Where are our graduates?

At the end of their training, our graduates are well prepared for any career they choose.  They have received a broad scope of training in General Pediatrics and Hospitalist Medicine.  While on their elective rotations, they function similar to a fellow as they interact one-on-one with the subspecialists, participate in the decision-making, and deliver plans to the primary teams.  Those that are interested is subspecialty training receive personalized mentorship in their preparation for fellowship and they are involved in scholarly and quality improvement projects early in their training.  Over the past 4 years, 40% of our trainees entered primary care practices, 36% of them pursued subspecialty training in competitive fellowship programs across the US and 24% joined academic or community hospitalist groups.  Lastly, 40% of residents remained in New Mexico.


Class 2018

Brandi Bahringer, MD Neonatology Fellowship, University of New Mexico

Ashley Davis, DO Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship, University of New Mexico

David Fitzgerald, MD General Pediatrics, Albuquerque, NM

Jennifer Han, MD Hematology Oncology Fellowship, University of California at San Diego Children’s Hospital

Tracy Harjo, MD Child Abuse Fellowship, University of Texas at San Antonio Children’s Hospital

Janie Hogan, MD Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Hospitalist, University of New Mexico

Brittnay Lyons, MD General Pediatrics, Albuquerque, NM

Danielle Mascarenas, MD Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship, University of New Mexico

Tina Mix, MD General Pediatrics, Tuscon, Arizona

Kellie Moore, MD Anesthesia Residency, University of New Mexico Hospital

Ross Newman, MD General Pediatrics, Eugene, Oregan

Chelsea Sanchez, MD Chief Resident

Ruchi Seth, DO General Pediatrics, Los Angeles, California

Kenna Sheak, MD Chief Resident

Emine Yilmaz, MD General Pediatrics


Class 2017

Kaitlin Burke, MD General Pediatrics, Boise, Idaho

Alison Campbell, MD  Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics, University of New Mexico

Christal Chow, MD  Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Hospitalist, University of New Mexico

Kaitlyn Cushanick, MD Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Hospitalist, University of Arkansas

Ben Hammond, MD  Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic

Maria Heubeck, MD Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Hospitalist University of New Mexico

Christine Kao, DO  General Pediatrics,  Los Angeles, California

Catherine Qualls-Davis, DO Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship, University of Utah

Eric Reynolds, MD Sports Medicine Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic

Carolyn Roloff, MD Pediatric Hospitalist, Ankorage, Alaska

Urvi Shah, MD General Pediatrics, Albuquerque, NM

Aryaz Sheybani, MD Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship, Vanderbilt University

Ursula Stauber, MD Neonatology Hospitalist, University of New Mexico Hospital

Chris Torrez,MD  Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics, University of New Mexico

Keith Vargas, MD General Pediatrics, Albuquerque, NM

Laura Wallace, MD General Pediatrics, Bloomington, Minnesota


Class 2016

Karen Alipio, MD    General Pediatrics, San Jose, California

Betsy Cammack, MD     Neonatology Fellowship, Children's Mercy-Kansas City

Karissa Carstensen, MD  General Pediatrics, Salem, Oregan

Anne Kirk, MD  Assistant Professor, Pediatric Hospitalist, Dallas, Texas

Shanna Nisenbaum, DO Pediatric Hospitalist, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Esther Park, MD Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship, University of California at Los Angeles 

David Pavlik, DO General Pediatrics, Bellingham, Washington

Sruti Rao, MD Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic 

Danny Sandgren, DO General Pediatrics, Logan, Utah

Justin Sommer, MD Pediatric Hospitalist, Albuquerque, NM

Cormac Sookram, MD General Pediatrics, Grand Junction, Colorado

Megan Stinar, MD General Pediatrics, Grand Junction, Colorado

Michael Yao, DO Endocrinology Fellowship, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital


Class 2015

Jenny Camacho, MD Neonatology Fellowship, University of New Mexico

Danielle Deines, DO  Neonatology Fellowship, Wake Forest University

Rasha Elmaoued, MD Gastroenterology Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital

Alisha Gill, MD Pediatric Hospitalist, Texas

Ben Greenfield, DO  General Pediatrics, Orem, Utah

Katie Harmoney, DO Hematology Oncology Fellowship, University of Iowa

Diego Heraud, MD General Pediatrics, Orlando, Florida

Alisha Jabar, MD Pediatric Hospitalist Fellowship, SickKids, Toronto

Stephen Lunderman, DO Assistant Professor, Hospitalist and Palliative Care Specialist, University of New Mexico

Danisha McCall , MD Neonatology Fellowship, University of California at Irvine

Rolando Macias, MD Neonatology Fellowship, University of Texas at San Antonio

Courtney Michel, DO General Pediatrics Global Health, Guatemala

Deepthi Reddy, MD Hospitalist, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Miguel Sandoval, MD Emergency Medicine Residency, University of Arizona

Bich Truong, MD  General Pediatrics, Dallas, Texas

Janet Ventura, MD General Pediatrics, Albuquerque, New Mexico