NNICU Faculty and Staff

Attending Physicians

Asher Albertson, MD/PhD, Instructor of Neurology
Baback Arshi, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology
Rajat Dhar, MD, FRCPC, Associate Professor of Neurology
Casey Dunn, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology
Peter Kang, MD, MSCI, Assistant Professor of Neurology
Salah Keyrouz, MD, Professor of Neurology
Terrance T. Kummer, MD/PhD, Associate Professor of Neurology
Chia-Ling Phuah, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology


Second Year Fellows

Kiddy Ume, MD — Chief Fellow
Jafar Hashem, MD
Kevin Chen, MD
Kunal Bhatia, MD

First Year Fellows

Junling Dong, MD
Muhammad Waleed Zeb, MD
Collin Herman, MD
Faraze Niazi, MD

Nurse Practitioners

Erin Adlon, AGACNP-BC
Sheila Arackal, AGACNP-BC
Anne Cage, AGACNP-BC
Amanda Cramer, AGACNP-BC
Jordana Culanculan, AGACNP-BC
Madeline Distler, AGACNP-BC
Nichole Dreiling, AGACNP-BC
Gina Ferrante, AGACNP-BC
Laurie Grubb, AGACNP-BC
Heather Gunter, AGACNP-BC
Susie Hindupur, AGACNP-BC
Lara Kang, AGACNP-BC
Andrea Kolb, AGACNP-BC
Kelly Luterman, AGACNP-BC
Lindsey Underwood, AGACNP-BC
Shakita Williams, AGACNP-BC


Spencer Dingman, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacist
Lauren Sutton, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacist

Nursing Management

Shannon Hayes, RN, BSN, Clinical Nurse Manager
Kristen Stein, RN, BSN, Clinical Nurse Manager

Research Nurse Coordinator

Porche Braun, RN, BSN Research Nurse Coordinator

Nutritional Support

Rachel Sauer, RD Clinical Dietician

Administrative Support

Liz Vansickle