Category: Fellow Profiles

ALLERGY & IMMUNOLOGY DEPARTMENT SPOTLIGHT PROFILES – FELLOW PROFILE – Julia Sohn

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I grew up in California, born in San Fransico and raised in Los Angelos. I always thought that I wanted to be a…

HEMATOLOGY/ONCOLOGY FELLOW PROFILE – Krista Isaac

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I’ve been at UVA for about 9 months, after completing my medical school and residency training in Philadelphia. I currently live in Charlottesville…

Pulmonary Fellow Profile – Caitlin Welch

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I was born in Montpelier, Vermont, but spent most of my life in upstate New York before heading to Nashville, TN for residency…

FELLOW PROFILE – William Horton

Tell us a little about yourself. I’ve been at UVA for 3 years after growing up in Mississippi. I attended medical school at the University of Mississippi and completed an…

FELLOW PROFILE – Elizabeth Gulleen

A life-long Midwesterner, I grew up in Des Moines, Iowa (not to be confused with Idaho which is where the potatoes grow or Ohio which may almost be Midwestern but…

GI Fellow Javelle Wynter, MD

I am originally from Westchester, NY, but few people can guess by my (presumably) well-hidden accent that I actually grew up on a small island in the Caribbean, St. Maarten. I moved back to…

Kavita Pal, MD, Pulmonary & Critical Care

I don’t think many people know this, but I was born in Kenya, in a town called Kisumu, and raised in Nairobi -- yes, Africa! I moved to the U.S.…

Justin Mutter, 2016-17 Geriatrics Fellow, Wins Mulholland Teaching Award

I grew up in East Tennessee, home to beautiful mountains and rivers. Coming to the Shenandoah was a natural transition. I visited UVA once in high school and never looked…

Endocrinology Fellow Meaghan (“Meg”) Stumpf

I was born in Richmond, Virginia, while my father was completing graduate work in nursing at the Medical College of Virginia (MCV). When I was two, my family moved to my mother’s hometown…

Nephrology Fellow Itunu Owoyemi, MBBS

I grew up in Lagos, Nigeria, with my seven siblings. My parents are my greatest mentors.  I don’t know how they did it, but they were very open to family…