The Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology

Fellowship Training

Our ACGME-accredited one year stroke fellowship provides broad experience in the clinical care of patients with cerebrovascular disorders with an emphasis on building clinical, teaching and research skills.  We are a dedicated group of clinician-educators that provide strong individualized mentorship to our fellows.  The program is designed with flexibility so that our fellows, who have different backgrounds and aspirations, can tailor their training to achieve their career goals.

If you are interested in our program please apply through ERAS.

Program Director:
Daniel Antoniello, MD
dantonie@montefiore.org 

Current Fellows

Dr. Taha Nisar
Residency: Rutgers – New Jersey Medical School

  Taha Nisar 

Dr. David Rahimian
Residency: Temple University
 David Rahimian 

Past Fellows

Class of 2018 

Dr. Ekaterina Bakradze
Residency: University of Connecticut
Current Position:  Faculty, University of Alabama, AL

Dr. Ainie Soetanto
Residency: Montefiore Hospital/Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Current Position:  Faculty, Montefiore Hospital/Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY
Dr. Steven Tversky
Residency:  North Shore University Hospital – Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine
Current Position: Stroke Neurology, NYU Winthrop, NY

Class of 2017 

Dr. Daniel Landau
Residency: Montefiore Hospital/Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Current Position:  Stroke Neurology, Capital Health, NJ

Dr. Reuben Burshtein
Residency:  North Shore University Hospital – Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine
Current Position: Stroke Neurology, Good Samaritan, NY

Class of 2016 

Dr. Daniel Brooks
Residency: Yale New Haven Hospital
Current Position:  Director of Stroke, Stamford Hospital, CT

Dr. John Hanna
Residency: Montefiore Hospital/Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Current Position:  Stroke Neurology, Atlantic Medical Group, NJ

Dr. Neha Mirchandani
Residency:  Stony Brook
Current Position:  Stroke and Neurohospitalist, Providence Holy Cross Medical Center, CA

Class of 2015 

Dr. Isma Velez-Fernandez
Residency: Montefiore Hospital/Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Current Position:  Stroke Neurology, Novant Health Inpatient Stroke & Neurosciences – Forsyth, NC

Dr. Lauren Deniro
Residency: Montefiore Hospital/Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Current Position:  Faculty, SUNY Stony Brook, NY

Dr. Krishna Nalleballe
Residency: Temple University
Current Position:  Faculty, University of Arkansas, AK

Class of 2014 

Dr. Deepa Bhupali
Residency: Montefiore Hospital/Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Current Position:  Director, Stroke Program, Advocate Christ Medical Center, IL

Dr. Mellanie Springer
Residency: Montefiore Hospital/Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Current Position:  Faculty, University of Michigan, MI

Class of 2013 

Dr. Ryna Then
Residency: Montefiore Hospital/Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Current Position:  Director, Stroke Program, Cooper University Health Care, NJ

Dr. Shazia Alam
Residency:  Cleveland Clinic
Current Position:  Director, Neurohospitalist and Stroke Services, NYU Winthrop, NY

Class of 2012 

Dr. Huma Sheikh
Residency: Montefiore Hospital/Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Current Position:  Faculty, Mount Sinai Beth Israel, NY

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