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Fellowship in Medical Oncology/Hematology at North Shore University Hospital & Long Island Jewish Medical Center (NS/LIJ)

Faculty in the Medical Oncology/Hematology Fellowship Program all participate as mentors. All fellows are assigned a clinical and research mentor/preceptor at the beginning of their training. All mentors are highly regarded faculty with proven records of accomplishment. The mentor follows the progress of the fellow throughout their three years as well as the development and completion of a research project.

Core faculty

Steven Allen, MD, FACP
Shirin Attarian, MD
Richard Barakat, M.D., M.B.A, FACS
Jacqueline Barrientos, MD
Ruthee Bayer, MD
Thomas Bradley, MD, FACP
Daniel Budman, MD, FACP
Jane Carleton, MD
Kit Cheng, MD
Vidhi Desai, M.D.
Craig Devoe, MD, MHCM
James D'Olimpio, MD, FACP, FAAHPM
Laura Donahue, MD
Cristina Ghiuzeli, MD
Kenneth Gold, MD
Priscilla Goncalves
Monique Hartley-Brown
Mark Hoffman, MD
Veena John, MD
Erin Jou, MD
Jonathan Kolitz, MD, FACP
Chrystal Landry, MD
Anna Komorowski, MD
Anna Levy, DO
Johnson Liu, MD, FACP
Sumreen Majeed, MD
Robert Maki, MD, PhD, FACP
Maria Nieto, M.D.
Doru Paul, MD, PhD
Tony Philip, MD
Magdelena Pomykol-Petryk, M.D.
Kanti Rai, MD, FACP
George Raptis, MD, MBA
Sadia Riaz, DO
Steven Savona, MD
Nagashree Seetharamu, MD - Associate Program Director
Amy Sharma, MD
Ruby Sharma, MD
Marisa Siebel, MD
Kevin Sullivan, MD
Keyur Thakar, MBBS
Vincent Vinciguerra, MD
Lora Weiselberg, MD, FACP
Xinhua Zhu, MD, PhD

Frequently asked questions

How many positions are available?

The program takes five clinical fellows per year and one translational research fellow per academic year. Our program has a total of 15 clinical fellows and is currently approved for three translational research fellow positions.

Do you accept foreign medical graduates?


Do you sponsor visas?

Our program will accept either J1 or H1 visas.

Is this an accredited program?


Do you provide housing?

Housing is not available to Northwell Health fellows. There are many services to assist in finding housing around training sites, including Street Easy, Curbed and Trulia