Post Residency

Resident Outcomes:

Over the past five years, all third-year residents finishing the program have been deemed board qualified at the time of completion of their three years of training. Information about the board exam pass rates for all internal medicine programs is available online at the ABIM website: This site also supplies important information about the interpretation of board exam pass rates.

The program provides several activities to facilitate preparation for the exam including: 

  • Highly interactive board review sessions held throughout the academic year, based on material from the American College of Physicians Medical Knowledge Self Assessment Program 
  • An annual In-Training Service Exam 
  • Monthly subspecialty quizzes 
  • Facilitating attendance of all residents in the PG3 year at a nationally conducted board review session by providing duty coverage and financial support 
  • Conducting annually a two hour clinical exam skills exercise 
  • Conducting Mini-CEX's at patient's bedside, and 
  • Monthly meetings with the faculty advisor to discuss educational goal setting and career planning.

Graduates of the program have pursued fellowships in cardiology, hematology/oncology, nephrology, geriatrics, infectious disease, sports medicine, critical care, and rheumatology.

Fellowship Matches

Class of 2016

Dr. Mohammed Al-Jumayli, 2017-2018 Hematology/Oncology, University of Kansas Hospital
Dr. Djamshed Samiev, Pulmonary/Critical Care: Cooper University Hospital, Camden, New Jersey
Dr. Lindita Shehu, Pulmonary/Critical Care: Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts
Dr. Andrei Yankovich, Pulmonary/Critical Care: University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee

Class of 2015

Dr. Nazish Ahmad, Endocrinology: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 
Dr. Salman Azim, 2017-2018 Endocrinology, University of Rochester, New York 
Dr. Ronnie Mantilla, Pulmonary/Critical Care: Carilion Clinic, Virginia Tech School of Medicine in Roanoke, Virginia
Dr. Waqar Siddiqui, Pulmonary/Critical Care: University of South Alabama in Mobile, Alabama

Class of 2014

Dr. Foroozan Famoori, Geriatrics: UC San Diego in San Diego, California
Dr. Kirmanj Faraj, Heart Failure: Einstein Medical in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Dr. Jina Makadia, Infectious Diseases: Allegheny Medical Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Dr. Akshay Manohar, Infectious Diseases: State University of New York in Buffalo, New York
Dr. George Saborio, Sports Medicine: Allegheny Medical Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Dr. Sreekar Vennelaganti, Gastroenterology: University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas  

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