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First Year Fellows

Haitham Al Ashry, M.B.B.Ch.
Residency: Creighton University
Medical School: Ain Shams University Faculty of Medicine
Pager: 15481

Branden Luna, D.O.
Residency: Riverside Methodist Hospitals
Medical School: Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University
Pager: 15488

Emerald Banas, M.D.
Residency: SUNY Upstate Medical University
Medical School: Cebu Institute of Medicine, Philippines
Pager: 15482

Mario Ponce, M.C.
Residency: Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami
Medical School: Universidad
Peruana Cayetano Heredia Facultad de Medicina Alberto Hurtado
Pager: 15492
Adam Kouns, M.D.
Residency: Loyola University Medical Center
Medical School: University of Kentucky
Pager: 15487


Second Year Fellows

Lauren Angotti, M.D
Residency: MUSC
Medical School: MUSC
Pager: 15229
Rana Kanaan, M.D.
Residency: Jacobi Medical Center
Medical School: Lebanese University Faculty of Medical Sciences, Lebanon
Pager: 15233
Sean Callahan, M.D.
Residency: Lahey Clinic Medical Center
Medical School: Ross University School of Medicine
Pager: 15231
Musab Nusrat, M.B.Ch.B.
Residency: Texas Tech University Health Science Center
Medical School: University of Tripoli, Libya
Pager: 15235
Jean Paul Higuero Sevilla, M.D.
Residency: Miami Veterans Affairs MedicalCenter/University of Miami
Medical School: Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Honduras Facultad de Ciencias Medicas, Honduras
Pager: 15232


Third Year Fellows

Brett Bade, M.D.
Medical School: University of Missouri
Residency: MUSC

Pager: 15240
Neeti Kanodra, MBBS
Medical School: Seth GS Medical College, India
Residency: MedStar Washington Hospital Center

Pager: 15747
Michael Fall, D.O. 
Medical School: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: Exempla, St. Joseph Hospital

Pager: 15737
Philip (Zach) Svigals, M.D.
Medical School: State University of New York
Residency: MUSC

Pager: 15365
Brian Furukawa, M.D.
Medical School: Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Residency: Wilford Hall Medical Center

Pager: 15742







Susan Pearlstine Endowed Lectureship presents “The Typical and Atypical Spectrum of Sarcoidosis” 

Laura L. Koth, M.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Director, Sarcoidosis Research Program
University of California

The presentation will be at Medicine Grand Rounds on February 23 at 8am

Click here for additional information on the Susan Pearlstine Endowed Lectureship


Congratulations to Lindsey Felton, Julie Driggers and Rebecca Strickland, who were all selected as Department of Medicine Employees of the Quarter!

The awards were presented at the Employee of the Quarter Ceremony January 28th.


Welcome to Dr. John Cox

We are pleased to announce the addition of Dr. John Cox to the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine.  Dr. Cox brings more than 25 years of Pulmonary Medicine experience to his faculty position at MUSC.  For more information on
Dr. Cox, click his picture below.


Watch Dr. Tim Whelan's video about Tips for Treating Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis


Upcoming Events

Medicine Grand Rounds
February 23 at 8am

Laura L. Koth, M.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Director, Sarcoidosis Research Program
University of California

"The Typical and Atypical Spectrum of Sarcoidosis”, presented by the Susan Pearlstine Endowed Lectureship