Assistant Professor of Medicine

matt.alexander@vumc.org
Division
CP
Specialty
General Cardiology, Advanced Hypertension
MD, PhD - University of Virginia School of Medicine
BS - Duke University
Division
AP
Previous Role/Title
Postdoctoral Fellow in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Specialty
Internal Medicine Interventional Pulmonology
MBBS - Kamineni Institute of Medical Sciences
Hometown
Columbia, PA

Medical School: University of Iowa

Division
ID
University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine
Hometown
Des Moines, IA

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Genetic Medicine

Division
GE
Previous Role/Title
Research Associate
Specialty
Immunogenetics
PhD - Complutense University of Madrid
MS - Complutense University of Madrid
Hometown
Pamplona, Navarra, Spain

Assistant in Medicine

Division
AP
MSN

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Division
GI
MD - State University of New York

Chief Cook and Bottle-Washer, Department of Medicine - Med Admin

Division
MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine

Division
IM
Previous Role/Title
Associate Directir For Medical Services
Specialty
Internal Medicine
MD - University of Alabama School of Medicine
Hometown
Mobile, AL

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

laura.a.bryant@vanderbilt.edu
Division
IM
Previous Role/Title
Resident
Specialty
Internal Medicine
MD - Indiana University School of Medicine
B.S. - Pharmaceutical Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana
Hometown
Indianapolis, IN

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Director of Peripheral Vascular Interventions

Division
CA
Previous Role/Title
Director of Peripheral Vascular Interventions, Assistant Professor of Medicine
Specialty
Interventional Cardiology
MD - University of Kansas School of Medicine
Hometown
Wichita, Kansas

Instructor of Medicine, Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, & Metabolism

jeeyeon.cha@vanderbilt.edu
Division
DE
Previous Role/Title
Research Fellow, Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism
MD - University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
PhD - Cincinnati Children’s Research Foundation
BS - Tulane University
Hometown
Fort Thomas, KY / Taejon, S. Korea

Research Assistant Professor, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension

Division
NP
PhD - Bern University Hospital
MS - University of Parma

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine and Public Health

Division
IM
MD - Boston University School of Medicine,
BA, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry - Middlebury College
Hometown
Bethesda, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine; Division of Infectious Diseases

titus.daniels@Vanderbilt.Edu
Division
ID
MD - University of Kansas
MPH - Vanderbilt University
MMHC - Vanderbilt Owen School of Business Management

Instructor in Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

giovanni.e.davogustto@vumc.org
Division
CA
MD - Universidad Central de Venezuela

Research Assistant Professor

Division
HO
PhD, Molecular and Cellular Biology - Spanish National Cancer Research Centre
MS, Molecular and Cellular Biology - Universidad de Zaragoza
BS, Biochemistry -Stetson University
BS, Chemistry - Stetson University

Associate Professor of Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine

Medical Director, Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit

andrew.defilippis@vumc.org
Division
CA
Previous Role/Title
Director- Cardiovascular Intensive Care; Interim Chief of Cardiovascular Medicine
Specialty
Cardiovascular Disease
MD - Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC
MS, Clinical Research - Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia
BS, Biology - James Madison University
Hometown
Maplewood, NJ

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Division
CA
Previous Role/Title
Assistant Professor
Specialty
Cardiology
MD - Vanderbilt University
BS, Biomedical Engineering - Vanderbilt University
BE - Vanderbilt Unitersity
Hometown
Greenville, SC

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Division
IM
Previous Role/Title
Internal Medicine Residency Program Director; Assistant Professor of Medicine
Specialty
Internal Medicine
MD - University of Tennessee College of Medicine
BS - Western Kentucky University
Hometown
Nashville, TN

Assistant Professor of Medicine

osama.el.shamy@vumc.org
Division
NP
MD - Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Division
AP
Previous Role/Title
Assistant in Anesthesiology, Instructor of Nursing
Specialty
Nurse Practitioner
D.N.P. - Vanderbilt University School of Nursing
M.S.N. - Vanderbilt University School of Nursing
Hometown
Nashville, TN

University of Iowa,

VUMC Inpatient Chief Resident

Division
IM
University of Iowa
Hometown
Hopkinton, IA

Instructor in Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutritiohn

curtis.l.gabriel@Vanderbilt.Edu
Division
GI
MD - Vanderbilt
PhD - Vanderbilt
BA - Biology, Johns Hopkins University

Assistant Professor of Medicine

anthony.gamboa@vanderbilt.edu
Division
GI

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Division
IM
DO - Lake Erie College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Division
GE
MS - Northwestern University

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Division
IM
Previous Role/Title
Resident
Specialty
Internal Medicine
MD - Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
M.S. - Stanford University
Hometown
Oxford, MS
Division
CP
Ph.D. - University of California-Berkeley
Ph.D. - University of California-Berkeley

Research Instructor

Division
AP
Previous Role/Title
Research Instructor
Specialty
Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
PhD - State University of New York (SUNY)
Ph.D. - State University of New York (SUNY)
Hometown
Lisbon, New York
Division
IM
Previous Role/Title
Resident Physician
Specialty
Family Medicine
MD - Ross University School of Medicine
Hometown
North Port, FL

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Division
IM
Previous Role/Title
Resident- Internal Medicine
Specialty
Hospital Medicine
MD - University of Louisville School of Medicine
Hometown
Livermore, KY

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Division
IM
Vanderbilt University
Hometown
Atlanta, GA

Research Instructor

Division
GI
PhD - Aarhus University Hospital
Ph.D. - Aarhus University Hospital

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Division
IM
Previous Role/Title
Resident Physician
Specialty
Internal Medicine
MD - Meharry Medical College
Hometown
Carrollton, GA

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Division
AP
MD - University of Toledo College of Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Division
HO
Previous Role/Title
Acting Instructor/Research Associate
Specialty
Medical Oncology, Breast Cancer
MD - Baylor College of Medicine
Ph.D. - Rice University
Hometown
Perry Hall, MD

Clinical Fellow, Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy, Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

vern.e.kerchberger@vanderbilt.edu
Division
AP
MD - Emory University School of Medicine
BS, Biochemistry - Yale University

Instructor of Medicine

Division
NP
DO - Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine
MA, Medical Sciences - Boston University
BA, Economics - University of Texas

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine

Division
CA
Previous Role/Title
Biostatistician
Specialty
Cardiovascular Disease, Statistical Modeling
Hometown
Nashville, Tennessee

Senior Associate In Medicine

Division
GE
Previous Role/Title
Cancer Genetics Program Coordinator
Specialty
Cancer Genetics
M.S. - Johns Hopkins University
M.S.- Genetic Counseling from Virginia Commonwealth University
Hometown
Beverly, MA

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Division
IM
MD - Duke University

Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics

Division
IM
MD - Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
MPH - Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
BA, Human Biology - Stanford University

Vanderbilt University

Division
GI
MD - Vanderbilt University

Instructor of Cinical Medicine

Division
IM
Previous Role/Title
Assistant Professor/Medical Director
Specialty
Family Medicine
MD - University of Texas Health Science Center
BA, Biology - North Texas State University
Hometown
Plano, TX

Instructor, Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, & Metabolism

mona.mashayekhi@vanderbilt.edu
Division
DE
Previous Role/Title
Clinical Fellow
Specialty
Endocrinology
Fellowship - Vanderbilt 2020
Residency - Vanderbilt 2016
PhD and MD - Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 2013
BA, Biology, specialization in Immunology - University of Chicago 2004
Hometown
Fort Lee, NJ

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Division
IM
Previous Role/Title
Resident
Specialty
Combined Internal Medicine-Pediatrics
MD - Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
Hometown
Irwin, PA

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Division
IM
The University of Kansas
Hometown
Olathe, KS

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Division
AP
Previous Role/Title
Fellow in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Specialty
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
MD - Indiana University School of Medicine
BA, Chemistry/Ethics -Hanover College
Hometown
North Vernon, IN

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Division
IM
Previous Role/Title
Resident
Specialty
Hospital Medicine
MD - University of Washington School of Medicine
BS, Science - University of Notre Dame
Hometown
Great Falls, MT
Division
GI
M.D. - Temple University

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Public Health

Hospitalist/Historian of science and medicine

michael.j.neuss@vumc.org
Division
IM
MD - Duke University School of Medicine
PhD - Columbia University
Hometown
Cincinnati, OH

Research Instructor

Division
GE
Specialty
Genetic epidemiology
PhD, Medicine, MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics, Cardiff University, UK
MSc, Neuropsychology, University of Bristol, UK
BSc, Psychology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
Hometown
Kalamata, Greece

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

alexander.nourse@vumc.org
Division
IM
Previous Role/Title
Resident Physician
Specialty
Internal Medicine
DO - Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine
M.S. - Georgetown University
Hometown
Easton, PA
Division
GI
MD - University of Illinois College of Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

david.m.patrick@vanderbilt.edu
Division
CA
MD, PhD - University of Texas-Southwestern, 2013
BS - Trinity University, 2005

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Division
CA
Previous Role/Title
Senior Associate Consultant
Specialty
General Cardiology
MD - Duke University
PhD - Duke University
Hometown
Massillon, Ohio

University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine,

Veterans Administration Ambulatory Chief Resident

Division
IM
University of Tennessee in Memphis
Hometown
Winchester, TN

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Division
CA
Previous Role/Title
Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology and General Cardiology
Specialty
Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
Hometown
Hanamkonda, Telangana, India

Assistant Professor of Medicine

kathleen.pollard@vumc.org
Division
IM
Previous Role/Title
Internal Medicine Housestaff
Specialty
Internal Medicine
MD - The George Washington University
Hometown
Chicago, IL
Division
GI
M.D. - University of Texas San Antonio

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine

Division
HO
Division
NP
MD - Mercer University School of Medicine
Division
NP
M.D. - Hiroshima University
Ph.D. - Hiroshima University

Research Instructor, Vanderbilt Diabetes Center

Co-scientific Director, Pancreatlas Imaging Resource

diane.c.saunders@vumc.org
Division
DE
Division
IM
Previous Role/Title
Resident Physician
Specialty
Family Medicine
MD - East Tennessee State University
Hometown
Nashville, TN
Division
IM
Previous Role/Title
Staff Hospitalist
Specialty
Internal Medicine - Pediatrics
MD - University of Missouri
Hometown
St. Louis, MO

Associate Professor of Medicine

Co-director, The Vanderbilt Vasculitis Clinic

Division
RH
MD - University of Louisville
MS - University of Kansas

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine

Medical Director, Woodcrest at Blakeford

Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Program Faculty

monica.stout@vumc.org
Division
GR
Specialty
Family Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Wound Care
MD - Medical College of Wisconsin
Hometown
Pewaukee, WI
Division
DE
Previous Role/Title
Internal Medicine Resident
Specialty
Internal Medicine
MD - American University of Antigua
Hometown
Brooklyn, NY

Vanderbilt University,

VUMC Ambulatory Chief Resident

Division
IM
Vanderbilt University
Hometown
New Smyrna Beach, FL
Division
CP
Ph.D. - Auburn University
Ph.D. - Auburn University

Instructor, Rheumatology

erin.m.wilfong@vanderbilt.edu
Division
RH

Instructor, Diabetes, Endocrinology, & Metabolism

jordan.wright@vanderbilt.edu
Division
DE
Previous Role/Title
Instructor
University of Michigan Medical School
PhD - University of Michigan
BA - University of Utah
Hometown
Woodland Hills, UT

Instructor of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

zachary.t.yoneda@Vanderbilt.Edu
Division
CA
MD - Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
BA, Economics - Harvard College
Hometown
Lexington, Kentucky