Past Residents

2019 Graduates

Graduate Medical School Post-Residency Position
Alex Eischeid, MD University of Iowa, Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa Movement Disorders Fellowship, Stanford University, Palo Alto, Calif.
Faisal Fecto, MD, PhD Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan Neuromuscular Fellowship, Stanford University, Palo Alto, Calif.
Jacob Hvidston, MD University of North Dakota, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Grand Forks, N.D. Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa
Nicholas Reish, MD, PhD University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Ala. Vascular Fellowship, Northwestern University, Chicago
Nicholas Streicher, MD New York University, School of Medicine, New York Sports Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich.
Neda Zarghami Esfahani, MD Isfahan University, Isfahan, Iran Neurocritical Care, University of Washington, Seattle

2018 Graduates

Graduate Medical School Post-Residency Position
Dan Anderson, DO Nova Southeastern University, College Of Osteopathic Medicine, Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Neuromuscular Medicine Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa
Christine Gill, MD University of Iowa, Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa Neuroimmunology Fellowship, University of Colorado, Denver
Kyle Jorgensen, MD University of Iowa, Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa
Amir Shaban, MD University of Damascus, Damascus, Syria Vascular Medicine Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa
Nudrat Tasneem, MD Army Medical College, Rawalpindi, Pakistan Neurocritical Care Fellowship, Washington University, St. Louis
Qiang Zhang, MD, PhD Peking Union Medical College, Beijing Movement Disorders Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

2017 Graduates

Graduate Medical School Post-Residency Position
Georgina Aldridge, MD, PhD University of Illinois, Urbana, Ill. Research Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa
Sheikh Faheem, MD King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan Neuro-Ophthalmology Fellowship, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami
Paloma Gonzalez-Perez, MD, PhD University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain Neuromuscular Fellowship, Partners, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston
Keith Kohout, DO Touro University, Vallejo, Calif. Private Practice, Iowa
Alberto Serrano-Pozo, MD,  PhD University of Málaga, Málaga, Spain Dementia Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston
Lael Stander, MD University of Iowa, Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa Neuro-Opthalmology Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

2016 Graduates

Graduate Medical School Post-Residency Position
Hannah Klein, MD, PhD Harvard University, Harvard Medical School, Boston Pediatric Neurology Residency, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa
Lara Lazarre, MD Indiana University, School of Medicine, Indianapolis Fellow Associate, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa
Ali Maamar-Tayeb, MD University of Iowa, Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa Neuromuscular Fellowship, University of California, San Francisco
Sarah O'Shea, MD University of Illinois, Urbana, Ill. Movement Disorder Fellowship, Columbia University Medical Center, New York
Alan Schmitt, MD Indiana University, School of Medicine, Indianapolis Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

2015 Graduates

Graduate Medical School Post-Residency Position
Shaun Mahendrarajah, MD Saint James School of Medicine Private Practice, Oregon
Eddie Clemmons, DO (Chief) Des Moines University, Des Moines, Iowa Sleep Medicine Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa
Dela Amoussou, MD Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago Neurophysiology and Epilepsy Fellowship, University of California, Los Angeles
Cory Edwards, MD (Co-Chief) University of North Dakota, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Grand Forks, N.D. Private Practice, North Dakota
Wally Nowak, MD Medical University of Gdańsk, Gdańsk, Poland Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa
Atif Zafar, MD Dow Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan Vascular Neurology Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland

2014 Graduates

Graduate Medical School Post-Residency Position
Paul Flamme, MD Indiana University, School of Medicine, Indianapolis Movement Disorder Fellowship, Indiana University, School of Medicine, Indianapolis
Andrew Hong, MD University of Oklahoma, College of Medicine, Oklahoma City Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa
Madhu Jasti, MBBS Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad, India Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship, University of Alabama, School of Medicine, Birmingham, Ala.
Dronacharya Lamichhane, MBBS Kathmandu University, Manipal College of Medical Sciences, Pokhara, Nepal Movement Disorder Fellowship, University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Baltimore
Yara Nazzal, MD University of Damascus, Damascus, Syria Epilepsy Fellowship, University of Alabama, School of Medicine, Birmingham, Ala.
Thomas Rogers, DO Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City, Mo. Neuromuscular Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa
Jeffry Ruff, DO Midwestern University, Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine, Glendale, Ariz. Private Practice, Tennessee

2013 Graduates

Graduate Medical School Post-Residency Position
Jeff Boyle, MD, PhD University of Nebraska, College of Medicine, Omaha, Neb. Sleep Medicine Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa
Rebecca Novacek, MD University of North Dakota, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Grand Forks, N.D. Private Practice, North Dakota
Bernadette Borte, MD St. Matthew's University, School of Medicine, West Bay, Cayman Islands Private Practice, Wisconsin
Paulina Kunecka, MD Wroclaw Medical University, Wroclaw, Poland Private Practice, North Dakota
Eduardo Zilli, MD University of Brasília, Brasília, Brazil Behavioral Neurology Fellowship

2012 Graduates

Graduate Medical School Post-Residency Position
J. Renee Buchanan, MD Texas Tech University, School of Medicine, Lubbock, Texas Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago
Alex Ellison, MD University of Miami, School of Medicine, Miami Private Practice, North Carolina
Diane Hesselbrock, MD University of Missouri, School of Medicine, Columbia, Mo. Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship, Virginia Commonwealth University, School of Medicine, Richmond, Va.
Ann Hoang-Tienor, MD University of Minnesota, School of Medicine, Minneapolis Headache Fellowship, Loyola University, Chicago
Rabia Malik, MD Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan Clinical Neurophysiology/Neuromuscular Diseases Fellowship, University of California, San Francisco
Jason Maxfield, MD University of Kansas, School of Medicine, Kansas City, Kan. Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

2011 Graduates

Graduate Medical School Post-Residency Position
Peter Bartels Des Moines University, Des Moines, Iowa Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship, University of Chicago, Chicago
Salim Chahin, MD Damascus University, Damascus, Syria MS Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia
Marlan Kay, MD Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, Calif. Vascular Neurology Fellowship, University of Washington, School of Medicine, Seattle
Ikuko Laccheo, MD University of Kansas, School of Medicine, Kansas City, Kan. Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship, Vanderbilt University, School of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn.
Karim Nahra, MD University of Illinois, College of Medicine, Urbana, Ill. Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

2010 Graduates

Graduate Medical School Post-Residency Position
Tara Cook, MD University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Baltimore Military, Andrews Air Force Base, Prince George's County, Md.
Melanie Klawiter, MD University of South Dakota, Sanford School of Medicine, Vermillion, S.D. Private Practice
Jennifer Kruger, MD University of South Dakota, Sanford School of Medicine, Vermillion, S.D. Movement Disorders Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa
HyungSub Shim, MD Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee Behavioral Neurology Fellowship, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago
Scott Strader, MD University of Iowa, Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

2009 Graduates

Graduate Medical School Post-Residency Position
William Andrews, MD University of Nebraska, College of Medicine, Omaha, Neb. Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa
Rami Assi, MD Damascus University, Damascus, Syria Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship, The Ohio State University, College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio
Mahmut (Edip) Gurol, MD Istanbul University, Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul Vascular Disease Fellowship, Harvard University, Harvard Medical School, Boston
Mikayel Grigoryan, MD Yerevan State Medical University, Yerevan, Armenia Vascular Disease Fellowship, Stanford University, Stanford Medical School, Stanford, Calif.
David Ramey, MD St. George's University, School of Medicine, True Blue Point, Grenada Sleep Medicine Fellowship, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Ore.

2008 Graduates

Graduate Medical School Post-Residency Position
Tony Ackerman, MD Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, East Lansing, Mich. Sleep Medicine Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa
Shaun Christenson, MD University of North Dakota, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Grand Forks, N.D. Sleep Medicine Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa
Robert Gilbert, MD University of Mississippi, Jackson, Miss. Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa
Ahed Hanna, MD St. George's University, School of Medicine, True Blue Point, Grenada Private Practice, California