Current Fellows and Recent Graduates

Current Fellows

Sleep Medicine

James McGuirk

Dr. James McGuirk
Medical School: Eastern Virginia
Residency: Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Yana Vaysberg

Dr. Yana Vaysberg
Medical School: American University of Antigua 
Residency: University of Kansas

Vascular Neurology

Jennifer Burba

Dr. Jennifer Burba
Medical School: Texas Tech University 
Residency: Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Dennis Cole

Dr. Dennis Cole
Medical School: Marshall University
Residency: University of Virginia

Epilepsy

Dr. Eric Armour

Dr. Musab Ali

Dr. Jonah Fox


Clinical Neurophysiology

Nan Jiang

Ritika Suri

Meghana Raghavan

Haroon Majoka

Juan Goyanes


Neuromuscular Disorders

Dr. Kelsey Peters

Dr. Lindsay Malatesta


Behavior and Cognitive Neurology

Dr. James Eaton


Recent Graduates

Neurophysiology and Epilepsy

Class of 2020-2021

Jessica Wharton (Pediatrics)
Attending Neurologist
Greenville Health System and Greenville Memorial Hospital
Greenville, SC

Michael A. Johnson
Attending Neurologist
Colorado Neurodiagnostics, PLLC
Littleton, CO

Ian McGuinness
Attending Neurologist
Neurology Consultants of Huntsville
Huntsville, AL

Niyatee Samudra
Behavior Neurology Fellowship
University of California San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Jonathan Andrew Hartshorn
Attending Neurologist
Intermountain Healthcare
Provo, UT


Class of 2019-2020

2018-2019

Dr. Sarah Klinger (Pediatrics)
Attending Physician
Carolina’s Pediatric Neurology
Charlotte, NC

Dr. Adrianne Parkey (Pediatrics)
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Neurology
University of Arkansas
Little Rock, AR

Dr. Junaid Humayun
Assistant Professor
Epilepsy Division, Department of Neurology
University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)
Birmingham, AL

Dr. Salman Zahoor
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology
University of Arkansas
Little Rock, AR

Dr. Aman Dabir
Attending Physician
University of West Virginia
Morgantown, WV


Class of 2018-2019

Class of 2018-2019

Dr. Emily Doll (Pediatrics)
Assistant Professor
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Dr. Kathryn Lalor (Pediatrics)
Assistant Professor
University of Alabama
Birmingham, AL

Dr. Yamane Makke
Assistant Professor
George Washington University
Washington, D.C.

Dr. Yuvraj Heir
Attending Neurologist
Baton Rouge, LA

Dr.  Aman Dabir
Attending Physician
University of West Virginia
Morgantown, WV

Dr. Junaid Humayun
Attending Physician
University of Toledo
Toledo, OH

Dr. Salman Zahoor
Attending Physician
University of Arkansas
Little Rock, AR

Dr. Brian Hanrahan
Epilepsy Fellow (2nd year fellow)
University of Rochester
Rochester, NY


Class of 2017-2018

Class of 2017-2018

Class of 2017-2018

Dr. Emma Carter (Pediatrics)
Assistant Professor
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville TN

Dr. Zahra Haghighat (Pediatrics)
Assistant Professor
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Dr. Aisha Qazi
Assistant Professor
Drexel University
Philadelphia, PA

Dr. Janna Ferdous
Assistant Professor
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, TX

Dr. Randip Taneja
Assistant Professor
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Dr. Giorgi Sirbiladze
Attending Neurologist
Murray Regional Medical Center
Columbia, TN

Dr. Chris Collins
Attending Neurologist
Ochsner Medical Center
New Orleans, LA

Dr. Michael Kentris
Attending Neurologist
Clinical Neuroscience Institute
Dayton, OH


Class of 2016-2017

Dr. Vishwanath Sagi
Assistant Professor
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

Dr. Abdullah Al Sawaf
Assistant Professor
Southern Illinois University
Springfield, IL

Dr. Fahd Sultan
Assistant Professor
Program Director, Epilepsy Fellowship
Oklahoma University
Oklahoma City, OK

Dr. Pawan Tummala
Attending Neurologist
Cox Health Group
Springfield, MO

Dr. Gurjeet Singh
Attending Neurologist
Legacy Medical Group
Vancouver, WA

Dr. Elias Karroum
Assistant Professor
George Washington University
Washington, D.C.

Dr. Garima Agrawal
Neurologist
Bowling Green, KY


Class of 2015-2016

Class of 2015-2016

Dr. Shilpa Reddy (Pediatrics)
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Neurology 
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Dr. Michael Babcock (Pediatrics)
Attending Neurologist
Greenville Health System and Greenville Memorial Hospital
Greenville, SC

Dr. Colin Van Hook
Attending Neurologist
Ochsner Medical Center
New Orleans, LA

Dr. Steve Factor
Intraoperative Neuromonitoring Physician
Accurate Neuromonitoring, LLC

Dr. Lindsay Higdon
Assistant Professor
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA

Dr. Sally Mathias
Assistant Professor
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Dr. Inhyup Kim
Attending Neurologist
St. Mary's Physician Associates, LLC
Enid, OK

Dr. Faiz Rehmani
Attending Neurologist
East Tennessee Medical Group and Blount Memorial Hospital
Knoxville, TN

Neuromuscular

Dr. Etesham Khalid
Practicing in home country of Pakistan

Dr. Shannon Laboy
Assistant Professor
Jacksonville, Florida

Dr. Derek Wood
Neurologist
Valley Medical Center
Renton, WA

Neuroimmunology

Dr. Hanh Vu
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Neurology
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Dr. Stephanie Taylor
Assistant Professor, Neurology
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Movement Disorders

Dr. Amy Brown
Assistant Professor
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Dr. Kisha Young
Neurologist
Centra Medical Group Lynchburg Neurology Center
Lynchburg, VA

Dr. Adam Nagy
Assistant Professor
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Dr. Travis Hassell
Assistant Professor
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Dr. David Isaacs
Assistant Professor
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Behavioral and Cognitive Neurology

Dr. Katherine McDonell
Assistant Professor
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Sleep Disorders

Dr. Abinash Joshi
Sleep Medicine Physician
Owensboro Health System
Owensboro, KY 

Dr. Jordan Phillips
Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine Physician 
Midstate Pulmonary at St. Thomas Midtown
Nashville, TN

Dr. Stephen Cohen
Primary Care/ Sleep Medicine Physician 
BJC
St. Louis, MO 

Dr. Hayley Martins
General Pediatrician/Pediatric Sleep Physician 
SSM Health
Mount Vernon, IL

Dr. Supriya Mannepalli
Family Medicine/ Sleep Specialist
Virginia

Dr. Rishi Sehgal
Critical Care Fellowship
Orlando, FL

Dr. James Andry
Assistant Professor of Neurology/ Sleep Specialist
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Dr. Clinton Colaco
Sleep/Pulmonary Specialist 
Scripps
San Diego, CA

Dr. Huong Pham
Assistant Professor of Neurology/ Sleep Specialist 
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Dr. Noel Vargas-Perez
Neurologist/ Sleep Specialist 
San Juan VA Healthcare System
San Juan, Puerto Rico

Vascular Neurology

Dr. Shyam Panchal
Neurohospitalist 
Houston Methodist Hospital
The Woodlands, TX

Dr. William Eckhart
Neurohospitalist
Blue Sky Neurology
Denver, CO

Dr. Andrew Slusher
Neurohospitalist 
Saint Thomas Midtown
Nashville, TN

Dr. Morgan Patrylo
TriStar Centennial Medical Center
Nashville, TN 

Dr. Steven Trainor
VA Medical Center 
Southeast Louisiana Veterans Healthcare System
New Orleans, LA

Dr. Mark Tedford
Neurohospitalist 
Cookeville Regional Medical Center
Cookeville, TN

Dr. Matthew Schrag
Assistant Professor of Neurology 
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Dr. Megan Stevens
UT Erlanger Neurology 
Erlanger Health System
Chattanooga, TN

Dr. William Barrow
West Tennessee Neurosciences