Current Fellows

First Year Fellows

Robert (Bobby) Burkes, MD

Undergraduate: Allegheny College
Medical School: University of Toledo
Residency: University of Louisville
Research Interests: COPD, Quality Improvement in Chronic Lung Disease Care, Emergency Toxicology

Christina MacRosty, DO

Undergraduate: Oglethorpe University
Medical School: West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: Charleston Area Medical Center, Charleston, West Virginia
Research Interest: Influence of childhood environmental factors on adult lung disease 

Dustin Norton, MD

Undergraduate: Purdue University
Medical School: Indiana University
Residency: Duke University
Research Interest: Clinical research in sepsis, acute lung injury, and palliative care in the ICU

Ahmed Sesay, MD

Undergraduate: University Maryland
Medical School: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Residency: Cooper University Hospital
Research Interest:  Translational research in sepsis and acute respiratory distress syndrome

Second Year Fellows

Anna Conterato, MD

Undergraduate: Bowdoin College
Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin
Residency: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Research interests: pulmonary vasculitis, interventional pulmonology

 Sohini Ghosh, MD

Undergraduate: Kent State University
Medical School: Northeast Ohio Medical University
Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Residency: Case Western Reserve University Hospitals
Research interests: Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia

 Arun Kannappan, MD

Undergraduate: University of Texas at Austin
Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch
Internal Medicine/Pediatrics: Penn State University at Hershey Medical Center
Research Interests: ICU outcomes, quality improvement, and academic education

Blair Wendlandt, MD

Undergraduate: University of Kansas
Medical School: University of Kansas
Internal Medicine: University of Chicago
Research Interests: ICU outcomes, clinical prediction models

Third Year Fellows

C. Adrian Austin, MD

Undergraduate: University of Pennsylvania
Medical School: University of Mississippi Medical Center
Internal Medicine: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Geriatrics Fellowship: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Research Interests: Critical care in the elderly

Subhashini Sellers, MD

Undergraduate: New York University
Medical School: Jefferson Medical College
Internal Medicine: Thomas Jefferson University
Research Interests: Severe respiratory viral illness in HIV infected patients

Aaron Trimble, MD

Undergraduate: Eastern Mennonite University
Medical School: University of Virginia
Internal Medicine: University of Virginia
Research Interests: Biomarkers in Interstitial Lung Disease, Cystic Fibrosis

Fifth Year Fellow

Olivia Giddings, MD, PhD

Undergraduate: Dartmouth College
Graduate School: Washington University, St. Louis
Medical School: Washington University, St. Louis
Internal Medicine/Pediatrics: Vanderbilt University
Research Interests: Animal models of chronic lung disease