Fellowship training in Rheumatology is a two year program. Successful completion of this fellowship training will allow candidates to be eligible for certification examination in the subspecialty of Rheumatology by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
Andras Perl, MD, Ph.D
Rheumatology Fellowship Program Director
Elana S. Sukert
Rheumatology Fellowship Program Coordinator
Title of Program: SUNY Upstate Medical University, Rheumatology Fellowship
Sponser: State University of New York
Curriculum: Fellowship Curriculum
Individuals Interested in applying to our fellowship program should apply thru ERAS
We will participate in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP)
SUNY Upstate Medical University Rheumatology (NRMP #156150FO)
Sheetal Rayancha, MD 2015 - 2017
Dr. Rayancha grew up in Upstate New York. She recieved her BA degree at New York University and her MD degree from the American University of Antigua College of Medicine where she graduated Cum Laude. Dr. Rayancha completed her residency at St. Mary Mercy Hospital in Livonia, Michigan.
Farheen Fatima Jaffari, MD 2016 - 2018
Dr. Jaffari grew up in the Middle East and graduated from Karnataka Medical College, Manipal, India in 2010. She went onto complete her Internal Medicine Residency at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Zainab Shahnawaz, MD 2016 -2018
Dr. Shahnawaz was born in Secaucus, New Jersey and graduated from Allama Iqbal Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan. She completed her Internal Medicine Residency at SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York.
Maria Isabella Pasniciuc, MD 2016 - 2018
Dr. Pasniciuc grew up in Romania, graduated at Carol Davila Medical School Bucharest, Romania. She completed her Internal Medicine residency at the Cleveland Clinic health system. Dr. Pasniciuc is a board certified in Internal Medicine and fellow of ACP. Special interest: autoimmune diseases. Hobbies: traveling, spending time with family, hiking, cooking.