The Fellowship Programs of the Division of Gastroenterology provide a rigorous foundation in patient care, research, and teaching for talented individuals committed to careers in academic gastroenterology.

Current Fellows

Emily Bethea, MD
Medical School: University of Chicago
Residency: Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Year Started Fellowship: 2014

Irun Bhan, MD
Medical School: Harvard Medical School
Residency/Chief Residency: Columbia University
Year Started Fellowship: 2014

Jennifer Y. Chen, MD
Medical School: Harvard Medical School
Residency: Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Year Started Fellowship: 2012
Primary Research Mentor:  Alan Mullen
Clinical/Research Interest:  TGF Beta signaling in hepatic fibrosis.
Awards/Grants: Harvard Global Health Centers of Excellence Grant
Publications: J Infect Dis, Gastroenterology, J AIDS

Michael Dougan, MD, PhD
Medical School: Harvard Medical School
PhD: Harvard Medical School
Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital
Year Started Fellowship: 2013
Primary Research Mentor:  Hidde Ploegh
Clinical/Research Interest: Inflammatory and allergic diseases of the gut
Awards/Grants: Nominee, Fellows Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching in Medicine
Publications: Cancer Immunology Research, JCI, JEM, Annual Reviews Immunology 

Gaurav Gaiha, MD, DPhil
Medical School: Harvard Medical School
PhD: Oxford University
Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital
Year Started Fellowship: 2014

Russell Goodman, MD, DPhil
Medical School: Harvard Medical School
PhD: University of Oxford
Residency: Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Year Started Fellowship: 2013
Primary Research Mentor:  Vamsi Mootha
Clinical/Research Interest: Hepatology, role of mitochondria in liver disease
Awards/Grants: Fellows Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching in Medicine
Publications: PLoS ONE, J Virology, Archives of Virology

Dmitriy Kedrin, MD, PhD
Medical School: Albert Einstein
PhD: Albert Einstein
Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Year Started Fellowship: 2013
Primary Research Mentor:  Dai Fukumora, Rakesh Jain
Clinical/Research Interest:  Molecular imaging in GI disease
Awards/Grants: Nominee, Fellows Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching in Medicine
Publications: Molecular Cancer Research, Clinical Cancer Research, Cancer Research, Nature Methods, Journal of Mammary Gland Biology, American Journal of Gastroenterology

Annie J. Kruger, MD, PhD
Medical School: University of Massachusetts
PhD: University of Massachusetts
Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital
Year Started Fellowship: 2013
Clinical/Research Interest:  Clinical and translational research in liver disease
Awards/Grants: Nominee, Fellows Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching in Medicine
Publications: PLoS ONE, Journal of Immunology, Autoimmunity, Experimental Biology and Medicine, Current Opinion in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Obesity

Jay Luther, MD
Medical School: SUNY Upstate Medical University
Residency: University of Michigan
Year Started Fellowship: 2011
Primary Research Mentor:  Raymond Chung, Suraj J. Patel
Clinical/Research Interest: Clinical and translational research in liver disease
Awards/Grants: Recipient, Fellows Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching in Medicine, Salix Investing in the Future Award, AASLD Grant
Publications: Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol, Gut Microbes, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Gastroenterology, Am J Gastro

Daniel L. Motola, MD, PhD
Medical School: UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
PhD: UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
Residency: The Mt. Sinai Hospital
Year Started Fellowship: 2010
Primary Research Mentor:  Bruce Spiegelman
Clinical/Research Interest: Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
Awards/Grants: Salix Investing in the Future Award
Publications: Cell Stem Cell, J Biol Chem, Cell

Ruma Rajbhandari, MD, MPH
Medical School: Harvard Medical School
Residency: Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Year Started Fellowship: 2012
Primary Research Mentor: Raymond Chung
Clinical/Research Interest: Viral hepatitis, global health
Publications: Global Health, BMJ Qual Safety

Amandeep Singh, MD, PhD
Medical School: Weill Cornell Medical College
PhD: Rockefeller
Residency: University of Pennsylvania
Year Started Fellowship: 2012
Primary Research Mentor:  Lee Kaplan
Clinical/Research Interest: Obesity
Publications: PNAS

Kyle Staller, MD
Medical School: Harvard Medical School
Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital
Year Started Fellowship: 2012
Primary Research Mentor: Braden Kuo
Clinical/Research Interest: Gastrointestinal motility disorders, general gastroenterology
Awards/Grants: Fellows Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching in Medicine
Publications: J Clin Gastroenterol

Xiao Tan, MD, PhD
Medical School: Stanford University School of Medicine
PhD: University of Cambridge
Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Year Started Fellowship: 2014

 

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