Fellows


Priyanka Ballal, MD

priyanka.ballal@bmc.org
617-358-6593
Hometown: Bangalore, India
Medical School: Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, India
Residency: Boston University Medical Center
Interest within rheumatology: Women’s health and pregnancy planning among women with connective tissue disorder

Sali Merjanah, MD
sali.merjanah@bmc.org
617-358-6594
Hometown: Aleppo, Syrian Arab Republic
Medical School: University of Aleppo Faculty of Medicine
Residency: Case Western Reserve University (MetroHealth) Program
Interest within rheumatology: Axial spondyloarthriits; Sjogren disease; lupus

Pablo Weilg Espejo, MD
pablo.weilgespejo@bmc.org
617-358-6596
Hometown: Lima, Peru
Medical School: Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas (UPC) Escuela de Medicina, Peru
Residency: Mercy One North Iowa Medical Center
Interest within rheumatology: Systemic sclerosis and musculoskeletal ultrasound


Juan-Pablo Zertuche, MD

pablo.zertuche@bmc.org
617-358-6597
Hometown: Mexico City
Medical School: Universidad Anahuac, Mexico City
Residency: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (Med-Peds)
Interest within rheumatology: Pediatric rheumatology