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Resident alumni

Recent pediatric resident graduates

Where are they now?

  • Shaikha AlQahtani, MD – Children’s Cancer Hospital at MD Anderson – Pediatric Hematology Oncology Fellowship
  • Imen Becetti, MD – Massachusetts General Hospital – Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship
  • Charisse Carter, MD – Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters – Outpatient Pediatrics
  • Sarah Daouk, MD – UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital – Infectious Disease Fellowship
  • Darina Dinov, DO – Virginia Commonwealth University – Child Neurology
  • Brooke Farquhar, MD – Virginia Commonwealth University – Pulmonology Fellowship
  • Katharine Hastings, MD – Virginia Commonwealth University – Pediatric Hematology Oncology Fellowship
  • William Hawthorne, DO – RVA Pediatrics – Private Practice
  • Aaron Heaberlin, MD – Premier Pediatrics, Brighton, Colorado – Private Practice
  • Christopher Henry, MD – Virginia Commonwealth University – Child Neurology Fellowship
  • Katelynn Hillman, MD – Capital Area Pediatrics – Private Practice
  • Meredith Holmes, DO – General Pediatrics    
  • Nadine Kibbi, MD – University of Iowa – Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship   
  • Samson Makonnen, MD – General Pediatrics 
  • Jose Millan, MD – Locum Tenens
  • Hannah Miller, MD – Virginia Commonwealth University – Pediatric Chief Resident
  • Ying Moyer, DO – Private Practice
  • Grace Mueller, MD – Virginia Commonwealth University – Chief Resident
  • Shoshana Newman-Lindsay, MD, MPH – UC Davis Medical Center – Neonatal and Perinatal Medicine Fellowship
  • Maria Pappa, MD – General Pediatrician
  • Hiral Patel, DO – Richmond, VA – General Pediatrics
  • Alexandra Pryzbylo, MD – Capital Pediatrics – Private Practice
  • Emily Schapka, MD – Children's Hospital of Michigan – Pediatric Critical Care Fellowship
  • Azam Siddiqui, MD - Virginia Commonwealth University – Neonatal and Perinatal Medicine Fellowship
  • Kemper Steffe, DO – Annapolis Pediatrics
  • Chari Stump, MD – Private Practice
  • Michael Sweetman, MD – Medical University of South Carolina – Gastroenterology Fellowship
  • Khalid Taha, MD – British Columbia Children’s Hospital – Nephrology Fellowship
  • Sara Taha, MD – Thomas Jefferson University Hospital – Neonatology Fellowship
  • Michelle Wagner, MD – Virginia Commonwealth University – Chief Resident
  • Britany Weissman, MD – Jersey Shore University Medical Center – Pediatric Chief Resident

Creating the next generation of docs for kids

 Learn more about alumni Dr. Danny Avula’s role in the health department and in our community.

See his impact
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Why choose CHoR?

Joining CHoR and VCU Health for your residency or fellowship is like joining a family. During your time here, we’ll work together to ensure you receive hands-on, comprehensive experience in pediatrics – while finding work-life balance and making life-long friends and mentors.

Learn more about resident life, salary, benefits and the city we call home.

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Become a CHoR resident

Residents are selected through the National Resident Matching Program. You must apply using the ERAS System.

How to apply