Our Residents

Meet the Current Residents


Life After Residency

We are proud that our graduates are sought after! Approximately 50% of our graduates choose careers in general internal medicine – as hospitalists, primary care doctors, or academic internists. Many others choose to pursue training in the various subspecialties of internal medicine.

Take a look below at where our recent graduates continued their careers:

Class of 2022 groupClass of 2021-2022

  • Sudeepthi Bandikatla, Oncology/Hematology, University of South Florida

  • Chanelle Benjamin, Gastoenterology, University of Wisconsin

  • Armando Bosch, Gastroenterology, University of Wisconsin

  • Harsimran Brar, Pulmonary/Critical Care, University of Louisville

  • Apaar Dadlani, Hepatology, Baylor University

  • Viral Desai, Cardiology, Mayo Clinic

  • Michael Eiswerth, Internal Medicine Chief Resident, University of Louisville

  • Harrison Falwell, Cardiac Nocturnist, Ascension St. Thomas West, Nashville, TN

  • Dylan Gerlach, Gastroenterology, University of Louisville

  • Casey Grantham, Primary Care, Baptist Medical Group, Louisville, KY

  • Denny Grigorov, Hospitalist, UofL Health - UofL Hospital, Louisville, KY

  • Matt Heckroth, Internal Medicine Chief Resident, University of Louisville

  • Ryan Hosking, Hospitalist, Baptist Health, Louisville, KY

  • Tanvir Kabir, Hospitalist, UofL Health - UofL Hospital, Louisville, KY

  • Dipan Karmali, Pulmonary/Critical Care, University of Miami

  • Jimmy Meade, Hospitalist, Baptist Health, Louisville, KY

  • Ishan Parikh, Cardiology, University of Louisville

  • Nishant Patel, Infectious Diseases, Vanderbilt University

  • Alex Pinter, Hospitalist, Orlando Health, Orlando, FL

  • Steven Pokrywa, Cardiology, University of Louisville

  • Shervin Sani, Hospitalist, Emory University, Atlanta, GA

  • Nadine Sbaih, Internist, University Medical Partners, Stanford Medicine, Palo Alto, CA

  • Laura Sims, Nephrology, University of North Carolina

  • Jeff Spindel, Nephrology, University of Kentucky

  • Cody Sullivan, Hospitalist, Mercy Health-Lourdes Hospital, Paducah, KY


Class of 2021 groupClass of 2020-2021

  • Thomas Bierman, Gastroenterology, University of Missouri-Kansas City

  • James Bradley, Pulmonary/Critical Care, University of Louisville

  • Agastya Belur, Cardiology, University of Louisville

  • Wendy Cai, Gastroenterology, Methodist Hospital, Dallas, TX

  • Aadit Chandramouli, Hospitalist, Community Health Network, Indianapolis, IN

  • Rishi Charate, Electrophysiology, Kansas City Heart Rhythm Institute, Kansas City, MO

  • Sirmad Chaudhary, Hospitalist, Mountain Home VA Healthcare System, Mountain Home, TN

  • Scott Diamond, Gastroenterology, Valley Hospital Medical Center, Las Vegas, NV

  • Mohamed Elmasry, Gastroenterology, University of Florida-Jacksonville

  • Khushboo Gala, Gastroenterology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

  • Katherine George, Hospitalist, Baptist Hospital East, Louisville, KY

  • Margaux HetzmanHospitalist, Baptist Hospital East, Louisville, KY

  • Parth Jadav, Hospitalist, Norton Healthcare Brownsboro, Louisville, KY

  • Yiran Jiang, Rheumatology, Medical College of Wisconsin

  • Bokhodir Mamedov, Hospitalist, Baptist Hospital East, Louisville, KY

  • Kyle Mills, Primary Care, Baptist Hospital East, Louisville, KY

  • Cody Moore, Hospitalist, Baptist Hospital East, Louisville, KY

  • Chris Moser, Nocturnist, Norton Healthcare, Louisville, KY

  • Sahil Patel, Hospitalist, Norton Healthcare, Louisville, KY

  • Gaya Suresh Kumar, Hospitalist, University of California San Francisco

  • Ashley Twyman, Hospitalist, UofL Health - Mary & Elizabeth, Louisville, KY

  • Pradheep Vemula, Hospitalist, UofL Health - UofL Hospital, Louisville, KY

  • James Vernace, Hospitalist, Pioneer Medical Group, Tampa, FL


Class of 2020 groupClass of 2019-2020

  • Jonathan Alexander, Oncology/Hematology, Medical University of South Carolina

  • Sundus Bhatti, Hepatology, Baylor University

  • Sruti Brahmandam, Pulmonary/Critical Care, University of Louisville

  • Jordan Cole, Hospitalist, Atrium Health Cabarrus, Concord, NC

  • Sally Condon, Gastroenterology, University of Louisville

  • Harrison Daniel, Gastroenterology, University of Louisville

  • Bradley Tice Dunlavy, Hospitalist, Norton Healthcare, Louisville, KY

  • Sara Ellingwood, Allergy/Immunology, University of Michigan

  • Surosree Ganguli, Gastroenterology, University of Louisville

  • Saarik Gupta, Cardiology, St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis, IN

  • Meliha Hrustanovic-Kadic, Pulmonary/Critical Care, Virginia Commonwealth University

  • Travis Huffman, Cardiology, University of Kentucky

  • Erik Jeanes, Endocrinology, University of Wisconsin

  • Brock Kabat, Hospitalist, Norton Healthcare, Louisville, KY

  • Ryan Kaufman, Academic Internal Medicine, University of Louisville

  • William Linville, Pulmonary/Critical Care, University of Louisville

  • Gregory Miller, Cardiology, Cooper University Healthcare, Camden, NJ

  • Christopher Reed, Cardiology, University of Louisville

  • Samuel Reynolds, Oncology/Hematology, University of Michigan

  • Aakash Shah, VA Chief Resident for Quality and Safety, University of Louisville

  • Amal Shine, Gastroenterology, University of Louisville

  • William Tyler Smith, Pulmonary/Critical Care, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

  • Fitsum Woldessellassie, Gastroenterology, East Tennessee State University


2019 graduating residentsClass of 2018-2019

  • Bahjat Aldilli, Cardiology, University of Louisville

  • Lauren Albers, Cardiology, University of Louisville

  • Hadi Atassi, Gastroenterology, University of Louisville

  • Abigail Augenstein, Hospitalist, Norton Healthcare, Louisville, KY

  • Jorden Burlen, Gastroenterology, University of Toledo

  • Dafang Chen, Pulmonary/Critical Care, University of Southern California

  • Liza Cholin, Nephrology, Cleveland Clinic

  • Brandon Coons, Hospitalist, Hardin Memorial Hospital, Elizabethtown, KY

  • Paul Davis, Hospitalist, Norton Healthcare, Louisville, KY

  • Daniel Fioret, Hospitalist, Hardin Memorial Hospital, Elizabethtown, KY

  • Kaitlin Gordon, Hospitalist, University of Louisville

  • John Guardiola-Bright, Gastroenterology, Indiana University

  • Praneeth Katrapati, Cardiology, University of Louisville

  • Nicholas Klimchak, Hospitalist, Hardin Memorial Hospital, Elizabethtown, KY

  • Daniel Martin, Pulmonary/Critical Care, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

  • Vincent Nguyen, Gastroenterology, University of Louisville

  • Christian Rios, Gastroenterology, University of Louisville

  • Perry Snyder, VA Chief Resident in Quality & Safety, Robley Rex Veteran's Affairs Medical Center, Louisville, KY

  • Denis Suler, Hospitalist, Hardin Memorial Hospital, Elizabethtown, KY

  • Yixi Tu, Gastroenterology, Saint Louis University

  • Dana Williams, Geriatrics, Wake Forest University

  • Jared Winston, Hospitalist, Belleville, IL


2018 graduating residentsClass of 2017-2018

  • Omar Ahmed, Hospitalist, St. Mary Medical Center, Walla Walla, WA

  • Alok Bhatt, Pulmonary/Critical Care, New York University

  • Gregory Scott Bills, Gastroenterology, University of Kentucky

  • Nikhil Borkhetaria, Hospitalist, St. John Medical Center, Westlake, OH

  • Idona Brewer, Geriatrics, University of Louisville

  • Taylor Burkhart, Hospitalist, Internal Medicine, University of Louisville

  • Dhruv Chaudhary, Gastroenterology, Allegheny Health Network, Pittsburgh, PA

  • Monika Darji, Endocrinology, University of Chicago

  • Rahul Dhawan, Cardiology, University of Nebraska

  • Brian Dong, Oncology/Hematology, University of Louisville

  • Syed Hussaini, Hematology, Western University, Toronto, ON

  • Natalie Kelsey, Cardiology, University of Louisville

  • Ninad Maniar, Pulmonary/Critical Care, Baylor College of Medicine

  • Drew Murray, Oncology/Hematology, University of Louisville

  • Nevin Murthy, Nephrology, University of Chicago

  • Sanjay Patel, Allergy, University of Arizona

  • Alexander Pontikos, Gastroenterology, Case Western Reserve University

  • Srividya Srinivasamaharaj, Medical Oncology/Hematology, Western Pennsylvania University

  • Benadin Varajic, Pulmonary/Critical Care, University of Louisville

  • Jara Vega Velez, Internal Medicine Chief Resident, University of Louisville

  • Chandra Vethody, Allergy/Immunology, Vanderbilt University