Category: Fellow Profiles

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…

Nephrology Postdoc Tsuyoshi Inoue

Tsuyoshi Inoue, MD, PhD, is a postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Dr. Mark Okusa, chief of the Division of Nephrology. Dr. Inoue recently wrote an article for the Japanese…

Profile: Endocrinology Postdoc Zhuo Fu

Zhuo Fu, PhD, spent four years as a postdoctoral fellow in the lab of Endocrinology division chief Zhenqi Liu. In January, she was awarded a three-year grant from the American…