Cardiology Fellows

(The fellows below represent fellows from all Cardiology fellowships, Cardiovascular Disease, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology and Interventional Cardiology.)

2016 Cardiology Fellows

Cassandra Buto-Colletti, DOCassandra Buto-Colletti, DO
Medical School: Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine, Henderson, NV
Residency: University of Illinois at Chicago

Vinh Chau, MDVinh Chau, MD
Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
Residency: Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA



Sampath Gunda, MBBSSampath Gunda, MBBS
Medical School: Osmania Medical College, IND, India
Residency: University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS



Narayan “Guru” Kowlgi, MBBSNarayan “Guru” Kowlgi, MBBS
Medical School: Maulana Azad Medical College
Residency: University of Connecticut/Internal Medicine (Categorical)



Jonah Pozen, MDJonah Pozen, MD
Medical School: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Rutgers, NJ
Residency: Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA



Cory Trankle, MDCory Trankle, MD
Medical School: Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA
Residency: Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA


2015 Cardiology Fellows

Sanah Christopher, MBBSSanah Christopher, MBBS
Medical School: University of Queensland School of Medicine, Herston QLD 4006 Australia 
Residency: Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA


Jonathan Isaac, MDJonathan Isaac, MD
Medical School: Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA
Residency: University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS


Vivak Master, MDVivak Master, MD
Medical School: East Tennessee State University James H. Quillen College of Medicine, Mountain Home, TN
Residency: University of Louisville, Louisville KY


Mohammad Rajab, MBBSMohammad Rajab, MBBS
Medical School: Kursk State Medical University, Russian Federation
Residency: Carney Hospital/Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA


Vikram Raje, DOVikram Raje, DO
Medical School: Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, Athens, OH
Residency: Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA


Edward Sawey, MDEdward Sawey, MD
Medical School: Rutgers Unniverity, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
Residency: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC


2014 Cardiology Fellows

Ricardo Cardona Guarache, MDRicardo Cardona Guarache, MD
Medical School: Universdad Central de Venezuela Escuela de Medicina Luis Razetti, Venezuela
Residency: Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA


Imran S. Farooq, MDImran S. Farooq, MD
Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
Residency: Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA



Michael P. O’Quinn, MD, PhDMichael P. O’Quinn, MD, PhD
Medical School: MD Medical Scientist Training program, and PhD, Biomedical Sciences at the Medical University of South Carolina
Residency: Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA


John Troy Owens, DOJohn Troy Owens, DO
Medical School: Edward Via Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Blacksburg, VA
Residency: Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA


Dhavalkumar Patel, MDDhavalkumar Patel, MD
Medical School: Medical College Baroda, India
Residency: Georgetown University Hospital/Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C.


Ali Yassen, MDAli Yassen, MD
Medical School: Royal College if Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
Residency: Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA


2012 Cardiology Fellows

Hammad Aziz, MD
Medical School: King Edward Medical College
Residency: Chester-Crozier Medical Center

Michael Lucas Gambill, DO
Medical School: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: VCU School of Medicine

Brian Keith Lentz, MD
Medical School: Tulane School of Medicine
Residency: Christiana Care Health System
Cardiovascular Emergency Medicine Research Fellowship: University of Virginia

George Mueller, DO
Medical School: Edward Via Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: VCU School of Medicine

Timothy Patrick Phelan, MD
Medical School: University of Maryland School of Medicine
Residency: University of Maryland

Rachit Mukeshbhai Shah, MBBS
Medical School: Smt. N.H.L. Municipal Medical College, Gujarat University
Residency: Chicago Medical School

2011 Cardiology Fellows

Rahel Alemu, MD
Medical School: Addis Ababa University
Residency: Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas

Linda Hu, MD
Medical School: University of Virginia
Residency: University of Cincinnati

Asad Mohmand, MB, BS
Medical School: Khyber Medical College
Residency: Michigan State University

Kalpesh Patel, MD
Medical School: University of Toledo College of Medicine
Residency: VCU School of Medicine

Kristen Thanavaro, MD
Medical School: George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Residency: University of Maryland

Sadia Shafi, MD
Medical School: Temple University School of Medicine
Residency: Georgetown University

2010 Cardiology Fellows

David Cotoni, DO, MCEP
Medical School: Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Frances Canet, MD
Medical School: VCU School of Medicine
Residency: George Washington University Hospital

Deepa Nandyal, MD
Medical School: Ambedkar Medical College
Residency: Wayne State University/Detroit Medical Center

Stephen Rennyson, MD
Medical School: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Residency: Carolinas Medical Center

Amit Varma, MD
Medical School: VCU School of Medicine
Residency: VCU School of Medicine