Meet Our Residents

Below is our current list of residents. We come from many parts of the world and many different backgrounds. We are all united with one goal of providing excellent patient care while learning to become excellent clinical neurologists.​

PGY-2

William Spears, MD
Undergraduate: University of South Carolina
Graduate (MSc): University of Georgia
Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine
Internship: Boston University Medical Center
Thomas Ford, MD
Undergraduate: Boston University
Medical School: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Internship: Boston University Medical Center
Anurag Sahoo, MD
Undergraduate: Rutgers University – New Brunswick
Medical School: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Internship: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Internal Medicine
Deandrea King, MD
Undergraduate: California Polytechnical University of Pomona
Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine
Internship: Boston University Medical Center
Steven Soler, MD
Undergraduate: Cornell University
Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine
Internship: Boston University Medical Center
Benjamin Trachtman, MD
Undergraduate: Hamilton College
Medical School: Tufts University School of Medicine
Internship: Boston University Medical Center
Benjamin Drapcho, MD
Undergraduate: Johns Hopkins University
Medical School: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Internship: Boston University Medical Center

PGY-3

Brent Silver, MD
Undergraduate: Boston University
Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine
Internship: Boston University Medical Center
Erin Barnes, MD
Undergraduate: Binghamton University
Medical School: Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Internship: Boston University Medical Center
David Kopel, MD
Undergraduate: Syracuse University
Medical School: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Internship: Boston University Medical Center
Deepti Virmani, MD
Medical School: Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, India
Internship: Icahn School Of Medicine
Anuj Patel, MD
Undergraduate: Brown University
Medical School: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Internship: Boston University Medical Center
Thiago Santos Carneiro, MD
Medical School: Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) Faculdade de Medicina, Brazil
Internship: Boston University Medical Center
Robert Martin, MD
Undergraduate: The Johns Hopkins University
Medical School: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Internship: Boston University Medical Center

PGY-4

Sunali Shah, MD
Chief Resident
Undergraduate: Brandeis University
Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine
Internship: Boston University Medical Center
Jonathan Dashkoff, MD, PhD
Chief Resident
Undergraduate: University of Rochester
Graduate School (PhD): Boston University School of Medicine
Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine
Internship: Boston University Medical Center
Andrew Ferree, MD, PhD
Undergraduate: Wheaton College
Graduate School (PhD): Boston University School of Medicine
Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine
Internship: St Mary’s Hospital (Waterbury)
Elie Sader, MD
Undergraduate: McGill University, Canada
Graduate School (MSc):  University of Oxford, UK
Medical School: University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine, Canada
Internship: Boston University Medical Center
Lev Vaisman, MD, PhD
Undergraduate: University of Toronto, Canada
Graduate School (PhD): Boston University School of Medicine
Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine
Internship: Bridgeport Hospital/Yale University