Who We Are

Chief Residents

Laura Horton, MD

Tufts University School of Medicine

Christina Meade, MD

Emory University School of Medicine

Evan Shannon, MD

University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine

Frederick Tsai, MD, PhD

New York University School of Medicine

Current Residents

Program Faculty

Joseph Loscalzo, MD, PhD

Chairman, Department of Medicine

Professor of Medicine, HMS

Joel T. Katz, MD

Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program

Vice Chair for Education, Department of Medicine

Associate Professor of Medicine, HMS

Associate Program Directors

Rebecca M. Baron, MD

Associate Program Director for Scholarship

Director, Science in Residency Pathway (SiR)

Assistant Professor of Medicine, HMS

Anthony Breu, MD

Associate Program Director, VA Affairs

Veteran Affairs Boston Healthcare System

Assistant Professor of Medicine, HMS

Staci Eisenberg, MD

Associate Program Director for Wellness

Assistant Program Director, Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Program

Instructor in Medicine, HMS

Joseph Merola, MD

Associate Program Director, Medicine-Dermatology Combined Residency Program

Associate Professor of Dermatology, HMS

Colleen Monaghan, MD

Associate Program Director, Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Program

Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics, HMS

J. Carl Pallais, MD

Associate Program Director

Assistant Professor of Medicine, HMS

Joseph Rhatigan, MD

Director, Howard & Doris Hiatt Global Health Equity Program

Associate Professor of Medicine, HMS

Scott Schissel, MD, DPhil

Director, Preliminary Residency Program

Chief, Department of Medicine, Faulkner Hospital

Assistant Professor of Medicine, HMS

Niraj Sharma, MD, MPH

Director, Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Program

Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics, HMS

Amy Ship, MD

Director, BWH Residency Program in Primary Care and Population Medicine at HVMA/Atrius Health

Assistant Professor of Medicine, HMS

Sonja Solomon, MD

Director, BWH Division of General Medicine Primary Care Residency Program

Instructor in Medicine, HMS

Maria Yialamas, MD

Associate Program Director

Assistant Professor of Medicine, HMS

Assistant Program Directors

Alev Atalay, MD

Assistant Program Director

Director, Ambulatory Education

Instructor in Medicine, HMS

Alexander Carbo, MD

Assistant Program Director for Quality Improvement

Assistant Professor of Medicine, HMS

Narath Carlile, MD

Assistant Program Director for Technology Innovation

Instructor in Medicine, HMS

Kenneth Christopher, MD

Assistant Program Director

Assistant Professor of Medicine, HMS

Andrew Lawton, MD

Assistant Program Director for Communication

Instructor in Medicine, HMS

Dan Palazuelos, MD

Assistant Program Director, Howard & Doris Hiatt Global Health Equity Program

Assistant Professor of Medicine, HMS

Yee-Ping Sun, MD

Assistant Program Director

Assistant Professor of Medicine, HMS

Key Faculty

Erik K. Alexander, MD

Executive Director, Brigham Education Institute

Professor of Medicine, HMS

Amy Bessnow, MD

Director, DFCI/BWH Inpatient Oncology Service

Instructor in Medicine, HMS

Cheryl Clark, MD, ScD

Director, Leadership in Health Equity Pathway (LHEP)

Assistant Professor of Medicine, HMS

Matt DiFrancesco, MD

Assistant Medical Director for Simulation

Instructor in Medicine, HMS

Morgan Esperance, MD

Associate Director, Leadership in Health Equity Pathway (LHEP)

Instructor in Medicine, HMS

Jose Figueroa, MD, MPH

Director, Management Leadership Pathway (MLP)

Assistant Professor of Medicine, HMS

Bobby Gottlieb, MD

Director, Ambulatory Faculty Development

Associate Professor of Medicine, HMS

Jim Kirshenbaum, MD

Director, Inpatient Cardiology Service

Associate Professor of Medicine, HMS

Tony Massaro, MD

Director, Medical Intensive Care Unit

Instructor in Medicine, HMS

David Morrow, MD

Director, Levine Cardiac Care Unit

Professor of Medicine, HMS

Nora Osman, MD

Director of Student Education, Department of Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine, HMS

Subha Ramani, MBBS, MMEd, MPH, PhD

Director, Scholars in Medical Educator Pathway (SME)

Director, Resident Evaluation

Associate Professor of Medicine, HMS

Chris Roy, MD

Medical Director, BWH Hospitalist Service

Assistant Professor of Medicine, HMS

Valerie Stone, MD, MPH

Vice Chair for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Department of Medicine

Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Jonathan Williams, MD

Director, Clinical Investigation Pathway (CIP)

Assistant Professor of Medicine, HMS

Marshall A. Wolf Master Educators

Marshall A. Wolf, MD

Program Director Emeritus

Professor of Medicine, HMS

Ronald Anderson, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, HMS

Carolyn Becker, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, HMS

Sanjiv Chopra, MBBS

Senior Advisor, Management Leadership Pathway

Professor of Medicine, HMS

Julian Seifter, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, HMS

William Taylor, MD

Associate Professor of Population Medicine, HMS

Contact Us

Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Internal Medicine Residency Office
Tel: (617) 732-5775
Fax: (617) 264-6346
Email: BWHresinfo@partners.org

Verification Requests

To verify post-graduate training in Internal Medicine, please send your request to: bwhimverify@partners.org

Medicine Residency Office Staff

  • Katie Armstrong – Assistant Director, Education Administration
  • Maria DeOliveira – Director, Education Administration
  • Nina Gill – Assistant Director, Education Administration
  • Steve Grabowski – Education Project Analyst
  • Deborah Handsom – Senior Administrative Assistant to Dr. Joel Katz
  • Carl Hebert – Education Program Coordinator
  • Lauren McIsaac – Education Program Coordinator
  • Marie Teichman – Senior Education Program Coordinator
  • Cameron Walker – Senior Education Program Coordinator

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