Core Faculty

Sonia Ananthakrishnan, MD

Director, Medicine I Clerkship
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

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

 


Sheila 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


Robert Lowe, MD

Director, Medical Educator Pathway
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


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


Ashish Upadhyay, MD

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


Irina Vovnoboy, MD

Director, Academic Half-Day
Instructor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine
Section of Geriatrics
Special interests: medical education, advance care planning, nursing home care, end of life 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