Current Fellows

Third-Year Fellows

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
Research Project
Etiology, Clinical Course and Outcomes of Acute Necrotizing Pancreatitis in Children
Mentor: Bradley Barth, M.D.

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
Research Project
Microbiota analysis of comparing IgA deficient and non-deficient patients with Celiac disease
Mentor: Julie Murpuri, M.D. 

Second-Year Fellows

Diana Montoya-Melo, M.D.
 

Diana Montoya-Melo, M.D.

Education
M.D., Universidad del Valle Escuela de Medicina, Cali, Colombia
Postdoctoral Training
Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Pediatric Residency, 2012–2015
Research Project
Cellular mechanisms of eosinophilic esophagitis
Mentor: Edaire Cheng, M.D.

Huyen Nguyen, D.O.
 

Huyen Nguyen, D.O.

Education
B.S., West Chester University, West Chester, PA 2006
D.O., Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 2012
Postdoctoral Training
UT Health Science Center at Houston, Pediatric Residency, 2012–2015
Research Project
Cellular mechanisms of fatty liver disease
Mentor: Drew Feranchak, M.D.

First-Year Fellows

Christina Baldwin, M.D.
 

Christina Baldwin, M.D.

Education
B.S., Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH, 2009
M.D., Florida State University College of Medicine, Tallahassee, FL, 2013
Postdoctoral Training
University of South Florida, Tampa, Pediatric Residency, 2013–2016
Research Project
Research of cellular mechanisms involved in Cystic-Fibrosis related liver disease
Mentor: Drew Feranchak, M.D.

Sara Hassan, M.D.
 

Sara Hassan, M.D.

Education
B.S., American University at Beirut, 2008
M.D., American University at Beirut, 2012
Postdoctoral Training
UT Southwestern/Children's, Pediatric Residency, 2013-2016
Research Project
Establishing a fever pathway in liver transplant children, and exploring new potential viral etiologies for patients with negative workup for acute liver failure
Mentor: Amal Aqul, M.D.

Megha Mehta, M.D.
 

Megha Mehta, M.D.

Education
B.S., University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 2009
M.D., UT Southwestern, 2013
Postdoctoral Training
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, Pediatric Residency, 2013-2016

2017 Incoming Fellows

Lauren Lazar, M.D.

Education
B.A., Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, 2008
M.D., University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine, Memphis, TN, 2014
Postdoctoral Training
UT Southwestern/Children's Health, Pediatric Residency, 2014-2017

Elaine Odiase, M.D.

Education
B.S., UT Dallas, Richardson, TX, 2010
M.D., UT Southwestern, 2014
Postdoctoral Training
UT Southwestern/Children's Health, Pediatric Residency, 2014-2017

Sherief Mansi, M.D.

Education
M.B.B.Ch., Tanta University School of Medicine, Tanta, Egypt, 2009
Postdoctoral Training
Texas Tech University Health Science Center, El Paso, TX, Pediatric Residency, 2014-2017