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First Year Fellow

Maha Kaissi, M.D.

Maha Kaissi, M.D.

Undergrad: Texas A&M University
Medical School: University of Texas – Houston

Maha was born in Baghdad, Iraq, but her family moved when she was one year old to Nederland, Texas, where she grew up. She attended Texas A&M University for her Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Sciences. She received her MD from McGovern Medical School in Houston, Texas, with a concentration in Global Health. She completed her residency in pediatrics at the University of Rochester in 2019 and completed a pediatric chief residency from 2019-2020. Her career interests include the care of children with medical complexity, medical education, quality improvement, and wellness. Outside of the hospital, she enjoys reading, traveling, all things Disney, spending time with family and friends, watching movies (especially at The Little Theatre in Rochester), being an Astros fan, and brunching.

Incoming Fellow for 2021-2022

Daniel Trigg, M.D.
Medical School: Robert Larner, MD College of Medicine at the University of Vermont, Burlington, VT
Residency Program: The Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital at Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME