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Our Fellows

Current Fellows

Elizabeth NoceraThird Year Fellow

Elizabeth Nocera, D.O.

After completing her degree at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Elizabeth joined the Pediatric Residency Program at Golisano Children’s Hospital, University of Rochester Medical Center. She served as Chief Resident prior to beginning fellowship.She enjoys swimming, reading, watching movies and playing gin rummy with her husband.

Heather ReyesSecond Year Fellow

Heather Reyes, M.D., M.E.

Heather Reyes studied biomedical engineering at Stevens Institute of Technology in New Jersey. She earned her medical degree from Philadelphia's Temple University after which she completed a pediatric residency at the University of Rochester. Outside of medicine, Heather enjoys home renovation, gardening, and reading.

Melissa CullimoreFirst Year Fellow

Melissa Cullimore, M.D., Ph.D.

Melissa is from State College Pennsylvania. She completed her residency training in pediatrics at Geisinger Medical Center after graduating from the combined M.D./Ph.D. program at Thomas Jefferson University. She is interested in medical education and improving communication with families and is still figuring out what research she would like to pursue during fellowship. When not in the hospital, she enjoys hiking, cross country skiing, skijoring with her dogs, and spending time with her family.

Joseph KueblerFirst Year Fellow

Joseph Kuebler, M.D., M.B.A.

Dr. Kuebler is originally from the Buffalo area. He graduated from SUNY Geneseo before returning to Buffalo to attend medical school at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. He completed his pediatrics residency and chief residency at Yale New Haven Children's Hospital. Following residency, he completed a pediatric cardiology fellowship at Boston Children's Hospital with advanced training in cardiac imaging. Dr. Kuebler also obtained an MBA at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst through the American College of Physician Executives. His research interests include 3D and fetal echocardiography, cardiac MRI, and high fidelity simulation in healthcare. Outside of the hospital, he enjoys running, skiing, kayaking, and of course all things related to the Bills and Sabres.

Recent Graduates

Jennifer DeMichele, M.D.

Pediatric Intensivist
Sunrise Children's Hospital
Las Vegas, NV

Amanda Hall, M.D.

Pediatric Cardiac Intensivist
Carolinas HealthCare System, Levine Children's Hospital 
Charlotte, NC

Karen Sethi, M.D.

Pediatric Intensivist
Children's Anesthesiology Associates of New Jersey, Virtua Hospital
Voorhees, NJ 

Past Graduates

Daniel Rogers, M.D., M.H.A., M.S.

Pediatric Critical Care Intensivist
Janet Weis Children's Hospital, Geisinger Medical Center
Danville, PA

Stephen Tomek, M.D.

Pediatric Critical Care Intensivist 
The Medical Center at Navicent Health, Mercer University
Macon, GA

Renata Ostrowicki, M.D.

Attending Critical Care Physician
St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children
Philadelphia, PA

James Horstmann, M.D.

Pediatric Critical Care Intensivist
Levine Children's Hospital
Charlotte, NC

Elizabeth Scarlett, M.D.

Pediatric Critical Care Intensivist
Janet Weis Children's Hospital, Geisinger Medical Center
Danville, PA