Faculty

The approximately 200 faculty members of the University of Louisville Department of Medicine comprise a talented and diverse group committed to the department's academic, clinical and research missions.


Updated November 4, 2020
Bold - Division Chief

Cardiovascular Medicine

Nachiket Apte, M.D.
Roberto Bolli, M.D.
Cristina Dunbar-Matos, M.D.
Shahab Ghafghazi, M.D.
Anna Gumpert, Ph.D.
Yiru Guo, M.D.

Sohail Ikram, M.D.
Michael Jarvis, M.D.
Qianhong Li, M.D., Ph.D.

Tamer Mohamed, Ph.D.
Yibing Nong, Ph.D.
Henry Sadlo, M.D.

Vikas Singh, M.D.
Gurbachan Sohi, M.D.
Marcus Stoddard, M.D.
Ibrahim Syed, Sc.D.
Xian-Liang Tang, M.D.



Dermatology

Soon Bahrami, M.D.
Jeffrey Callen, M.D.
Janine Malone, M.D.
Courtney Schadt, M.D.

Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes

Lisal Folsom, M.D.
Sathya Krishnasamy, M.D.
Sri Prakash Mokshagundam, M.D.


Environmental Medicine

Shahid Baba, Ph.D.
Aruni Bhatnagar, Ph.D.
Barbra Cave, Ph.D.
Helen Collins, Ph.D.
Daniel Conklin, Ph.D.
Sujith Dassanayaka, Ph.D.
Natasha DeJarnett, Ph.D.

Petra Haberzettl, Ph.D.
Jason Hellmann, Ph.D.
Bradford Hill, Ph.D.
Steven Jones, Ph.D.
Rachel Keith, Ph.D. ARNP, ANP-C
Marina Malovichko, Ph.D.
Joseph Moore IV, Ph.D.

Matthew Nystoriak, Ph.D.
Timothy O'Toole, Ph.D.
Brian Sansbury, Ph.D.
Theodore Smith, Ph,D.
Sanjay Srivastava, Ph.D.
Marcin Wysoczynski, Ph.D.
Igor Zelko, Ph.D.


Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition

Thomas Abell, M.D.
Ashutosh Barve, M.D., Ph.D.
Shirish Barve, Ph.D.
Matthew Cave, M.D.
Gerald Dryden, M.D.
Wenke Feng, Ph.D.
Smita Ghare, Ph.D.
Leila Gobejishvili, Ph.D.

Daniell Hill, M.D.
Kristine Krueger, M.D.
Swati Joshi-Barve, Ph.D.
Irina Kirpich, Ph.D.
Luis Marsano, M.D.
Craig McClain, M.D.
Stephen McClave, M.D.
Endashaw Omer, M.D.

Dipendra Parajuli, M.D.
Ben Rogers, M.D.
Ming Song, Ph.D.
Abigail Stocker, M.D.
Robert Tatum, Pharm.D.
Walter "Bert" Watson, Ph.D.
Brandon Wuerth, M.D.
Bruce Yacyshyn, M.D.


General Internal Medicine, Palliative Medicine & Medical Education

Laura Bishop, M.D.
Phillip Bressoud, M.D.
Julianna Brown, M.D.
Shirley Cardona, D.O.
Barbara Casper, M.D.
Yvette Cua, M.D.
Daniel Dierfeldt, D.O.
Thomas Dues, M.D.
Sara Ellingwood, M.D.
Christian Furman, M.D.
Kaitlin Gordon, M.D.
Hazar Hassuneh, M.D.
Barbara Head, Ph.D.

Bridget Hittepole, M.D.
Susan Dee Jackson, M.D.
Ryan Kaufman, M.D.

Jennifer Koch, M.D.
Priya Krishnan, Ph.D.
Tao Le, M.D.
Dan Martin, M.D.
Kristan Milam, M.D.
Bryan Moffett, M.D.
Sudhir Narain, M.D.
Jennifer Olges, M.D.
B. Frank Parker, M.D.
Kimberly Pate, M.D.

Hugh Peterson Jr., M.D.
Mark Pfeifer, M.D.

Samuel Reynolds, M.D.
Mark Rothstein, J.D.
Tara Schapmire, Ph.D.
Tyler Sharpe, M.D.
Monica Ann Shaw, M.D.
Clayton Smith, M.D.
William Tyler Smith, M.D.
Stuart Urbach, M.D.
Lisa Vuocolo, M.D.
Meredith Brittany Woodall, D.O.
Laura Workman, M.D.


Infectious Diseases

Forest Arnold, D.O.
Leslie Beavin, M.D.
Mark Burns, M.D.

Ruth Carrico, Ph.D.
William Mattingly, Ph.D.
Leslie Wolf Parrish, Ph.D.

Anupama Raghuram, M.D.
Julio Ramirez, M.D.

Barbara Wojda, M.D.


Medical Oncology & Hematology

Farrukh Aquil, Ph.D.
Paula Bates, Ph.D.
Levi Beverly, Ph.D.
J. Brad Chaires, Ph.D.
Jason Chesney, M.D., Ph.D.
Kamila Cisak, M.D.
Albert Cunningham, Ph.D.
Douglas Dean, Ph.D.
Howard Donninger, Ph.D.
Robert Emmons, M.D.
Nichola Garbett, Ph.D.
Krystal Hamorsky, Ph.D.
Mohamed Hegazi, M.D.

Yoannis Imbert-Fernandez, Ph.D.
Joongho Joh, Ph.D.

Magdalena Kucia, Ph.D.
Donghan Lee, Ph.D.
Jessica Lehman, Ph.D.
Chi Li, Ph.D.
Yonqing Liu, Ph.D.
Donald Miller, M.D., Ph.D.
Padmini Moffett, M.D.
Phong Ngo, M.D.
Jino Park, Ph.D.
Janina Ratajczak, M.D., Ph.D.
Mariusz Ratajckak, M.D., Ph.D.

Rebecca Redman, M.D.
Brad Rodu, D.D.S.
Elizabeth Riley, M.D.

Adam Rojan, M.D.
T. Michael Sabo, Ph.D.
Gabriela Schneider, Ph.D.
Vivek Sharma, M.D.
Vikas Kumar Singh, M.D.
Sucheta Telang, MBBS
Yun Teng, Ph.D.
John Trent, Ph.D.
Wolfgang Zacharias, Ph.D.

Nephrology & Hypertension

Zygimantas Alsauskas, M.D.
Michelle Barati, Ph.D.
Michael Brier, Ph.D.
Jian Cai, Ph.D.
Dawn Caster, M.D.
Timothy Cummins, Ph.D.
Hitarth Davé, M.D.
Amy Dwyer, M.D.

Kenneth Gagnon, Ph.D.
Gunjan Garg, M.D.
Adam Gaweda, Ph.D.
Alfred Jacobs Jr., M.D., Ph.D.
Jon Klein, M.D., Ph.D.
Lina Mackelaite, M.D.
Kenneth McLeish, M.D.
Michael Merchant, Ph.D.

Vibha Nayak, M.D.
David Powell, Ph.D.
Madhavi Rane, Ph.D.
Kavitha Tallapaneni, M.D.
Nina Vasavada, M.D.
Karthikeyan Venkatachalam, M.D.


Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Disorders Medicine

Rodrigo Cavallazzi, M.D.
Karim El-Kersh, M.D.
Umair Gauhar, MBBS
Juan Guardiola-Sala, M.D.

Bogdan Moldoveanu, M.D.
Alex Ng, M.D.
Adrian O'Hagan, M.D.
Allan Ramirez, M.D.

Hiram Rivas, M.D.
Mohamed Saad, M.D.
Sally Suliman, M.D.
Jerry Yu, Ph.D.