Long Island University, C.W. Post

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Master’s Students

Asan Abdulkareem, PhD student at Dartmouth College of Medicine

Melissa Brennan, Senior Scientist at Abbott

Gunjan Desai, Manager, Clinical Safety at Kartos Therapeutics

Vaibhav Ekhar, Safety Project Manager at IQVIA

Jay Gandhi, Product Development Manager at Capstone Development Services Co, LLC

Hiu Ham Lee, Laboratory Technician at NYIT COM

Renita Jewth, Microbiology Analyst Associate – Novartis Tech Ops

Suvarna Krishnamoorthy, Laboratory Technician at Virginia Commonwealth University

Dhavan Patel, obtained a PharmD from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and is currently a Pharmacy Manager at Publix Supermarkets

Shenan Patel, Quality Control Manager at a company in NJ.

Habib Peerzada, Medical Technologist at the Northport VA Medical Center in NY

Sergio Salamanca, Account Supervisor at Area 23 at Hudson

Bhavik Shah, Biomarker Operation Manager at The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson

Undergraduate Students

Mohammed Ahmadi, obtained a DO at NYIT COM and is currently a medical resident in Diagnostic Radiology at Nassau University Medical Center in NY

Jade Greco, a crossfit trainer in NY

Laryssa Grguric, Nutrition Support Dietitian, Infusion at Coram CVS/specialty infusion services in FL

Samantha Orsinger, CVS Pharmacy Technician in NC

Maxine Tauber, Chemistry Teacher at Mainland Regional High School in NJ

High School Students

Allison Bellesheim, Physician Assistant in NY

Anum Mitha, DO, resident physician at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY


NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine


Medical Students

Lilit Aslanyan, DO, MS (2018 NYIT COM’s Scholar), resident physician in interventional radiology at Emory University School of Medicine

Brenda Bukowiecki, DO, resident physician in laboratory medicine at Yale School of Medicine

Christian Belisario, DO, MS (2017 NYIT COM’s Scholar), resident physician in physical medicine and rehabilitation at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Dylan Carmichael, DO, MS (2018 NYIT COM’s Scholar), resident physician at Geisinger Medical Center in PA

Jaclyn DelPozzo, DO, MS (2019 NYIT COM’s Scholar), resident physician at Bayshore NY

Shreena Desai, DO, resident physician in internal medicine at Jackson Memorial Hospital at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Daniela DiCaro, DO, resident physician at Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Carly Epstein, DO, resident physician at the  Uniformed Services of Family Medicine with the US Army

Samuel Hoffman, DO, resident physician at the Catholic Health Good Samaritan Hospital in NY

Eleonora Koshchak, DO, resident physician in anesthesiology at Mount Sinal Icahn School of Medicine

Nicholas Koroneos, DO, resident physician in neurology at Stony Brook School of Medicine

George Koutsouras, DO, MS (2016 NYIT COM’s Scholar), neurosurgery resident physician at SUNY Upstate Medical University

Yana Kryvokhyzha, DO, general resident physician in Glen Head, NY

Siddhant Kulkarni, DO, MS, Radiology Resident at Stony Brook University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine

Christina Monteleone, DO, Pediatric resident physician at NYU Langone Hospital-Long Island

Kirshan Patel, DO,  Resident physician in Long Island, NY

Harsh Shah, DO, MS (2015 NYIT COM’s Scholar), Anesthesiology resident at UConn Health System

Shenika Shah, DO, OBGYN physician resident with the US Army.

Stevie Stauble, DO, Family Medicine resident at the  Brooke Army Medical Center

Ron Varkey, Anesthesiology resident at Westchester Medical Center in NY

Daniel Warda, Orthopaedic Surgery Resident at WellStar Atlanta Medical Center

Christopher Wiles, Anesthesiology resident at UConn, Hartford and St. Francis hospitals

Undergraduate Students

Arjun Vidyasagar, obtained a DO at NYIT COM and began residency in Family Medicine in NY


The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP)

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Graduate Students

Ana Vargas, PhD student at UTEP

Marlynn Cadena, MS, High School Teacher at Americas HS in El Paso, TX

Undergraduate Students

Celene Aguilar (NIH RISE), pursuing a BS in Microbiology

Paulina Guerrero, pursuing a BS in Cellular and Molecular Biochemistry with an interest in genetics, oncology and gene targeting therapy

Hazael Hernandez (NIH RISE), Medical student at Texas Tech University Health Sciences in Lubbock, TX

Steffany Rodriguez, applying to medical schools

Daniela Chow (NIH RISE), a Postbaccalaureate IRTA fellow at the National Institutes of Health

Adriana Hernandez-Santini (NIH PRISE, UPR-Ponce), Doctor of Audiology Student at The University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus

Dormarie Rivera-Rodriguez (NIH PRISE, UPR-Ponce), PhD student in the Immunology and Molecular Pathogenesis graduate program at Emory University School of Medicine

Cassandra Shepherd (EPCC-UTEP NIH Bridge program; 2018), Marketing Manager at Literacy DuPage

Victor Erives, applying to medical schools

Stephanie Rodriguez (EPCC-UTEP NIH Bridge program; 2019), Nursing School at Texas Tech University Health Sciences in El Paso, TX


University of Florida


Mohamed F. Hamed, 2020-2022, Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Mansoura University, Mansoura, Egypt

Rotating UF BMS Graduate Program


Tajera Henry

Lesly Mejia


Adriana G. Morales Rivera


Samuel Inkabi

Preethi Sudhakara

Kevin Senior

James Heidings

Zachary Taylor

UFCD 2021 Summer Research Program

Alice Chan, UFCD class 2026

Mark Fischer, UFCD class 2025

Undergraduate Students

Shivani Dave

Nalani Starcher

Sebastian Guerra is pursuing a PhD in Genetics from the University of Florida.

Brian Delgado

Danielle Elliott

Chris Alvarado

Jordan Rodriguez

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