2021 General Pediatrics/Subspecialty Educator Class

Advan​cing Pediatric Educator E​​xcellence (APEX) Teaching Program​​​​​

APEX Teaching Program 2021 General Pediatrics/Subspecialty Educator Class


Uchenna Anani, MD
Vanderbilt University

Fernando Bula-Rudas, MD
Sanford Children's Hospital USD Sanford School of Medicine

Katelyn Cushanick, MD
Arkansas Children's Hospital; University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Suzanne Friedman, MD
Columbia University Medical Center

Shantaveer Gangu, MD
University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center

Allison Gilbert, MD
Medstar Montgomery Medical Center

Shakun Gupta, MD
University of Virginia

Jennifer Haile, MD
Connecticut Children's Medical Center


Thivakorn Kasemsri, MD
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Joshua Kurtz, MD
University of Louisville/Norton Children's Hospital

Kelsi McCoy-Wilson, MD
UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine

Laurel Metzler, MD
University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Vicki Moore, DO
UT Southwestern Medical Center

Patricia Mullins, MD
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Mercer University, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, and South College

Eshel A. Nir, MD
Kaplan Medical Center, Israel

Jennifer Pfister, Nurse Practitioner
Medical College of Wisconsin

Jerri Rose, MD
UH Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital/Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Payal Shah, DO
University of Miami

Hana Smith, MD
University of Colorado

Monique Soileau-Burke, MD
The Pediatric Center, LLC

Susan Studebaker, MD
OU/TU School of Community Medicine

Smitha Vidi, MD
UT Southwestern Medical Center

Hazel Villanueva, MD
Novant Health UVA Prince William Medical Center

Thomas Yhannan, MD
University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center, Le Bonheur Children's Hospital