Faculty and Staff Directory

Terry Vanden Hoek, MD, Head and Chief of Service

Fellowship Directors

Joseph Colla, MD, Assistant Professor and Director of EM Ultrasound, Section Chief-O'hare
Trevonne Thompson, MD, Associate Professor, Toxicology Fellow Director, Assistant Dean for Resident Planning
Stacey Chamberlain, MD, Associate Professor and Director, International & Global Health
Janet Lin, MD, MPH, Associate Professor and Assistant Director, International & Global Health (CT)

E. Bradshaw Bunney, MD, Professor, Associate Head Clinical Affairs/Residency Director

Amit Arwindekar, MD, Director of Operations, Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine

John Williams
, MD, Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine

David Snow, MD, Assistant Professor, Assistant Residency Director
Carissa Tyo
, MD, Assistant Professor (EM/IM Res Director and Hospital OBS)

  • Elisabeth Schrieber, APN
  • Amber Nieland-Braithwaite, APN
  • Teresa Fitzgerald, APN
  • Lin Zhao, APN
  • Kimberly Yormack, APN
  • Shannon Jeffrey, APN


Heather Prendergast, MD, Professor, Co-Assistant Dean of Clinical Affairs, Associate Head for Academic Affairs

Lisa Gehm, MD, Assistant Professor, Medical Student Education Director

Wesley Eilbert, MD, Associate Professor, Resident Res

Seema Awatramani, MD, Assistant Professor, Peds
Pavitra Kotini-Shah, MD, Assistant Professor (CT)
Eric Krueger, MD, Clinical Instructor  
Timothy Meehan, MD, Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine, Toxicology
Jing Li, MD, Research Associate Professor (RT)
Christopher Colbert, DO, Assistant Residency Director, Assistant Professor
David Chestek, DO, Clinical Instructor
Jason Murphy, MD, Clinical Instructor
Sukhi Bain, MD, Clinical Instructor
Jamie Kondelis, MD , Clinical Instructor
Rebecca Caton, MD, Clinical Instructor
Leah Finkel, MD, Assistant Professor (CT)
Shana Nelson Ross, MD, Assistant Professor (CT)
Maxim Dzeba, MD, Clinical Instructor
Arkady Rasin, MD, Clinical Instructor
Ruben Cardoso, MD, Clinical Instructor

 

Rhea Begeman, BSN, MS, Director of Administration

Assistant to Head                                               
Jennifer Ytem              

Human Resources
Kimberly Taylor, MS, PHR, SHRM-CP


Business Administrative Associate

Benjamin Gonzalez San Martin, MS 


Lead Privilege & Credentialing Specialist
Briana Laird

Purchasing                                               

Hardik Joshi 

Billing
Jean Dietz
Margie Ferrante


Residency Coordinator

Kimberly Goodman
Denise Robertson

Director of Research

Sara W. Heinert, MPH


Illinois Heart Rescue Project

Terri Campbell, RN
Claus Johnson

Project HEAL
Cammeo Mauntel-Medici, MPH, Associate Director
Kerry Bartley Day, BA, HCV Patient Care Coordinator
Sara Baghikar, MD, MPH, Quality and Evaluation Manager
Anajan Bairavi Maheshwaran, Data Manager

Champions Program
Natalia Suarez, MA, Champions Program Manager


O'Hare Clinic
Rose Ferri
Alba Gaitan
Eliza Palmiano
Saman Idris

Stephen Brown, MSW, LCSW, Director of Preventive Emergency Medicine

Information Technology
Joel Catausan

Emergency Med APN’s

Edgar Sarmiento
Dana Lewis
Tracie Clisby
Jennifer Dugal
Laura Meehan
Deborah Walsh
Marlene Angelico

CDU (Clinical Decision Unit)
Donna Camit
Hala Ismail
Elizabeth Janostaek
Lisa Landers
Vicki Moy
Joan Okojie
Ursula Scislicka-Budz
Katherine Cappitelli