Fellows

Nisha Chhabra, M.D., Critical Care Fellow

Medical School:  Tufts University, Boston, MA
Internship:  Tufts University, Boston, MA
Residency:  Rush University, Chicago

Best thing about the Univ. of Chicago?
U. of C. has amazing teachers, lectures, and experience. But the best thing is the location!
Where do you live in Chicago (area of the city) and if you like that area, why?
I live in Streeterville; it's close to the lake which is great in the Chicago summers and close to shopping which is perfect for the rest of the year.


Samit Ghia, M.D., Cardiothoracic Fellow

Medical School:  Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
Internship: Icahn School of Medicine @ Mount Sinai, New York, NY
Residency:  Icahn School of Medicine @ Mount Sinai, New York, NY


Elizabeth Healy-Cotter, M.D., Cardiothoracic Fellow

Medical School:  Creighton University, Omaha, NE
Internship:  University of Chicago
Residency:  University of Chicago

Why did you choose the Univ. of Chicago for your Fellowship training?
Unparalleled faculty who are committed to your education and dedicated to helping you achieve your professional and personal goals in one of the best cities in the world!
Where do you live in Chicago (area of the city) and if you like that area, why?
West Loop - A fantastic neighborhood in the city -- especially for foodies! Very walkable, close to down town and not a bad drive to the hospital.


John Kenny, M.D., Pain Management Fellow

Medical School: University of Illinois – Chicago
Internship: University of Chicago
Residency:  University of Chicago

Best thing about the Univ. of Chicago?
Attendings are brilliant and eager to teach, and co-residents are helpful and encouraging. I have made many friends for life.

Favorite weekend trips in the area?
Lake Geneva, or bed and breakfasts in Southeast Michigan.


Roshan Patel, M.D., Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellow

Medical School: New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY
Internship: Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, Park Ridge, IL
Residency:  University of Chicago, Chicago

Best thing about the Univ. of Chicago?
Being exposed to leaders in the field.

Favorite thing to do in Chicago?
Explore new restaurants and bars