Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Comprehensive Transplant Center

Surgery Scientist Fellows

Meet the current and past fellows of our TSSTP:

Current Fellows

Jessica Hoch Brown, PhD (Basic Science)
Ramiro Fernandez, MD (Basic Science)
Jessica Heinrichs Voss, PhD (Basic Science)
Nikhilesh Ray Mazumder, MD, MPH (Outcomes)
Frances Tangherlini Lee, MD (Basic Science)

Former T32 Fellows

Kofi Atiemo, MS, MD (Outcomes)
Stephen Chiu, MD (Basic Science)
Josetta Houlihan, PhD (Basic Science)
Colleen Jay, MD (Outcomes)
Nadine Lerret, PhD (Basic Science)
Aaron Martin, PhD (Basic Science)
Derrick McCarthy, PhD (Basic Science)
Lisa McElroy, MD (Outcomes)
Neehar Parikh, MD (Outcomes)
Bara Sarraj, PhD (Basic Science)
JP Savaryn, PhD (Basic Science)
Marina Serper, MD (Outcomes)

To guide the success of the program an Executive Committee has been comprised of the following faculty:

Michael Abecassis, MD, MBA
Jane Holl, MD, MPH
Daniela Ladner, MD, MPH
Xunrong Luo, MD, PhD
Mark Eskandari, MD
Stephen Miller, PhD
John Pandolfino, MD
Susan Quaggin, MD
Jason Wertheim, MD, PhD

Contact Us

For more information on the fellowship or to start the application process, please contact the Comprehensive Transplant Center at 312-695-3555 or