Graduate Medical Education

Excellence In Residency and Fellowship Training

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a flagship teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, is known for its exemplary patient care, conducting "leading edge" clinical and basic science research, and supporting outstanding educational programs.


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Flagship Teaching Hospital

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School, is known for:

  • Exemplary patient care
  • Conducting leading-edge clinical and basic science research
  • Supporting outstanding educational programs

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Core Clinical Training Programs

We sponsor core clinical training programs in the following fields:

  • Anesthesiology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Obstetric & Gynecology
  • Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery
  • Pathology
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Psychiatry
  • Radiology
  • Surgery
  • Urology

Residency Programs

PROGRAMS DIRECTOR COORDINATOR PHONE CERT
Anesthesiology John D. Mitchell, MD Mary Jane Cahill 617-667-5048 ACGME
Emergency Medicine Carlo Rosen, MD Nicole McShane 617-754-2339 ACGME
Internal Medicine Chris Smith, MD Ruth Colman 617-632-8265 ACGME
Neurology Frank Drislane, MD Ali Smith 617-667-2268 ACGME
Neurosurgery James Holsapple, MD Evan Phillipps 617-632-9513 ACGME
Obstetrics & Gynecology Brett Young, MD Renata Vicari 617-667-2285 ACGME
Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Sharukh Jalisi, MD, MA, FACS Kelly Barnes 617-632-9511 ACGME
Pathology Cynthia Hayne, MD, PhD Joan Allin 617-667-7284 ACGME
Plastic Surgery, Integrated Samua Lin, MD Billy Kanellopoulos 617-632-9839 ACGME
Psychiatry Christie Sams, MD Renetta Johnson 617-667-1029 ACGME
Radiology, Diagnostic Yu-Ming Chang, MD, PhD Katelyn Sullivan 617-667-3552 ACGME
Radiology, Interventional Integrated Jeffrey Weinstein, MD Katelyn Sullivan 617-667-3552 ACGME
Surgery Tara Kent, MD Rachel Sampson 617-632-9236

ACGME

Urology Aria F. Olumi, MD Evan Phillipps 617-632-9513

ACGME

Integrated Vascular Surgery Mark Wyers, MD Renee Beijer 617-632-9515 ACGME

Fellowship Programs

PROGRAMS DIRECTOR COORDINATOR PHONE CERT
Anesthesia
Cardiothoracic Anesthesia Ruma R. Bose, MD Mary Jane Cahill 617-667-5048 ACGME
Critical Care Ameeka Pannu, MD Mary Jane Cahill 617-667-5048 ACGME
Neuroanesthesia Richard J. Pollard, MD Mary Jane Cahill 617-667-5048 Non-ACGME
Neurocritical Care Ala Nozari, MD, PhD Mary Jane Cahill 617-667-5048 United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties
Obstetric Anesthesia Philip E. Hess, MD Mary Jane Cahill 617-667-5048 ACGME
Pain Medicine Paragi H. Rana, MD Mary Jane Cahill 617-667-5048 ACGME
Perioperative Quality and Safety Satya Krishna Ramachandran, MD Mary Jane Cahill 617-667-5048 Non-ACGME
Regional Anesthesia Galina V. Korsunsky, MD Mary Jane Cahill 617-667-5048 Non-ACGME
Cardiology
Advanced Cardiac
Non-Invasive Imaging
Warren Manning, MD Jacquelynn White 617-632-7828 Non-ACGME
Cardio-Oncology Aarti Asnani, MD Jacquelynn White 617-632-7828 Non-ACGME
Cardiovascular Disease Joseph Kannam, MD Jacquelynn White 617-632-7828 ACGME
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Alfred Buxton, MD Jacquelynn White 617-632-7828 ACGME
Interventional Cardiology Eric Osborn, MD Jacquelynn White 617-632-7828 ACGME
Structural Heart Interventional Roger Laham, MD Jacquelynn White 617-632-7828 Non-ACGME
Clinical Informatics Charles Safran, MD Ava Atkinson 617-278-8170 ACGME
Dermatology
Cutaneous Oncology Suzanne Olbricht, MD Jennifer Cleveland 617-667-4995 Non-ACGME
Dermatology Research Fellowship in Clinical Trial and Outcomes Research (CLEARS) Alexa Kimball, MD Jennifer Cleveland 617-667-4995 ACGME
Emergency Medicine
Edward Ullman, MD Nicole McShane 617-754-2339 Non-ACGME
Emergency Medical Services Edward Ullman, MD Nicole McShane 617-754-2339 ACGME
Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Jesse Shafer, MD Nicole McShane 617-754-2339 Non-ACGME
Disaster Medicine Gregory Ciottone, MD Nicole McShane 617-754-2339 Non-ACGME
Endocrinology, Diabetes
and Metabolism
Alan Malabanan, MD Courtney Anderson 617-735-3343 ACGME
Gastroenterology Ciaran Kelly, MD Judi Hansjon 617-667-8424 ACGME
Advanced Endoscopy Tyler Berzin, MD Judi Hansjon 617-667-8424 Non-ACGME
Celiac Disease Ciaran Kelly, MD Judi Hansjon 617-667-8424 Non-ACGME
GI Motility/Functional Bowel Disorders Anthony Lembo, MD Judi Hansjon 617-667-8424 Non-ACGME
Hepatology Michelle Lai, MD Judi Hansjon 617-667-8424 Non-ACGME
Transplant Hepatology Michelle Lai, MD Judi Hansjon 617-667-8424 ACGME
Inflammatory Bowel Disease Alan Moss, MD Judi Hansjon 617-667-8424 Non-ACGME
General Medicine Edward Marcantonio, MD, MSc Molly Coyle 617-754-1434 Non-ACGME
Geriatric Medicine/ Gerontology Sarah Berry, MD Amanda Aprea 617-632-8669 ACGME
Geriatric Diabetes Medha Munshi, MD Amanda Aprea 617-632-8669 Non-ACGME
Global Health Jonathan Crocker, MD Ruth Colman 617-632-8265 Non-ACGME
Hematology/Oncology Reed Drews, MD Roshanda Leak 617-667-2131 ACGME
Hospital and Palliative Care Mary Buss, MD Nina Dones 617-667-1320 ACGME
Infectious Disease Wendy Stead, MD Mimi Gunning 617-632-0760 ACGME
Nephrology Stewart Lecker, MD, PhD Natalie Desruisseaux 617-632-9898 ACGME
Rheumatology Vasileios Kyttaris, MD Mimi Gunning 617-632-0760 ACGME
Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine
Interventional Pulmonology Adman Majid, MD   617-632-8252 Non-ACGME
Sleep Medicine Eric Heckman, MD Joanna Pires 617-667-4185 ACGME
Sleep Respiration Robert Thomas, MD Joanna Pires 617-667-4185 non-ACGME
Transplant Nephrology Martha Pavlakis, MD Natalie Desruisseaux 617-632-9898 Non-ACGME
Neonatology DeWayne Pursley, MD Debra Brice 617-667-3276 ACGME
Neurology
Autonomic Disorders Roy Freeman, MD Ali Smith 617-668-2268 Non-ACGME
Cognitive Behavioral Neurology Chun Lim, MD Alisha Wilkinson 617-667-0228 Non-ACGME
Epilepsy Susan Herman, MD Ali Smith 617-668-2268 Non-ACGME
Movement Disorders Samuel Frank, MD Ali Smith 617-668-2268 Non-ACGME
Multiple Sclerosis Jacob Sloane, MD Ali Smith 617-668-2268 Non-ACGME
Neurology — HIV Vacant Ali Smith 617-668-2268 Non-ACGME
Neuromuscular Medicine Aimee Boegle, MD Ali Smith 617-668-2268 ACGME
Neuro-Oncology Eric Wong, MD Ali Smith 617-668-2268 Non-ACGME
Neurophysiology Trudy Pang, MD Ali Smith 617-668-2268 ACGME
Vascular Neurology Magdy Selim, MD Ali Smith 617-668-2268 ACGME
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Female Pelvic Medicine &
Reconstructive Surgery
Eman Elkardy, MD Dafny Suazo 617-667-2966 ACGME
Maternal Fetal Medicine Barbara O'Brien, MD Dafny Suazo 617-667-2966 ACGME
Gynecologic Oncology John Dalrymple, MD Dafny Suazo 617-667-2966 AAGL
Reproductive Endocrinology Alan Penzias, MD Dafny Suazo 617-667-2966 ACGME
Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Hand Surgery Tamara Rozental, MD Lori Meady 617-667-2133 ACGME
Orthopaedic Spine Surgery Andrew White, MD Lori Meady
ACGME
Pathology
Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine Kerry O'Brien, MD Joan Allin 617-667-7284 ACGME
Cytopathology Michiya Nishino, MD Joan Allin 617-667-7284 ACGME
Hematopathology German Pihan, MD Joan Allin 617-667-7284 ACGME
Medical Microbiology James Kirby, MD Joan Allin 617-667-7284 ACGME
Neuropathology Hemant Varma, MD Joan Allin 617-667-7284 ACGME
Selective Pathology Tracey Challies, MD Joan Allin 617-667-7284 ACGME
Radiology
Abdominal Radiology Anuradha Shenoy-Bhangle, MD Samantha Sarblah 617-667-3524 ACGME
Breast Imaging Rashmi Mehta, MD Samantha Sarblah 617-667-3524 Non-ACGME
Body MRI Karen Lee, MD Samantha Sarblah 617-667-3524 Non-ACGME
Interventional Radiology  Independent Jeffrey Weinstein, MD Katelyn Sullivan 617-667-3552 ACGME
Musculoskeletal Imaging — MSK Jennifer Ni Mhuircheartaigh, MD Samantha Sarblah 617-667-3524 Non-ACGME
Neuroradiology Mary Tenenbaum, MD Samantha Sarblah 617-667-3524 ACGME
Cardiothoracic Imaging Diana Litmanovich, MD Samantha Sarblah 617-667-3524 Non-ACGME
Vascular and Interventional Radiology Jeffrey Weinstein, MD Katelyn Sullivan 617-667-3552 ACGME
Radiation Oncology
Brachytherapy Joanne Jang, MD Danielle Pybus 617-667-4984 Non-ACGME
Stereotactic Lauren Hertan, MD Danielle Pybus 617-667-4984 Non-ACGME
Surgery
Abdominal Transplant Surgery/Kidney Amy Evenson, MD Teresa Williams 617-632-9819 Non-ACGME
Colorectal Surgery Thomas Cataldo, MD Evan Phillipps 617-632-9513 ACGME
Cornea and Refractive Surgery Samir Melki, MD Jeff Heriot 617-667-3397 Non-ACGME
Cerebrovascular and Endovascular Neurosurgery Ajith Thomas, MD April Isaac 617-632-9795 Non-ACGME
Head and Neck Surgical Oncology & Reconstruction Scharukh Jalisi, MD Minerva Pantoja 617-632-7500 Non-ACGME
Interdisciplinary Breast Surgery Mary Jane Houlihan, MD Renee Beijer 617-632-7424 Non-ACGME
Minimally Invasive
Bariatric Surgery
Benjamin Schneider, MD Kristen Stiles 617-632-8762 Non-ACGME
Plastic Hand Surgery Joseph Upton, MD   617-632-9839 ACGME
Neurosurgery Spine Efstathios Papavassiliou, MD April Isaac 617-632-7424 Non-ACGME
Plastic Surgery/ Aesthetic Reconstruct Samuel Lin, MD Billy Kanellopoulos 617-632-9839 Non-ACGME
Plastic Surgery/Breast Reconstruction Adam Tobias, MD Billy Kanellopoulos 617-632-9839 Non-ACGME
Podiatry Thanh Dinh, DPM Osiris Tubens 617-632-7098 Non-ACGME
Surgical Critical Care Surgery Stephen Odom, MD Evan Phillipps 617-632-9513 ACGME
Thoracic Surgery Sidharta Gangadharan, MD Renee Beijer 617-632-9519 ACGME
Urology - Male Infertility Abraham Morgentaler, MD Lauren Tamburello 617-667-2992 Non-ACGME
Vascular Surgery Mark Wyers, MD Renee Beijer 617-632-9519 ACGME
Transitional Year Henry Grazioso Jan Poole 508-941-7210 ACGME