Meet the Team

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UF Health Internal Medicine Faculty

Neeka N Akhavan

Neeka N Akhavan M.D.

Assistant Professor
Education:
  • 2015-2018
    Residency-Internal Medicine
    University of Florida
  • 2015
    Medical School
    Florida State University College of Medicine
Sierra H Almengual

Sierra H Almengual P.A.-C.

Physician Assistant
Education:
  • 2017
    Master of Physician Assistant Studies
    University of Florida
Marika R Alois

Marika R Alois M.D.

Assistant Professor
Education:
  • 2014
    Fellowship – Integrative Medicine
    Institute for Family Health
  • 2013
    Residency – Family Medicine
    Beth Israel Residency in Family Medicine
  • 2010
    Medical Degree
    Georgetown University School of Medicine
Sharon H Aroda

Sharon H Aroda M.D.

Assistant Professor
Education:
  • 2015
    Residency
    University of South Florida
  • 2012
    Medical Degree
    Florida State University
Ralph A Atkinson

Ralph A Atkinson MD, FACP

Assistant Professor
Education:
  • 1996
    Internal Medicine
    Howard University Hospital
  • 1982
    MBBS
    University of the West Indies
Paige C Barker

Paige C Barker M.D.

Assistant Professor
Education:
  • 2016
    Fellowship – Hospice and Palliative Care
    New York University
  • 2015
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • 2012
    Medical Degree
    University of Florida
Donna L Berezowski

Donna L Berezowski

Physician Assistant
Education:
  • 2019
    Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies
    University of Florida
  • 2015
    Bachelor of Science in Microbiology and Cell Science
    University of Florida
Rebecca J Beyth

Rebecca J Beyth M.D., M.Sc

Professor, Associate Residency Program Director
Education:
  • 1999
    MSc, Clinical Research Design and Analysis
    The University of Michigan, Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies, Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health
  • 1994
    Fellowship – Geriatrics
    Hospitals of Cleveland
  • 1992
    Fellowship – Internal Medicine
    Hospitals of Cleveland
  • 1990
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    Michigan State University
  • 1987
    Medical Degree
    Jefferson Medical College
Jeffrey T Budd

Jeffrey T Budd M.D.

Assistant Professor
Education:
  • 2003
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    University of Florida
  • 2003
    Internship – Internal Medicine
    University of Florida
  • 2002
    Medical Degree
    Medical University of South Carolina
  • 1990
    Bachelor of Science
    University of Virginia
Robert L Cook

Robert L Cook M.D., M.P.H.

Professor
Education:
  • 1996
    Residency – Preventive Medicine
    University of North Carolina
  • 1996
    Fellowship – Aerospace Medicine
    Clinical Scholars Program
  • 1994
    Internship – Internal Medicine
    University of Virginia
  • 1991
    Medical Degree
    University of North Carolina
  • 1991
    Master of Public Health
    University of North Carolina
Eric A Dietrich

Eric A Dietrich Pharm.D., BCACP, CPC-A, CEMC, CPB

Clinical Associate Professor
Education:
  • 2018
    Certified Evaluation and Management Coder (CEMC)
    American Academy of Professional Coders
  • 2016
    Certified Profession Coder (CDC),
    American Academy of Professional Coders
  • 2011-2013
    Post-doctoral fellow, Family Medicine
    University of Florida
  • 2011
    Pharm. D.
    University of Florida
Robert S Egerman

Robert S Egerman M.D.

Professor, Division Of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Education:
  • 2003
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    University of Tennessee
  • 1993
    Fellowship – Maternal Fetal Medicine
    Oregon Health Services
  • 1991
    Residency – Obstetrics & Gynecology
    University of Florida
  • 1988
    Internship – Obstetrics & Gynecology
    University of Florida
  • 1987
    Medical School
    University of Alabama
Dianne L Goede

Dianne L Goede M.D.

Assistant Professor
Education:
  • 2008-2012
    MD
    University of South Florida
Shermeika C Greene

Shermeika C Greene PA-C

Physician Assistant
Education:
  • 2013
    MA – Medical Science
    Nova Southeastern University
  • 2008
    BS
    University of South Florida
Melanie G Hagen

Melanie G Hagen M.D., F.A.C.P.

Professor, Medical Director
Education:
  • 1995
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
  • 1992
    Medical Degree
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Heather E Harrell

Heather E Harrell M.D., F.A.C.P.

Professor
Education:
  • 1998
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • 1995
    M.D.
    University of Florida
Neal P Holland

Neal P Holland D.O.

Assistant Professor
Education:
  • 2012
    Internship – Internal Medicine
    University of Florida
  • 2011
    Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
    Midwestern University
  • 0000
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    University of Florida
L. Chad C Hood

L. Chad C Hood MD, FACP

Program Director And Clinical Assistant Professor
Education:
  • 1997-2000
    Residency, Internal Medicine
    University of South Florida
  • 1997
    Medical Degree
    University of Florida
  • 1992
    Bachelor of Arts in English
    Duke University
Katherine N Huber

Katherine N Huber M.D.

Assistant Professor, Medical Director
Education:
  • 1988
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    St. Joseph Mercy Hospital
  • 1986
    Internship – Internal Medicine
    St. Joseph Mercy Hospital
  • 1985
    Medical Degree
    Michigan State University
Henrique Kallas

Henrique Kallas M.D.

Associate Professor
Education:
  • 2000
    Fellowship – Geriatric Medicine
    New York Hospital – Medical Center of Queens
  • 1998
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    New York Hospital – Medical Center of Queens
  • 1996
    Internship – Internal Medicine
    New York Hospital – Medical Center of Queens
  • 1995
    Internship
    New York Hospital – Medical Center of Queens
  • 1990
    Medical Degree
    Dr. JAG Coutinho College of Medicine
Christina Li

Christina Li MD

Assistant Professor
Education:
  • 2019
    Residency in Internal Medicine
    University of Florida
  • 2016
    Medical Degree
    University of South Carolina
  • 2012
    Bachelor of Science in Biology
    University of Michigan
Margaret C Lo

Margaret C Lo M.D., F.A.C.P.

Professor, Associate Residency Program Director
Education:
  • 2005
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    University of Florida
  • 2005
    Medical Degree
    SUNY University
  • 1995
    Bachelor's Degree
    Cornell University
Edlira Maska

Edlira Maska M.D.

Assistant Professor
Education:
  • 2014
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    University of Florida
  • 2008
    Medical Degree
    Universita Di Bologna
  • 2002
    Bachelor's Degree
    Florida Atlantic University
Senthil R Meenrajan

Senthil R Meenrajan M.D., M.B.A.

Associate Professor
Education:
  • 2005
    Fellowship – Geriatrics
    Oregon Health and Science University
  • 2004
    Master of Business Administration – Health Care Administration
    Canyon College – Idaho
  • 2001-2004
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    Robert Packer Hospital – PA
  • 1997
    Medical School
    Madras Medical College – India
Ying L Nagoshi

Ying L Nagoshi M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Education:
  • 1999
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    University of Iowa
  • 1997
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    Iowa Methodist Hospital
  • 1987
    Medical Degree
    Shanghai Medical University
Ryan W Nall

Ryan W Nall M.D.

Associate Professor
Education:
  • 2013
    Chief Resident
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • 2012
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • 2010
    Internship – Internal Medicine
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • 2009
    Medical Degree
    University of Florida
  • 2004
    Bachelor's Degree
    University of Florida
Danielle Panna

Danielle Panna M.D.

Assistant Professor
Education:
  • 2005
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    Hahnemann University Hospital
  • 2003
    Internship – Internal Medicine
    Hahnemann University Hospital
  • 2002
    Medical Degree
    Hahnemann University
  • 1996
    Bachelor of Arts
    University of Washington
Jessica Portillo Romero

Jessica Portillo Romero M.D.

Assistant Professor
Education:
  • 2012
    Residency – Family Medicine
    Southern Illinois University
  • 2003
    Medical Degree
    Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos
Colette R Rackleff

Colette R Rackleff

Physician Assistant
Education:
  • 2020
    Master of Physician Assistant Studies
    University of Florida
  • 2016
    Bachelor of Arts in Theater
    University of Florida
Michael D Robinson

Michael D Robinson M.D.

Assistant Professor
Education:
  • 2015-2018
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    University of Florida
Eric Rosenberg

Eric Rosenberg M.D., M.S.P.H., F.A.C.P.

Professor And Division Chief
Education:
  • 2001-2003
    Fellowship, General Internal Medicine Faculty Development
    University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
  • 1999-2000
    Chief Resident – Internal Medicine
    University of Florida, Shands Hospital
  • 1996-1999
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    University of Florida
  • 1996
    M.D.
    University of South Florida
  • 1992
    M.S.P.H. (Master of Science in Public Health)
    University of South Florida
Maryam Sattari

Maryam Sattari M.D., M.S.

Professor
Education:
  • 2002
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    Emory University
  • 2000
    Internship – Internal Medicine
    Emory University
  • 1999
    Medical Degree
    Emory University
Amy J Sheer

Amy J Sheer M.D., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor
Education:
  • 2015-2018
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    University of Florida
  • 2011-2015
    Medical School
    University of Florida
  • 2010-2011
    Master of Public Health
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Andrew J Shychuk

Andrew J Shychuk M.D., F.A.C.P.

Assistant Professor
Education:
  • 2016
    Residency
    University of Florida
  • 2014
    Medical Degree
    University of South Carolina
  • 2010
    Bachelor of Arts – Biology
    Coker College
James M Smith

James M Smith M.D.

Assistant Professor, Associate Residency Program Director
Education:
  • 1998
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    University of Florida
  • 1995
    Medical Degree
    University of Florida
Mircea Sorin

Mircea Sorin M.D.

Assistant Professor
Education:
  • 2001
    Fellowship – Geriatric Medicine
    University of Florida
  • 2000
    Fellowship – Infectious Disease
    The New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens
  • 1998
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    The New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens
  • 1990
    Medical Degree
    Institutul de Med. SI Farmacie
Carolyn F Stalvey

Carolyn F Stalvey M.D.

Professor
Education:
  • 2002
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    University of Florida
  • 2000
    Internship – Internal Medicine
    University of Florida
  • 1999
    Medical Degree
    University of Florida
  • 1995
    Bachelor's Degree in Biology
    Florida State University
James Taylor

James Taylor Pharm.D., CDE, BCACP

Clinical Professor
Education:
  • 2015
    Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist
    Board of Pharmacy Specialties
  • 2003
    Certified Diabetes Educator
    National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators
  • 1996
    Pharm.D.
    Ohio Northern University
Katie Vogel Anderson

Katie Vogel Anderson Pharm.D., BCACP

Clinical Associate Professor
Education:
  • 2003-2004
    Primary Care Pharmacy Residency
    Malcom Randall Veterans Affairs Medical Center
  • 2003
    Pharm.D.
    University of Florida
  • 1999
    B.S.
    Florida State University
Ashleigh Wright

Ashleigh Wright M.D., F.A.C.P.

Associate Professor
Education:
  • 2010
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    University of Florida
  • 2007
    Medical Degree
    University of Florida
  • 2003
    Bachelors of Science in Chemistry
    University of Florida
Eileen S Yale

Eileen S Yale M.D.

Assistant Professor
Education:
  • 1994
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    Mayo Clinic
  • 1993
    Residency – Internal Medicine
    Boston University
  • 1991
    M.D.
    Albany Medical College
Zareen Zaidi

Zareen Zaidi M.D., Ph.D.

Professor
Education:
  • 2017
    Ph.D. Medical Education
    Maastricht University, Netherlands 2017
  • 2010
    FAIMER Fellow
    Foundation for the Advancement of International Medical Education and Research
  • 2000
    Residency
    New York Medical College
  • 1995
    MBBS
    The Aga Khan University