Current Cardiology Fellows

Current Cardiology Fellows

3rd Year Fellows

Uzair Ashraf, MD

Uzair Ashraf, MD

Hometown: Wheaton, Illinois

Medical School: Karachi University

Residency: University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Career/Post Fellowship Plans: General cardiology, non-invasive

Clinical and Research Interests: Athletic heart, sudden cardiac death, preventative cardiology, sports-cardiology

Hobbies: Football, fitness, food


Parul Kakar, MD

Parul Kakar, MD

Hometown: Charlotte, NC

Medical School: St. George's University Medical School

Residency: Maimonides Medical Center

Career/Post Fellowship Plans: Interventional Cardiology at Hackensack University Medical Center

Clinical and Research Interests: Interventional, Preventive, Women's Heart

Hobbies: Spinning, running, Duke basketball fan, NY Jets fan


Mohamad Soud, MD

Mohamad Soud, MD

Hometown: Aleppo, Syria

Medical School: Aleppo University

Residency: MedStar Health/Georgetown-Washington Hospital Center

Career/Post Fellowship Plans: Interventional cardiology at NYU

Clinical and Research Interests: Intravascular imaging and coronary physiology

Hobbies: I enjoy biking, playing basketball, watching movies, spending time with friends and family, and traveling


2nd Year Fellows

Pablo Michel Sanchez, MD

Pablo Michel Sanchez, MD

Hometown: Santiago, Chile

Medical School: Universidad de Chile

Residency: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Career/Post Fellowship Plans: General Cardiology

Clinical and Research Interests: Echocardiography, Medical Education, Pacemaker functioning

Hobbies: I like soccer, as well as swimming. I also enjoy travelling and having new experiences from different cultures.


Jaewook Shin, MD

Jaewook Shin, MD

Hometown: Torrance, CA

Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine

Residency: Temple Internal Medicine

Career/Post Fellowship Plans: Non-invasive cardiology

Clinical and Research Interests: Congestive Heart Failure

Hobbies: Barbeque, Laker's and NY Jets fan


Inderjit Singh, MD

Inderjit Singh, MD

Hometown: New York, New York

Medical School: Windsor University School of Medicine

Residency: Drexel University Internal Medicine

Career/Post Fellowship Plans: Semi-academic cardiology

Clinical and Research Interests: Quality Improvement

Hobbies: Photography, hiking, sports, automotive detailing


Perry Wengrofsky, MD

Perry Wengrofsky, MD

Hometown: Livingston, New Jersey

Medical School: Technion: Israel Institute of Technology, American Medical Program

Residency: SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University

Career/Post Fellowship Plans: Non-invasive cardiology, ECHO, Cardiac Imaging

Clinical and Research Interests: My research interests are primarily focused on echocardiography and advanced cardiac imaging, including cardiac CT and cardiac MRI and cardio-obstetrics. Some of my current projects include identification of global longitudinal strain patterns in cirrhotic patients undergoing liver transplant evaluation, and patterns of diastolic dysfunction and global longitudinal strain in minority women with hypertensive disorders of pregnancy.

Hobbies: Running, biking, hockey, nonfiction reading


1st Year Fellows

Amtul Mansoor, MD

Amtul Mansoor

Hometown: Iselin, NJ

Medical School: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

Residency: Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell- Northshore/LIJ

Career/Post Fellowship Plans: Possibly a career in academic medicine with a focus on global health. 

Clinical and Research Interests: Women's health, Global health

Hobbies: Spending time with family and friends, hiking, traveling, running, reading


Casey M. Meizinger, MD

Casey Meizinger

Hometown: Philadelphia, PA

Medical School:  Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University 

Residency: Abington Hospital/Jefferson Health 

Career/Post Fellowship Plans: Preventative cardiology and cardiopulmonary exercise testing/prescription in Philadelphia

Clinical and Research Interests: Cardiopulmonary exercise testing, exercise prescription, prevention and Intervention of Frailty in Cardiovascular Disease

Hobbies: ACSM Personal Trainer, trail and middle-distance running.


Michael Silverman, MD

Michael Silverman

Hometown: Teaneck, NJ

Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Residency: Cleveland Clinic

Career/Post Fellowship Plans: Noninvasive cardiology

Clinical and Research Interests: Echocardiography, cardiac MRI

Hobbies: Basketball, guitar, piano