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Educational Program

This fellowship program is integrated, building on the successful combining of the JHMI and GBMC Gynecology and Obstetrics Residency Programs that was completed July 1, 1999.

The Program Director, Dr. James Stuart Ferriss and Associate Program Director, Dr. Kimberly L. Levinson are directly responsible for the continuous supervision of all the fellows. Throughout the three years of the fellowship, the fellows meet with the program director on a regular basis following the Gynecologic Oncology Lectures that are held on Friday afternoons. Additionally, fellows will be supervised by the following individuals when the fellows are either on a specific rotation or participating in protected discovery time:

Amanda Nickles Fader, M.D.
Johns Hopkins Gynecologic Oncology

Francis Grumbine, M.D.

Thomas Smith, M.D.
Palliative Care

Deborah Armstrong, M.D.
Breast & Ovarian Cancer Surveillance, Clinical Trials and Chemotherapy

Russell Vang, M.D.
Gynecologic Pathology

Leisha Emens, M.D., PhD
Immunology & Vaccine Research

Richard Roden, PhD
Immunology & Vaccine Research

Pamela Lipsett, M.D.
Intensive Care Unit

Geoffrey Neuner, M.D.

Akila Viswanathan, M.D., M.P.H., M.Sc.
Radiation Oncology

Should there be difficulties that arise or issues that need to be addressed while the fellows are off of the JHMI Clinical Service; these will be resolved by the Program Director or his designee in concert with all involved and concerned parties. The fellow will solely be responsible to the Program Director or his designee, unless otherwise specifically stated and arranged.