OACIS Group Members

OACIS group 2023
Dr. Dale Needham


Dale M Needham, M.D., Ph.D.

Appointment Phone: 410-955-3467
Email: [email protected]
Fax Number: 410-955-0036
Location: 1830 E. Monument St, 5th floor, Baltimore, MD 21287

View Full Profile


Assistant Director

Victor D. Dinglas, MPH

Email: [email protected]

View Full Profile

Needham Research

Needham Team Receives Team Science Award

Dr. Dale Needham, professor in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, and his team including Victor Dinglas and Drs. Megan Hosey Mastalerz, Ann Parker and Alison Turnbull, all in the Division of Pulmonary, were selected to receive the first-ever Team Science Award from the Institute for Clinical and Translational Research.
Article / Video

Critical Care, Pulmonary, Anesthesiology and Sleep Medicine Faculty

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Faculty

Psychiatry Faculty

Biostatistics & Epidemiology Faculty & Staff and Database Programming

School of Nursing 

Welch Library – Clinical Liaison Services

  • Katie Lobner, MLIS

Research Fellows

  • Mansoor Alam, M.B.B.S.
  • Manisha Deb, MD
  • Supti Dev Nath, MBBS
  • Safa Elbakhit, MBBS
  • Diksha Gowda MBBS
  • Rahaf Halloum, MD
  • Bijay Jeswani, M.B.B.S.
  • Jyotsna, M.B.B.S.
  • Dharani Chaithra Medasani, MBBS
  • Binay Panjiyar, M.B.B.S, GCSRT
  • Mandana Safakhah, MBBCh
  • Prashant Yadav, M.B.B.S.

Program Coordinator

  • Jeneen Bishop

Research Program Manager

  • Arooj Fatima, MD

Research Program Assistants

  • Mazin Ali, MBBS
  • Ahmad Elkhouly, MBBCh
  • Sara Hameed, MBBS
  • Nicole Illesca, BS
  • Abdalla Malik, MD
  • Axsan Mekonnen, MD

Critical Care Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Program (CCPM&R)

  • Clinical Program Coordinator:
    • Ehizele Iyayi, BA
  • Program Assistants:
    • Shatha Al Saafin, MD
    • Salem Fasil, BS
    • Shahriar Khan, BDS, PhD
    • Quratulain Malik, MBBS, MBA

Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy & Speech Language Pathology

  • Alexandra Hayman, PT
  • Michael Friedman, PT, MBA
  • Nicole Frost, MA, CCC-SLP, BCS-S
  • Stephanie L. Hiser, PT, DPT, PhD
  • Chrissy Kostura, MA, CCC-SLP, CBIS
  • Sowmya Kumble, PT, MPT, NCS
  • Annette Lavezza, OT
  • Kristen Yesupriya, SLP
  • Jennifer Zanni, PT, DSc(PT), MSc