Education & Training : Current Residents

Current Residents

Chief Residents:


Audrey Beirne, M.D.
Hometown: Miami
Undergraduate: University of Florida 06-10
Medical School: University of Miami 10-15
Internship: Jackson Memorial Hospital – Internal Medicine
Interests in Dermatology: General Dermatology, wound healing
Hobbies: Painting/drawing, travel/hiking, reading, and watching movies


Suchismita (Tia) Paul, M.D.
Hometown: Kolkata, India
Undergraduate: Cornell University, 2009
Medical School: Harvard Medical School (HST), 2015
Internship: Preliminary Internal Medicine, Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami.
Interests in Dermatology: Medical dermatology, infectious diseases, surgical dermatology, global health dermatology.
Hobbies: Running, yoga, hiking, hanging out with family and friends, binge watching Netflix shows, interior designing.

Third Years (PGY4)


Laura Huang, M.D.
Hometown: Warren, NJ
Undergraduate: Wellesley College 2009
Medical School: Yale University School of Medicine 2014
Internship: Yale Traditional Internal Medicine
Interests in Dermatology: pediatrics, global health
Hobbies: crochet, playing with my pets, spending time with family and friends


Shailee Patel, M.D.
Hometown: Orlando, FL
Undergraduate: University of Miami, 2009
Medical School: University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 2015
Internship: University of Miami Miller School of Medicine/ Holy Cross Hospital, Internal Medicine 2016
Interests in Dermatology: Wound Healing
Hobbies: walking my dogs, yoga, hiking, dancing, traveling, cooking


Alexandra Price, M.D.
Hometown: Miami, Florida
Undergraduate: University of Pennsylvania, 2009
Medical School: New York University School of Medicine, 2015
Internship: New York University Langone Medical Center, Internal Medicine
Interests in Dermatology: Acne, Rosacea, Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Dermatology, Teledermatology, Dermoscopy
Hobbies: Fitness, meditation, art, dance, travel


Laura Scott, M.D.
Hometown: Springfield, MA
Undergraduate: Smith College, 2010
Medical School: Harvard Medical School, 2015
Internship: Carney Hospital, Internal Medicine
Interests in Dermatology: Medical Dermatology, Skin of Color, Pigmentation disorders
Hobbies: Blogging, spending time with my husband and kids


Rivka Stone, M.D., Ph.D.
Hometown: West Orange, New Jersey
Undergraduate: New Jersey Institute of Technology, Biomedical Engineering, 2005
Medical School: Rutgers University/New Jersey Medical School, 2013
Graduate School: Rutgers University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (PhD), 2011
Internship: Rutgers/New Jersey Medical School – Pediatrics
Interests in Dermatology: Autoimmunity, aging, melanoma.
Hobbies: Baking miniature deserts, exploring Miami with my kids.

Second Years (PGY3)


Megan Cronin, M.D.
Hometown: Melbourne, Fl
Undergraduate: Florida Institute of Technology
Medical School: University of Florida College of Medicine.
Internship: University of Florida Shands Hospital- Internal medicine.
Interests in Dermatology: Cutaneous oncology, procedural dermatology, tropical dermatology.
Hobbies: Playing with my dogs, spending time with my family, traveling, painting, movies.


Andrew Dorizas, M.D.
Hometown: New York, NY
Medical School: University of Szeged
Internship: University of Buffalo, Internal Medicine
Interests in Dermatology: Autoimmune disorders, atopic Dermatitis, cosmetic dermatology
Hobbies: Spending time with family and dog, traveling, cooking, soccer.


Fabrizio Galimberti, M.D.
Hometown: Desio (Italy)
Undergraduate: University of Hawai’i at Manoa
Medical School: Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Internship: Medstar Washington Hospital Center (Internal Medicine)
Interests in Dermatology: Autoimmune diseases
Hobbies: Spending time with my girlfriend and our dogs, running, exercising, reading the news.


Joshua Fox, M.D.
Hometown: Miami, Florida
Undergraduate: Lander College for Men, Queens NY
Medical School: University of Miami School of Medicine
Internship: Jackson Memorial Hospital/UM preliminary medicine internship
Interests in Dermatology: Melanoma, wound healing, dermoscopy, dermatopathology, dermatologic surgery.
Hobbies: Family, learning Torah, running, biking, snorkeling, rock climbing.


Yumeng M. Li, M.D.
Hometown: Toronto, Canada
Undergraduate: McGill University (Montreal)
Medical School: Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Internship: Cleveland Clinic Akron General
Interests in Dermatology: General dermatology & dermatological surgery.
Hobbies: Yoga, running, traveling, eating, and spending time with my boyfriend, 2 dogs, and friends.


Jeffrey McBride, M.D., Ph.D.
Hometown: Edmond, Oklahoma
Undergraduate: University of Oklahoma, BS in Zoology, BA in Sociology, 2007
Medical School: University of Oklahoma, MD, 2015. PhD in Cell Biology, 2013.
Internship: UC San Diego, Internal Medicine, 2016
Interests in Dermatology: Wound healing, stem cells, hair disorders, lasers, acne and rosacea.
Hobbies: Spending time with my wife and son, playing with my dog, running, discovering new music, traveling, discovering new restaurants with my wife.


Olivera Stojadinovic, M.D.
Hometown: Boljevac, Serbia
Medical School: Belgrade University School of Medicine, Belgrade, Serbia
Internship: Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami (Surgery)
Interests in Dermatology: Wound healing, general dermatology, cosmetic dermatology and laser surgery
Hobbies: Traveling, reading, tennis, pottery.


Mina Zarei, M.D.
Hometown: Tehran, Iran
Medical School: Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Internship: Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami (Surgery)
Interests in Dermatology: Dermatologic Surgery, psoriasis, dermatopathology
Hobbies: Dancing, traveling/road trips, going to plays and concerts, spending time with my family and friends, swimming.

First Years (PGY2)


Michael Abrouk, M.D.
Hometown: Los Angeles, California
Undergraduate: University of California, Santa Barbara
Medical School: University of California, Irvine School of Medicine
Research: University of California, San Francisco Department of Dermatology
Internship: University of California Los Angeles, Harbor UCLA Los Angeles County
Interests in Dermatology: Lasers, dermatologic surgery, hair research, translational research, teldermatology.
Hobbies: Outdoor activities, the arts, music, spending time with my family and fiancée Linsey.


Fleta Bray, M.D.
Hometown: Melbourne Beach, Florida
Undergraduate: University of Florida, Microbiology and Cell Science
Medical School: University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Internship: University of Miami Miller School of Medicine at Holy Cross Hospital, Internal Medicine Preliminary
Interests in Dermatology: General medical dermatology, pediatric dermatology, skin cancer prevention
Hobbies: Enjoying my family, cooking and baking, exploring South Florida, holiday fun, enjoying the outdoors


Chloe Goldman, M.D.
Hometown: New York, NY
Undergraduate: Cornell University, College of Arts & Sciences
Medical School: New York University school of medicine
Internship: Mount Sinai St. Luke’s – Roosevelt
Interests in Dermatology: general dermatology, melanoma
Hobbies: Fitness, cooking, traveling.


Karyn Haitz, M.D.
Hometown: Long Beach, California
Undergraduate: Stanford University
Medical School: Harvard Medical School
Internship: Mount Auburn Hospital
Interests in Dermatology: Cutaneous oncology, procedural dermatology, general dermatology, skin cancer prevention.
Hobbies: yoga, hiking, games and puzzles, spending time with family and friends


Alexander Herbst, M.D.
Hometown: Fort Myers, Florida
Undergraduate: Florida State University
Medical School: Florida State University College of Medicine
Internship: University of Miami/JFK Palm Beach Regional GME Consortium, Internal Medicine
Interests in Dermatology: Medical and surgical dermatology, dermatopathology
Hobbies: Spending time with my family and dogs, saltwater reef aquariums, auto mechanics


Ingrid Herskovitz, M.D.
Hometown: Sao Paulo, Brazil
Undergratuate and Medical School: Faculdade de Medicina de Santo Andre, Sao Paulo Brazil
Internship: Internal Medicine at Jackson Memorial Hospital
Interests in Dermatology: Wound healing, cutaneous vasculitis, fungal diseases
Hobbies: Being outdoors with my family, road biking, racket ball at the beach, cooking Brazilian food, watching a good movie late at night.


Eric Maranda, M.D.
Hometown: Sunny Isles Beach, FL
Undergraduate: Florida International University
Medical School: University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Internship: St. Vincent’s Medical Center (Transitional Year), Bridgeport, CT
Interests in Dermatology: Lasers and Light therapies, burns, stem cell therapy, cutaneous oncology
Hobbies: Fishing, traveling, scuba diving, gastronomy.


Miranda Rosenberg, M.D.
Hometown: Palm Beach, FL
Undergraduate: Harvard University
Medical School: Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Internship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Interests in Dermatology: Complex med-derm, cutaneous T cell lymphoma, health policy
Hobbies: Experimenting in the kitchen, painting, Zumba.


John Zade, M.D.
Hometown: Briarcliff Manor, New York
Undergraduate: Binghamton University
Medical School: New York Medical College
Internship: Tufts Medical Center/Lemuel Shattuck Hospital, Transitional Year
Interests in Dermatology: Psoriasis, oncology, phototherapy, procedural dermatology
Hobbies: Spending time with family and friends, traveling, soccer, sculpting

Research Resident

Naiem T. Issa, M.D., Ph.D.
Hometown: Springfield, VA
Undergraduate: Georgetown University, 2010
Graduate School: Georgetown University, PhD in Tumor Biology, 2015
Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine, 2017
Internship: Preliminary General Surgery, Medstar Georgetown University Hospital/Washington Hospital Center
Interests in Dermatology: Computational drug discovery and repurposing, wound healing, cutaneous malignancies, Sturge-Weber Syndrome, cutaneous surgery, cosmetic dermatology, nutrition, toxicology
Hobbies: watching stand-up comedy, music, Nutella, everything coffee and coffee with a side of coffee