Fellows

 

Year 3 Fellows

 

Caroline Schulmeister, MD

Medical School: Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth. Hanover, NH

Residency Training: Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center. Lebanon, NH

Fellowship Training Years: 2018-2021

Research Project: Pediatric Resident Insulin Management Education (PRIME): A National Needs Assessment

Interests: Medical education, quality improvement, Gender care and DSD

   

Hannah Chesser, MD​

Medical School: The University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX

Residency Training: University of North Carolina Hospitals Pediatrics Residency Program, Chapel Hill, NC

Fellowship Training Years: 2018-2021

Research Project: Continuous glucose monitoring in adolescents with Type 2 Diabetes

Interests: Type 1 and 2 diabetes, diabetes technology, neonatal thyroid disorders, tempo of puberty, behavior change, medical education

   

Fatema Abdulhussein, MD

Medical School: Ross University School of Medicine

Residency Training: Atlantic Health System Goryeb Children’s Hospital

Fellowship Training Years: 2018-2021

Research Project: Assessing Fear of Hypoglycemia and Diabetes Treatment Satisfaction using Various Insulin Delivery Systems by Caregivers of Children with Type 1 Diabetes.

Interests: Improving patient outcomes in diabetes, quality improvement, medical education, diabetes technology, Type 1 diabetes

   

Year 2 Fellows

 

Abby Cobb-Walch, MD

Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Residency Training: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Fellowship Training Years: 2019-2023 (4 year combined adult and pediatric endocrine fellowship)

Research Project: Competence in the Care of Non-binary Persons in Providers of Youth (CCaNoPPY) Study)

Interests: Transgender, non-binary, gender diverse, LGBTQ+, health policy, advocacy, transition of care, health outcomes, medical education.

   

Isabella Niu, MD

Medical School: University of California, San Diego School of Medicine

Residency Training: University of California, San Diego

Fellowship Training Years: 2019-2023 (4 year combined adult and pediatric endocrine fellowship)

Research Project: Working on understanding a novel mutation in a hyperinsulinism case with Dr. Brian Feldman

Interests: Diabetes, hyponatremia, calcium disorders

   
Year 1 Fellows  

Priya Srivastava, MD

Medical School: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Residency Training: University of Kentucky

Fellowship Training Years: 2020-2023

Research Project: TBD

Interests: TBD

   

Kevin Yen, MD

Medical School: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Residency Training: UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital - Oakland

Fellowship Training Years: 2020-2023

Research Project: TBD

Interests: TBD

   

Martin Thelin, MD, PhD

Medical School: Lund University, Sweden

Residency Training: UCSF

Fellowship Training Years: 2020-2023

Research Project: Gaining insight into type 1 diabetes pathogenesis through STAT gain of function

Interests: Immunology and type 1 diabetes

 

2019-20 Graduates

Jenny Zabinsky, MD​

Medical School: University at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Buffalo, NY

Residency Training: McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University, Chicago, IL

Fellowship Training Years: 2017-2020

Research Project: Glycemic Outcomes with Do-It-Yourself Closed-Loop Insulin Pumps

Interests: diabetes technology, differences of sex development, thyroid disorders, calcium-phosphate disorders

Armaiti Mody, MD

Medical School: St. George's University School of Medicine, True Blue Point, Grenada

Residency Training: Pediatrics; Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ

Fellowship Training Years: 2017-2020

Research Project: Continuous versus Cyclical OCP use in PCOS; 11-oxygenated C19 steroids in PCOS

Interests: PCOS, Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes, diabetes technology, pediatric obesity, and thyroid disorders