CTS Alumni

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Since the first student graduated in 2001, more than 130 students have completed their degrees in the CTS Program. 

Our students have gone on to positions in academic medical centers and medical schools as well as in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries.

Learn more about our alumni and their careers below.

 

2016-Present
Trainee Year  Current or Last Known Position 
Robert Blanton 2017 MS, Assistant Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Nadine Al-Naamani 2016 MS, Instructor, U Pennsylvania
Jonathan Babyak 2016 MS, Resident, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts U
Natasha Holmes 2016 Certificate, Physician, University of Melbourne, Australia
Nadi Kaonga 2016 MS, Senior Program Manager, HealthEnabled
Amanda Leonberg 2016 MS, Asst Professor, Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine, U Pennsylvania
Deborah Linder 2016 MS, Head, Obesity Clinic for Animals, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts U
Rita McGill 2016 MS, Nephrologist, U Chicago
Nelya Melnitchouk 2016 MS, Director, Program in Peritoneal Malignancy, Surgeon, Brigham & Women's Hospital
Marzieh Mirhashemi 2016 MS, Technical Reviewer, Office of the Vice Provost, Tufts U
Masako Mizusawa 2016 MS, Fellow, Medical Microbiology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Tiffany Otero 2016 Certificate, Completing medical school, TUSM
Annie Mae Rodday 2016 PhD, Asst Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Benjamin Wessler 2016 MS, Asst Professor, Medicine, Tufts U School of Medicine

 

2011-2015
Trainee Year  Current or Last Known Position 
Hadel Alkofide 2015 PhD, Asst Professor, King Saud U, Saudi Arabia
Basem Almussallam 2015 MS, Resident, General Surgery, Lahey Hospital
Sameer Alqassimi 2015 Certificate, Resident, Internal Medicine, Texas Tech U
Osama Amro 2015 MS, Physician, Swedish Hospital, Seattle, WA
Huda Alyahyawi 2015 Certificate, Fellow, Psychiatry, Tufts MC
Ravi Bannuru 2015 PhD, Asst Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Christina Mule 2015 Certificate, Postdoctoral Clinical Psychology Fellow, Tufts MC
Jonathan Nyce 2015 Certificate, Medical Student, TUSM
Sonali Paul 2015 MS, Physician, Massachusetts General Hospital
Edgar Sanchez 2015 MS, Physician, Orlando Regional Medical Center & Health System
William Soares 2015 MS, Physician, Baystate Medical Center
Mihaela Stefan 2015 PhD, Assoc Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Sowmy Thuppal 2015 PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Purdue U
Jenica Upshaw 2015 MS, Physician, Tufts MC
Maha Alkofide 2014 MS, Resident, Medicine, McGill U, Quebec, Canada
Saud Alzahrani 2014 MS, Private Practice Physician
Robert Baumgartner 2014 Certificate, Cardiology Fellow, U Pittsburgh
Nira Hadar 2014 PhD, Epidemiology Consultant, Mapi
Katherine Johnson 2014 MS, Unavailable
Martin Krsak 2014 MS, Unavailable
Teresa May 2014 Certificate, Private Practice Physician
Katherine Michener 2014 MS, Nephrology Fellow, Tufts MC
Jayanta Mukherjee 2014 MS, Private Practice Physician
Rajaa Nahra 2014 MS, Private Practice Physician
Madhab Ray 2014 MS, Asst Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Aaron Rosenberg 2014 MS, Clinical Research Fellow, U California - Davis Medical Center
Wanda Wright 2014 Certificate, Asst Professor, Public Health & Community Service, TUSDM
Alysse Wurcel 2014 MS, Asst Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Ebaa Alawami 2013 MS, Dermatology Resident, U of Maryland Medical Center
Basem Alraddadi 2013 MS, ID Consultant, Kaing Faisal Specialist Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
David Drew 2013 MS, Instructor, Medicine, TUSM
Lauren Epstein 2013 MS, Medical Officer, EIA, Div of Healthcare Quality Promotion, CDC
Allison Geneve 2013 MS, Asst Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Alin John 2013 MS, Asst Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Michael Kelley 2013 MS, Asst Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Paul Lavigne 2013 Certificate, Hospitalist
JoAnna Leyenaar 2013 MS, Asst Professor, Pediatrics, TUSM
Michail Miigkos 2013 MS, Medical Advisor, BECRO Laboratory of Bioinformatics, U Thessaly, Greece
Faid Obeid 2013 Certificate, Clinical Research Coordinator, Tufts MC
Ronnie Ortiz 2013 MS, Cardiology Fellow, Louisiana State U Health Sciences Center
Saeed Shaffi 2013 MS, Asst Professor, U New Mexico
Alison Sullivan 2013 MS, Asst Professor, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Surgery, U Virginia
Adam Weston 2013 MS, Private Practice Physician
Moain Abu Dabrh 2012 MS, Fellow, Mayo Clinic
Furha Cossor 2012 MS, Asst Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Ioannis Koulouridis 2012 MS, Private Practice Physician
Ji Yeon Lee 2012 MS, Physician, Catholic U of Korea
Joanna Mitri 2012 MS, Private Practice Physician
Jennifer Lee Ricciardi 2012 MS, Asst Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Monika Schoels 2012 MS, Resident, Medicine, Hietzing Hospital, Austria
Navdeep Tangri 2012 PhD, Assistant Professor, Medicine, U Manitoba, Manitoba, Canada
Paul Vöhringer 2012 MS, Asst Professor, Psychiatry, Harvard School of Public Health
Asimenia Angelidou 2011 Certificate, Neonatology Fellow, Children's Hospital, Boston
Lisa Ceglia 2011 MS, Asst Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Issa Dahabreh 2011 MS, Asst Professor, Health Services, Policy and Practice, Brown U
Konstantinos Dionysios 2011 Certificate, Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellow, Boston University
Nuha El Sayed 2011 Certificate, Instructor, Medicine, Harvard; Dir, International Training Programs, Joslin Clinic
Presley Omoruyi 2011 Certificate, Unavailable
Smita Padala 2011 MS, Private Practice Physician
Christina Pelajo 2011 MS, Private Practice Physician
Abdul Saleem 2011 MS, Resident, Surgery, McGill U
Caitlin Sgarlat 2011 MS, Asst Professor, Pediatrics, SUNY Upstate Medical Center
Iris Streimish 2011 Certificate, Instructor, Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Annette Tobar 2011 MS, Private Practice Physician
Gautham Viswanathan 2011 MS, Private Practice Physician

 

2006-2010
Trainee Year  Current or Last Known Position 
Harmony Allison 2010 MS, Asst Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Jose Calvo-Broce 2010 MS, Unavailable
Padma Chandrasekaran 2010 MS, Deputy Director, Tuberculosis Research Center, India
Johanna Contreras 2010 MS, Asst Professor, Medicine, Mt Sinai School of Medicine
Aneet Deo 2010 MS, Private Practice Physician
Karin Hjalmarson 2010 MS, Baptist Health South Florida
Georgios Kitsios 2010 MS, Fellow, Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, U Pittsburgh
Andrew Lubin 2010 MS, Private Practice Physician
Swetal Patel 2010 MS, Private Practice Physician
Gowri Raman 2010 MS, Asst Professor, Medicine,TUSM
Madhumathi Rao 2010 PhD, Assoc Professor, Public Health & Community Medicine, TUSM
Shani Shastri 2010 MS, Asst Professor, Medicine, U Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Rachana Singh 2010 MS, Asst Professor,  Pediatrics, TUSM
Mihaela Stefan 2015 Certificate, Assoc Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Shih Hann Su 2010 MS, Hopital Notre-Dame du CHUM, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Ashan Alam 2009 MS, Faculty, Medicine, McGill University Health Centre
Alawi Ali Yahya Alsheikh Ali 2009 MS, Cardiologist, Institute of Cardiac Sciences, Dubai, UAE
Peter Castaldi 2009 MS, Instructor, Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Ezra Gabbay 2009 MS, Physician, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
Gilberto Torres Madriz 2009 MS, Physician, Baptist Health South FLorida
Thomas Wuerz 2009 MS, Physician, Alina Health, MN
Martin Wagner 2009 MS, Institute for Clinical Epidemiology & Biometry, U Würzburg, Germany
Emily Dulude 2008 MS, Private Practice Physician
Ranjani Moorthi 2008 MS, Asst Professor, Medicine, Indiana U
Lian Quach 2008 MS, Adjunct Asst Professor, Public Health & Community Medicine, TUSM
Dena Rifkin 2008 MS, Asst Professor, U California - San Diego
Nichloas Stoychef 2008 MS, Private Practice Physician
Jill Young 2008 MS, Private Practice Physician
Jennifer Chow 2007 MS, Asst Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Alissa Muniz Crim 2007 MS, Physician, Miami Children's Hospital
Ritesh Dhar 2007 MS, Physician, Intermountain Healthcare, Utah
Marci Drees 2007 MS, Infection Prevention Officer and Hospital Epidemiologist, Christiana Health Care System
Essem Elsayed 2007 MS, Physician, North Texas VA Health Care System
Gary Fanjiang 2007 MS, Divisional Vice President, Asia-Pacific Research & Development, Abbott Nutrition
Craig Gordon 2007 MS, Asst Professor, Medicine, Boston U School of Medicine
Bertrand Jaber 2007 MS, Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Ashish Mahajan 2007 MS, Private Practice Physician
Catherine Milch-Malamut 2007 MS, Medical Director, Millenium Pharmaceuticals
Christina Kwak Yuhan 2007 MS, Private Practice Physician
Kathleen Bungay 2006 MS, Assoc Professor, Pharmacy Practice, Northeastern U
Joline Chen 2006 MS, Asst Professor, Medicine, U California - Irvine
Lisa Davidson 2006 MS, Medical Director, Antimicrobial Support Network, Carolinas Healthcare System
George Fares 2006 MS, Private Practice Physician
Yoav Golan 2006 MS, Assoc Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Judith Hinchey 2006 MS, Asst Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Juliette Madan 2006 MS, Asst Professor, Pediatrics, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth
Nombulelo Magula 2006 MS, Physician, Nelson Mandela School of Medicine, Natal, South Africa
D Mkaya Mwamburi 2006 PhD, Vice President, Health Economics & Outcomes Research
Anastassios Pittas 2006 MS, Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Denise Rollinson 2006 MS, Emergency Department Physician
Mark Salvatore 2006 MS, Instructor, Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hosp
Jonathan Sosnov 2006 MS, Private Practice Physician
Alexander White 2006 MS, Assoc Professor, Medicine, TUSM

 

2001-2005
Trainee Year  Current or Last Known Position 
Kevin Chin 2005 MS, Group Director,  Oncology Clinical Research, Bristol Myers Squibb
Linda Fu 2005 MS, Assoc Professor, Pediatrics, George Washington U
D Neil Hayes 2005 MS, Assoc Professor, Clinical Research, U North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Beata Puri 2005 MS, Private Practice Physician
George Russell 2005 MS, Asst Professor, Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Mark Sarnak 2005 MS, Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Shruti Sheth 2005 MS, Private Practice Physician
Lesley Stevens Inker 2005 MS, Assoc Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Katrin Uhlig 2005 MS, Director, Epidemiology, Quintiles
Manish Amin 2004 MS, Private Practice Physician
Michael Dansinger 2004 MS, Asst Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Shira Doron 2004 MS, Assoc Professor, Medicine, TUSM
James Hagadorn 2004 MS, Asst Professor, Pediatics, U Connecticut School of Medicine
T Christian Mix 2004 MS, Executive Medical Director, Global Development, Amgen
Kalyani Murthy 2004 MS, Assoc Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Florence Solages 2004 MS, Private Practice Physician
Daniel Weiner 2004 MS, Assoc Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Wai Shun Wong 2004 MS, Cardiologist, William Beaumont Hospital, MI
Tauqeer Karim 2003 MS, Medical Director, Global Patient Safety, Vertex
Alexander Macalalad 2003 MS, Associate, Analysis Group
Vandana Menon 2003 MS, Senior Director, Cubist Pharmaceuticals
Manoj Reddy 2003 MS, Private Practice Physician
Geoff Teehan 2003 MS, Private Practice Physician
Matthew Trokel 2003 MS, Asst Professor, Emergency Medicine, TUSM
Anthony Waddimba 2003 MS, Health Services Researcher, Basset Healthcare Network
Christopher Gill 2002 MS, Assoc Professor, Global Health, Boston U School of Public Health
John Gill 2002 MS, Assoc Professor, Medicine University of British Columbia, Canada
Waqar Kazmi 2002 MS, Professor, Karachi Medical & Dental College, Pakistan
Mark Unruh 2002 MS, Asst Professor, U Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Rekha Abichandani 2001 MS, Medical Director, Genzyme
Jorge Barinaga 2001 MS, Asst Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Dana Miskulin 2001 MS, Assoc Professor, Medicine, TUSM
Harry Moskowitz 2001 MS, Asst Professor, Pediatrics, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine
John Ogren 2001 MS, Private Practice Physician

 

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The priority application deadlines are as follows:

December 1: Basic Science Division PhD Programs

February 15: Building Diversity in Biomedical Sciences

March 31: Post-Baccalaureate Research Program

May 1: Clinical & Translational Science, MS in Pharmacology & Drug Development

June 15: Online Certificate in Fundamentals of Clinical Care Research