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Chair

Sally Radovick, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Pediatrics

Senior Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Research

Chancellor Scholar


Phone: 732-235-7900
Email: sr1123@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Adolescent Medicine

Wendy Neal, M.D.
Director, Adolescent Medicine
Assistant Professor
Phone: 732-235-6230
Email: wn57@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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The Elizabeth M. Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities

Deborah M. Spitalnik, Ph.D., Chief
Executive Director, The Elizabeth M. Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities
Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-9326
Email: deborah.spitalnik@rutgers.edu

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Dan Baker, PhD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Director, Community Positive Behavior Support, Transition, and Supported Employment Projects
The Elizabeth M. Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities
Phone: 732-235-9312
Email: dan.baker@rutgers.edu

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Caroline Coffield, PhD
Instructor of Pediatrics
The Elizabeth M. Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities
Phone: 732-235-9329
Email: carrie.coffield@rutgers.edu

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Michael Knox, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Deputy Director
The Elizabeth M. Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities
Phone: 732-235-9301
Email: michael.knox@rutgers.edu

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Sharon Lohrmann, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Director of Positive Behavior Support in School
The Elizabeth M. Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities
Phone: 732-235-9306
Email: sharon.lohrmann@rutgers.edu

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Philip Smith, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
The Elizabeth M. Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities
Phone: 732-235-9328
Email: philip.smith@rutgers.edu

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Nancy Razza, Ph.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-758-1122

Email: njrazza@gmail.com

Cardiology

Joseph Gaffney, MD

Chief, Division of Pediatric Cardiology
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Cardiology and the Children's Heart Program of New Jersey
Phone: 732-235-7905
Email:gaffnejw@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Benjamin Lentzner, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Cardiology and the Children's Heart Program of New Jersey
Phone: 732-235-7905
Email: lentznbj@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Robert Manduley, MD
Director, Pediatric Echocardiography Laboratory
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Cardiology and the Children's Heart Program of New Jersey
Phone: 732-235-7905
Email: mandulra@rwjms.rutgers.edu


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Sharon MS Weinberger, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Cardiology and the Children's Heart Program of New Jersey
Phone: 732-235-7905
Email: sw796@rwjms.rutgers.edu


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Critical Care

Vicki Craig, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Interim Division Chief
Critical Care Medicine
Phone: 732-235-7887
Email: craigvl@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Steven Horwitz, MD

Instructor

Critical Care Medicine

Phone: 732-235-7887

E-mail: smh316@rwjms.rutgers.edu

 

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Michael Kelly, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics &
Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education                                                             Critical Care Medicine
Phone: 732-235-3380
Email: kellymj@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Gary Kohn, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Critical Care Medicine
Phone: 732-235-7887
Email: kohngl@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Matthew MacCarrick, MD

Critical Care Medicine

Phone: 732-235-7887

E-mail: mmacc@hotmail.com

Maureen Madden, MSN, PCCNP
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Critical Care Medicine
Phone: 732-235-7887
Email: maddenma@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Jennifer Owensby, MD
Medical Director, Pediatric Transport Services
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Critical Care Medicine
Phone: 732-235-7887
E-mail: owensbje@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Hariprem Rajasekhar, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Critical Care Medicine
Phone: 732-235-7887
E-mail: rajasehr@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Samuel Thomas, MD

Critical Care Medicine

Phone: 732-235-7887

E-mail: sthomas@meridianhealth.com

 

Developmental Biology

Derek Sant'Angelo, PhD
Chief, Developmental Biology
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-9394
E-mail: santandb@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Arnold Rabson, M.D.
Director, Child Health Institute of New Jersey
Professor of Molecular Genetics, Microbiology and Immunology; Pathology and
Laboratory Medicine; and Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-9523
E-mail: rabsonab@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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David Comoletti, DVM, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience and Cell Biology
Developmental Biology
Phone: 732-235-9466
E-mail: comoleda@rwjms.rutgers.edu

Amale Laouar, PhD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Developmental Biology
Phone: 732-235-6014
E-mail: laouaram@rwjms.rutgers.edu

Chi Wei Lu, PhD
Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
Developmental Biology
Phone: 732-235-2870
E-mail: luch@rwjms.rutgers.edu

Zhiping Pang, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neuroscience and Cell Biology
Developmental Biology
Phone: 732-235-8074
E-mail: pangzh@rwjms.rutgers.edu

Yufang Shi, DVM, PhD
University Professor of Pharmacology
Developmental Biology
Phone: 732-235-4501
E-mail: shiyu@rwjms.rutgers.edu

Lisa Denzin, PhD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Developmental Biology
Phone: 732-235-9604
E-mail: lisa.denzin@rutgers.edu

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Education

Indira Amato, MD
Residency Program Director
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Resident Education and General Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-7887
Email: indira.amato@rutgers.edu

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Joann Carlson, MD
Assistant Residency Program Director
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Resident Education and Nephrology
Phone: 732-235-7893
Email: jms978@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Student Education

Wilbur Pan, MD, PhD
Pediatric Student Education Director
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-8286
Email: panwi@cinj.rutgers.edu

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Emergency Medicine

Ernest Leva, MD
Chief, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-7893
Email: levaeg@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Richard Brodsky, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Phone: 732-235-7893
Email: brodskri@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Rachael Grieco, MD
Instructor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Phone: 732-235-7893
Email: griecora@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Niel Miele, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Phone: 732-235-7893
Email:
mielenf@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Matthew Pepper, MD
Instructor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Phone: 732-235-7893
Email: peppermp@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Marinelle Quim, MD
Instructor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Phone: 732-235-7893
Email:
dalux177@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Joseph Reich, MD
ssistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Phone: 732-235-7893
Email: reichji@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Endocrinology

Ian Marshall, MD
Director, Pediatric Endocrinology
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-9378
Email: marshaia@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Sadana Balachandar, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Endocrinology
Phone: 732-235-9378
Email: sb1315@rwjms.rutgers.edu

Mariam Gangat, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Endocrinology
Phone: 732-235-9378
Email: gangatma@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Gastroenterology

Soula Koniaris, MD, Chief
Chief, Pediatric Gastroenterology
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-7885
Email: koniarso@rwjms.rutgers.edu
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Yen Ping Chen, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Gastroenterology
Phone: 732-235-7885
Email: chenyp@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Elizaveta Iofel, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Gastroenterology
Phone: 732-235-7885
Email: iofelel@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Melissa Weidner, MD
Instructor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Gastroenterology
Phone: 732-235-7885

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General Pediatrics

Dalya Chefitz, MD
Chief, General Pediatrics Medical Education Building
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-7044
Email:chefitda@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Emanuel Lerner, MD
Chief, Worlds Fair Drive
Phone: 732-397-6834
E-mail: lernerem@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Kidist Alemu, MD
Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics
Phone: 908-203-6247
Email: alemuki@rutgers.edu

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Sheeba Alexander, MD
Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics
Phone: 908-203-6247
Email: alexans1@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Indira Amato, MD
Residency Program Director
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Resident Education and General Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-7887
Email: llh2@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Janice Cato-Varlack, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics
Phone: 732-743-5437
Email: catovaja@rutgers.edu

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Pankaj Doshi, MD
Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics
Phone: 908-203-6247
Email: doshipa@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Jacqueline Fleming, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics
Eric B. Chandler Health Center
Phone: 732-235-6729
Email: fleminja@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Elizabeth Goodman, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-7044
Email: goodmaea@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Aazim Hussain, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-7044
Email: ahussain@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Aimee Lariviere, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-7044
Email: lariviai@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Shilpa Pai, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-7044
Email:paiss@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Usha Ramachandran, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics
Eric B. Chandler Health Center
Phone: 732-235-9030
Email: ramachus@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Elsie Roca-Piccini, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics
Phone: 732-743-5437
Email: roca@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Dawn Thompson, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics
Phone: 908-203-6247
Email: thompsdd@rwjms.rutgers.edu
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Shunli Hou, MD
Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics
Phone: 908-203-6247
E-mail: drhoucares@yahoo.com

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Alan Weller, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-7044
Email: welleras@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Hematology / Oncology

Richard A. Drachtman, MD
Section Chief Clincal Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Medical Director
Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-5437
Email: drachtri@cinj.rutgers.edu

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Jocelyn Lewis, DO
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Pharmacology
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Phone: 732-235-5437
Email: lewisj5@cinj.rutgers.edu

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Margaret Masterson, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Phone: 732-235-5437
Email: masterma@cinj.rutgers.edu

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Susan Murphy, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Phone: 732-235-5437
Email: murphysu@cinj.rutgers.edu

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Wilbur Pan, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Phone: 732-235-5437
Email: panwi@cinj.rutgers.edu

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Archana Sharma, DO
Assistant Professor
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Phone: 732-235-5437
Email: sharmaar@cinj.rutgers.edu

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Immunology, Allergy & Infectious Diseases

Patricia Whitley-Williams, MD
Professor, Chair and Division Chief
Chief, Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Phone: 732-235-7900
E-mail: whitlepn@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Aswine Bal, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Phone: 732-235-7894
Email: balak@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Sunanda Gaur, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics
Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Phone: 732-235-7894
Email: gaursu@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Clement Maccia, M.D.
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Phone: 732-235-7894
Email: macciaca@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Amisha Malhotra, M.D.
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Phone: 732-235-7894
Email: malhotam@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Roseann Marone, RN, BS, MPH
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Phone: 732-235-7894
Email: maronero@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Anna Petrova, MD, PhD, MPH
Professor of Pediatrics
Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Phone: 732-235-7894
Email: petroran@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Institute for the Study of Child Development


Michael Lewis, Ph.D., Director

University Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics
Institute for the Study of Child Development
Phone: 732-235-7700
Email: lewis@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Jason Gold, PhD
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Institute for the Study of Child Development
Phone: 732-235-7903
Email: goldja@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Geraldine Oades-Sese, PhD
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Institute for the Study of Child Development
Phone: 732-235-7166
Email: sesege@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Laboratory

Arnold Levine, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Laboratory
Phone: 609- 734-8061
Email: alevine@ias.edu

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Wenwei Hu, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Laboratory
Phone:
Email: wh221@cinj.rutgers.edu

Emmanuel Zachariah, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Laboratory
Phone: 732-235-6426
Email: selvanze@rutgers.edu

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Human Genetics Institute of New Jersey
Medical Genetics

Susan Sklower Brooks, M.D. Chief
Chief, Medical Genetics
Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-7083
Email: brookssu@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Christina Botti, MS
Adjunct Instructor of Pediatrics
Medical Genetics
Phone: 732-235-4789
Email: armelich@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Neonatology

David Sorrentino, MD
Chief, Neonatology
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-7760
Email: sorrendf@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Suhail Alsheikh, MD
Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics
Phone: 908-685-2864
Email: snalsheikh@optonline.net

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Swapna Borole, MD
Instructor of Pediatrics
Phone: 908-685-2864
Email: borolesm@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Erik Brandsma, MD
Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics
Phone: 908-685-2864
Email: brandsma-erik@cooperhealth.edu

Sharath Chowdowarapu, MD
Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics
Phone: 908-685-2864
Email: chsharath@yahoo.com

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Rajiv Goel, MD
Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics
Phone: 908-685-2864
Email: rgoel1@yahoo.com

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Sharada Gowda, MD
Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics
Phone: 908-685-2864
Email: gowdas@email.chop.edu

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Thomas Hegyi, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-8958
Email: hegyith@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Fawaz Kashlan, M.D.
Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics
Phone: 908-685-2864
Email: kashlafa@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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John Ladino, M.D.
Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics
Phone: 908-685-2864
Email: jladino@yahoo.com

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Steven R. Leff, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-5699
Email: psl75@aol.com

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Rajeev Mehta, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-7063
Email: mehtara@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Barbara Ostfeld, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-6974
Email: ostfelba@rwjms.rutgers.edu<


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Surasak Puvabanditsin, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-5691
Email: puvabasu@rwjms.rutgers.edu<

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Nancy Reichman, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-7977
Email: reichmne@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Abdellatif Rejjal, MD
Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics
Phone: 908-685-2864
Email: rejjal1950@yahoo.com

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Jayshree Savla, MBBS
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 908-685-2864
Email: jayshreesalva@yahoo.com

Anjali Verma, MD
Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics
Phone: 908-685-2864
Email: vermap51@yahoo.com

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Anna Vetrano, PhD
Assistant Professor
Phone: 732-235-5697
Email: anna.vetrano@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Nephrology

Lynne Weiss, MD
Chief, Pediatric Nephrology
Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-7880
Email: weissls@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Joann Carlson, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Nephrology
Phone: 732-235-7880
Email: jms978@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Child Neurology and Neurodevelopmental Disabilities

Vikram Bhise, M.D.
Interim Chief, Child Neurology and Neurodevelopmental Disabilities                                       Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-7875
Email: bhisevi@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Emanuel DiCicco-Bloom, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-7875
Email: diciccem@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Abdolreza Esfahanizadeh, MD
Instructor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-7875
Email: esfahaab@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Eveline Traeger-Polinsky, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-7875
Email: etraeger@childrens-specialized.org

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Pulmonology

Thomas Scanlin, M.D.
Chief, Pediatric Pulmonology
Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-7077
Email: scanlitf@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Maya Ramagopal, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-6347
Email: ramagoma@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Lakshmi Uppaluri, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Phone: 732-235-6347
Email: uppalulp@rwjms.rutgers.edu

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Rheumatology

Nandini Moorthy, M.D., M.S., F.A.A.P.
Director, Pediatric Rheumatology
Associate Professor of Pediatrics Phone: 732-235-4980
Email: moorthln@rutgers.edu

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