Join Dr. Diana Kelm as she hosts Drs. Başak Çoruh, Jennifer McCallister, and Jaime Palomino as they discuss how each of their programs have focused on their fellowship’s inpatient practice. Learn about the adjustments their fellowship programs have made in the setting of this pandemic.
Diana Kelm, MD, Mayo Clinic, is an Assistant Professor of Medicine, Core Faculty for Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN and the Associate Program Director of the Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Fellowship Program. She received her medical degree from Texas A&M Health Science Center and completed residency, chief residency, and fellowship at Mayo Clinic. Her research is geared towards medical education with specific interests in procedural skills training, gender disparity, and interprofessoinal education. She has received several internal grants for her research. She serves on the Education Committee for the American Thoracic Society (ATS) and the Association of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Program Directors (APCCMPD). She also chairs a new working group for the ATS Section of Medical Education.
Başak Çoruh, MD, University of Washington, is an Associate Professor of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine at the University of Washington and the Program Director of the Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship Program. She received her medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia and completed residency, chief residency, and fellowship at the University of Washington. Dr. Çoruh serves on the Education Committee of the American Thoracic Society and the Association of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Program Directors (APCCMPD), and is active in undergraduate, graduate, and continuing medical education, both locally and nationally. Her interests in medical education include curriculum development, coaching, and leadership.
Jennifer McCallister, MD, The Ohio State University, is a Professor of Clinical Medicine in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, OH. She is the Associate Dean of Medical Education for the OSU College of Medicine, and the Program Director of the Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine Fellowship Program. . The combination of these positions allows her to combine her interests and expertise in Graduate Medical Education (GME) to the Undergraduate Medical Education (UME) area where she works to better prepare medical students for residency. She maintains a strong clinical interest in the care of patients with severe asthma with an emphasis on asthma in pregnancy and pulmonary diseases in women. In addition, she is a leader in education nationally. She is a past President of the Association of Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine Program Directors and a past-chair of the Section on Medical Education for the American Thoracic Society.
Jaime Palomino, MD, earned his medical degree at Universidad del Valle in Cali, Colombia. He completed his Internship, Residency and Chief Residency in Internal Medicine at NYU Downtown Hospital in New York City followed by a Fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Tulane University. He is currently an Associate Professor of Medicine at Tulane and the Pulmonary, Critical Care Medicine Fellowship director.
In addition to medical education, his clinical and research interests are in early diagnosis of lung cancer, advanced bronchoscopic techniques, and molecular biology of lung tumors.