New faculty members for 2016

Anesthesia & Critical Care

  • Sarah Latif Nizamuddin, MD, Assistant Professor, Lurie

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

  • Jingyi Fei, PhD, Assistant Professor, University of Illinois

Human Genetics

  • Kohta Ikegami, PhD, Instructor, Princeton

Medicine

  • Karema Addetia, MD, Assistant Professor, UChicago
  • Jason Alexander, MD, Assistant Professor, MacNeal Hospital
  • Anindita Basu, PhD, Assistant Professor, Harvard University Broad Institute
  • Catherine Bonham, MD, Instructor, UChicago
  • Michael Broman, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, UChicago
  • Christopher Chapman, MD, Assistant Professor, UChicago
  • Ishanu Chattopadhyay, PhD, Assistant Professor, UChicago
  • Mengjie Chen, PhD, Assistant Professor, UNC-Chapel Hill
  • Jessica Cooksey, MD, Assistant Professor, UChicago
  • Emily Curran, MD, Instructor, UChicago
  • Laura Frye, MD, Assistant Professor, Cleveland Clinic
  • Alfredo Garcia, PhD, Assistant Professor, Seattle Children’s Research Institute
  • Lauren Gleason, MD, Assistant Professor, Brigham and Women’s/Harvard
  • Cara Hursch, PhD, Instructor, UChicago
  • Hae Kyung Im, PhD, Assistant Professor, UChicago
  • Satyajit Kosuri, MD, Assistant Professor, Memorial Sloan-Kettering 
  • Vanessa Leone, MD, Instructor, UChicago
  • David Leibovitz, MD, Associate Professor, Northwestern
  • Vladmir Liarksi, MD, Assistant Professor, UChicago
  • Jeannette Messer, DVM, PhD, Instructor, UChicago
  • Pamela McShane, MD, Assistant Professor, Upper Peninsula Health System
  • Jyoti Patel, MD, Professor, Northwestern
  • Akash Patnaik, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Harvard
  • Sonali Paul, MD, Assistant Professor, Tufts
  • Anjana Pillai, MD, Assistant Professor, Emory
  • Jayant Raikhelkar, MD, Assistant Professor, Vanderbilt
  • Peter Reidel, MD, Assistant Professor, Washington University
  • Daniel Robinson, MD, Assistant Professor, University of Illinois
  • Adriana Rosenblatt, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Northwestern
  • Jennifer Rusiecki, MD, Assistant Professor, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System
  • Corey Tabit, MD, Instructor, UChicago
  • Philip Verhoef, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, UChicago

Microbiology

  • Hwan Keun Kim, PhD, Instructor, UChicago

Molecular Genetics & Cell Biology

  • Heng-Chi Lee, PhD, Assistant Professor, University of Massachusetts

Neurobiology

  • Paschalis Kratsios, PhD, Assistant Professor, Columbia University
  • Catarina Machado De Oliveira Catela, PhD, Instructor, New York University

Neurology

  • Naoum P. Issa, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, UChicago
  • Mahesh Padmanaban, MD, Assistant Professor, UChicago
  • Aya Pusic, Instructor, PhD, University of Washington

Obstetrics/Gynecology

  • Jacques Abramowicz, MD, Professor, Wayne State
  • Obehi Asemota, MD, Assistant Professor, Advanced Fertility Center of Chicago
  • Roxane Holt, MD, Assistant Professor, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
  • Abbe Kordik, MD, Assistant Professor, North Shore University Health System
  • Juraj Letko, MD, Assistant Professor, Mount Sinai
  • John Moroney, MD, Associate Professor, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS)
  • Julia Simon, MD, Assistant Professor, UChicago
  • Shari Snow, MD, Assistant Professor, Northwestern
  • Nicole Sprawka, MD, Assistant Professor, Loyola

Ophthalmology and Visual Science

  • Asim Farooq, MD, Assistant Professor, Washington University
  • Sarah Hilkert, MD, Assistant Professor, Lurie
  • Varun Malhotra, MD, Assistant Professor, Loyola
  • James Reidy, MD, Associate Professor, SUNY Buffalo
  • Dmitra Skondra, MD, Assistant Professor, Northwestern

Organismal Biology and Anatomy

  • Zeresnay Alemseged, PhD, Professor, California Academy of Sciences

Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine

  • Tessa Balach, MD, Associate Professor, University of Connecticut
  • Kelly Hynes, MD, Assistant Professor, University of British Columbia
  • Leonardo Oliveira, MD, Assistant Professor, University of Central Florida
  • Jennifer Wolf, MD, Professor, University of Connecticut

Pathology

  • Daniel Arber, MD, Professor, Stanford
  • Nicholas Brown, PhD, Assistant Professor, UChicago
  • Travis Rice-Stitt, MD, Assistant Professor, Massachusetts General Hospital

Pediatrics

  • Gillian Brennan, MD, Assistant Professor, University of Illinois
  • Amy Desai, MD, Assistant Professor, University of Pennsylvania
  • Julia Henry, MD, Assistant Professor, Nicklaus Children’s Hospital
  • Melissa Webb, MD, Assistant Professor, University of Texas Southwestern

Psychiatry and Behavioral Science

  • Jennifer Fanning, PhD, Instructor, UChicago
  • Stephanie Lichtor, MD, Assistant Professor, Brown
  • Candice Norcott, PhD, Assistant Professor, Loyola
  • Holly Shiao, MD, Assistant Professor, University of Texas at Austin
  • Jennifer Wildes, PhD, Associate Professor, University of Pittsburgh
  • Matthew Young, PhD, Assistant Professor, Brown
  • Erin Zahradnik, MD, Assistant Professor, Mount Sinai

Radiation and Cellular Oncology

  • Sean Pitroda, MD, Assistant Professor, UChicagp
  • Christina Son, MD, Assistant Professor, Duke

Radiology

  • Kenneth Bader, PhD, Assistant Professor, University of Cincinnati
  • Juliana Bueno, MD, Assistant Professor, University of Virginia
  • Timothy Carroll, PhD, Professor, Northwestern
  • Luis Landeras, MD, Assistant Professor, Case Western

Surgery

  • Talia Barzel Baker, MD, Associate Professor, Northwestern
  • Jean Jingzhi Bao, MD, Assistant Professor, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • Eric Barthel, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles
  • Semirra Bayan, MD, Assistant Professor, Massachusetts General
  • Chelsey Anne Dorsey, MD, Assistant Professor, Alexian Brothers Medical Center
  • John Fung, MD, PhD, Professor, Cleveland Clinic
  • Jack Gilbert, PhD, Professor, UChicago
  • Peleg Horowitz, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Kiran Turaga, MD, Associate Professor, Medical College of Wisconsin