Faculty

Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine Fellowship Faculty

Vishal Patel, D.O.

Program Director

Pulmonary Critical and Care

Medical School
New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Old Westbury, NY

Residency
Mt. Sinai West and Morningside, NY, NY

Fellowship
Mt. Sinai West and Morningside, NY, NY

David Lindner, D.O.

Associate Program Director

Pulmonary Critical and Care

Medical School
Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Des Moines, IA

Residency
Michigan State University COGMET, Madison Heights, MI

Fellowship
Oakland General Hospital, Madison Heights, MI (pulmonary disease)

St. John’s Mercy Medical Center, St. Louis, MO (critical care medicine)

Vinay Patel, M.D.

Core Faculty

Pulmonary Critical and Care

Medical School
Ross University School of Medicine, St. Michael, Barbados

Residency
Georgetown University Hospital/Washington Medical Center, Washington, DC

Fellowship
Georgetown University Hospital/Washington Medical Center, Washington, DC

Carl Ruthman, M.D.

Core Faculty

Pulmonary Critical and Care

Medical School
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL

Residency
Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL

Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL

Jose Valle, M.D.

Core Faculty

Pulmonary Critical and Care
Sleep Medicine

Medical School
Univ Catol de Santiago de Guayaquil, Guayaquil, Ecuador

Residency
University of Miami Jackson Memorial, Miami, FL

Fellowship
University of Texas, Galveston, TX (pulmonary critical care)

University of Miami Jackson Memorial, Miami, FL (sleep medicine)

Douglas Harrington, D.O.

Academic Faculty

Pulmonary Critical and Care
Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency

Medical School
Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Des Moines, IA

Residency
Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI

Fellowship
Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI (pulmonary critical care)

Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL (simulation center)

Gaja Shaughnessy, M.D.

Academic Faculty

Pulmonary Critical and Care
Sleep Medicine

Medical School
University of Ljubljani Faculty of Medicine, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Residency
Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL

Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (pulmonary critical care and sleep medicine)

 

Mustafa Akbiek, M.D.

Academic Faculty

Pulmonary Critical and Care

Medical School
Jordan Univ of Sci and Tech, Irbid, Jordan

Residency
St. Vincent Charity Medical Center/Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Fellowship
Cleveland Clinic, Weston, FL

 

Lindsay Frenkel, M.D.

Academic Faculty

Critical Care

Medical School
Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC

Residency
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, NC

Fellowship
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, NC

Gary Sporn, M.D.

Academic Faculty

Pulmonary

Medical School
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ

Residency
University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

Fellowship
University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

 

Howard Cohen, M.D.

Academic Faculty

Night Intensivist

Medical School
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Residency
University of Miami Jackson Memorial, Miami, FL

Fellowship
University of Miami Jackson Memorial, Miami, FL

 

Joshua Crane, D.O.

Academic Faculty

Night Intensivist

Medical School
Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine, Henderson, NV

Residency
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Amarillo, TX

Fellowship
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Amarillo, TX

 

Gregory Poland, M.D.

Program Research Director

Medical School
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL

Residency
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (research design)

 

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Program Director

Vishal Patel, D.O.

Program Director
Pulmonary Critical Care
Medicine Fellowship