Meet Our Fellows

Syed Akbar, MD
Year: 1st Year
Birth Place: Lahore, Pakistan
Medical School: Punjab Medical College, Pakistan
Internship: Internal Medicine at University of Missouri Hospital, Columbia, MO
Board Certification: Not yet (08/2014)
Professional Interests: Hematology/Oncology
Personal Interests: Cricket
Why I Chose Cardiology at Upstate Medical University: Happy to be part of Upstate Medical University and looking forward to spending the next 3 years here with the hope to achieve my goals.
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Salman Chaudhry, MD
Year: 1st Year
Birth Place: Faisalabad, Pakistan
Medical School: Aga Khan University Medical College, Pakistan
Internship: Internal Medicine at DMC/WSU, Detroit Michigan
Board Certification: Not yet
Professional Interests: Hematology/Oncology
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Najam ud Din, MD
Year: 2nd Year
Birth Place: Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Medical School: Aga Khan University Medical College, Pakistan
Internship: Internal Medicine at SUNY Upstate Medical University
Board Certification: ABIM
Professional Interests: Hematology/Oncology
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Leonard Gitter, MD
Year: 3rd Year
Birth Place: Kiev, Ukraine
Medical School: Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
Internship: Internal Medicine at Winthrop University Hospital Mineola, NY
Board Certification: ABIM
College: Cornell University Ithaca, NY
Professional Interests: Hematology/Oncology
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Ian Pinto, MD
Year: 3rd Year
Birth Place: Mumbai, India
Medical School: Rajiv Gandhi Medical College, India
Internship: Internal Medicine at Unity Health Systems, Univ. of Rochester, Rochester, NY
Board Certification: ABIM
Professional Interests: Hematology/Oncology
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Aarati Poudel, MD
Year: 1st Year
Birth Place: Kathmandu, Nepal
Medical School: Institute of Medicine Tribhuvan University, Nepal
Internship: Internal Medicine at Unity Health Systems, Univ. of Rochester, Rochester, NY
Board Certification: ABIM
Professional Interests: Hematology/Oncology
Personal Interests: Skiing, Skydiving
A Little About Myself: Watching movies
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Merima  Ramovic, MD
Year: 3rd Year
Birth Place: Foca, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Medical School: Univ. of New England College of Osteopathic Med. Biddeford, ME
Internship: Internal Medicine at SUNY Upstate Medical University
Board Certification: Not yet
College: Utica College, Utica, NY
Professional Interests: Hematology/Oncology
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Archana Rao, MD
Year: 2nd Year
Birth Place: Mumbai, India
Medical School: Topiwala National Medical College, India
Internship: Internal Medicine at SUNY Upstate Medical University
Board Certification: ABIM
Professional Interests: Hematology/Oncology
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Namita Sharma, MD
Year: 2nd Year
Birth Place: Nangal Township, India
Medical School: Indira Gandhi Medical College, Shimla, India
Internship: Internal Medicine at SUNY Upstate Medical University
Board Certification: ABIM
Professional Interests: Hematology/Oncology
Personal Interests: Cooking, Reading
A Little About Myself: Outdoor activities like cycling, hiking
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Mijung Lee, MD
Year: Grad 2014
Birth Place: Seoul, South Korea
Medical School: SUNY Upstate Medical University
Internship: Internal Medicine at SUNY Upstate Medical University
Board Certification: ABIM
College: Hanyang University Seoul, South Korea
Professional Interests: Hematology/Oncology
Personal Interests: Music and Travel
Why I Chose Cardiology at Upstate Medical University: Upstate feels like home
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