Leadership and Faculty

 

Dr. Scott Yen, IM Residency Director

Scott Yen, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Program Director
Internal Medicine Residency
Internal Medicine

Medical Training & Education
• Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Chicago Hospitals
• Doctor of Medicine, University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, 1992
• Bachelor of Arts, Princeton University, 1987

 

 

 

Nina Yedavalli, MD, Internal Medicine Residency Program

Nina Undevia Yedavalli, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.P.

Associate Program Director
Internal Medicine Residency
Hematology/Oncology

Medical Training & Education
• Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology, University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System, 2006-2009
• Residency, Internal Medicine, University of California-Irvine and University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System, 2005
• Doctor of Medicine, Chicago Medical School, 2002
• Bachelor of Arts, Northwestern University, 1996

Rafay Abbasi, MD
Faculty, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Attending, Internal Medicine
Medical Training & Education

  • Resident, West Suburban Medical Center, Oak Park, IL, 2014-2017
  • Resident, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, 2013-2014 (Preliminary Year)
  • MD, St. George’s University School of Medicine, Grenada, 2013
  • BA, Rutgers University New Brunswick, New Jersey, 2009

Dr. Ayham Alagha, Internal Medicine Residency Program

Ayham Alagha, MD
Faculty, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Attending, Internal Medicine
Medical Training & Education

  • Chief Resident, West Suburban Medical Center, Oak Park, IL, 2018-2019
  • Internal Medicine Resident, West Suburban Medical Center, Oak Park, IL, 2015-2018
  • Doctor of Medicine, Caribbean Medical University, 2015

Thomas Albert, MD
Faculty, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Attending, Internal Medicine
Medical Training & Education

  • Resident, West Suburban Medical Center, Oak Park, IL, 2007-2010
  • University of Health Sciences, Antigua and Barbuda, 2003
  • DC, National College of Chiropractic, Lombard, IL, 1994
  • AS, Moraine Valley Community College, Palos Hills, IL, 1989

Hema Azad, M.D.
Faculty, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Attending, Internal Medicine
Medical Training & Education

  • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, Westlake Hospital, 2004-2005
  • Resident, Internal Medicine, Westlake Hospital, 2001-2004
  • MD, Government Medical College, Surat, Gujarat, India 1993-1999

Malcolm Deam, M.D.
Faculty, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Attending, Internal Medicine
Medical Training & Education

  • Resident, Internal Medicine, Rush Presbyterian St. Luke’s Hospital, 1969-1971, 1972-1973
  • MD, Northwesten University, 1969
  • BA, St. Olaf College, 1965

Dr. Max L. Harris, Internal Medicine Residency Program

Max L. Harris, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Faculty, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Designated Institutional Officer
Medical Training & Education

  • Clinical Research Fellow, Section of Arthritis and Metabolic Disease, Department of Medicine, The Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago
  • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine Residency Program, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center
  • Doctor of Medicine, Rush Medical College
  • BS, University of Illinois, Champaign, 1973
Timothy Schainker, MD

Faculty, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Attending, Internal Medicine
Medical Training & Education

  • Resident, West Suburban Medical Center, Oak Park, IL,  2014-2017
  • MD, American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine,Saint Marten, 2014
  • M.Biol.S., Midwestern University, Gendale, AZ, 2009
  • BS, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL, 2007

Dr. David Schatz, Internal Medicine Residency Program

David Schatz, M.D.
Faculty, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Internist, Internal Medicine
Medical Training & Education

  • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, Mt. Sinai,1967-1977
  • Resident, Internal Medicine, Michael Reese, 1973-1976
  • MD, Chicago Medical School 1973
  • BA, Grinnell College

Andrea Slasuraitis, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Faculty, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Hospitalist, Internal Medicine
Medical Training & Education

  • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, West Suburban Medical Center, 2003-2004
  • Resident, Internal Medicine, West Suburban Medical Center, 2000-2003
  • MD, Saba University, 2000
  • BSN, Illinois Benedictine University, 1992

Melvin Speisman, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Faculty, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Hospitalist, Internal Medicine
Medical Training & Education

  • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, West Suburban Medical Center, 1996-1997
  • Resident, Internal Medicine, West Suburban Medical Center, 1995-1997
  • Resident, Internal Medicine, Northwestern University, 1993-1995
  • MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine, 1993
  • BA, Northwestern University, 1989

Dr. Neelima Rehil Zureikat, Internal Medicine Residency Program

Neelima Rehil Zureikat, M.D.
Faculty, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Hospitalist, Internal Medicine
Medical Training & Education

  • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, West Suburban Medical Center, 2016-2017
  • Resident, Internal Medicine, West Suburban Medical Center, 2013-2016
  • General Surgery Residency, Providence Hospital and Medical Center, Southfield, Michigan, 2009-2012
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Sint Eustatius, Netherland Antilles 2008
  • Bachelor of Science, Indiana University, 2004