Residency Class of 2017

Stacey Cole

Stacey Cole, MD, MBA

Hometown: Granite Bay, CA
Medical School: University of Utah
Clinical Interests: My clinical interests include global health, infectious diseases, adolescent medicine, telemedicine, and the integration of technology and medicine.

Brianna Conforti

Brianna Conforti, MD, MS

Hometown: Aurora, IL
Medical School: The Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
Clinical Interests: I am still undecided but choosing between Hematology/Oncology and Pediatric Critical Care.

Jackie Crews

Jacquelyn Crews, MD

Hometown: Weston, FL
Medical School: University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine
Clinical Interests: Family-centered care for healthy developing and sick children.

Paul Gilbert

Paul Gilbert, MD

Hometown: Ft. Wayne, IN
Medical School: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Clinical Interests: I am interested in the connection between development (particularly during puberty) and its relation to bullying, self-esteem,  and school performance along with the potential impact that can be garnered from the cooperative efforts of pediatricians and teachers.

Mirinda Gillespie, MD

Mirinda Gillespie, MD ScM

Hometown: Medical School: Johns Hopkins UNiversity School of Medicine
Clinical Interests: Working with underserved populations, Hematology/Oncology

Nick Jabre

Nicholas Jabre, MD, MS

Hometown: Cincinnati, OH
Medical School: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Clinical Interests: Promoting humanism in medicine and understanding the role of empathy and compassion in effective patient care

Racha Khalaf

Racha Khalaf, MD

Hometown: Zahle, Lebanon
Medical School: University of Central Florida College of Medicine
Clinical Interests: I am very interested in the care of children with GI disorders and specifically irritable bowel disease. I'm also passionate about international health. 

Alex Kim

Alexander Kim, MD


Hometown: Syosset, NY
Medical School: University of Virginia School of Medicine
Clinical Interests: Combining the art and the science of medicine through humanistic, evidence-based care for all children.

John Morrison

John Morrison, MD, PhD

Hometown: Iowa City, IA
Medical School: University of Nebraska Medical Center
Clinical Interests: Developing and practicing evidence-based pediatric medicine with an emphasis on patient-centered, cost-effective care.

Nina Replete

Nina Replete, MD

Hometown: Toronto, Canada
Medical School: Ross University School of Medicine
Clinical interests: I am interested in the care of critically ill children across hospital settings.

Elena Rueda-de-Leon

Elena Rueda-de-Leon, MD

Hometown:Lake Worth, FL
Birthplace: Pensacola, FL
Medical School: Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine (Miami, FL)
Clinical interests: The well-being of a child and improving patient quality care by means of integrating emerging technology.