Core Faculty

Sonia Ananthakr ishnan, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine
Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition
Special Interests: General Endocrinology, Pituitary disorders, Thyroid disorder

 

 

 


Anthony Breu, MD

Instructor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Director of Resident Education, VA Boston Healthcare System
Special Interests: Medical Education, High Value Care, Medical Ethics

 

 

 

 


Sheila E Chapman, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine
Section of General Internal Medicine
Associate Chair, URM Post-Graduate Career Development, Department of Medicine
Special Interests: Addiction Medicine, Patient Experience, Faculty Development

 

 

 


Ryan Chippendale, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine
Section of Geriatrics
Special Interest: Medical Student Education

 

 

 

 


Ricardo Cruz, MD

Instructor, Boston University School of Medicine
Section of Primary Care
Special Interests: Primary Care, Latino Health

 

 

 


Karen Henley, MD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine
Section of Psychiatry
Special Interests: HIV-related psychiatry, Homeless Population

 

 


James Hudspeth, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine
Section of General Internal Medicine
Special Interests: Global Health, Medical Education

 

 

 


Robert Lowe, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine
Section of Gastroenterology
Special Interests: Viral hepatitis, metabolic liver diseases, cirrhosis, portal hypertension

 

 

 


Juhee McDougal, MD

Shapiro Resident Clinic Director
Instructor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine
Section of General Internal Medicine
Special Interests: Primary care, Quality Improvement, Hepatitis C, Addiction Medicine, Obesity/Weight management

 

 

 


Thomas Ostrander, MD MPH

Preliminary Intern Adviser
Associate Professor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine
Section of General Internal Medicine

 

 

 


Frank Schembri, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine
Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Allergy
Special Interests: Bronchoscopy, Ultrasound guided thoracentesis

 

 

 


Lauren Stern, MD

Assistant Professor of Nephrology, Boston University School of Medicine
Section of Nephrology
Special Interests: End stage renal disease, Pregnancy related kidney disease, Amyloidosis,Kidney Stones, Electrolyte disorder

 

 

 


Ashish Upadhyay, MD

Associate Professor of Nephrology, Boston University School of Medicine
Fellowship Program Director
Section of Nephrology
Special Interests: Medical education, translational research, vascular risk factors in renal disease

 

 


Irina Vovnoboy, MD

Instuctor of Medicine, Boston Univeristy School of Medicine
Section of Geriatrics
Special Interests: Nursing home care

 

 

 


Gabriel Wishik-Miller, MD, MPH

Instructor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine
Section of General Internal Medicine
Special Interests: Boston Healthcare for the Homeless, Social Determinants of Health Curriculum Development