Faculty and Staff Directory

Faculty and Staff Directory2018-10-25T09:34:16+00:00

Click on the individual’s name in red to see a photograph and brief biography.

Attending Faculty

Adiutori, Lisa, DO
Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
nedresky@uic.edu
Albrecht II, Ronald, MD
Associate Professor
312-996-4020
ronron@uic.edu
Anderson, Jennifer, MD
Visiting Associate Professor
312-996-4020
jenlande@uic.edu
Angelov, Felix, MD
Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
fangelov@uic.edu
Banchs, Richard J., MD
Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
rbanchs@uic.edu
Baughman, Verna, MD
Professor
312-966-4020
vbaughma@uic.edu
Beck Schimmer, Beatrice, MD
Visiting Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology
312-996-4020
bbschimm@uic.edu
Beckerly, Rena, MD/MBA
Associate Professor,
Residency Program Director
312-996-4020
beckerr@uic.edu
Beckmann, Katharina, MD
Assistant Professor,
Director of Simulation Education
312-996-4020
akmb@uic.edu
Burk, Nancy, MD
Associate Professor
312-996-4020
nburk@uic.edu
Changyaleket, Ben, MD
Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
benjarat@uic.edu
Chiang, Christopher, MD
Associate Professor
312-996-4020
cchiang@uic.edu
Chovatiya, Rani, MD
Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
rchova1@uic.edu
Demidovich, Yulia, MD
Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
ydemidov@uic.edu
Diaz, Geraldine, DO
Associate Professor
312-996-4020
gdiaz@uic.edu
Edelman, Guy, MD
Associate Professor
312-996-4020
gedelman@uic.edu
Eklund, Jamey, MD
Assistant Professor
 312-996-4020
jeklun3@uic.edu
Espaldon, Phil, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
cespal1@uic.edu
Feld, James, MD
Professor
312-996-4020
jfeld@uic.edu
Fox, Gretchen, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
gfox3@uic.edu
Galvan, Jacqueline, MD
Assistant Professor
 312-996-4020
jmgalvan@uic.edu
Gitman, Marina, MD
Assistant Professor
 312-996-4020
gitman@uic.edu
Golembiewski, Julie, PharmD
Clinical Associate Professor
312-996-4020
jgolemb@uic.edu
Guha, Rahul, MD
Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
rguha@uic.edu
Hussain, Nadia, MD
Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
nhasan2@uic.edu
Jericho, Barbara, MD
Professor
312-996-4020
jericho@uic.edu
Kim, Edina, MD
Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
ekim33@uic.edu
Kreilinger, Sabine, MD
Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
sabinek@uic.edu
Laurito, Charles, MD
Professor
312-996-4020
sharps@uic.edu
Lee, Helen, MD
Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
leehelen@uic.edu
Leskiw, Ulana, MD
Associate Professor
312-996-4020
uleskiw@uic.edu
Malik, Khalid, MD
Professor
kldmalik@uic.edu
312-996-4020
Mercado, Pilar, MD
Associate Professor
312-996-4020
pmerca1@uic.edu
Navar, Cynthia, MD
Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
cnavar3@uic.edu
Newman, Janet, MD
Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
jnewman@uic.edu
Nishioka, Hokuto, MD
Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
hokuton@uic.edu
Nixon, Heather, MD
Associate Professor
312-996-4020
hnixon1@uic.edu
Oswald, Sarah, MD
Associate Professor
312-996-4020
soswald7@uic.edu
Ovsevitz, Katherine “Katy”, MD
Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
kovsevit@uic.edu
Paisansathan, Chanannait, MD
Associate Professor
312-996-4020
oon@uic.edu
Park, Christine, MD
Professor of Anesthesiology and Medical Education
312-996-4020
cpark1@uic.edu
Pygon, Bernard ‘Bud’, MD
Professor
312-996-4020
bpygon@uic.edu
Quadri, Syed, DO
Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
squadr23@uic.edu
Roth, Steven, MD, FARVO
Michael Reese Endowed
Professor of Anesthesiology
312-996-0052
rothgas@uic.edu
Rothschild, Leelach,MD
Associate Professor
312-996-4020
leelach@uic.edu
Schwartz, David, MD, FCCP
Head, Department of Anesthesiology
312-996-4020
dschwarz@uic.edu
Thompson, Nicole, MD
Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
nthomps1@uic.edu
VadeBoncouer, Tim, MD
Associate Professor
312-569-6126
tvdbc@uic.edu
Voronov, Polina, MD
Associate Professor
312-996-4020
pvoronov@uic.edu
Votta-Velis, Effrossyni Gina, MD PhD
Associate Professor
312-996-4020
ginavot@uic.edu
Waldinger, Rachel, MD
Clinical Instructor
312-996-4020
rgilbe4@uic.edu
Weinberg, Guy, MD
Professor
312-996-4020
guyw@uic.edu
Weinstein, Corinne, MD
Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
cweins3@uic.edu
Wheeler, Peggy, MD
Professor of Anesthesiology
312-996-4020
pwheel@uic.edu
Wilkinson, Nikki, MD
Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
nrw@uic.edu

Affiliated Faculty

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Berkowitz, Richard, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
Goldschmidt, Tammara, MD
Clinical Instructor
312-996-4020
tgoldsch@uic.edu
Higgins, Michael, DDS
Clinical Professor
mshiggdd@uic.edu
312-996-4020
Ho, Simon G., MD
Associate Professor
312-996-4020
sho3@uic.edu
Markiv, Volodimir, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
Okpala, Chukwudi “Chuck”, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
312-996-4020
cokpala@uic.edu
Rakic, Andrei, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
 312-996-4020
arakic1@uic.edu

Fellows

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Faruqi, Adnan, MD
Pain Fellow
312-996-4020
afaruqi@uic.edu
Peters, Krysta, MD
Neuroanesthesiology Fellow
312-996-4020
peters9@uic.edu
Shah, Chirag “Chi”, MD
Regional Anesthesia
312-996-4020
cshah21@uic.edu
Tran, Neilson, MD
Pain Medicine
312-996-4020
ntran34@uic.edu
Warren, Michael, MD
Pain Medicine
312-996-4020
mkwarren@uic.edu
Wong, Natalie, MD
Pain Medicine
312-996-4020
nwong25@uic.edu

Nurses

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Abanco, Francisco “Kiko”, DNP, CRNA312-996-4020
fcabanco@uic.edu
Becker, Alaina, DNP, CRNA312-996-4020
abecker@uic.edu
Bowles, Whitney, CRNA312-996-4020
wbowles@uic.edu
Casper, Amanda, DNP, CRNA312-996-4020
acasper@uic.edu
Glenn, Christopher, CRNA312-996-4020
ctglenn@uic.edu
Huske, Therese, CRNA312-996-4020
thuske@uic.edu
Keaton. Savannah, CRNA312-996-4020
jskeaton@uic.edu
Kellermann, Stacye, CRNA312-996-4020
stacye@uic.edu
Kersey, Rachael, CRNA312-996-4020
rkersey@uic.edu
Meredith, Megan, CRNA312-996-4020
mmered2@uic.edu
Nofsinger, Andrea “AJ”, CRNA312-996-4020
anofsi2@uic.edu
Pierre, Gaelle, DNP, CRNA312-996-4020
gpierr3@uic.edu
Sarangay, Claritess “Clar”, DNP, CRNA312-996-4020
sarangay@uic.edu
Zervakis, Mary Ann, DNP, CRNA
Assistant Director of Advance Practice Providers
312-996-4020
zervakis@uic.edu
Zhou, Minnie “Min”, DNP, CRNA312-996-4020
minniez@uic.edu
Zurn, Laurie, CRNA312-996-4020
conavay@uic.edu

Office

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Bacon, Brian
Grants and Contracts Associate
312-996-4034
bbacon@uic.edu
Barabanova, Alexandra
Research Associate
312-996-4020
barabano@uic.edu
Clifford, Paul
IT Tech Assoc
312-996-4020
pcliff@uic.edu
Cortez, Jessica
Residency Program Coordinator
312-355-0417
jlcortes@uic.edu
Cunningham, Sherri
Medical Staff Specialist
312-996-4020
sherrim@uic.edu
Harvey, Anitra
Fellowship Coordinator
312-355-0417
lmccool@uic.edu
Lazzara, Michele, PhD
Director of Administrative Operations
312-996-4020
michelel@uic.edu
Lee, Yim ‘Iris’
Accountant
312-996-4020
Ilee3@uic.edu
Petty, Sandra
Procedure & Systems Analyst III
312-996-4020
spetty@uic.edu

Research

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Bae, Misuk
Postdoctoral Research Associatev
mbae3@uic.edu
Boullerne, Anne, PhD
Research Assistant Professor
312-569-7871
abouller@uic.edu
Castellon, Maricela
Research Specialist Health Sciences
312-996-7878
mcaste4@uic.edu
Chen, Zhenlong
Research Faculty
zlchen@uic.edu
Chignalia, Andreia, PhD
Postdoctoral Research Associate
312-996-1636
andreiac@uic.edu
Danilov, Sergei, MD, PhD
Research Associate Professor
312-413-7526
danilov@uic.edu
Feinstein, Douglas, PhD
Research Professor
312-355-1665
dlfeins@uic.edu
Hu, Guochang
Associate Professor
gchu@uic.edu
312-996-4692
Isbatan, Ayman
Research Specialist
312-996-1636
isbatana@uic.edu
Kalinin, Sergey, MD
Postdoctoral Research Associate
312-996-9933
sergey@uic.edu
Kang, Hojin
Visiting Research Assistant Professor
312-355-2719
hobbang4@uic.edu
Kowal, Katarzyna
Research Assistant
312-996-9933
kkowal22@uic.edu
Lin, Shao-Xia
Research Specialist Health Sciences
312-355-5561
sxlin@uic.edu
Lv, Yang, MD
Visiting Scholar
yanglv@uic.edu
Marangoni, M. Natalia
Instructor
mmaran1@uic.edu
Mathew, Biji
Research Assistant Professor
312-355-1694
bijim@uic.edu
Minshall, Richard D., PhD
Professor
312-996-1655
rminsh@uic.edu
Oliveira, Suellen
Postdoctoral Research Associate
suelleno@uic.edu
Ripper, Richard
Licensed Veterinary Technician 3
312-569-6759
ripper@uic.edu
Su, Kai
Visiting Research Assistant
312-355-2719
ksu8@uic.edu
Torres, Leianne, MD
Research Assistant
312-996-1181
ltorre6@uic.edu

Photos by Felix Angelov, M.D., Sebastian Ruehlmann, M.D. and Simon Ho, M.D.