Meet Our Fellows

Third Year Fellows

Aspasia Katragkou
 

Aspasia Katragkou, MD

  • Research Interest: Biofilm disruption activity of high mobility group B1 (HMGB1) protein variants
  • Received her Medical Degree, Ph.D.  and M. S. Health Sc. degrees from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Medical School, Greece
  • Completed her pediatric residency at University of Crete Heraklion, Greece and a Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship at  Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Thessaloniki, Greece
Mariana Lanata
 

Mariana Lanata, MD

  • Research Interest: Mycoplasma pneumoniae macrolide resistance in Central Ohio children detected by sequencing
  • Received her Medical Degree from Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia Facultad de Medicina Alberto Hurtado, Peru
  • Completed her pediatric residency at Miami Children's Hospital Miami, Florida

Second Year Fellows

Alejandro Diaz
 

Alejandro Diaz, MD

  • Research Interest: Nasopharyngeal bacterial colonization in infants with RSV infection
  • Received his Medical Degree from Universidad CES, Medellin, Columbia
  • Completed his pediatric residency at Universidad CES, Medellin, Columbia
Shaina Hecht
 

Shaina Hecht, MD

  • Research Interest: Clostridium difficile
  • Received her Medical Degree from Wright State University Dayton, Ohio
  • Completed her pediatric residency at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center / Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus, Ohio

1st Year Fellows

Dr. Brooks
 

Stephanie Brooks, MD

  • Received her Medical Degree from University of Vermont College of Medicine Burlington, VT
  • Completed her pediatric residency at Inova Children’s Hospital Falls Church, VA
Dr. Taveras
 

Janette Taveras, DO

  • Received her Medical Degree from Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine Stratford, NJ
  • Completed her pediatric residency at Lehigh Valley Health Network Allentown, PA