Interventional Pulmonology Fellowship

Faculty

Peter Lee, MDPeter Lee, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
peter.lee@vcuhealth.org



Role in Program Attends in the interventional pulmonology service
Medical School St. George University School of Medicine
Public Health School John Hopkins University - Bloomberg School of Public Health
Residency Internal Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Beth Isreal Medical Center, New York, NY
Fellowship Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine Fellowship at Beth Isreal Medical Center New York, NY and Interventional Pulmonology at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
Board Certification ABIM: Internal Medicine; Pulmonary Medicine
AABIP: Interventional Pulmonology


Rajiv Malhotra, DORajiv Malhotra, DO
Assistant Professor of Medicine
rajiv.malhotra@vcuhealth.org



Role in Program Attends in the CSICU and Interventional Pulmonology services.
Medical School TOURO University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Vellejo, CA
Residency Internal Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
Fellowship Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA and Interventional Pulmonology at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
Board Certification ABIM: Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, and Critical Care Medicine
AABIP: Interventional Pulmonology Medicine


R. Wesley Shepherd, M.D.R. Wesley Shepherd, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Interventional Pulmonology
ray.shepherd@vcuhealth.org



Role in Program Attends in the MRICU and on the pulmonary and Interventioal Pulmonology consult services. Head of IP program.
Medical School University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC
Residency Internal Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
Fellowship Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA and Interventional Pulmonology at Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA
Board Certification ABIM: Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, and Critical Care Medicine
AABIP: Interventional Pulmonology Medicine


Samira Shojhee, MDSamira Shojaee, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Program Director, Interventional Pulmonology Fellowship
samira.shojaee@vcuhealth.org


Role in Program Attends in the MRICU and the Interventional Pulmonary and Pulmonary Consult Services
Medical School Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
Public Health School Harvard School of Public Health. Anticipated graduation 2017
Residency Internal Medicine at Carilion Clinic, Roanoke, VA
Fellowship Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Hanover, NH and Interventional Pulmonology at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
Board Certification ABIM: Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, and Critical Care Medicine
AABIP: Interventional Pulmonology Medicine

Non-Core Faculty

Thoracic Surgery Faculty


Rachit D. Shah, MDRachit D. Shah, MD
Assistant Professor, VCU School of Medicine
rachit.shah@vcuhealth.org



Medical School Smt. NHL Medical College, India
Residency William Beaumont Hospital/Oakland University, Detroit, MI
Fellowship University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Clinical Specialties Esophageal thoracic and minimally invasive lung surgery


Anthony Cassano, MD Anthony Cassano, MD
Associate Professor, VCU School of Medicine
Division Interim Chair, Educational Program
Director for Cardiothoracic Surgery Training
anthony.cassano@vcuhealth.org

Medical School University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Residency VCU Medical Center, Richmond, VA
Fellowship Hahnemann University Hospital/Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
Clinical Specialties Surgical treatment of benign and malignant disease of the lungs, airways and mediastinum, minimally invasive approaches to surgical therapy.

ENT Faculty


Evan R. Reiter, MD, FACS   Evan R. Reiter, MD, FACS
Associate Professor, VCU School of Medicine
Associate Residency Program Director
evan.reiter@vcuhealth.org


Medical School Harvard Medical School, MIT, Cambridge, MA
Residency Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
Clinical Specialties Head and neck surgical oncology; Nasal and sinus disorders; Smell and taste disorders; Sleep apnea surgery

Thoracic Radiology Faculty


Mark Parker, MD, FACRMark Parker, MD, FACR
Director, Thoracic Imaging
Director, Thoracic Imaging Fellowship
Professor of Diagnostic Radiology and Internal Medicine
mark.parker@vcuhealth.org

Medical School Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA
Residency Diagnostic Radiology – Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine, Medical College of Hampton Roads, Norfolk, VA
Fellowship Thoracic Radiology – Vanderbuilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN
Board Certification American Board of Radiology – Diagnostic Radiology
Clinical Specialties Head and neck surgical oncology; Nasal and sinus disorders; Smell and taste disorders; Sleep apnea surgery