People

Program Directors

Jacqueline S. Weaver-Agostoni, DO, MPH, DipABLM, FACOFP
Director, Family Medicine Residency Program
Joined Faculty: 2007
Alissa M. Cohen, DO, MS, DipABLM
Associate Program Director, Family Medicine Residency Program
Joined Faculty: 2012
Lori Stiefel, MD
Medical Director, UPMC Shadyside Family Health Center
Joined Faculty: 2001

Faculty

Stephanie Ballard, PharmD, BCPS
Director, PGY-2 UPMC Shadyside Ambulatory Care (Family Medicine) Pharmacy Residency
Joined Faculty: 2011
Stacy Bartlett, MD
Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Joined Faculty: 2021
Scott Brown, DO
Director of Osteopathic Medical Education, UPMC Shadyside Family Medicine Residency
Joined Faculty: 2019
Barry Coutinho, MBBS
Vice Chief, Division of Family & Community Medicine
Joined Faculty: 1995
Gretchen Crum, LCSW
Director, Behavioral Science Curriculum
Joined Faculty: 2021
Jeanne M. Doperak, DO
Director, Sports Medicine Fellowship
Joined Faculty: 2006
Alan Finkelstein, MD
Director, Family Health Center Laboratory
Joined Faculty: 2001
Michele F. Hebda, PharmD, BCPS
Director, PGY1 Pharmacy Residency
Joined Faculty: 2019
N. Randall Kolb, MD
Family Medicine Faculty
Joined Faculty: 1987
Domenic Mantella, MD
Family Medicine Faculty
Joined Faculty: 2012
Mark W. Meyer, MD
Division Chief, Family and Community Medicine
Joined Faculty: 2011
Rowena D. Pingul-Ravano, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Joined Faculty: 2013
Stephanie S. Richards, MD
Co-Director, Behavioral Sciences Curriculum, UPMC Shadyside Family Medicine Residency
Joined Faculty: 1998
Cynthia Salter, PhD, MPH
Director, Faculty Development & Informatics
Teiichi Takedai, MD
Director, International Clinic
Joined Faculty: 2008
Amaris A. Yandel, DO
Faculty, Obstetrics & Gynecology
Joined Faculty: 2021
Tiffany S. Yang, MD
Director, Pediatric Education
Joined Faculty: 2021

First Year Residents

Stephanie Barel, DO
First Year Resident
Justinne Certeza, DO
First Year Resident
Vatsal Gandhi, DO, MBA, MPH
First Year Resident
Hannah Gross, DO
First Year Resident
Olivia Jang, DO, MS
First Year Resident
Elizabeth (Liz) Keller, DO
First Year Resident
Sophia Korman, DO
First Year Resident
Margaret Mass, MD
First Year Resident
Christie Pai, DO
First Year Resident
Cherie Wong, MD
First Year Resident

Second Year Residents

Alyssa Alicea, DO
Second Year Resident
Samta Amin, MD, MA
Second Year Resident
Krishna Detroja, DO
Second Year Resident
Zoe Futules, DO
Second Year Resident
Michael Ibrahem, MD
Second Year Resident
Rajwinder Kaur, DO, MS
Second Year Resident
Kevin C. Lee, DO
Second Year Resident
Abby Palmer, DO, MS Ed
Second Year Resident
Ashleigh Peoples, MD, MPH
Second Year Resident
Hideki Tsunoda, MD
Second Year Resident

Third Year Residents

Cara Barnes, DO
Third Year Resident
Kyle Beuoy, MD
Third Year Resident
Joseph DeFazio, DO
Third Year Resident
Liz Ferro, MD, MS
Third Year Resident
Yuko Gibson, MD
Third Year Resident
Tara Kedia, MD
Third Year Resident
Oshien Lekhwani, DO
Third Year Resident
Anne Odumah, DO
Third Year Resident
Stephen Scharf, DO
Third Year Resident
Marielle Williamson-Rea, DO
Third Year Resident

Sports Medicine Fellows

Marisa Bartley, DO
Sports Medicine Fellow
Kristen Forkapa, DO
Sports Medicine Fellow
Sara Tisherman, MD
Sports Medicine Fellow

Residency Program Staff

Jamie Huntley
Medical Student Coordinator
Doreen Kean
Administrative Assistant
Ramona Kernan
GME Department Manager
Sue Perri
GME Academic Manager
Tara M. Redwing, MA
GME Department Manager

Clinical Administration

Judy Deemer, BSN, RN
Nurse Manager, Family Health Center