Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Pediatrics

Recent Program Graduates

NamePositionInstitutionLocation
Laura Banks, MDLaura BanksPrimary Care PediatricsErie Family Health CenterChicago, IL
Aubrey Bonhivert, MDAubrey BonhivertPediatrics HospitalistSwedish Covenant HospitalChicago, IL
Jennifer Colgan, MDJennifer ColganEmergency Medicine FellowNorthwestern/Lurie Children'sChicago, IL
Tarin Coulas, MDTarin CoulasPrimary Care PediatricsGrand Haven-Spectrum HealtthGrand Haven, MI
Laura Eder, MDLaura EderChief Pediatric Resident (17-18)Northwestern/Lurie Children'sChicago, IL
Mary Elliott, MDMary ElliottPediatrics HospitalistNorthwestern/Lurie Children'sChicago, IL
Samantha Enstad, MDSamantha EnstadNeonatology FellowshipBoston Children's HospitalBoston, MA
Insiyah Gomberawalla, MDInsiyah GomberawallaUrgent Care PediatricsNorthwestern/Lurie Children'sChicago, IL
Genesis Han, MDGenesis HanPrimary Care PediatricsAllegro PediatricsBellevue, WA
Irene Hurst, MDIrene HurstEmergency Medicine FellowshipChildren's Hospital of ColoradoAurora, CO
Lindsay Jaeger, MDLindsay Riedl JaegerEmergency Medicine FellowshipSt. Louis Children's HospitalSt. Louis, MO
Mona Kansagra, MDMona KansagraPrimary Care PediatricsTown and Country PediatricsChicago, IL
Paris Kingsberry, MDParis KingsberryNeonatology FellowshipChildren's Hospital of PittsburghPittsburgh, PA
Lauren Lange, MDLauren LangeRheumatology FellowshipNorthwestern/Lurie Children'sChicago, IL
William Lewis, MDWilliam LewisAssistant Professor of PediatricsRush Pediatric Primary CenterChicago, IL
Elizabeth MacLean, MDElizabeth MacLeanPrimary Care PediatricsLos Alamos Children's ClinicLos Alamos, NM
Kyle MacQuarrie, MD, PhDKyle MacQuarrieHematology/Oncology FellowshipNorthwestern/Lurie Children'sChicago, IL
Christina Miller, MDChristina MillerPrimary Care PediatricsNemours Children's/Lake NonaOrlando, FL
Julia Pederson, MDJulia PedersonGeneral Pediatrics PracticeWeatherby HealthcareChicago, IL
Leila Posch, MDLeila PoschInfectious Diseases FellowshipChildren's Hospital of PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia, PA
Carolynn Price, MDCarolynn PriceChief Pediatric Resident (17-18)Northwestern/Lurie Children'sChicago, IL
Ernika Quimby, MDErnika QuimbyEmergency Medicine FellowshipChildren's Hospital of PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia, PA
Ariana Raufi, MDAriana RaufiUrgent Care PediatricsNorthwestern/Lurie Children'sChicago, IL
Chelsea Schotzko, MDChelsea SchotzkoHeamtology/Oncology FellowshipChildren's Hospital of ColoradoAurora, CO
Deborah Schwartz, MDDeborah SchwartzUrgent Care PediatricsPalo Alto Medical FoundationMountain View, CA
Michael Spewak, MDMichael SpewakChief Pediatric Resident (17-18)Northwestern/Lurie Children'sChicago, IL
Alicia Sprecher, MDAlicia SprecherNeonatology FellowshipChildren's Hospital of WisconsinMilwaukee, WI
Eleonore Valencia, MDEleonore ValenciaCritical Care FellowshipBoston Children's HospitalBoston, MA
Natalie Wu, MDNatalie Wu

Pediatrics Hospitalist

Hematology/Oncology Fellowship

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Seattle Children's Hospital

Chicago, IL

Seattle, WA

Jennifer Zabinsky, MDJennifer ZabinskyEndocrinology FellowshipUniversity of CA, San FranciscoSan Francisco, CA

NAME

POSITION

INSTITUTION

LOCATION

Suzanne Alfono

Suzanna Alfono

Primary Care Pediatrics

North Arlington Pediatrics

Arlington Heights, IL

alfieri.nina

Nina Alfieri

Chief Pediatric Resident (16-17)

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

badke.colleenColleen Badke

Chief Pediatric Resident (16-17)

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

barone.amanda

Amanda Barone

Fellowship: Medical Genetics

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

becktell.kerri

Kerri Becktell

Fellowship: Hematology/Oncology

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

Milwaukee, WI

brandt.elizabeth

Elizabeth Brandt

Primary Care Pediatrics

Crawford County Memorial Hospital

Denison, IA

brito.tara

Tara Brito

Primary Care Pediatrics

Oak Park Pediatrics

Oak Forest, IL

brooks.jenna

Jenna Brooks

Chief Pediatric Resident (16-17)

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

cornicelli.matthew

Matthew Cornicelli

Fellowship: Cardiology

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

devonshire.ashley

Ashley Devonshire

Fellowship: Allergy & Immunology

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

dorner.rebecca

Rebecca Dorner

Fellowship: Neonatology

Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD

hahn.grant

Grant Hahn

Fellowship: Critical Care Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

harris.rebecca

Rebecca Harris

Fellowship: Academic General Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

kamdar.opal

Opal Kamdar

Fellowship: Allergy & Immunology

Rush University Medical Center

Chicago, IL
kyler.kathryn

Kathryn Kyler

Fellowship: Hospital-Based Medicine

Children's Mercy Hospital

Kansas City, MO

lafata.ashleyAshley LaFata

Pediatric Hospitalist

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

lecuyer.matthew

Matthew Lecuyer

Fellowship: Emergency Medicine

Hasbro Children's Hospital/Brown University

Provience, RI

lolwing.alicia

Alicia Lolwing

Fellowship: Nonoperative Orthopaedics

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

Milwaukee, WI

lucey.kate

Kate Lucey

Fellowship: Hospital-Based Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

lund.emily

Emily Lund

Clinical Research Fellow in Dermatology

Northwestern University

Chicago, IL

mariani.allison

Allison Mariani

Pediatric Hospitalist

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

mayhew.colleen

Colleen Mayhew

Fellowship: Emergency Medicine

C.S. Mott Children's Hospital

Ann Arbor, MI

nelson.anika

Anika Nelson

Pediatric Hospitalist

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

Milwaukee, WI

petzel.amy

Amy Petzel

Pediatric Hospitalist

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

rossoff.jenna

Jenna Rossoff

Fellowship: Hematology/Oncology

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

saathoff.megan

Megan Saathoff

Primary Care Pediatrics

Kearney Clinic

Kearney, NE

seligman.eva

Eva Seligman

Urgent Care Pediatrics/Emergency Medicine Research

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

vangenderen.kristin

Kristin Van Genderen

Pediatric Hospitliast

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

weiss.aaron

Aaron Weiss

Pediatric Hospitalist

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

whaley.kaitlin

Kaitlin Whaley

Fellowship: Gastroenterology/Liver

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Cincinnati, OH

wolf.ashley

Ashley Wolf

Fellowship: Critical Care Medicine

Seattle Children’s Hospital

Seattle, WA

NAME

POSITION

INSTITUTION

LOCATION

Ladan Agharokh, MD

Ladan Agharokh

Pediatric Hospital-Based Medicine

UT-Southwestern Medical Center

Dallas, TX

Zachary Aldewereld, MD

Zachary Aldewereld

Fellowship: Infectious Diseases

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Amy Armstrong, MD

Amy Armstrong

Fellowship: Hematology/Oncology

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Elizabeth Byrne, MD

Elizabeth Byrne

Chief Pediatric Resident (15-16)

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Angela Chang, MD

Angela Chang

Fellowship: Allergy/Immunology

University of California, San Francisco

San Francisco, CA

Gal Finer, MD, PhD

Gal Finer

Assistant Professor: Kidney Diseases

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Allison Goldin, MD

Allison Goldin

Pediatric Hospital-Based Medicine

Advocate Sherman Hospital

Elgin, IL

Nishant Goyal, MD

Nishant Goyal

Primary Care Pediatrics

Palo Alto Medical Foundation

Dublin, CA

Christina Grant, MD, PhD

Christina Grant

Fellowship: Genetics & Metabolism

National Institutes of Health

Washington, DC

Elisabeth Jones, MD

Elisabeth Jones

Primary Care Pediatrics

Lawndale Christian Health Center

Chicago, IL

Sadie LaPonsie, MD

Sadie LaPonsie

Pediatric Hospital-Based Medicine

NorthShore University HealthSystem

Elgin, IL

Margeaux Le, MD

Margeaux Le

Pediatric Hospital-Based Medicine

Kaiser Permanente Medical Center

Los Angeles, CA

Patrick Lyons, MD

Patrick Lyons

Pediatric Hospital-Based Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Amanda Messinger, MD

Amanda Messinger

Fellowship: Pulmonary Medicine

Children’s Hospital of Colorado

Aurora, CO

Elizabeth Milkovich, MD

Elizabeth Milkovich

Fellowship: Developmental/Behavioral

Children’s Mercy Hospital

Kansas City, MO

Nicole Nejedly, MD

Nicole Nejedly

Fellowship: Endocrinology

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Mary Orr, MD

Mary Orr

Pediatric Hospital-Based Medicine

University of Alabama

Birmingham, AL

Alana Otto, MD

Alana Otto

Fellowship: Academic General Pediatrics

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Rachel Overdevest, MD

Rachel Overdevest

Primary Care Pediatrics

Pediatric Associates, P.A.

Newark, DE

Nathan Pajor, MD

Nathan Pajor

Chief Pediatric Resident (15-16)

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Stephen Pichler, MD

Stephen Pichler

Pediatric Hospital-Based Medicine

Rockford Memorial Hospital

Rockford, IL

Timothy Porter, MD

Timothy Porter

Primary Care Pediatrics & Telemedicine

Weissbluth Pediatrics

Chicago, IL

Kristen Rao, MD

Kristen Rao

Chief Pediatric Resident (15-16)

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Natalie Roebuck, MD

Natalie Roebuck

Fellowship: Critical Care Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Benjamin Rosenfeld, MD

Benjamin Rosenfeld

Pediatric Hospital-Based Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Alexandra Schultz, MD

Alexandra Schultz

Primary Care Pediatrics

Lakeview Pediatrics

Chicago, IL

Kavitha Selvaraj, MD

Kavitha Selvaraj

Fellowship: Academic General Pediatrics

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Sareen Shah, MD

Sareen Shah

Fellowship: Critical Care Medicine

Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

Maaria Syed, MD

Maaria Syed

Fellowship: Allergy/Immunology

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

Milwaukee, WI

Kristina Tebo, MD

Kristina Tebo

Post-Residency Medical Program

Samaritan’s Purse

Togo, West Africa

Zoe Tullius, MD

Zoe Tullius

Fellowship: Neonatology

University of Illinois at Chicago

Chicago, IL

Raina Vachhani, MD

Raina Vachhani

Fellowship: Adolescent Medicine

Seattle Children’s Hospital

Seattle, WA

NAME

POSITION

INSTITUTION

LOCATION

Robyn Bockrath

Hospital-Based Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Erica Chimienti

Fellowship: Allergy & Immunology

Rush University Medical Center

Chicago, IL

Jonathan Cogen

Fellowship: Pulmonary

Seattle Children’s

Seattle, WA

Dustin Dillon

Fellowship: Hematology/Oncology

Cincinnati Children's Hospital 

Cincinnati, OH

Hayley Dreyfuss

Primary Care Pediatrics

Child Health Associates, P.C.

Troy, MI

Nicole Erwin

Primary Care Pediatrics

Stapleton Pediatrics

Denver, CO

Andrea Freeman Kane

Fellowship: Neonatology

Emory University

Atlanta, GA

Elizabeth Groothuis

Chief Pediatric Resident (14-15)
Hospital-Based Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Lindsay Kaldor

Chief Pediatric Resident (14-15)
Hospital-Based Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Austin Kane

Fellowship: Cardiology

Emory University

Atlanta, GA

Alyssa Kriegermeier

Fellowship: Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

Nicholas Kuehnel

Fellowship: Emergency Medicine

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

Milwaukee, WI

Tracy Lyons

Primary Care Pediatrics

Erie Family Health Center

Chicago, IL

Sarah McAndrew

Chief Pediatric Resident (14-15)
Fellowship: Neonatology

Northwestern/Lurie Children's
Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin

Chicago, IL
Milwaukee, WI

Ashleigh Olson

Fellowship: Allergy and Immunology

University of Wisconsin, Madison

Madison, WI

Sandra Pertz

Primary Care Pediatrics

Orange County, California

Orange County, CA

Preethi Raghupatruni

Primary Care Pediatrics

Chicago Family Health Center

Chicago, IL

Caroline Reuter

Fellowship: Infectious Diseases

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Emily Roben

Fellowship: Emergency Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Katherine Speer

Primary Care Pediatrics

Erie Family Health Center

Chicago, IL

Rebecca Stephen

Hospital-Based Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Kavita Vankineni

Fellowship: Child Abuse Pediatrics

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Marie Vervaeke

Fellowship: Hematology/Oncology

Children’s National Medical Center

Washington, DC

Amelia Watkins

Primary Care Pediatrics

New Haven, CT

Caroline Watnick

Fellowship: Emergency Medicine

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Nashville, TN

Bridget Wild

Hospital-Based Medicine

NorthShore University

Evanston, IL

Sarah Wilkens

Fellowship: Cardiology

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Katie Wolfe

Fellowship: Critical Care Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Sara Zarnegar

Fellowship: Hematology/Oncology

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

New York, NY

NAME

POSITION

INSITUTION

LOCATION

Matthew Abts

Fellowship: Pulmonary Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Larisa Broglie

Fellowship: Hematology/Oncology

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Meredith Dixon

Officer: Epidemic Intelligence Service

Center for Disease Control

Atlanta, GA

James Felker

Fellowship: Hematology/Oncology

Emory University

Atlanta, GA

Tyler Harris

Fellowship: Cardiology

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Shayna Hibbs

Fellowship: Neonatology

Northwestern/Lurie Children's

Chicago, IL

Christine Higham

Fellowship: Hematology/Oncology

Children's National Medical Center

Washington, DC

Mira Hui

Chief Pediatric Resident (13-14)
Primary Care Pediatrics

Northwestern/Lurie Children’s
Kaiser Permanente Medical Center

Chicago, IL
San Francisco, CA

Kiley Johnson

Hospital-Based Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children’s

Chicago, IL

Rachel Kadakia

Fellowship: Endocrinology

Northwestern/Lurie Children’s

Chicago, IL

Sarah Kinsella

Primary Care Pediatrics

Fairview Sports & Orthopedic Care

Wyoming, MN

Irini Kolaitis

Hospital-Based Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children’s

Chicago, IL

Benjamin Kornfeld

Chief Pediatric Resident  (13-14)
Primary Care Pediatrics

Northwestern/Lurie Children’s
North Suburban Pediatrics

Chicago, IL
Evanston, IL

Emily Lieberman

Primary Care Pediatrics

Town and Country Pediatrics

Chicago, IL

Genna Lipkin

Primary Care Pediatrics

Child & Adolescent Health Associates

Chicago, IL

Alina Lopez

Hospital-Based Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children’s

Chicago, IL

Laura Mansfield

Fellowship: Cardiology

Boston Children's Hospital

Boston, MA

Nidhya Navanandan

Fellowship: Emergency Medicine

Denver Children's Hospital

Denver, CO

Meghan O'Neill

Fellowship: Neurodevelopmental Disabilities

Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD

Barry Pelz

Fellowship: Allergy/Immunology

Northwestern/Lurie Children’s

Chicago, IL

Hector Rodriguez

Fellowship: Allergy/Immunology

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Nashville, TN

Kirsten Rose-Felker

Fellowship: Cardiology

Emory University

Atlanta, GA

Hana Smith

Primary Care Pediatrics

Friend Family Health Center

Chicago, IL

Karla Wehrheim

Fellowship: Cardiology

Northwestern/Lurie Children’s

Chicago, IL

Jacqueline Winikoff

Hospital-Based Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children’s

Chicago, IL

Jordan Wright

Chief Pediatric Resident  (13-14)
Emergency Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children’s
Children’s Hospital Colorado

Chicago, IL
Denver, CO

Natalie Yapo

Fellowship: Emergency Medicine

University of Chicago

Chicago, IL

NAME

POSITION

INSTITUTION

LOCATION

Brittany Allen

Chief Pediatric Resident (12-13)
Primary Care Pediatrics

Northwestern/Lurie Children’s
University of Wisconsin, Madison

Chicago, IL
Madison, WI

Marin Arnolds

Hospital-Based Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children’s

Chicago, IL

Heather Begley

Primary Care Pediatrics

Lake Forest Pediatric Associates

Lake Forest, IL

Brian Boe

Fellowship: Cardiology

University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, MI

Timothy Casper

Hospital-Based Medicine

Washington University, St. Louis

St. Louis, MO

Nicole Christin

Fellowship: Nephrology

Northwestern/Lurie Children’s

Chicago, IL

John Darby

Hospital-Based Medicine

Texas Children's Hospital

Houston, TX

Stephanie Deal

Hospital-Based Medicine

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Nima Desai

Hospital-Based Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children’s

Chicago, IL

Zarina Dohadwala

Chief Pediatric Resident
Hospital-Based Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children’s Northwestern/Lurie Children’s

Chicago, IL
Chicago, IL

Katie Donnelly

Chief Pediatric Resident
Fellowship: Emergency Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children’s
Children's National Medical Center

Chicago, IL Washington, DC

Travis Gayles

Fellowship: Academic General Pediatrics

Northwestern/Lurie Children’s

Chicago, IL

Alanna Higgins

Hospital-Based Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children’s

Chicago, IL

Kyle Jackson

Fellowship: Hematology/Oncology

Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD

Jake Kurowski

Fellowship: Gastroenterology

Northwestern/Lurie Children’s

Chicago, IL

Manasa Mantravadi

Fellowship: Endocrinology

Cincinnati Children’s

Cincinnati, OH

Karen Maule

Primary Care Pediatrics

East Greenwich Pediatrics

East Greenwich, RI

Scott McEwen

Fellowship: Nephrology

Stanford University

Stanford, CA

Anna Milz

Primary Care Pediatrics

HealthEast Care System

Woodbury, MN

John Pires Ervoes

Fellowship: Pulmonology

Boston Children's Hospital

Boston, MA

Mary Prahl

Fellowship: Infectious Diseases

University of California, San Francisco

San Francisco, CA

Jake Rilinger

Fellowship: Critical Care

Northwestern/Lurie Children’s

Chicago, IL

Jeffrey Rubens

Fellowship: Hematology/Oncology

Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD

Anna Schwartz

Fellowship: Neonatology

Indiana University

Indianapolis, IN

Margaret Shane

Hospital-Based Medicine

Northwestern/Lurie Children’s

Chicago, IL

Andrew Shriner

Fellowship: Hospital-Based Medicine

Indiana University

Indianapolis, IN

Sarah Sobotka

Fellowship: Behavioral & Developmental Pediatrics

University of Chicago

Chicago, IL

Andrew South

Fellowship: Nephrology

Stanford University

Stanford, CA

Sonia Sterrett

Primary Care Pediatrics

Children's Healthcare Associates

Chicago, IL

Michelle Williams

Hospital-Based Medicine

Swedish Covenant Hospital

Chicago, IL