Fellows

 FIRST YEAR

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Brian Barnette, M.D.
Undergraduate | University of Delaware
Post-graduate | Temple University School of Medicine
Residency | University of California, Davis
Clinical and Research Interests | TBD
Email:  bwbarnette@ucsd.edu
                              
                               
Jenny Koo, M.D.
Undergraduate | University of California, Los Angeles
Post-graduate | University of California, San Diego
Residency | University of California, San Diego
Clinical and Research Interests | TBD
Email:  j7koo@ucsd.edu
                          
                               
Antonie Meixel, M.D.
Undergraduate | University of California, Los Angeles
Post-graduate | University of California, San Diego
Residency | University of California, San Diego
Clinical and Research Interests | TBD
Email:  ameixel@ucsd.edu

SECOND YEAR

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Kathryn Anderson, M.D.
Undergraduate | University of Notre Dame
Post-graduate | Creighton University School of Medicine
Residency | University of California, Los Angeles
Clinical and Research Interests | Infectious disease in the neonatal population.
Email:  kkeegan@ucsd.edu
               
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Nikolai Shalygin, M.D.
Undergraduate | University of Washington
Post-graduate | University of Washington School of Medicine
Residency | University of California, San Diego
Clinical and Research Interests | Ultrasound use in the NICU as a general tool to  augment and improve clinical management with specific focus on the delivery room and PICC lines.
Email:  nshalygin@ucsd.edu
               
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Casey Ward, M.D.
Undergraduate | Point Loma Nazarene University
Post-graduate | Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Residency | Oregon Health and Sciences University
Clinical and Research Interests | Research: Metabolomic Understanding of HIE.
QI: Improving Time to Full Feeds in ELGAN Infants.
Email:  csward@ucsd.edu ​



THIRD YEAR

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Janessa Law, M.D.
Undergraduate | University of California, Riverside
Post-graduate | University of California, Irvine
Residency | Loma Linda University Children's Hospital
Clinical and Research Interests | Clinical - Cardiopulmonary pathophysiology in high acuity patients as well as improving chronic lung disease outcomes in premature infants. Research - Investigation of the role of neural stem cells in neonatal hypoxic-ischemic injury.
Email:  ​jblaw@ucsd.edu


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Spencer Magargal, M.D.
Undergraduate | Davidson College
Post-graduate | University of Alabama
Residency | Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
Clinical and Research Interests | TBD
Email:  ​smagargal@ucsd.edu


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Nathaly Sweeney, M.D.
Undergraduate | Springfield College
Post-graduate | Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Residency | John Hopkins University
Clinical and Research Interests | The application of individualized medicine in the care of neonates with suspected genetic disease/syndromes and
those with congenital heart disease. My research focuses on identifying genotypic differences via next generation sequencing (NGS) that may explain these phenotypes with the goal to offer prompt, directed, accurate, personalized care in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) setting and beyond​.
Email:  ​nmsweeney@ucsd.edu