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Meet the Fellows

Current Fellows

Heba Akbari, MD (She/Her)

Heba Akbari, MD (She/Her) (2023-2024) Heba Akbari's NameDrop

  • Program: Epilepsy
  • Medical School: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
  • Residency: McGaw Medical Center Northwestern University, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
  • Research: Neonatal Epilepsy and Medical Education
Rachel Pauley, MD (She/Her)

Rachel Pauley, MD (She/Her) (2023-2024) Rachel Pauley's NameDrop

  • Program: Epilepsy
  • Medical School: Penn State College of Medicine
  • Residency: New York University Grossman School of Medicine
  • Research: QEEG in the ICU, pediatric neurovascular disorders and seizures, neonatal seizures following cardiac bypass, refractory status epilepticus

Past Fellows

Laura Bliss, MD (2022-2023)

Dina Soloveychik, MD (2022-2023)

Miriam Baltuano Songhurst, MD (2021-2022)

Joanna Garcia Pierce, MD (2021-2022)

Reega Purohit, MD (2019-2020)

Theresa Czech, MD (2018-2019)

Janice Rodriguez-Herenandez, MD (2018-2019)

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