Leadership Team

Leadership Team

Rendell Ashton, MD
Rendell Ashton, MD
Director, Procedural Curriculum
Director, Cleveland Clinic Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine Fellowship
  • Clinical Practice: MICU, bronchoscopy and thoracentesis services, pulmonary clinic
  • Areas of Interest: Clinical and scholarly interests include respiratory failure, mechanical ventilation and sepsis. Interested in educational scholarship, including medical simulation as a learning tool.
Moises Auron, MD
Moises Auron, MD
Core Faculty
  • Clinical Practice: Hospital Medicine and Pediatric Hospital Medicine
  • Areas of Interest: Hospital and perioperative medicine, quality and patient safety with emphasis in blood management and publicly reported healthcare measures, high value care.
Andrei Brateanu, MD
Andrei Brateanu, MD
Director, Evaluation and Assessment
Co-Director, Scholarly Activity
  • Clinical Practice: Ambulatory practice at Stephanie Tubbs Jones (STJ) Health Center
  • Areas of Interest: Clinical teaching, research in medical education.
Richard Cartabuke, MD, MA
Richard Cartabuke, MD, MA
Director, Recruitment
  • Clinical Practice: Ambulatory practice in General Internal Medicine (G10)
  • Areas of Interest: Quality and patient safety, systems-based practice, high value care.
Cory Chevalier, MD
Cory Chevalier, MD
Director, Wellness and Well-being
Co-Director, Clinician Educator Track
  • Clinical Practice: Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Areas of Interest: Physician and learner wellbeing and experience; medical education, including teaching how to be a great educator
Jessica Donato, MD
Jessica Donato, MD
Director, Systems-Based Practice
  • Clinical Practice: Hospital Medicine
  • Areas of Interest: Clinical teaching on the inpatient wards, quality and patient safety, high value care, transitions of care.
Michael Faulx, MD
Michael Faulx, MD
Director, Cardiology Education
  • Clinical Practice: Evaluation and treatment of a broad spectrum of heart and vascular diseases; performs several diagnostic procedures including cardiac catheterization and echocardiography
  • Areas of Interest: Medical education and clinical research.
Catherine Fleisher, MD
Catherine Fleisher, MD
Director, G10 Resident Clinic
  • Clinical Practice: Ambulatory practice in General Internal Medicine (G10), inpatient academic medicine faculty
  • Areas of Interest: Implementation and innovation in Patient Experience; enhancing patient care.
Carlos Isada, MD
Carlos Isada, MD
Director, Curriculum
Director, Cleveland Clinic Infectious Diseases Fellowship
  • Clinical Practice: Infectious Diseases
  • Areas of Interest: Medical education, curriculum development, journal club.
Stacey Jolly, MD
Stacey Jolly, MD
Director, Ambulatory Education and Experience
Director, Primary Care Track
Co-Director, Scholarly Activity
  • Clinical Practice: Ambulatory practice in General Internal Medicine (G10)
  • Areas of Interest: Research in chronic kidney disease, heart disease, diabetes, obesity among American Indian/Alaska Native populations. Interested in increasing resident interest in primary care/GIM, encouraging resident participation in scholarly activity.
Lakshmi Khatri, MD
Lakshmi Khatri, MD
Director, Community Internal Medicine Resident Clinics
  • Clinical Practice: Ambulatory practice at Beachwood Family Health and Surgery Center
  • Areas of Interest: Increase resident interest in primary care/GIM.
Luke Kim, MD
Luke Kim, MD
Director, Geriatric Medicine Education
  • Clinical Practice: Geriatric Medicine at Skilled Nursing Facilities, geriatric ambulatory practice at Cleveland Clinic main campus; Hospital Medicine
  • Areas of Interest: Improve Geriatric Medicine/Post-Acute Care education.
Jamal Mahar, MD | Cleveland Clinic
Jamal Mahar, MD
Co-Director, Clinician Educator Track
  • Clinical Practice: Hospital Medicine
  • Areas of Interest: Bedside teaching, curriculum development, problem based learning, and experimenting with instructional techniques.
Jennifer Ramsey, MD, MS
Jennifer Ramsey, MD, MS
Director, Communication and FRAME
  • Clinical Practice: Critical Care Medicine and Palliative Medicine
  • Areas of Interest: The physician experience relating to physician-patient relationships, physician-medical team relationships, and the effects of both on the meaning found in our work.
Jazmine Sutton, MD
Jazmine Sutton, MD
Director, Hospital Medicine Education and Hospital Medicine Track
  • Clinical Practice: Hospital Medicine
  • Areas of Interest: Resident education, healthcare disparities, and quality improvement/patient safety.
Rachel Taliercio, DO
Rachel Taliercio, DO
Director, Resident Coaching Program
  • Clinical Practice: Pulmonary/Critical Care Hospital Medicine and ambulatory practices at main campus and Twinsburg Family Health and Surgery Center
  • Areas of Interest: Research in asthma, aiding residents through residency difficulties and career choices.
Eric Yudelevich Blumrosen, MD
Eric Yudelevich Blumrosen, MD
Director, Clinical Competency Development
  • Clinical Practice: Ambulatory practice in General Internal Medicine (G10)
  • Areas of Interest: Medical Education, Clinical Teaching (inpatient & outpatient), and Professionalism.
Chief Medical Residents

Chief Medical Residents

Megan McGervey, MD

Megan McGervey, MD
Medical School:
University of Toledo College of Medicine

Kelly Paschke, DO

Kelly Paschke, DO
Medical School:
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

Susan C. Scott, MD

Susan C. Scott, MD, MA
Medical School:
Yale University School of Medicine
Graduate School:
University of Oxford, Magdalen College

Susan Vehar, MD

Susan Vehar, MD
Medical School:
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine

Catherine Vozzo, DO

Catherine Vozzo, DO
Medical School:
Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine - Virginia Campus

 
Sub-Specialty Education Coordinators (SECs)

Sub-Specialty Education Coordinators (SECs)

The Subspecialty Education Coordinators (SECs) play a vital role in the Internal Medicine Residency Program.

They partner closely with the IMRP Leadership Team and contribute to the high quality education and experience of our residents.

The SECs assist in residency subspecialty curriculum and clinical rotation design. They are excellent teachers, and provide feedback to the residents regarding their performance. They also work to continually improve their rotations by regularly reviewing and incorporating resident feedback.


Lulette Tricia Bravo, MD
Lulette Tricia Bravo, MD
Subspecialty Education Coordinator, Infectious Disease
Cory Chevalier, MD
Cory Chevalier, MD
Subspecialty Education Coordinator, Palliative Medicine
Bassam Estfan, MD
Bassam Estfan, MD
Subspecialty Education Coordinator, Hematology/Oncology
Michael Faulx , MD
Michael Faulx , MD
Subspecialty Education Coordinator, Cardiology
Deborah Hornacek, MD
Deborah Hornacek, MD
Subspecialty Education Coordinator, Vascular Medicine
Stacey Jolly, MD
Stacey Jolly, MD
Subspecialty Education Coordinator, Ambulatory Internal Medicine
Luke Kim, MD
Luke Kim, MD
Subspecialty Education Coordinator, Geriatrics
Matthew Kostura, MD
Matthew Kostura, MD
Subspecialty Education Coordinator, Emergency Medicine
Linda Mileti, MD
Linda Mileti, MD
Subspecialty Education Coordinator, Rheumatology
Georges Nakhoul, MD
Georges Nakhoul, MD
Subspecialty Education Coordinator, Nephrology
Carlos Romero-Marrero, MD
Carlos Romero-Marrero, MD
Subspecialty Education Coordinator, Hepatology/Gastroenterology
Jazmine Sutton, MD
Jazmine Sutton, MD
Subspecialty Education Coordinator, Inpatient Internal Medicine
Leslie Tolle, MD
Leslie Tolle, MD
Subspecialty Education Coordinator, Pulmonary/Critical Care
Mary Willis, MD
Mary Willis, MD
Subspecialty Education Coordinator, Neurology
Divya Yogi-Morren, MD
Divya Yogi-Morren, MD
Subspecialty Education Coordinator, Endocrinology