Alumni

Current Pediatric Surgery Fellows:

Farokh Demehri

Dr. Farokh Demehri 
Dr. Farokh Demehri is a clinical fellow in pediatric surgery at Boston Children’s Hospital.  He completed his general surgery training at the University of Michigan and his medical degree at the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Somala Mohammed

Dr. Somala Mohammed
Dr. Somala Mohammed is a clinical fellow in pediatric surgery at Boston Children’s Hospital.  She completed her general surgery training at Baylor College of Medicine and her medical degree at Harvard Medical School.

Prathima Nandivada

Dr. Prathima Nandivada 
Dr. Prathima Nandivada is a clinical fellow in pediatric surgery at Boston Children’s Hospital.  She completed her general surgery training at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and her medical degree at SUNY Stony Brook University School of Medicine.


Graduates of the Pediatric Surgery Fellowship
Boston Children’s Hospital
Pediatric Surgery Fellowship Program

List of Graduates 1937 to 2017:

1937

Charles Ferguson, M.D.

 

1938

Robert E. Gross, M.D.

 

1939

Thomas W. Botsford, M.D.

Jesus Lozoya-Solis, M.D.

 

1940

Dean W. Tanner, M.D.

 

1941

Robert R. White, M.D.

Charles L. Dimmler, M.D.

Orvar Swenson, M.D.

 

1942

Alexander Bill, M.D.

 

1943

Henry Swan, M.D.

Tague C. Chisholm, M.D.

 

1944

William H. Scott, Jr., M.D.

 

1946

Willis J. Potts, M.D.

Paul E. Ware, M.D.

Daniel M. Hays, M.D.

C. Everett Koop, M.D.

 

1947

Joseph R. Bowman, M.D.

 

1948

Luke W. Able, M.D.

H. WM. Clatworthy, Jr., M.D.

Kenneth J. Welch, M.D.

 

1949

Luther A. Longino, M.D.

Thomas C. Moore, M.D.

Bernard J. Spencer, M.D.

 

1950

Lawrence K. Pickett, M.D.

 

1951

Nicholas M. Stahl, M.D.

Irving A. Meeker, M.D.

Richard Lemmer, M.D.

 

1952

Hugh B. Lynn, M.D.

George W. Holcomb, M.D.

 

1953

Pieter A. DeVries, M.D.

Colin C. Ferguson, M.D.

 

1954

Harry C. Bishop, M.D.

Theodore C. Jewett, Jr., M.D.

 

1955

Robert J. Izant, Jr., M.D.

Samuel R. Schuster, M.D.

James R. Lloyd, M.D.

William Richardson, M.D.

 

1956

Earle L. Wrenn, Jr., M.D.

E. Ide Smith, M.D.

 

1957

Lester W. Martin, M.D.

Adrian Jenson, M.D.

Alan D. Shafer, M.D.

 

1958

Robert G. Allen, M.D.

Frank Rathauser, M.D.

Lester R. Sauvage, M.D.

Thomas S. Morse, M.D.

Morton M. Woolley, M.D.

 

1959

Alf E. Gunderson, M.D.

Thomas M. Holder, M.D.

 

1960

Richard S. Owings, M.D.

Jens G. Rosenkrantz, M.D.

Keith M. Schneider, M.D.

Arnold H. Colodny, M.D.

S. Frank Redo, M.D.

W. Hardy Hendren, III, M.D.

 

1961

Gianfranco Frittelli, M.D.

Judson G. Randolph, M.D.

Gerald T. Zwiren

 

1962

David L. Collins, M.D.

Lucian L. Leape, M.D.

 

1963

George A. Harkins, M.D.

William N. Kincannon, M.D.

 

1964

Robert M. Filler, M.D.

Laurence A. Somers, M.D.

 

1965

Richard K. Danis, M.D.

Angelo J. Eraklis, M.D.

Thomas C. Putnam, M.D.

 

1966

Louis F. Plazak, M.D.

John D. Burrington, M.D.

 

1967

Edward S. Tank, M.D.

Kenneth R.T. Tyson, M.D.

David S. Trump, M.D.

 

 

1968

J. Bruce McGovern, M.D.

Arnold C. Coran, M.D.

 

1969

Peter B. Mansfield, M.D.

 

1970

Samuel H. Kim, M.D.

Stephen J. Shochat, M.D.

Justin H. Kelly, M.D.

 

1971

Willis H. Williams, M.D.

Alberto Pena, M.D.

 

1972

Arvin I. Philippart, M.D.

Timothy G. Canty, M.D.

 

1973

Anton Vos, M.D.

George G. Mackie, M.D.

 

1974

Howard M. Snyder, III, M.D.

 

1975

Thomas V.N. Ballantine, M.D.

 

1976
Pedro J. Rossello, M.D.

 

1977

Charles D. Smith, M.D.

Gerald Weinberg, M.D.

 

1978
Marshall Z. Schwartz, M.D.

 

1979

David Tapper, M.D.
Deceased

 

1980

John Noseworthy, M.D.

Deceased

1981

Richard P. Harmel, Jr., M.D.
St. Petersburg, FL

 

1982

Theodore Z. Polley, Jr., M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery

Active Emeritus, Pediatric Surgery
University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, Michigan

 

1983

Joseph P. Vacanti, M.D.
Surgeon in Chief, Massachusetts General Hospital for Children
Deputy Director, Center for Regenerative Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

John Homans Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts

 

1984

Preston R. Black, M.D.
Deceased

 

1985

Robert C. Shamberger, M.D.
Chief, Department of Surgery, Boston Children's Hospital
Robert E. Gross Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts

 

1986

Craig W. Lillehei, M.D.
Senior Associate in Surgery Transplant Surgeon
Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School
Boston Children's Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts

 

1987

Michael P. LaQuaglia, M.D.
Chief, Pediatric Surgical Service

Joseph H. Burchenal Chair in Pediatrics

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

New York, New York

 

1988

N. Scott Adzick, M.D.

Surgeon-in-Chief

Founder & Director, Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

1989

Jay M. Wilson, M.D

Retired Senior Associate in Surgery, Boston Children's Hospital

Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

 

1990

Dennis Lund, M.D.

Professor, Division of General Surgery

Chairman, Division of General Surgery

Surgeon-in-Chief, University of Wisconsin Children’s Hospital

Madison, Wisconsin

 

1991

Jay J. Schnitzer, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Chief Medical Officer, Vice President

Boston Scientific Corporation

Marlborough, Massachusetts

 

1992

Steven Stylianos, M.D.

Clinical Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics

FIU College of Medicine

Chief, Department of Pediatric Surgery

Medical Director, Pediatric Trauma Services

Miami Children's Hospital

Miami, Florida

 

1993

Michael G. Caty, M.D., MMM

State University of New York at Buffalo

John E. Fisher Professor of Pediatric Surgery

Surgeon-in-Chief and Director of Surgical Services

Women’s & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo

Buffalo, New York

 

1994

Steven J. Fishman, M.D.

Senior Associate in Surgery, Children's Hospital Boston

Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Stuart and Jane Weitzman Family Chair in Surgery

Co-director, Vascular Anomalies Center

Boston, Massachusetts

 

1995

Nicholas C. Saenz, M.D.

Clinical Professor of Surgery

University of California, San Diego

Rady Children’s Hospital

San Diego, California

 

1996

Russell Jennings, M.D.

Associate in Surgery, Children's Hospital Boston

Co-director, Esophageal Advanced Treatment Center

Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Boston, Massachusetts

 

1997

Terry Buchmiller, M.D.

Assistant in Surgery, Children's Hospital Boston

Co-Director, Advanced Fetal Care Center

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Boston, Massachusetts

 

1998

John DiFiore, M.D.

Staff Pediatric Surgeon

Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Cleveland, Ohio

 

1999

Anne C. Fischer, M.D

Staff Surgeon, Dallas Children’s Medical Center

Assistant Professor, University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School

Dallas, Texas

 

2000

Thomas E. Hamilton, M.D.
Assistant in Surgery

Assistant Program Director, Pediatric Surgery Fellowship Training Program

Boston Children’s Hospital

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Boston, Massachusetts

 

2001

Konstantinos Papadakis, M.D.

Assistant in Surgery, Children's Hospital Boston

Assistant Professor in Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Boston, Massachusetts

 

2001

Mark Puder, M.D, Ph.D.

Associate in Surgery, Children's Hospital Boston

Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Boston, Massachusetts


2002

Heung Bae Kim, M.D.                   

Director, Pediatric Transplant Center, Boston Children’s Hospital

Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Boston, Massachusetts

 

2003

Edmund Y. Yang, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Saint Louis University School of Medicine

Co-Director, Saint Louis Fetal Care Institute

Director, Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Service

Cardinal Glennon Children’s Medical Center

St. Louis, Missouri

                       

2004

Sidney M. Johnson, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery

John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii

Chief of General Surgery

Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children

Honolulu, Hawaii

 

2005

Christopher S. Muratore, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery & Pediatrics, Department of Surgery

Hasbro Children’s Hospital

Providence, Rhode Island

 

2006

Christopher B. Weldon, M.D., Ph.D.

Director, Surgical Critical Care Fellowship Program

Children's Hospital Boston

Associate Professor in Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Boston, Massachusetts

 

2007

Bradley C. Linden, M.D

 

 

 

2008

Patrick J. Javid, M.D.                                

Associate Professor of Surgery and Pathology

Seattle Children’s Hospital

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery

University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington

General Surgery Training Program: Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA

 

2009

Charles Jason Smithers, M.D.

Assistant in Surgery, Department of Surgery

Boston Children’s Hospital

Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

 

2010

Kimberly Riehle, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery and Pathology

Seattle Children’s Hospital

Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery

University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA

General Surgery Training Program: University of Washington, Seattle, WA

 

2011

Biren Modi, M.D.

Assistant in Surgery, Department of Surgery

Boston Children’s Hospital

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

General Surgery Training Program: Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA

 

2012

Elizabeth Soukup, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Elliot Hospital Pediatric Surgery

Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine, Manchester, NH

General Surgery Training Program: Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

 

2012

Sang Lee, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery, UNC School of Medicine

North Carolina Children’s Hospital, Chapel Hill, NC

General Surgery Training Program: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA

 

2013

Emily Durkin, M.D.

Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery

Pediatric Surgeons of West Michigan, P.C.

Michigan State University’s College of Human Medicine, Grand Rapids, MI

General Surgery Training Program: University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics

Madison, WI

 

2014

Elisabeth Tracy, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC

General Surgery Training Program: Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

 

Hariharan Thangarajah, M.D., MPH

Assistant Professor of Surgery

UC San Diego School of Medicine

Rady Children’s Hospital, San Diego, CA

General Surgery Training Program: Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Stanford, CA

 

2015

Brent Weil, M.D.

Assistant in Surgery, Department of Surgery

Boston Children’s Hospital

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

General Surgery Training Program: Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN

 

2016

Amar Nijagal, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery

UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital

University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

General Surgery Training Program: University of California, San Francisco, CA

 

Andrew J. Murphy, M.D.

Assistant Member, St. Jude Faculty

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN

General Surgery Training Program: Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN

 

2017

Alex Cuenca, M.D.

Clinical Fellow, Transplant Surgery

Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

General Surgery Training Program: Shands Teaching Hospital, Gainesville, FL