Current and Previous Pediatric Rehabilitation Fellows

Message from the Director l About the Program l Rotation Schedule l Benefits and Stipend l Primary Faculty l Associated Faculty l Current and Previous Fellows l Top 10 Reasons To Live in Baltimore l Application Guidelines

 

Elana Katz  

Elana Katz, M.D.

Email: KatzE@kennedykrieger.org

 

Dr. Katz began her fellowship in 2013 after completing her residency training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Washington in Seattle.

 

“I chose this program because of the diverse patient population, the wealth of experiences and educational opportunities available, and the camaraderie among the staff and faculty.”

 
Sathya Vadivelu  

Sathya Vadivelu, D.O.

Email: VadiveluS@kennedykrieger.org

 

Dr. Vadivelu began her fellowship in 2012 after completing her residency training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Missouri-Columbia.

 

“I knew the Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine fellowship at Johns Hopkins Hospital & Kennedy Krieger Institute was the right fit for me because it afforded me the opportunity to see rare disorders in a diverse patient population, while still teaching me the fundamentals necessary to help me reach my potential as a pediatric physiatrist.”


Previous Fellows

1999-2001

Melissa Trovato, M.D.

Currently:
  • Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
  • Director of Inpatient Rehabilitation and Attending Physiatrist, Kennedy Krieger Institute
 

2000-2002

Scott Benjamin, M.D.

Currently:
  • Assistant Professor of Orthopedics/Rehabilitation and Pediatrics, University of Vermont
  • Attending in Orthopedics/Rehababilitation, Fletcher Allen Health Care
 

2003-2005

Ewa Brandys, M.D.

Currently:
  • Associate Professor/Clinical Scholar, Barrow Neurological Institute
  • Chief, Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Barrow Neurological Institute at Phoenix Children’s Hospital
 

2004-2005

Olga Morozova, M.D.

Currently:
  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, George Washington University
  • Director of Education & Fellowship Program and Attending Physiatrist, Children’s National Medical Center, Washington D.C.
 

2005-2007

Stacy Suskauer, M.D.

Currently:
  • Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
  • Director of Brain Injury Rehabilitation and Attending Physiatrist, Kennedy Krieger Institute
 

2006-2008

Aga Lewelt, M.D.

Currently:
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Pediatrics, University of Utah
  • Attending Physician Children's Hospital Central California, Madera, CA
 

2008-2010

Scott Schultz, M.D.

Currently:
  • Gratis Appointment, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
  • Associate Director of the Rehabilitation Program, Children's Hospital New Orleans, LA
 

2009-2011

Marykay Nutini, D.O.

Currently:
  • Clinical Instructor at Harvard Medical School
  • Attending physician in Pediatric Rehabilitation, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Children's Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
 

2011-2012

Tobias Tsai, M.D.

Currently:
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Carolinas Health Care System
  • Attending physiatrist, Levine Children’s Hospital, Charlotte, NC
 

2012-2014

Sathya Vadivelu, D.O.

Beginning August 1, 2014
  • Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics/Rehabilitation Medicine, University of California, San Diego
  • Attending Physician in Pediatric Rehabilitation, Rady Children’s Hospital, San Diego, CA