Faculty Profiles

Alicandri, Darren

MD

Attending UBMD Family Medicine Addiction Medicine

Specialty/Research Focus: Addictions; Internal Medicine
Almyroudis, Nikolaos

MD

Clinical Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine; Infectious Disease
Arora, Pradeep

MD

Clinical Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine; Nephrology
Aswani, Vijay

MD, PhD, FACP, FAAP

Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine; Pediatrics; Internal Medicine - General; Internal Medicine - Pediatrics
Bakhai, Smita

MD, MPH, FACP

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine; Internal Medicine - General
Baldwa, Sunil

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cardiology; Cardiovascular Disease; Internal Medicine
Basior, Jeanne

MD

Clinical Associate Professor, Associate Residency Director

Specialty/Research Focus: Emergency Medicine; Internal Medicine
Battaglia, Christopher

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Critical Care Medicine; Internal Medicine; Pulmonary Disease; Palliative Medicine
Bhoir, Rohan

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine and Geriatrics

Specialty/Research Focus: Geriatric Medicine; Internal Medicine
Cain, Michael

MD

Vice President for Health Sciences and Dean, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Specialty/Research Focus: Cardiology; Cardiovascular Disease; Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology; Internal Medicine
Case, Amy

MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine; Pain Management; Palliative Medicine
Chaskes, Michael

MD

Assistant Professor; Vice Chair for Business Development; Medical Director of Outpatient Cardiology

Specialty/Research Focus: Cardiology; Critical Care Medicine; Internal Medicine
Chemaly, Elie

MD PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine; Nephrology; Bioinformatics; Molecular Basis of Disease; Cardiac pharmacology
Clifton, Vernon

MD, MBA

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Geriatric Medicine; Internal Medicine
Diaz Del Carpio, Roberto

MD, MPH

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine; Public Health and General Preventive Medicine
Farry, James

MD, MS

Clinical Assistant Professor; Clinical Director - Division of Nephrology

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine; Nephrology
Fenire, Mahmoud

MD

Hospitalist- Nocturnist

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine; Internal Medicine - General
Frieary, Patrick

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine
Fudyma, John

MD

Clinical Associate Professor and Chief, General Internal Medicine

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine; Internal Medicine - General
Gallagher, Susan

MD

Clinical Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine
Gruarin, Scott

DO

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine; Internal Medicine - General
Hernandez-Ilizaliturri, Francisco

MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine; Medical Oncology
Ismail, Mahmoud

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Specialty/Research Focus: Geriatric Medicine; Internal Medicine
Iyer, Renuka

MD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine; Medical Oncology; Oncology
Izzo, Joseph

MD

Professor and Chief, Clinical Pharmacology

Specialty/Research Focus: Cardiovascular Disease; Internal Medicine; Nephrology; Pathophysiology; Vascular and Interventional Radiology; Cardiac pharmacology
Kataria, Ashish

MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine; Nephrology; Organ Transplant
Kaushik, Sashank

MD, MBA, FACP

Assistant Clinical Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine; Bioinformatics
Khan, Nasir

MD

Clinical Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine
Makdissi, Antoine

MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Specialty/Research Focus: Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism; Internal Medicine; Endocrinology
Makdissi, Regina

MD, FACP, SFHM

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine
Marr, Candace

DO

Associate Clinical Professor, Infectious Disease

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine; Infectious Disease
Martinez, Anthony

MD

Clinical Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Addictions; Gastroenterology; Internal Medicine; Liver (Hepatology); Infectious Disease
McAloon, Margaret

MD

Clinical Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine
Mier-Hicks, Angel

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Hospital Medicine, UBMD Physicians‘ Group

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine
Milling, David

MD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine
Mishra, Archana

MD, MS, FACP, FCCP

Clinical Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Critical Care Medicine; Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine; Internal Medicine; Pulmonary; Sleep Medicine
Nielsen, Nancy

MD, PhD

Clinical Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine
O‘Neill, Catherine

MD

Clinical Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine; Internal Medicine - General
Padgett, Christina

DO, MHS, FAAP

Associate Clinical Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Adolescent Medicine; Children and Adults; Internal Medicine; Pediatrics
Parameswaran, G. Iyer

MD

Research Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine; Pulmonary Disease; Infectious Disease
Rich, Ellen

MD

Clinical Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine
Saini, Anjeet

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Geriatrics

Specialty/Research Focus: Geriatric Medicine; Internal Medicine
Schaeffer, Christopher

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine
Schifeling, Richard

MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine
Sharma, Umesh

MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cardiology; Cardiovascular Disease; Internal Medicine; Radiology; Cardiopulmonary physiology; Autoimmunity; Cardiac pharmacology; Gene Expression; Immunology; Stem Cells
Stewart, Scott

MD, MS

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine
Sundquist, Janet

MD

Clinical Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine
Suzuki, Gen

MD, PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cardiology; Cardiovascular Disease; Internal Medicine; Apoptosis and cell death; Cell Cycle; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Gene therapy; Stem Cells
Von Visger, Jon

M.D./Ph.D.

Medical Director of Renal Transplantation Center of Excellence at Erie County Medical Center

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine; Nephrology; Renal Transplantation