Department of
Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Residency Program Graduates

Our graduates have gone on to the following post-residency positions:

 

Resident Class of 2018

Ezeldeen Abuelkasem
Faculty, UPMC

Kelsey Bauer
Pain Medicine Fellowship, UPMC

Ian Brotman
Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Anna Carpenter
Pain Medicine Fellowship, UPMC

Kathleen Coy
Pain Medicine Fellowship, UPMC

Douglas Curphey
Private Practice, Midwest Physician Anesthesia Services in Columbus, OH

Diana DeAndrade
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship, UPMC

Alex Dressler
Pain Medicine Fellowship, UPMC

Andrius Giedraitis
Pain Medicine Fellowship, UPMC

Daniel Mandell
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship, UPMC

Vladyslav Melnyk
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship, UPMC

Kaarin Michaelsen
Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship, Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Eugene Raggi
Pain Medicine Fellowship, UPMC

Daniel Springer
Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

Sara Straesser
Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

Lieu Tran
Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

Elizabeth Ungerman
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship, UPMC

Nicole Verdecchia
Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

 

Resident Class of 2017

Bryce Bernard
Faculty, UPMC

Jessica Cassavaugh
Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine (CCM) Fellowship, UPMC

Youngeun Cho
Pain Medicine Fellowship, UPMC

Zach Cohen
Chronic/Interventional Pain Medicine, University of California San Diego

Courtney Garbee
Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship, University of North Carolina (UNC)

Melanie Hodge
Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh 

Richard Hubbard
Pediatric Fellowship, Nationwide Children's, Columbus, OH

Andrew Hulme
Regional/Acute Pain Fellowship, UNC

Josh Knight
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Cardiac Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic

Derek Lauter
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

David Nelson
½ OR Management Fellowship, ½ Faculty at Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Lauren Parker
Anesthesia Associates of Lancaster (private practice)

Rachel Pool
Anesthesiology CCM Fellowship, UPMC

Daniel Ripepi
Excela Health, Westmoreland Hospital

Daniel Sandusky
Pain Medicine Fellowship, UPMC

Brenda Satterthwaite
Pediatric Fellowship, Children's National Hospital Network, Washington DC 

Meghan Saxen
Chronic Pain Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic 

Lindsay Stollings
Pediatric Fellowship, Children's National Hospital Network, Washington DC 

Mike Thompson
ACV Anesthesia, Roanoke Virginia, Carilion Clinic Hospital

Peter Yeh
Obstetric Fellowship, UCSF

 

Resident Class of 2016

Douglas S. Bentley
Regional Anesthesiology Fellowship, Faculty, UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA

Bryant F. Bunting
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship, UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA

Andrew M. Clary 
Pain Medicine Fellowship, UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA

Erica M. Coffin
Obstetric Anesthesiology Fellowship, UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA

Yuanxu J. Dong    
Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship, Arkansas Children's Hospital, Little Rock, AR

Adam J. D'Souza
Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship, Emory, Atlanta, GA

Gregory M. Halenda       
Cincinnati Children’s Pediatric Fellowship, Cincinnati, OH

Christopher E. Howson
Pain Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Christopher C. Johnson   
Critical Care Anesthesiology Fellowship, UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA

Anne E. Kamarchik
Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship, UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA

Gerhardt Konig      
Faculty, UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA

Mary Margaret Lim
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship, UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA

N. Tran H. Nguyen   
Pediatric Fellowship, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Raj B. Padalia
Chronic Pain Fellowship, Tampa, Tampa, FL

Alexander P. Preus             
Critical Care Anesthesiology Fellowship, UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA

Nicholas J. Schott
Regional Anesthesiology Fellowship and Faculty, UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA

Iwan P. Sofjan       
Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Joseph G. Williams
Pain Medicine Fellowship, Allegheny Health Network, Pittsburgh, PA

Eric M. Wise      
Pain Medicine, West Penn Hospital/Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA

David H. Yui
Private Practice, Winter Park, FL

 

Resident Class of 2015

Paul C. Anderson
Cardiothoracic Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Michael W. Best   
United States Air Force, Center for the Sustainment of Trauma and Readiness Skills, St, Louis University Hospital, St. Louis, MO

Julie E. Devore
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship, UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA

Daniel J. Ford        
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship, UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA

Andrew J. Gentilin
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship, UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA

Patrick Hackett       
Critical Care Medicine Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Paul R. Halweg
Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship, University of North Carolina,Chapel Hill, NC

Christina H. Lee      
Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

Pulsar Li, DO
Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, GA

Jeffery G. Moore 
Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Kelly T, Peretich
Anesthesiology Critical Care Fellowship, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Eric R. Ponte     
Private practice, Johnstown, PA

Gaurav Rajpal
Assistant Professor of Obstetric Anesthesiology, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Massachusetts, Worcester

Sokpoleak So          
Pain Medicine Fellowship, UPMC

Emily Sturgill
Active Duty Air Force, Wright Patterson AFB, Dayton, Ohio

Daniel T. Tamez      
Private practice, Anesthesia Medical Group, Nashville, TN

Keith M. Vogt
Postdoctoral NIH T32 research fellow, University of Pittsburgh Department of Anesthesiology
Staff anesthesiologist, UPMC Mercy, Pittsburgh, PA

William J. Wallisch
Critical Care Medicine Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Hazel K. Werlhof
Critical Care Medicine Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA