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Recent Graduates


This year we graduated 3 outstanding clinicians, all of whom have chosen to stay in the Rochester area.

  • Fahad Saeed, MBBA is now on faculty at URMC in palliative care and nephrology, and he will continue doing research on palliative care perceptions and needs in the renal disease population.
  • Janine Fogarty, MD, is working at Unity Palliative Care and Hildebrandt Hospice Center.
  • Adam Cardina, MD, returned to F.F. Thompson Hospital where he’s working along with one of our palliative care faculty, Cheryl Williams, MD, on building the Palliative Care inpatient and outpatient clinics, as well as the hospice programs.

Earlier Years


  • Christopher G. Jons
  • Hobart Leung
  • Paul A Smith


  • Carly Dennis
  • Claudia Gonzalez Suarez
  • Rashmi Khadilkar
  • Hilary A Southerland


  • Thomas Carroll
  • Timothy  J Holahan


  • Christopher C Battaglia
  • Bethany  C Calkins
  • Roshni T Guerry