Education

The body MRI section in the Department of Radiology leverages a rapidly growing clinical volume, outstanding MRI equipment, and dedicated clinical and research faculty to create a unique environment for learning. Trainees include residents, fellows, and visitors.

Current Fellows

Alexandra Besser
Stanford Medicine, Stanford, CA
Fellowship, Body MRI 2023-2024
 
University of California, San Diego, CA
Residency, Diagnostic Radiology
 
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL
Medical School
 
University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA
BS, Biology
Andrew Gomella
Stanford Medicine, Stanford, CA
Fellowship, Body MRI 2023-2024
 
Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
Residency, Diagnostic Radiology
 
Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
Medical School
 
The George Washington University, Washington, D.C.
BS, Physics
Surbhi Raichandani
Stanford Medicine, Stanford, CA
Fellowship, Body MRI 2023-2024
 
University of Arkansas of Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR
Residency, Diagnostic Radiology
 
Dr. S. N. Medical College, Jodhpur, India
Medical School
Nancy Zhang
Stanford Medicine, Stanford, CA
Fellowship, Body MRI 2023-2024
 
University of California, San Diego, CA
Residency, Diagnostic Radiology
 
University of California, San Diego, CA
Medical School
 
Harvard College
BA, Economics

Alumni

2023

Residency: University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Medical School: Tehran University of Medical Sciences Tehran, Iran

Negaur Iranpour, MD
2022-2023

Current:
Clinical Professor, Stanford University, School of Medicine

Residency: Hartford Hospital Radiology Residency Program, Hartford, CT
Medical School: Madras Medical College, Chennai, India

Praveen Jayapal, MBBS
2022-2023, Partial

Current:
Clinical Instructor, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford

Residency: UT Southwestern Diagnostic & Nuclear Radiology, Dallas, TX
Medical School: UT Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX
Undergrad: Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

Robert Carson Sibley, MD
2022-2023

Current:
Radiologist, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Residency: University of California, San Diego, CA
Medical School: University of California, San Diego, CA
Undergrad: University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA

Kang Wang, MD
2022-2023

Current:
Assistant Professor, University of California, San Francisco

Residency: Beaumont Health-Farmington Hills, MI
Medical School: Michigan State University College, East Lansing, MI of Osteopathic Medicine
Undergrad: Grand valley State University, Allendale, MI

Zachary Franks, MD
2022-2023

Current:
Radiologist, Tahoe Carson Radiology, Carson City, NV

2022

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Yosef Chodakiewitz, MD
2021-2022

Current:
Radiologist, Prenuvo

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Cheng (William) Hong, MD
2021-2022
Current:
Assistant Professor, University of California, San Francisco
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Ali Moalem, MD
2021-2022

Current:
Assistant Professor, Columbia University

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Avishkar Sharma, MD
2021-2022

Current:
Radiologist, Einstein Healthcare Network

2021

Residency: Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL
Medical School: Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL
Undergrad: University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Ali Agely, MD
2020-2021

Current:
Mayo Clinic Florida

Residency: Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL
Medical School: University of Texas Health at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX
Undergrad: University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX

Jonathan (Philip) Lam, MD
2020-2021

Current:
American Radiology Associates, Dallas, TX

Residency: University of Texas Health at Houston, Houston, TX
Medical School: Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA
Undergrad: Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA

Manoj Mathew, MD
2020-2021

Current:
University of Pennsylvania

Residency: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, CA
Medical School: Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA
Undergrad: University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA

Bradley Monteforte, MD
2020-2021

Current:
Santa Clara Valley Medical Center

2020

Residency: Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL
Medical School: Stanley Medical College, Tamil Nadu, India

Anugayathri Jawahar, MD
2019-2020

Current: 
Assistant Professor, Northwestern

Residency: Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Medical School: Pritzker School of Medice, The University of Chicago
Undergrad: Emory University

Karthik Sundaram, MD, PhD
2019-2020

Current:
Assistant Professor, University of Pennsylvania

Residency: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Medical School: Temple University School of Medicine
Undergrad: University of California, Los Angeles

Ali Syed
2019-2020

Current:
Clinical Assistant Professor, Stanford University, School of Medicine

2019

Residency: University of California San Diego, San Diego
Medical School: University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
Undergrad: University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA

Ryan Brunsing, MD, PhD
2018-2019

Current:
Clinical Assistant Professor, Stanford University, School of Medicine

Residency: Stanford Medicine, Stanford, CA
Medical School: Albert Einstein School of Medicine, Bronx, NY
Undergrad: Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

Angela Fast, MD
2018-2019

Current:
Assistant Professor, Allegheny Health Network

Residency: University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Medical School: University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Undergrad: University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Signy Holmes, MD
2018-2019

Current:
Radiologist, University of Manitoba

Residency: University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA
Medical School: Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
Undergrad: Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Vipul Sheth, PD, PhD
2018-2019

Current:
Assistant Professor, Stanford University, School of Medicine

Residency: Stanford Medicine, Stanford, CA
Medical School: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
Undergrad: Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

Preeti Sukerkar, MD, PhD
2018-2019

Current:
Assistant Clinical Professor, Palo Alto VA

2018

Residency: University of Florida Health, Jacksonville, FL
Medical School: Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

Farzin Imani, MD, PhD
2017-2018

Current:
Kaiser Permanente, Los Angeles

Residency: Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ
Medical School: Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
Undergrad: University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA

Albert Roh, MD
2017-2018

Current:
Attending Physician, Maricopa Medical Center; Clinical Instructor, Stanford University

Residency: Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
Medical School: Northeast Ohio Medical University, Rootstown, OH
Undergrad: Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

Jamil Shaikh, MD
2017-2018
Current:
Emory Healthcare

Current: Radiologist, Université de Montréal, Montréal, Canada
Residency: Centre hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal, Montréal, Canada
Medical School: Université de Montréal, Montréal, Canada
Undergrad: Marianopolis College, Montréal, Canada

Kim-Nhien Vu, MD
2017-2018

Current:
Montreal

2017

Current: Consultant Radiologist, Braid Medical Group, San Francisco, CA; Consultant Radiologist, Teleradiology-AI startup, Sacramento, CA; Fee-Basis Physician, Sacramento Mather Hospital, VA Health System, Sacramento, CA
Residency: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, CA
Medical School: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Undergrad: Duke University, Durham, NC

Anshul Haldipur, MD
2016-2017

Current:
University of Colorado

Residency: Stanford University, Stanford, CA
Medical School: Penn State University, Hershey, PA
Undergrad: University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Michael Muelly, MD
2016-2017
Current:
Clinical Assistant Professor, Stanford School of Medicine/Google Cloud Healthcare; Co-Founder, NewCo
Current:

Current: Radiologist, Centre Diagnostic Imaging, State College, PA
Residency: University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD
Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
Undergrad: Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

Paul Stoddard, MD
2016-2017
Current:
VA Pittsburg Healthcare System

2016

Residency: Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford
Medical School: UCSF
Undergrad: Harvard University

Stephanie Chang, MD
2015-2016
Current:
Clinical Assistant Professor, VA Palo Alto Healthcare System

Residency: University of British Columbia
Medical School: University of British Columbia
Undergrad: University of British Columbia

Steven Co, MD
2015-2016

Current:
Clinical Instructor, Lions Gate Hospital, Vancouver, BC; Partner, North Shore Medical Imaging Clinic, North Vancouver, Canada

2015

Residency: University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Medical School: Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Undergrad: Vanderbilt, Nashville, TN

Alex Lewis, MD
2014-2015

Current:
Partner, Boca Radiology Group – Boca Raton Regional Hospital

Current: Assistant Professor, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL
Residency: University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Medical School: University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Undergrad: University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Piotr Obara, MD
2014-2015

Current Location: North Shore University Health System

2014

Residency: University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Medical School: Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR
Undergrad: Tufts University, Medford, MA

Kristen Gaarder, MD
2013-2014

Current:
Radiologist, Modesto Radiology Imaging

Residency: Stanford University, Stanford, CA
Medical School: Stanford University, Stanford, CA
Undergrad: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Andreas Loening, MD, PhD
2013-2014

Current:
Assistant Professor, Stanford University, School of Medicine

2013

Residency: University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Medical School: Stanford University, Stanford, CA
Undergrad: Duke University, Durham, NC

Thomas Hope, MD
2012-2013
Current:
Associate Professor, UCSF

Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
Medical School: University Ss, Cyril and Methodius, Macedonia, Europe

Iva Petkovska, MD
2012-2013

Current:
Assistant Attending, Memorial Sloan Kettering; Assistant Professor of Radiology, New York
Weil Cornell Medical School

Current: Captain, Medical Corps, United States Navy; Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, VA; Director, (Chief Operating Officer) Clinical Support (Ancillary) Services; Director, Health Evaluation and Lifestyle Management Executive Medicine Program (HELM)
Residency: Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA
Medical School: University of Health Sciences
Undergrad: Southwest Missouri State University, Springfield, MO

Christopher Way, DO
2012-2013

Current Location: Sentara Healthcare – Optima Health

2012

Residency: Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Medical School: University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
Undergrad: University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario

Sharon Clarke, MD, PhD
2011-2012

Current:
Associate Professor, Dalhousie University

2011

Residency: University of Texas/MD Anderson Cancer Center, Austin, TX
Medical School: University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
Undergrad: University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA

Alan Xu, MD
2010-2011

Current:
Staff Radiologist, National Teleradiology Program VA, CA

2010

Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
Medical School: Charité - University Medicine, Berlin, Germany

Moritz Kircher, MD
2009-2010

2009

Residency: Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL
Medical School: Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
Undergrad: Stanford University, Stanford CA

Phillip Young, MD
2008-2009

Current:
Professor of Radiology and Chair of the Division of Body MRI, Mayo, MN

2008

Residency: Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Medical School: University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS
Undergrad: Loyola University, Chicago, IL

Douglas Lake, MD
2007-2008

Current:
Radiologist, McFarland Clinic and Mary Greeley Medical Center, Ames, IA, Boone County Hospital

2007

Residency: David Grant Medical Center, Travis Air Force Base, Fairfield, CA
Medical School: Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA
Undergrad: Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA

Adrianne Thompson, MD
2006-2007

Current:
David Grant Medical Center, Travis Airforce Base

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