Program Alumni

Alumni

FELLOWSHIP OUTCOMES

  • American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Gastroenterology Certification Examination pass rate of 100 percent (2008-2020)
  • Approximately 25% of our graduates entered careers in academic medicine (2011-2020)
  • Approximately 15% of our graduates completed advanced fellowship training in transplant hepatology, IBD or advanced procedures following graduation from our program (2011-2020)

Alumni

2021

Michael DiSiena, M.D.
Medical School: St. George’s University School of Medicine
Residency: University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Employment after graduation: Connecticut GI, Torrington, CT

Perry Pratt, Jr., M.D.
Medical School: University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Residency: Boston University Medical Center
Employment after graduation: Middlesex Gastroenterology Associates, Middletown, CT

Osama Siddique, M.B., B.S.
Medical School: Dow Medical College
Residency: Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island/Brown University
Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship (non-ACGME accredited): Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT

2020

Alexander Perelman, D.O., M.S.
Medical School: New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: Yale New Haven Hospital
Employment after graduation: Vanguard Gastroenterology, New York, NY

Rishabh Sachdev, M.D.
Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine
Residency: Boston Medical Center
Employment after graduation: UConn Health, Farmington, CT

Rahul Sao, M.D.
Medical School: University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, India
Residency: New York Medical College at Westchester Medical Center (Chief Resident Year: New York Medical College at Westchester Medical Center)
Employment after graduation: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA

2019

Brian Moy, D.O.
Medical School: Western University of Health Sciences - College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific
Residency: UConn School of Medicine
Employment after graduation: Connecticut GI, South Windsor, CT

Sidney Olefson M.D., M.B.A.
Medical School: Albany Medical College
Residency: Brown University
Employment after graduation: Greater Boston Gastroenterology, Framingham, MA

Alexander Potashinsky, M.D.
Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine
Residency: North Shore-LIJ Health System
Employment after graduation: Connecticut GI, New Britain, CT

2018

Aakash Aggarwal, M.B.B.S.
Medical School: Government Medical College and Hospital, India
Residency: SUNY Upstate Medical University
Employment after graduation: Lenox Hill Hospital (Northwell Health), Manhattan, NY

Chioma Ihunnah Anjou, M.D., M.P.H.
Medical School: Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Rutgers University
Residency: Brown University
Employment after graduation: Connecticut GI, Torrington, CT

Lucy Shamberg, M.D.
Medical School: Temple University School of Medicine
Residency: Temple University Hospital
Employment after graduation: Gastroenterology Associates, Stratford, CT

2017

Imad Ahmad, M.B.B.S.
Medical School: Khyber Medical College, Pakistan
Residency: UConn School of Medicine (Chief Resident Year: Yale New Haven Hospital, Saint Raphael’s)
Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship (non-ACGME accredited): Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT
Employment after graduation: Digestive Health Associates of Texas, Dallas, TX

Erik Olson, D.O.
Medical School: West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: University of Rochester
Employment after graduation: Rochester Regional Health, Rochester, NY

Eileen Plotkin, M.D.
Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Residency: Yale New Haven Hospital
Employment after graduation: Connecticut GI, Hartford, CT

2016

Roopjeet Bath, M.B.B.S.
Medical School: Monash University, Australia
Residency: Legacy Emanuel Hospital and Health Center, Portland, OR
Employment after graduation: UConn Health, Farmington, CT

Donald Gullickson, M.D.
Medical School: University at Buffalo State University of New York School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Buffalo, NY
Residency: University of Rochester, Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, NY
Employment after graduation: Pacific Medical Group, Seattle, WA

Jonathan Wilmot, M.D.
Medical School: University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY
Residency: University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY
Employment after graduation: Gastroenterology Group of Rochester, Rochester, NY

2015

Ethan Bortniker, M.D.
Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
Residency: Boston University/Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA
Employment after graduation: UC San Diego Health, La Jolla, CA

Renée Marchioni Beery, D.O.
Medical School: Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Residency: Pennsylvania Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA
Advanced IBD Fellowship: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
Employment after graduation: University of South Florida Health, Tampa, FL

Houman Rezaizadeh, M.D.
Medical School: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ
Residency: University of Rochester - Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, NY
Employment after graduation: UConn Health, Farmington, CT

2014

Deepika Devuni, M.B.B.S.
Medical School: Osmania Medical College, India
Residency: UConn School of Medicine, Farmington, CT (Chief Resident Year: UConn School of Medicine, Farmington, CT)
Advanced Transplant Hepatology Fellowship: Icahn School of Medicine, New York, NY
Employment after graduation: UMass Memorial Medical Center, Worcester, MA

Micheal Tadros, M.B.Ch.B.
Medical School: University of Alexandria, Egypt
Residency: UConn School of Medicine, Farmington, CT
Employment after graduation: Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY

2013

Adam Schoenfeld, M.D.
Medical School: SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY
Residency: Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT (Chief Resident Year: Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT)
Employment after graduation: Connecticut GI, Hartford, CT

Saman Chubineh, M.D.
Medical School: SUNY Downstate College of Medicine, Brooklyn, NY
Residency: North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY
Employment after graduation: Private practice, Buffalo, NY

2012

Marcy Qureshi, D.O.
Medical School: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
Residency: UConn School of Medicine, Farmington, CT
Employment after graduation: Connecticut GI, Hartford, CT

Maria Johnson, M.D.
Medical School: St. George’s University, Grenada, West Indies
Residency: UConn School of Medicine, Farmington, CT (Chief Resident Year: UConn School of Medicine, Farmington, CT)
Employment after graduation: Connecticut GI, Hartford, CT

2011

Koorosh Moezardalan, M.D.
Medical School: Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Residency: University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship: University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Employment after graduation: Kaiser Permanente Medical Group, Sacramento, CA

Priya Rangasamy, M.D.
Medical School: Coimbatore Medical College, Coimbatore, India
Residency: UConn School of Medicine, Farmington, CT
Employment after graduation: Digestive Health Associates of Texas, Fort Worth, TX