Current Pediatric Critical Care Fellows

1st Year Fellows

  • Subhendu De, MD

    1st Year Fellow
    Pediatric Critical Care

    Medical School: Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
    Residency: Emory University Department of Pediatrics
    Academic Interests: Pediatric Medical Device Design; Advanced Technologies; Shock

  • Alonso Marron, MD

    1st Year Fellow
    Pediatric Critical Care

    Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch
    Residency: University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston McGovern Medical School
    Academic Interests: Resident and fellow education; Point-of-care ultrasound; Extubation readiness trials

  • Abhinav Totapally, MD

    1st Year Fellow
    Pediatric Critical Care

    Medical School: Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine
    Residency: Baylor College of Medicine
    Academic Interests: Near Fatal Asthma; Extra-Corporeal Therapies

  • Allison Weatherly, MD

    1st Year Fellow
    Pediatric Critical Care

    Medical School: University of Virginia 
    Residency: Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Academic Interests: Early mobility; Long-term functional outcomes; PICS

2nd Year Fellows

  • Chiara Foster, MD

    2nd Year Fellow
    Pediatric Critical Care

    Medical School: University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
    Residency: Wright State University Integrated Pediatric Residency at Dayton Children's Hospital and Wright Patterson Air Force Base
    Academic Interests: Medical Education; Point of Care Ultrasound

  • Andy Liu, MD

    2nd Year Fellow
    Pediatric Critical Care

    Medical School: University of Vermont College of Medicine
    Residency: University of North Carolina Children's Hospital
    Academic Interests: Palliative and supportive care; Decision guidance; Ethics in the pediatric intensive care unit

  • Megan Shea, MD

    2nd Year Fellow
    Pediatric Critical Care

    Medical School: Pennsylvania College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Residency: New York Presbyterian-Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Academic Interests: Enhancing bedside and "just-in-time" teaching for residents and fellows; High-fidelity simulation; Palliative care

  • Neil Zaki, MD

    2nd Year Fellow
    Pediatric Critical Care

    Medical School: Eastern Virginia Medical School
    Residency: Emory University
    Academic Interest: Cardiac Critical Care

3rd Year Fellows

  • Jonathan Boyd, MD

    3rd Year Fellow
    Pediatric Critical Care

    Medical School: East Tennessee State University
    Residency: Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Academic Interests: Medical Student & Resident Education; Use of Simulation

  • Emily Deaton, MD

    3rd Year Fellow
    Pediatric Critical Care

    Medical School: University of Mississippi School of Medicine
    Residency: Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Academic Interests: Ethics and moral injury in providers working in the pediatric ICU; ethical dynamics of ethics consultation

  • K. Sofia Mendieta, MD

    3rd Year Fellow
    Pediatric Critical Care

    Medical School: Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara
    Residency: University of Puerto Rico, Pediatrics
    Academic Interests: Quality improvement projects, education

  • Jennifer Walker, MD

    3rd Year Fellow
    Pediatric Critical Care

    Medical School: University of South Carolina School of Medicine
    Residency: Levine Children's Hospital - Charlotte, NC
    Academic Interests: Pharmacokinetics of various pain medications in critically ill children; steroid use in status asthmaticus; enteral nutrition in bronchiolitics requiring high-flow nasal cannula