Fellow Career Choices

Note: Position listed indicates initial placement after fellowship.​

Class of 2017

Graduate Position
Sonya Blizzard, MD
Pediatrics Fellow
North Idaho Eye Institute
Coeur d’Alene, ID
Xi Chen, MD
Vitreoretinal Fellow
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Vitreoretinal Division
Duke Eye Center, Durham, NC
Lisa Cowan, MD, PhD
Glaucoma Fellow
Glaucoma Ophthalmologist
Kaiser Bakersfield, Bakersfield, CA
Katayoon B. Ebrahimi, MD
Medical Retina Fellow
Academic Medicine in North East
Sidney M. Gospe, III, MD
Neuro-Ophthalmology Fellow
Medical Instructor, Neuro-Ophthalmology Division
Duke Eye Center, Durham, NC
Majda Hadziahmetovic, MD
Medical Retina Fellow
Medical Instructor, Medical Retina Division
Duke Eye Center, Durham, NC
Abigail Huang, MD
Glaucoma Fellow
Clinical Informatics Fellow
Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR
Nicole Langelier, MD
Oculoplastic Fellow
Oculoplastic Surgeon
Virginia Eye Institute, Richmond, VA
Diana Leitner, MD
Medical Retina Fellow
Surgical Retina Fellow
Akron General, Akron, OH
Maria L. Lim, MD
Pediatric Fellow
Clinical Assistant Professor
Dean McGee Eye Institute, Oklahoma City, OK
Wonchon Lin, MD
Cornea Fellow
Brimhall Eye Center
Las Vegas, NV
Yasmin Mali, MD
Pediatric Fellow
Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus Attending
Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida
Lee Physician Group / Lee Health 
Fort Myers, FL
Ashiyana Nariani, MD
Cornea Fellow
Sight for Sightless Initiative
Cornea & Refractive Surgeon
KK Eye Institute, Prune, India
Sonali Talsania, MD
Pediatrics Fellow
Eye Surgery Associates of Broward County, Hollywood, FL
Sarah Van Tassel, MD
Glaucoma Fellow
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
Weill Cornell Medical College, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY
William "Brad" Wainright, MD
Glaucoma Fellow
Glaucoma Specialist
Consulting Ophthalmologist, Farmington, CT
Scott Walter, MD
Vitreoretinal Fellow
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami, FL
Christopher Weller, MD
Oculoplastic Fellow
Oculofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon
Penn State Eye Center, Hersey, PA
Wenlan Zhang, MD
Chief Resident
Vitreoretinal Fellow
Duke Eye Center, Durham, NC

 

Class of 2016

Graduate Position
Derek Bitner, MD
Pediatrics Fellow
Associate of Ophthalmology
Wolfe Eye Clinic, Marshalltown, IA
Garrett Frank, MD
Cornea Fellow
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
Dean McGee Eye Institute
University of Oklahoma, OK
Dilraj Grewal, MD
Vitreoretinal Fellow
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, Vitreoretinal/Uveitis
Duke Eye Center, Durham, NC
Divakar Gupta, MD
Glaucoma Fellow
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Glaucoma Service
Duke Eye Center, Durham, NC
Kim Jiramongkolchai, MD
Pediatrics Fellow
Surgical Retina Fellow
Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
Tanya Khan, MD
Oculoplastics Fellow
Oculofacial and Reconstructive Surgeon
Texas Eye, Austin, TX
Debbie Kuo, MD
Glaucoma Fellow
Glaucoma Specialist
Palo Alto Medical Foundation, Palo Alto, CA
Erin Lally, MD
Medical Retina Fellow
Carey Vision Medical Group
San Jose, CA
Varsha Manjunath, MD
Chief Resident
Attending Ophthalmologist
Group Health Physicians/Kaiser Permanente, Seattle, WA
Milica Margeta, MD
Glaucoma Fellow
Clinical Instructor
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA
Peter Nicholas, MD
Medical Retina Fellow
Medical Director
INC Research, Raleigh, NC
Veena Rao, MD
Glaucoma Fellow
Clinical Instructor
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA
Michael Seider, MD
Vitreoretinal Fellow
Co-Director of Ocular Oncology/ Vitreoretinal Surgeon
The Permanente Medical Group, Malibu, CA
Christine Shieh, MD
Cornea Fellow
Assistant Professor, Cornea Service
Vanderbilt, Nashville, TN
James Weightman, MD
Pediatric Fellow
Pediatric Ophthalmology
Woman Army Medical Group, Ft. Bragg, NC