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Current Fellows & Alumni

Current Fellows 

First-Year Fellows

 

Matthew Bocchese, MD
Residency: Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Medical School: Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Interests: EP, Imaging, Medical Education

 

 

Naima Maqsood, MBBS
Residency: Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Medical School: Aga Khan University Medical College
Interests: Hemodynamics, Medical Education, Cardiac Arrest and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation outcomes

 
 
 
Rahul Jaswaney, MD
Residency: Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Louis Stokes Cleveland Veterans Affairs Hospital, Cleveland, OH
Medical School: University of North Carolina, School of Medicine
 
 
 
 
 
Meghana Patil, MD
Residency: Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH
Medical School: Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Interests: Coronary disease, Structural Heart Disease, Cardiac Critical Care   

 

 

Alisha Jamil, MD
Residency: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Medical School: Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Interests: Heart failure, Women's Health, Medical Education 

 

 


Second-Year Fellows

 

HortonEdward Horton, MD
Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Medical School: Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Interests: CAD, Hemodynamics, Structural Heart Disease

 

 

NatashaNatasha Vedage, MD
Residency: Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Medical School: Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine
Interests: Right Ventricular Mechanics, Cardio-Oncology, Epidemiology

 

 

LillyLily Dastmalchi, DO
Residency: George Washington University, Washington, DC
Medical School:  Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine
Interests: Cardiac Prevention, Cardiac Imaging and Medical Journalism

 

 

ObyOby Ibe, MD
Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Medical School:  Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Interests: Women's Preventive Cardiology, Healthcare Disparities, Cardiac Imaging

 

 

Syed Zaidi, MD
Residency: Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Medical School:  Cooper Medical School of Rowan University
Interests: Mechanical Support, EP, Medical Education

 

 


Third-Year Fellows

Anika Vaidy, MD
Residency: Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Medical School: Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Interests: Critical Care, Hemodynamics, Heart Failure, Pulmonary Hypertension

 

 

CollinsDavid Collins, MBBCh
Residency: Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Medical School: Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland School of Medicine
Interests: Preventive Cardiology, Microvascular Dysfunction, Advanced Cardiac Imaging

 

 

Kiersten Frenchu, MD
Residency: Brown University, Providence, RI
Medical School: Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

 

 

Evan Carabelli, MD
Residency: Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Medical School: Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Interests: Cardiac Imaging and Medical Education

 

Matthew Delfiner, DO
Residency: Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Medical School: New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine
Interests: Heart failure, Hemodynamics, Echocardiography, and Medical Education

 

 


Fellowship Alumni

Class of 2022
Electrophysiology Fellowship – University of California, San Diego
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship – Temple University Hospital
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship – University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Advanced Heart Failure – Vanderbilt University
Private Practice - Arizona
 
Class of 2021
Electrophysiology Fellowship – Lankenau Medical Center, Wynnewood, PA
Advanced Heart Failure Fellowship – University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Private Practice – Media, PA
Private Practice – Buffalo, NY
Private Practice – Pittsburgh, PA
Cardiology – Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Class of 2020
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship – Yale University, New Haven, CT
Advanced Heart Failure Fellowship – Medstar Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship – Lankenau Medical Center, Wynnewood, PA
Advanced Cardiac Imaging Fellowship – University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA
Private Practice – Egg Harbor Twp, NJ

Class of 2019
Electrophysiology Fellowship – Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship – University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Structural Heart Disease Fellowship – University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Advanced Heart Failure Fellowship – Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
Advanced Cardiac Imaging Fellowship – Northwestern University, Chicago, IL

Class of 2018
Advanced Cardiac Imaging Fellowship – Mt. Sinai Hospital, New York, NY
Electrophysiology Fellowship – Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Private Practice – Pittsburgh, PA
Private Practice – Philadelphia, PA

Class of 2017
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship – Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Peripheral Vascular Fellowship – Mass General Hospital, Boston, MA
Electrophysiology Fellowship – Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Critical Care Fellowship – Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT
Advanced Heart Failure Fellowship – Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY

Class of 2016
Advanced Heart Failure Fellowship – MedStar Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC
Advanced Heart Failure Fellowship – NY Presbyterian Hospital – Cornell, New York, NY
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship – University of Florida Hospital, Jacksonville, FL
Private practice – North Dakota

Class of 2015
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship – Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Peripheral Vascular Fellowship – Brown University Hospital, Providence, RI
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship – University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA
Structural Heart Disease Fellowship – University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA
Electrophysiology Fellowship – Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Private Practice – Pennsylvania

Class of 2014
Advanced Cardiac Imaging Fellowship – University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship – University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
Structural Heart Disease Fellowship – Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship – UCLA-Harbor, Torrance, CA
Private Practice – Pennsylvania

Class of 2013
Electrophysiology Fellowship – Lankenau Medical Center, Wynnewood, PA
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship – Brown University Hospital, Providence, RI
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship – MedStar Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC
Electrophysiology Fellowship – MedStar Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC

 


 

Temple ACC Alumni Reception 2022