Current Fellows and Alumni

Marines Acevedo, MD

Chief Fellow

Geriatric Medicine Fellowship-
Integrated Track Year 2

Residency: Internal Medicine
University of Nevada Reno School of Medicine

Fellowship: Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Board Certifications:
Internal Medicine (2020)

Gurpreet Singh Aujla, MD

 

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship-
Integrated Track Year 2

Residency: Family Medicine
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School

Fellowship: Geriatric Medicine

Board Certifications:
Family Medicine (2020)

Alissa Cooney, DO

Chief Fellow

Geriatric Medicine Fellowship-
Integrated Track Year 2

Residency: Family Medicine
University of the Incarnate Word School of Medicine

Fellowship: Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Board Certifications:
Family Medicine (2020)

Shohana Ahmed, MD

Geriatric Medicine Fellowship

Residency: Internal Medicine- General
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (Permian Basin)

Zahra Alsultan, MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship

Residency: Internal Medicine- General
St. John Hospital and Medical Center

Lawrence Aung, MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship

Residency: Internal Medicine- General
University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School

Ranjit Banwait, MD

Geriatric Medicine Fellowship
Oncology Emphasis

Residency: Internal Medicine
University of Central Florida College of Medicine

Douglas Calvin, MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship

Internship: Internal Medicine- General
Naval Medical Center (Portsmouth)

Residency: Radiation Oncology
Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago

Ryan Choudhury, MD

Geriatric Medicine Fellowship-
Integrated Year 1

Residency: Internal Medicine
St. Vincent Charity Medical Center/ Case Western

Chandra Dadeboyina, MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship

Residency: Internal Medicine
Robert packer Hospital/ Guthrie

Ali Jabur, MD

Geriatric Medicine Fellowship

Residency: Internal Medicine- General
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (Permian Basis)

Onachi Ofoma, MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship-
Integrated year 1

Residency: Family Medicine
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center Program

Todd Pearson, MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship

Residency: Internal Medicine
Quillen College of Medicine East Tennessee State University

Carlos Perez Ruiz, MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship

Residency: Internal Medicine
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (Permian Basis)

Ana Lucia Siu Chang, MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship

Residency: Family Medicine
The University of Texas medical Branch at Galveston

2020-2021 Fellows 
Marines Acevedo, MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship-
Integrated Track Year 1

Medical School: University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine

Residency: Internal Medicine
University of Nevada Reno School of Medicine

Board Certifications:
Internal Medicine (2020)
Fahd Almohid, MD

Geriatric Medicine Fellowship

Medical School: King Saud University, Riyadh College of Medicine

Residency: Internal Medicine
University of Massachusetts

Fellowships: Endocrinology
University of Texas- Medical Branch

Board Certifications:
Internal Medicine (2017)
Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism (2019)

After Fellowship: Clinical Practice in San Antonio
Sahar Avestimehr, MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship

Medical School: Shiraz University of Medical Sciences

Residency: Internal Medicine
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center
Gurpreet Singh Aujla, MD

Geriatric Medicine Fellowship-
Integrated Track Year 1

Medical School: Government Medical College Patiala

Residency: Family Medicine
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School

Board Certifications:
Family Medicine (2020)
Arti Baskaran, MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship

Medical School: Rajah Muthiah Medical College

Residency: Emergency Medicine
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School

Board Certifications:
Emergency Medicine (2014)
Alissa Cooney, DO

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship-
Integrated Track Year 1

Medical School: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Residency: Family Medicine
University of the Incarnate Word School of Medicine

Board Certifications:
Valerie Davis, MD

Geriatric Medicine Fellowship

Medical School: Universidad Latina de Panamá Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud Dr. William C. Gorgas

Residency: Family & Community Medicine
UT Health- San Antonio

After Fellowship: Faculty, UT Health San Antonio Division of Family & Community Medicine
David Henkin, MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship

Medical School: Saint Kitts University of Medicine and Health Sciences

Residency: Internal Medicine
Wayne State University School of Medicine Program

Board Certifications:
Internal Medicine (2020)
Shubham Jaiswal, MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship

Medical School: Government Medical College Aurangabad

Residency: Internal Medicine
University of South Alabama Program
Sowjanya Kanakadandi, MD

Geriatric Medicine Fellowship

Medical School: Kasturba Medical College Manipal

Residency: Internal Medicine
UPMC Pinnacle Hospitals Program

Board Certifications:
Internal Medicine (2019)

After Fellowship: Faculty, Ace Unit, Yale University
Sharika Kumar, MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship

Medical School: American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine

Residency: Family Medicine
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Diego Moreno, MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship

Medical School: Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara Facultad de Medicina

Residency: Family Medicine
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Board Certification:
Family Medicine (2020)
Shannon Peters, MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship

Medical School: University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences

Residency: Anesthesiology- General
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Board Certifications:
Anesthesiology (2013)
Pediatric Anesthesiology (2013)
Tuan Pham, MD

Geriatric Medicine Fellowship

Medical School: University of Oklahoma College of Medicine

Residency: Family Medicine
University of Oklahoma College of Medicine

Board Certifications:
Family Medicine (2020)
Kimberly Tarver, MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship- Pediatric Track

Medical School: University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine

Residency: Pediatrics
Memorial Health-University Medical Center/Mercer University School of Medicine (Savannah)

Board Certifications:
General Pediatrics (2020)