Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (2021)
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, New York University School of Medicine (2019)
  • DO, Medicine, NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine (2016)
  • BA, Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cum Laude (2012)


  • Attending Physician, Chief of Endocrinology at Buffalo VA Medical Center (2021-present)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Endocrinology, University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (2021-present)

Awards and Honors:

  • Cum Laude in field, Organismic and Evolutionary Biology (2012)
  • Bausch and Lomb Honorary Science Award (2007)

Journal Articles:


  • Natalie Kappus, Bianca Weinstock-Guttman, Jesper Hagemeier, Cheryl Kennedy, Rebecca Melia, Ellen Carl, Deepa Ramasamy, Maryia Cherneva, Jackie Durfee, Niels Bergsland, Michael Dwyer, Channa Kolb, Murali Ramanathan, Robert Zivadinov. (2014) The Effect Of Cardiovascular Risk Factors On Lesion Burden And Brain Atrophy In Multiple Sclerosis. (May)

Professional Memberships:

  • American Diabetes Association (2019–present)
  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (2019–present)
  • Endocrine Society (2019–present)


  • "The effect of cardiovascular risk factors on lesion burden and brain atrophy in multiple sclerosis" American Academy of Neurology (2014)

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