Meet the members of the Pulmonary/Critical Care and Sleep Medicine Fellowship programs of the University of Louisville Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Disorders Medicine. For more information about our programs, call 502-852-2840.

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Meet The Fellows

Third-Year Fellows

Juan M. Galvis, M.D.

Juan Galvis, M.D.
  • Medical school: Universidad Católica de Santiago de Guayaquil, Guayaquil, Ecuador.
  • Residency: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso, El Paso, TX
  • About Juan: I like to treat my patients as best as I can, Be sharp in my clinical knowledge and give my best on every rotation.
  • Favorite Restaurant in Louisville: Holy Grale (great beer and fries)
  • Hobbies: Listen to Audiobooks, reading about World War II history, play and watch soccer, hiking and play guitar
  • Research interests: Bronchoscopy outcomes and complications, Mechanical ventilation and Sepsis.

Alessandra Gearhart, M.D.

Alessandra Gearhart, M.D.
  • Medical School: Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianópolis, Brazil
  • Residency: University of Oklahoma Affiliated Hospitals, Tulsa, OK
  • Hobbies: Spend time with family and friends, work out, travel, read, watch movies and TV series
  • Favorite Restaurants in Louisville: Louvino, Havana Rumba, Guacamole, Sapporo
  • Research interests: Pneumonia, COPD


Jill E. Gualdoni, M.D.

Jill Gualdoni, M.D.
  • Medical School: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, East Lansing, MI
  • Residency: William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI
  • About Jill: I grew up in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, love Michigan State football - my husband loves the University of Michigan. I have two dogs and a cat I love spending time with.
  • Favorite restaurant in Louisville: 8 Up (for the ambience)
  • Hobbies: Sleeping! I love family time and travel, Audiobooks on road trips, and Netflix binges with my dogs.

Bilal A. Jalil, M.D.

Bilal Jalil, M.D.
  • Medical School: The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
  • Residency: University of New Mexico Hospital, Albuquerque, NM
  • About Bilal: I grew up in the United Arab Emirates, completed high school and medical school in Pakistan, got a taste of the southwest during residency (Albuquerque, NM) and now in the north-most part of the south for fellowship: basically a nomad. I’m a coffee aficionado (luckily we have Heine Brothers in Louisville to fulfill my coffee needs) and have listened to virtually every CCR song that’s out there.
  • Favorite restaurant in Louisville: La Rosita on Westport Road (legit Mexican food).
  • Hobbies: Snowboarding, rhythm guitar, traveling
  • Research/clinical interests: Volume responsiveness, hemodynamics, differentiation of shock, and pulmonary hypertension

Second-Year Fellows

David A. DeLapp, D.O.

David DeLapp
  • Medical School: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Wright State University Affiliated Hospitals, Dayton, OH
  • About David: I was born and raised Ohio. I am a Michigan fan. I am looking forward to going to the Kentucky Derby for the first time. Go Blue!
  • Favorite Restaurant in Louisville: Le Moo
  • Hobbies: Running, racquetball
  • Research interests: COPD, Asthma, Lung Cancer

Richard Y. Kim, M.D.

Richard Kim
  • Medical School: St. George's University School of Medicine
  • Residency: University of Louisville Hospital
  • About Richard: I am easy going, and like to spend time outdoors playing sports and enjoying the weather. Enjoy spending time with friends and family.
  • Favorite Restaurant in Louisville: El Taco Luchador
  • Hobbies: Snowboarding, soccer, art, carpentry
  • Research Interests: Sepsis, Critical Care


John D. Price, D.O

John Price
  • Medical School: West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Residency: University of Louisville Hospital
  • About John: I enjoy expanding my knowledge of pulmonary and critical care medicine while helping my patients improve their quality of life through research based practices. In my off time, I spend time with my family visiting the many entertaining locations Louisville has to offer, including the zoo, waterfront park, the walking bridge, and the science center.
  • Favorite Restaurant: Game (best burgers in town)
  • Hobbies: Going to the gym, playing with my kids, and making homemade pizza
  • Research interests: Critical Care Ultrasound, Septic Shock, and Pulmonary Hypertension

First-Year Fellows / Sleep Fellow

Christopher Chan, M.D.
Christopher Chan, D.O.

Arjun Ghodasara, M.D.
Arjun Ghodasara, M.D.

Hassan Zeb, M.D.
Hassan Zeb, MBBS

Sanath Kasi Reddy, M.D.
Sanath Kasi Reddy, M.D.
(Sleep Fellow)