Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Pediatrics

Rheumatology Fellows List

Following is a list of current and recent past fellows with the Division of Rheumatology in the Department of Pediatrics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.  

Current Fellows

Amit Thakral, MD (2014-2017)
Standard 3 Yr Pediatric Rhematology Fellowship
Undergraduate: Houston Baptist University, Houston TX (BS and BBA)
Graduate: Davenport University, Grand Rapids MI (MBA)
Medical School: St. Matthew’s University School of Medicine, Grand Cayman (MD)
Residency: Crozer Chester Medical Center, Upland PA
Research: Health Services and Cost of Care

Amer Khojah, MD (2014-2018)
Combined 4 Yr Fellowship Medicine-Pediatrics/Allergy-Immunology-Rheumatology
Medical School: Umm Al-Qura University, Makkah, Saudi Arabia (MD)
Residency: Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children, Fairfax, VA
Research: Use of Rixtuximab in Autoimmune Disease

Abigail Gilbert, MD (2013-2017)
Combined 4 Yr Fellowship Medicine-Pediatrics/Rheumatology
Undergraduate: Brown University (BA)
Graduate: Northwestern University, Chicago, IL (MScin process)
Medical School: Vanderbuilt University School of Medicine (MD)
Residency: Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME
Research: Osteoarthritis and Physical Activity

Former Fellows