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Recent Graduates

Class of 2017
Congratulations to the Class of 2017!

Left to right:  Nicholas Venci, MD; Michael Vornovitsky, MD; John Nayda, MD;  Jim Eichelberger, Program Director; Erik Howell, MD; Nicholas Paivanas, MD

Graduation Information for Class of 2017

Name Year Fellowship Type Next Location City, State

Erik Howell, MD

2017

Clinical 3-yr

University of Rochester, IC Fellow

Rochester, NY

John Nayda, MD

2017

Clinical 3-yr

University of Rochester, IC Fellow

Rochester, NY

Nicholas Paivanas, MD

2017

Clinical 3-yr

Medstar Cardiology Associates

Annapolis, MD

Nicholas Venci, MD

2017

Clinical 3-yr

University of Rochester - Finger Lakes Cardiology

Canandaigua, NY

Michael Vornovitsky, MD

2017

Clinical 3-yr

University of Rochester - Highland Hospital

Rochester, NY

Zachary Lill, MD

2017

Electrophysiology

Cardiology Practice

Buffalo, NY

Genaro Fernandez, MD

2017

Interventional

University of Rochester, IC Fellow

Rochester, NY

Junsoo "Alex" Lee, MD

2017

Interventional

University of Rochester, IC Fellow

Rochester, NY

Graduation Information for Class of 2016

Name Year Fellowship Type Next Location City, State
Genaro Fernandez, MD 2016 Clinical 3-yr University of Rochester, IC Fellow Rochester, NY
Junsoo "Alex" Lee, MD 2016 Clinical 3-yr University of Rochester, IC Fellow Rochester, NY
Rebecca Schallek, MD 2016 Clinical 3-yr Highland Hospital, Cardiology Rochester, NY
Zachary Lill, MD 2016 Clinical 3-yr University of Rochester, EP Fellow Rochester, NY
Brad Stair, MD 2016 Clinical 3-yr Yale New Haven, IC Fellow New Haven, CT
Waseem Sajjad, MBBS 2016 Electrophysiology Cardiology Practice Binghamton, NY
Cameron Hall, MD 2016 Interventional Rochester General Hospital Rochester, NY

Graduation Information for Class of 2015

Name Year Fellowship Type Next Location City, State
Stephanie Carter, MD 2015 Clinical 3-yr Rochester General Hospital Rochester, NY
Rashaad Chothia, MD 2015 Clinical 3-yr University of Rochester, EP Fellow Rochester, NY
Rohit Gupta, MD 2015 Clinical 3-yr University of Rochester, IC Fellow Rochester, NY
Cameron Hall, MD 2015 Clinical 3-yr University of Rochester, IC Fellow Rochester, NY
Waseem Sajjad, MBBS 2015 Clinical 3-yr University of Rochester, EP Fellow Rochester, NY
Michael Katz, MD 2015 Electrophysiology Electrophysiology Associates Morristown, NJ
Dmitry Chuprun, MD 2015 Electrophysiology Rochester General Hospital Rochester, NY
Ryan Mandell, DO 2015 Electrophysiology Cardiology Practice Texas
Mohamad Alkhouli, MD 2015 Interventional Advanced Interventional Fellowship Training, Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN
Bryan Waits, MD 2015 Interventional Iberia Medical Center New Iberia, LA

Graduation Information for Class of 2014

Name Year Fellowship Type Next Location City, State
Scott Cameron, M.D. 2014 Clinical 3-yr University of Rochester Medical Center Rochester, NY
Andrew Davidson, M.D. 2014 Clinical 3-yr Central Connecticut Cardiologists, LLC Hartford, CT
Susan Lien, M.D. 2014 Clinical 3-yr Kaiser Permanente of Southern California Riverside, CA
Benjamin McClintic, M.D. 2014 Clinical 3-yr Guthrie Clinic Ithaca, NY
Rishin Shah, M.D. 2014 Clinical 3-yr Interventional Card Fellowship Hartford, CT
Matthew Jonovich, M.D. 2014 Interventional Michigan Cardiology Group Ypsilanti, MI
Benjamin Plank, M.D. 2014 Interventional Billings Cardiology Clinic Billings, MT
Amarinder Bindra, M.B.B.S 2014 Heart Failure Baylor Health Care  Dallas, TX

Graduation Information for Class of 2013

Name Year Fellowship Type Next Location City, State
Name Year Fellowship Type Next Location City, State
Andrew J. Brenyo, M.D. 2013 Electrophysiology Arrythmia Associates, Greenville University Health System Greenville, SC
Olena Dotsenko, M.D. 2013 Electrophysiology tbd  
Mohan Rao, M.B.B.S. 2013 Electrophysiology Ellis Hosp, Cardiology Associates of Schenectady Schenectady, NY
Alon E. Bar Sheshet, M.D. 2013 Electrophysiology Robin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus Petah Tiqva, Israel
Naila Choudhary, M.B.B.S. 2013 Heart Failure Cardiac Imaging, Stony Brook University SUNY Long Island, NY
Matthew R. Jonovich, M.D. 2013 Clinical 3-yr University of Rochester
Interventional Fellowship
Rochester, NY
Benjamin G. Plank, M.D. 2013 Clinical 3-yr University of Rochester
Interventional Fellowship
Rochester, NY
Michael G. Katz 2013 Clinical 3-yr University of Rochester
Electrophysiology Fellowship
Rochester, NY
John E. Reuter, M.D. 2013 Clinical 3-yr Heart Place, 16980 Dallas Parkway, Ste 200, 75248 Dallas, TX
Zachary R. Williams, M.D. 2013 Clinical 3-yr Intermountain Health Care St George, UT
Blake I. Gardner, M.D. 2013 Interventional Heart of Dixie Cardiology St George, UT 84790
Vijay K Krishnamoorthy 2013 Interventional Rochester General Hosp Rochester, NY

Graduation Information for Class of 2012

Name Year Fellowship Type Next Location City, State
Andrew J. Brenyo 2012 Clinical 3 -yr  University of Rochester, EP Fellow Rochester, NY
Ryan W. Connell, M.D. 2012 Clinical 3 -yr  UCVA Rochester, NY
Blake I. Gardner, M.D. 2012 Clinical 3 -yr  University of Rochester, IC Fellow Rochester, NY
Angelo J. Pedulla, M.D. 2012 Clinical 3 -yr  Highland Hospital, Cardiology Rochester, NY
Kevin J. Woolf, M.D. 2012 Clinical 3 -yr  Hillsboro Cardiology Hillsboro, OR
James D. Gallagher 2012 Electrophysiology Charleston Area Medical Center Charleston, WV
Petra Lynch 2012 Interventional Geisinger Medical Center Danville, PA
Eric R. Reeves 2012 Interventional Louisiana - Cardiology Louisiana
Waseem Sajjad, MBBS 2012 Heart Failure University of Rochester, Cardiovascular Fellowship Rochester, NY