Current Fellows

First Year Fellows

William Atchley, MD, PhD

Undergraduate: University of Arkansas
Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Graduate School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Internal Medicine Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Research Interests: Drug discovery and development

Kenton Dover, MD

Undergraduate: East Carolina University
Medical School: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Residency: Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Research Interests: ICU Outcomes, ARDS, Respiratory virology in immunocompromised populations

Adriana Olariu, MD

Undergraduate: National College Elena Ghiba-Birta, Romania
Medical School: University of Medicine and Pharmacy "I. Hatieganu", Romania
Residency: Weiss Memorial Hospital/UIC Teaching Affiliate
Research Interest: Clinical research in sepsis, ICU outcomes, ARDS

Elizabeth Sonntag, MD

Undergraduate: Michigan State University
Medical School: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
Residency: Virginia Commonwealth University
Fellowship: MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, University of Chicago
Research Interests: Medical Ethics, End of Life Decisions, Advanced Life-Sustaining Therapies

Second 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
Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Residency: Charleston Area Medical Center, Charleston, West Virginia
Research Interest: Thoracic oncology and pleural 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

Third 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