Fellow Career Choices

Note: Position listed indicates initial placement after residency.​

Class of 2017

Graduate Position

Sonya Blizzard, MD

Pediatrics Fellow

Taking a position on the West Coast

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

Private Practice

Sarasota, 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