Current Fellows

Third-Year Fellows

Jennifer Panganiban, M.D.

Jennifer Panganiban, M.D.

Education
B.S., University of Santo Tomas, Medicine and Surgery, Manila, Philippines, 2001
M.D. University of Santo Tomas, Medicine and Surgery, Manila, Philippines, 2005
Postdoctoral Training
Florida State University, Sacred Heart Hospital, Pensacola, Pediatric Residency, 2009–2012
Research Project
Effects of a Low Carbohydrate Diet in Obese Teens with Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Metabolic Syndrome Correlation of Liver Enzymes with BMI Z-score
Mentors: Jon Oden, M.D. and Charina Ramirez, M.D.
 

Luis Sifuentes-Dominguez, M.D.

Luis Sifuentes-Dominguez, M.D.

Education
M.D., Universidad De LaSalle, Mexico City, 2005
Postdoctoral Training
Hospital Infantil de Mexico Federico Gomez, Mexico City, Pediatric Residency, 2005–2008
Connecticut Children's Medical Center/University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Hartford, Pediatric Residency, 2010–2012
Research Project
Role of Enteroendocrine Cells in IBD Pathogenesis
Mentor: Ezra Burstein, M.D.

Second-Year Fellows

Niviann Blondet, M.D.
Niviann Blondet, M.D.

Niviann Blondet, M.D.

Education
M.D., University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, 2010
Postdoctoral Training
University of Texas, Houston, Pediatric Residency, 2010–2013
Research Project
Role of Serine Protease Inhibitor 6 in Hepatotoxicity
Mentor: Yonas Getachew, M.D. 

Marina Panopoulos, M.D.
Marina Panopoulos, M.D.

Marina Panopoulos, M.D.

Education
B.S., Loyola University, Chicago, 2002
M.D., University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, 2009
Postdoctoral Training
UT Southwestern/Children's, Pediatric Residency, 20092013
Research Project
Role of Prohibitin in Intestinal Homeostasis
Mentor: Arienne Theiss, Ph.D. 

First-Year Fellows

Joshua Carroll
Joshua Carroll, M.D.

Joshua Carroll, M.D.

Education
B.S., Rice University, Houston, TX, 2007
M.D., UT Medical School at Houston, 2011
Postdoctoral Training
Phoenix Children's Hospital/Maricopa Medical Center, Pediatric Residency, 2011–2014

Ricardo Medina
Ricardo Medina, M.D.

Ricardo Medina, M.D.

Education
B.S., University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, 2007
M.D., University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, 2011
Postdoctoral Training
University of Florida, Gainesville, Pediatric Residency, 2011–2014