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Veronica Kwiatkowski, M.D.

Second Year Fellow
Dr. Kwiatkowski completed her Pediatric residency at the University of Rochester Medical Center. During her residency, she developed an interest in allergic and dermatologic diseases in the pediatric population. She would like to focus her research during fellowship on allergies and eczema. She hopes to work on improving primary care management of these diseases, as well as explore ways to facilitate patient education about their diagnoses.

Ariel Reinish, M.D.

Second Year Fellow
Ariel grew up in Manalapan, New Jersey. She received her medical degree from the University of Rochester and then completed her pediatrics residency at URMC. Her clinical interests include caring for children with chronic illness and improving outreach to adolescent patients. Her academic interests include medical student and resident education and optimizing physician and patient utilization of the electronic medical record.

Michael Kantor, M.D.

First Year Fellow
Dr. Kantor grew up in West Bay Shore, NY. He completed his undergraduate studies at Stony Brook University in Stony Brook, NY and completed medical school at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Science in Buffalo, NY. After completing his Pediatric Residency at the University of Rochester, he served as a pediatric chief resident as well as a junior faculty member in the division of General Pediatrics. During his fellowship, Dr. Kantor is planning to complete a Masters of Science in Clinical Investigation. He has a variety of academic interests research interests including mental health, health literacy, community health, and the care of children with complex medical needs. In his spare time, he enjoys a variety of comics, books, TV, music, video games, and theater with his fiancé.

Caroline Kirby, M.D.

First Year Fellow
Caroline Kirby was born and raised in Rochester, NY. She completed her undergraduate studies at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, PA with a degree in biology and attended SUNY Upstate for medical school. She returned to Rochester to complete her pediatric residency training. The following year she served as a pediatric chief resident as well as a junior faculty member in the division of General Pediatrics. During her academic fellowship, she is pursuing a Master’s in Public Health. Her research interests include environmental health exposures as well as community organization and advocacy. She is an avid connoisseur of all cheese and really enjoys the Rochester restaurant scene.

Notable & Recent Graduates of the Program

Catherine Krafft, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Pediatric Hospital Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center (Rochester, NY)

Andrea Milne Wenderlich, M.D.

Assistant Professor, General Pediatrics
University of Rochester Medical Center (Rochester, NY)

Marybeth Jones, M.D., M.S.Ed.

Assistant Professor
University of Rochester Medical Center (Rochester, NY)

Sean M. Frey, M.D., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor
University of Rochester Medical Center (Rochester, NY)

Casey B. Rosen-Carole, M.D., M.P.H., M.S.Ed.

Medical Director of Lactation Services and Programs
University of Rochester Medical Center (Rochester, NY)

Meera Beharry, M.D., M.P.H.

Section Chief; Adolescent Medicine
Scott & White Healthcare (Temple, TX)

Jane Brotanek, M.D., M.P.H.

Pediatrician
Ridgefield Pediatric Associates (Ridgefield, CT)

Kelly A. Brown, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Residency Program Director, Dept of Pediatrics & Adolescence Medicine
Western Michigan University, Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine (Kalamazoo, MI)

Melissa Cellini, M.D., M.S.

Pediatric Hospitalist
Phelps Memorial Hospital (Westchester, NY)

Anne-Marie Conn, Ph.D., M.S

Senior Instructor
University of Rochester Medical Center (Rochester, NY)

Stephen R. Cook, M.D., M.P.H.

Associate Professor; Division of General Pediatrics
University of Rochester Medical Center (Rochester, NY)

Mark Craig, M.D., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor/Associate Program Director
Madigan Healthcare System (Tacoma, WA)

Sara Eleoff, M.D.

Pediatric Hospitalist
Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD)

Jennifer (Foltz) Wiltz, M.D.

Senior Medical Officer in the Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch of the CDC Division of Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention
Dr. Foltz leads the Paul Coverdell National Stroke Program, supports research and surveillance activities, and shapes national pediatric and informatics strategies in cardiovascular health.
Center for Disease Control and Prevention (Atlanta, GA)

MacKenzi Hillard, M.D.

Instructor, Pediatrics
Weill Cornell Medical College (New York, NY)

Cammie Hilliard, M.D.

Pediatrician
St. Elizabeth's Physicians (Baton Rouge, LA)

Margaret “Maggie” Holland, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.S.

Associate Research Scientist in Nursing, Division of Primary Care
Yale School of Nursing (New Haven, CT)

Alison Holmes, M.D., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics & of Community and Family Medicine;
Geisel School of Medicine Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center (Concord, NH)

Heather A. Paradis, M.D., M.P.H.

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

Cynthia M. Rand, M.D., M.P.H.

Associate Professor; Division of General Pediatrics
University of Rochester Medical Center (Rochester, NY)

Sarah Ronis, M.D., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine (Cleveland, OH)

Andrew Sherman, M.D.

Pediatrician
Bay Creek Pediatrics (Rochester, NY)

Ted Sigrest, M.D., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital (Cincinnati, OH)

Heidi Smith, M.D.

Clinical Instructor
Rochester General Hospital (Rochester, NY)

Danielle Thomas-Taylor, M.D.

Director, Specialty Medicine Center
Southern Regional Area Health Education Center (Fayetteville, NC)

Karen Wilson, M.D., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor, Pediatric Hospitalist Division
Children’s Hospital of Colorado (Aurora, CO)

Daniel Yawman, M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Rochester Medical Center (Rochester, NY)