Prior Fellows

We have an excellent group of fellows that provide a friendly and stimulating peer group.  Recent fellows have come from residencies such as Johns Hopkins, Temple, and Beth Isreal Deacones Medical Center.  Graduates of the program have gone on to academic positions either at a university or in a community practice group affiliated with an academic institution.

Name Position After Fellowship Current Position
2016-17
Kristin Hueftle Primary Care Geriatrics University of Utah
Michael Farrell Primary Care Geriatrics University of Utah
2015-16
Alexandra Meier Primary Care Geriatrics Private Practice, Boise, ID
Brett Porter Primary Care Geriatrics Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, UT
2014–15
Michelle Keown Advanced Geriatric Fellow training program, VA Salt Lake City GRECC
Erika Noonan Clinical Geriatrics Practice, Intermountain North Canyon Clinic, Provo, UT
2013–14
Mary Spivey Director, Home Based Primary Care, Albuquerque VA Medical Medical Center Director, Home Based Primary Care, Albuquerque VA Medical Medical Center
Megan Skibitsky Primary Care Geriatrics, Intermountain Senior Clinic, Murray, Utah  Primary Care Geriatrics, Intermountain Senior Clinic, Murray, Utah
Natalie Manley Assistant Professor in Geriatrics Program, University of Nebraska
Amy Cowan Adjunct Faculty, University of Utah Division of Geriatrics

2017 - Hospitalist, VA Medical Center, Division of Internal Medicine, UT

Medical Director, SLC Veterans' Nursing Home, Clinical Instructor, Division of Geriatrics, University of Utah School of Medicine

2011–12
Gopi Penmetsa Fellowship with the Division of Rheumatology, School of Medicine, University of Utah  Clinical Instructor, Division of Rheumatology, University of Utah School of Medicine
2010–11
Cynthia Lawlor St. Mark's Hospital Senior Health Center Primary Care Geriatrics Provider, St. Mark's Hospital Senior Health Center, SLC, Utah
2009–10
Natalie Sanders Assistant Professor, Clinical Track, University of Utah, Department of Internal Medicine Division of Geriatrics

Assistant Professor, Clinical Track, University of Utah, Department of Internal Medicine Division of Geriatrics, Faint and Fall Center

2008–09
Shaida Talebreza Brandon  Advanced Fellowship in Geriatrics   Assistant Professor, University of Utah, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatrics
Katherine Anderson  Advanced Fellowship in Geriatrics  Assistant Professor, University of Utah Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatrics
2007–08
Sonia Sonal Thakur Geriatric Physician, Salt Lake Regional Medical Center, Salt Lake Senior Clinic 

Medical Director for a skilled nursing faculty in Bend, OR and Hospice Medical Director for two rural community hospice outside Bend, OR

2006–07
Amanda Lund Clinical Instructor, University of Utah School of Medicine; VA Special Fellow in Advanced Geriatrics, VA Salt Lake City GRECC Staff physician at the Medical Center of the Rockies, Ft. Collins, CO
04–05
Randall Rupper Assistant Professor, University of Utah; Investigator, VA Salt Lake City GRECC Associate Professor, University of Utah; Physician Investigator, Salt Lake City GRECC and IDEAS Center; Associate Director, Clinical, VA Salt Lake City GRECC; Aging Domain Lead, Veterans Rural Health Resource Center – Western Region
2003–04
Bronwyn MacGregor Infectious Disease Fellowship
2002–03
Lavonda Mee-Lee 2nd Year Geriatric Fellowship, Emory University Division of Geriatrics Assistant Clinical Professor, John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) at the University of Hawaii at Manoa
2001–02
Alison Schlisman Private Practice, St Marks Senior Center, Salt Lake City Utah Private Practice, Salt Lake Senior Clinic, Salt Lake City, Utah
Amy Earhart Geriatrician, VA Medical Center, Portland OR Geriatrician, VA Medical Center, Portland OR
2000–01
Sanjay Kaul Private Practice, The Medical Center, Brownsville, KY Private Practice, The Medical Center, Brownsville, KY
1999–00
Carole Baraldi Staff Physician, Geriatrics, Salt Lake Regional Medical Center Assistant Professor of Medicine, Clinical Track; Associate Chief of Clinical Programs, Medical Director, Emeritus Skilled Nursing Facility, SLC, Utah
Laurence Meyer Associate Professor, University of Utah School of Medicine Professor of Dermatology and Internal Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine; Associate Chief of Staff Research and Development, Salt Lake VA Medical Center
Byron Bair Associate Professor, University of Utah School of Medicine;  Associate Director for Clinical Demonstrations, VA Salt Lake City GRECC Professor, University of Utah School of Medicine, Geriatric Internal Medicine and Geriatric Psychiatry; Director, Rural Health Research Center -- Western Region, VA Salt Lake City GRECC
1997–98
Florentino Abeug Private Practice, St Marks Senior Center, Salt Lake City Utah Director, St Marks Senior Center, Salt Lake City Utah
Jonathan Nebeker Assistant Professor, University of Utah; Investigator, VA Salt Lake City GRECC Associate Professor, University of Utah School of Medicine; Investigator, VA Salt Lake City GRECC