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Current Fellows

Jaclyn Burch, M.D.

Jaclyn BurchHometown: Rochester, NY
Medical School: University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry
Neurology Residency: New York Presbyterian Hospital/ Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY

Jaclyn Burch is a PGY-5 Fellow in Vascular Neurology. She was born and raised on a fruit farm in Hilton, just outside of Rochester, NY. She completed residency in neurology at New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center where she served as chief resident in her final year. She was awarded the first annual John J. Caronna award for excellence in clinical neurology upon graduating. Before this, she attended medical school at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry where she was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society and awarded the Glasgow-Rubin Achievement award, awarded to the medical student graduating first in her class. She completed her undergraduate studies at Colgate University, graduating summa cum laude with high honors in behavioral neuroscience and where she also served as captain of her NCAA division I soccer team. In her free time, she enjoys camping and hiking, reading, baking (especially fruit-based dishes), and playing soccer.

Varun Chandra Reddy Pulakanti, M.D.

Varun PulankantiHometown: Upland, California
Medical School: St. George's University
Neurology Residency: Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA

Varun Pulakanti is a PGY-5 fellow in Vascular Neurology. Hailing from sunny California, Varun moved to the East Coast back in 2009, and has yet to look back.  He willingly traded his sunglasses and board shorts in for Down jackets and woolen scarves and seems destined for a life of shoveling snow and salting sidewalks in the northeast.  Along the way, he has served as Chief Resident of the Geisinger Neurology Residency Program and collected the Temple University Excellence in Teaching Award in 2018. Clinically, his interests include education and quality improvement. 

Igor Titoff, D.O.

Igor TipoffHometown: Sovetsk, Russia
Medical School: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Neurology Residency: Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA

Igor B. Títoff is a PGY-5 Fellow in Vascular Neurology. He attended medical school at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine after obtaining his law degree at Kaliningrad State University, Russia, practicing international adoptions and charitable projects, professional photography and business, and finally taking undergraduate pre-med science from Edinboro University in Edinboro, Pennsylvania. Originally from Western Russia, Igor enjoys art, history, philosophy, literature, international cinema, biking, and travel. Clinically, his interests include academic vascular neurology and neuroimaging.