King Abdulaziz University

Medical School: King Abdulaziz University

Career Interest: Pediatric Cardiology



Jagraj Brar, MD
Jagraj Brar, MD

 

Hometown: Brampton, Ontario, Canada

Undergraduate Institution: Windsor University School of Medicine

Medical School: Windso University School of Medicine

Career Interest: Pediatrcs, plumonary, ER



Jessica Carney, DO
Jessica Carney, DO

 

Hometown: Tampa, FL

Undergraduate Institution: University of South Florida

Medical School: Nova Southeastern

Career Interest: Hospital Medicine



Samantha Clark, DO
Samantha Clark, DO

 

Hometown: Novi, MI

Undergraduate Institution: Grand Valley University

Medical School: University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine

Career Interest: Pediatrics/Neonatology



Christine Honer, DO
Christine Honer, DO

Hometown: Jackson, MI

Undergraduate Institution: Michigan State University

Medical School: Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Career Interest: Pediatrics



Shiho Katsuwada, MD
Shiho Katsuwada, MD

 

Hometown: Tokyo, Japan

Medical School: University of Toyama School of Medicine

Career Interest: Pediatrics



Shreya Wachob, DO
Shreya Wachob, DO

Hometown: Aiken, SC

Undergraduate Institution: Winthrop University

Medical School: Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine

Career Interest: Pediatrics



First Year

 

Allison Carlo, DO
Allison Carlo, DO

 

Hometown: Alfred, NY

Undergraduate College: St. Bonaventure University

Medical School: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

Career Interest: General Pediatrics



Jordan Fett, MD
Jordan Fett, MD

 

Hometown: Spring Lake, MI

Undergraduate College: Hope College

Medical School: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine

Career Interest: Pediatric Critical Care



Lindsay Huckabee, DO
Lindsay Huckabee, DO

 

Hometown: Florence, KY

Undergraduate College: Transylvania University, Lexington, KY

Medical School: Lincoln Memorial University Debusk College of Osteopathic Medicine

Career Interest: General Pediatrics



Abdullah Sharaf, MD
Abdullah Sharaf, MD

Medical School: Cairo University

Career Interest: Academic Teaching & General Pediatrics



Lauren Strady, DO
Lauren Strady, DO

 

Hometown: Tampa, FL

Undergraduate College: Loyola Marymount University

Medical School: Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine

Career Interest: NICU/PICU



Stephanie Vanderstelt, DO
Stephanie Vanderstelt, DO

 

Hometown: Troy, MI

Undergraduate College: Michigan State University

Medical School: Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Career Interest: Pediatric Hospitalist



Jasmine Virk, MD
Jasmine Virk, MD

Hometown: Ashburn, VA

Undergraduate College: Windsor University

Medical School: Windsor Universit School of Medicine

Career Interest: NICU



Marc Zafferani, DO
Marc Zafferani, DO

Hometown: Littleton, CO

Undergraduate College: Carroll College in Helena, Montana

Medical School: Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Career Interest: General Pediatrics or NICU



Former Residents

Mo'ath Alhamad, MD
Mo'ath Alhamad, MD

Dr. Alhamad completed residency in 2016. He then accepted admission to the University of South Florida Neonatal-Perinatal Fellowship.

 



Sravani Avula, MD
Sravani Avula, MD

Dr. Avula completed residency in 2016, and went on to Louisiana State University Children's Hospital Cardiology Fellowship.




Nastassia Bommel, DO
Nastassia Bommel, DO

Dr. Bommel completed residency in 2016, and accepted a Pediatrician position at Jordan Valley Community Health Center in Springfield, MO.




Erin Jakubowski, MD
Erin Jakubowski, MD

Dr. Jakubowski completed residency in 2016. She went on to work as a Pediatric Hospitalist at Providence Park in Novi, MI.




Katsuaki Kojima, MD
Katsuaki Kojima, MD

Dr. Kojima completed residency in 2016. He went on to accept admission to the University of California San Francisco's Neonatal-Perinatal Fellowship.




Amanda Torgeson, MD
Amanda Torgeson, MD

Dr. Torgeson completed residency in 2016 before becoming a Pediatrician with Capital Area Pediatrics in Lansing, Michigan.




Krystel Sharpe-Kramer, DO
Krystel Sharpe-Kramer, DO

Dr. Sharpe-Kramer completed residency in 2016 before becoming a Hospitalist with Sparrow Hospital in Lansing, MI.




Christopher Thompson, MD
Christopher Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson completed residency in 2016 before becoming a Pediatrician with Mason Pediatrics.




Abdul Abdi, MD
Abdul Abdi, MD

 

Dr. Abdi completed residency in 2015. He went to become a General Pediatrician with Sanford Health in Thief River Falls, MN.

 



Odama Achor, MD
Odama Achor, MD

 

Dr. Achor completed residency in 2013. He went on to accept a position as Pediatrician with the Midland Medical Center in Midland, MI.

 



Dania Al-Hamad, MD
Dania Al-Hamad, MD

 

Dr. Al-Hamad completed residency in 2015. She was accepted into the University of Florida, Jacksonville's Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship.

 



Dima Alta'any, MD
Dima Alta'any, MD

 

Dr. Alta'any completed residency in 2010. She was accepted into Detroit Children's Hospital Neonatal Fellowship program.

 



Gohar Ashraf, MD
Gohar Ashraf, MD

 

Dr. Ashraf completed residency in 2011.

 



Neha Batra, MD
Neha Batra, MD

 

 

Dr. Batra completed residency in 2010. She went on to the Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, OH.



Jennifer Boote, DO
Jennifer Boote, DO

 

Dr. Boote completed residency in 2011.

 



Tracy Chapman, DO
Tracy Chapman, DO

 

Dr. Chapman completed residency in 2014. He went on to work as a Pediatric Hospitalist in the newborn nursery at Shand's Lake Shore Regional Medical Center in Lake Shore, FL.

 



Ailing Chen, MD
Ailing Chen, MD

 

 

Dr. Chen completed residency in 2010. She went on to work as a pediatrician in Findlay, OH.

 



Satheesh Chonat, MD
Satheesh Chonat, MD

 

Dr. Chonat completed residency in 2012. He went onto accept a Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center in Cincinnati, OH.

 



Anil Chhabra, MD
Anil Chhabra, MD

 

Dr. Chhabra completed residency in 2012.

 



Sumit Dang, MD
Sumit Dang, MD

 

Dr. Dang completed residency in 2011.

 



Sabrina Dinkha, DO
Sabrina Dinkha, DO

 

Dr. Dinkha completed residency in 2011.

 



Saif Fatteh, MD
Saif Fatteh, MD

 

Dr. Fatteh completed residency in 2014. He went on to work as a Pediatric Dermatologist in Lansing, MI, serving Michigan State University as a Clinical Assistant Professor.

 



Erin Fox, DO
Erin Fox, DO

 

Dr. Fox completed residency in 2015. She accepted a position as Pediatrician with DayOne Family Healthcare in Battle Creek, MI.

 



Gamil Fteeh, MD
Gamil Fteeh, MD

 

Dr. Fteeh completed residency in 2012. He was accepted into the Neurology Fellowship at Baylor University in Houston, TX.

 



Jessica Gengler, DO
Jessica Gengler, DO

 

Dr. Gengler completed residency in 2013. She went on to work as a Pediatrician with the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine.

 



Manoj Gupta, MD
Manoj Gupta, MD

 

Dr. Gupta completed residency in 2012. He was accepted in to the Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship program at Rainbow Babies in Cleveland, OH.

 



Gretchen Inkumsah, DO
Gretchen Inkumsah, DO

 

Dr. Inkumsah completed residency in 2012.

 



Smija Jayaprakash, MD
Smija Jayaprakash, MD

 

Dr. Jayaprakash completed residency in 2013. She went on to work as a pediatrician in San Ramon, CA.

 



Suad Khalil, MD
Suad Khalil, MD

 

Dr. Khalil completed residency in 2013. She went to a Neurology Fellowhsip at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaulkie, WI.

 



Krishnamraju Kosuru, MD
Krishnamraju Kosuru, MD

 

Dr. Kosuru completed residency in 2014. He went on to a Gastroenterology Fellowship at the University of Rochester in New York.

 

 



Madhulika Kulkarni, MD
Madhulika Kulkarni, MD

 

Dr. Kulkarni completed residency in 2010. She went on to work as a pediatricin in the Michigan State University Pulmonary Clinic in Lansing, MI.

 



Aimee Liesure-Martins, DO
Aimee Liesure-Martins, DO

 

Dr. Liesure-Martins completed residency in 2015. She went on to work as a pediatrician at the Cirsto Rey Community Health Center and at Sparrow Hospital, both in Lansing, MI.



Melissa Milito, DO
Melissa Milito, DO

 

Dr. Milito completed residency in 2014. She went on to work as a rural pediatrician in Marianna, FL.

 



Sabrina Mullin, DO
Sabrina Mullin, DO

 

Dr. Mullin completed residency in 2015. She went on to specialize in radiology at the Medical College of Wisconsin.

 



Lee Murphy, DO
Lee Murphy, DO

 

Dr. Murphy completed residency in 2015. He accepted a PICU fellowship at Riley's Children's Hospital in Indianapolis, IN.

 



Srinivas Krishna Chaitanya Panchangam, MD
Srinivas Krishna Chaitanya Panchangam, MD

 

Dr. Panchangam completed residency in 2015. He was accepted into the Pediatric Cardiology fellowship at the University of Missouri at Kansas City Children's Mercy Hospital.

 



Dhiren Patel, MD
Dhiren Patel, MD

 

Dr. Patel completed residency in 2013. He was accepted into the Gastroenterology fellowship program at Wayne State University in Detroit, MI.

 



Monalisa H. Patel, MD
Monalisa H. Patel, MD

 

Dr. Patel completed residency in 2014. She was accepted into the Neonatology fellowship program in Loma Linda, CA.

 



Ashley Pence, DO
Ashley Pence, DO

 

Dr. Pence completed residency in 2015. She went on to work as a General Pediatrician in Williamsport, PA.

 



Maimoona Qamar, MD
Maimoona Qamar, MD

 

Dr. Qamar completed residency in 2010. She went to work as a pediatrician in Boston, MA.

 



Hem Raj Regmi, MD
Hem Raj Regmi, MD

 

Dr. Regmi completed residency in 2011.



Robert Root, DO
Robert Root, DO

 

Dr. Root completed residency in 2011.

 



Sarah Servinsky, DO
Sarah Servinsky, DO

 

Dr. Servinsky completed residency in 2014. She went on to work as a pediatrician at Northside Pediatrics in Battle Creek, MI.

 



Tisha Snair, DO
Tisha Snair, DO

 

Dr. Snair completed residency in 2012.

 



Erica Still, DO
Erica Still, DO

 

Dr. Still completed residency in 2013. She went on to work as a pediatrician with Mason Pediatric in Mason, MI.

 



Ryumi Tanaka, MD
Ryumi Tanaka, MD

 

Dr. Tanaka completed residency in 2014. He was accepted into the Hematology/Oncology fellowship at University of Texas/MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX.

 



Anas Taqatqa, MD
Anas Taqatqa, MD

 

Dr. Taqatqa completed residency in 2013. He was accepted into the Cardiology Fellowship at Rush University in Chicago, IL.

 



Jayne Berube Tarkleson, DO
Jayne Berube Tarkleson, DO

 

Dr. Tarkleson completed residency in 2014.

 



Farouq Thabet, MD
Farouq Thabet, MD

 

Dr. Thabet completed residency in 2014. He went on to Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, IA as Pediatric Neurologist.

 



Bhagya Mysore Venkatesh, MD
Bhagya Mysore Venkatesh, MD

 

Dr. Venkatesh completed residency in 2013. She joined Sparrow Medical Group in Portland, MI as a Pediatrician.

 



Rashika Venkatraman, MD
Rashika Venkatraman, MD

 

Dr. Venkatraman completed residency in 2012. She was accepted into the PICU Fellowship at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, OH.

 



Laura White, MD
Laura White, MD

 

Dr. White completed residency in 2012.

 



Melissa Wylie, DO
Melissa Wylie, DO

 

Dr. Wylie completed residency in 2010.