Faculty & Staff

Clinical Faculty

Marcia Schmidt, MD
Marcia Schmidt, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor SUNY Downstate Medical Center Medical School: SUNY Upstate Residency: Winthrop University Hospital Fellowship: University of South Florida Breast Fellowship: Brown University Women & Infant Hospital

Margaux Kanis, MD
Margaux Kanis, MD

Attending Gynecologic Oncologist New York-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital Medical School: SUNY Buffalo Residency: Mount Sinai School of Medicine Fellowship: Northwestern University

Julia Fehniger, MD
Julia Fehniger, MD

Assistant Professor SUNY Downstate Medical Center Medical school: University of Michigan Residency: University of Chicago Fellowship: NYU Langone Health

Yi-Chun Lee, MD
Yi-Chun Lee, MD

Director, Gynecologic Oncology and Fellowship Program SUNY Downstate Health Science University Medical School: Temple University Residency: Temple University Fellowship: SUNY Downstate

Ovadia Abulafia, MD
Ovadia Abulafia, MD

Professor Dept. of OB/GYN SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University Medical School: Sackler School of Medicine, Israel Residency: SUNY Downstate Fellowship: Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester

Constantine Gorelick, MD
Constantine Gorelick, MD

Director, Division of Gynecologic Oncology & Minimal Invasive Surgery New York-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital Brooklyn, NY Medical School: SUNY Stony Brook Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine Fellowship: SUNY Downstate

Ioannis
Ioannis

Director of Gynecologic Oncology Maimonides Medical Center Brooklyn, New York Medical School: University of Thessaloniki Medical School, Greece Residency: UT Houston Fellowship: SUNY Downstate

Albert J. Palileo, MD
Albert J. Palileo, MD

Attending Gynecologic Oncologist Maimonides Medical Center Brooklyn, New York Medical School: University of Miami Residency: SUNY Downstate Fellowship: SUNY Downstate

Scientific Mentors

Alan Gintzler, PhD
Alan Gintzler, PhD

Professor of Biochemistry

Wen-Ching Lee, PhD
Wen-Ching Lee, PhD

Departmental IRB and Clinical Research Administrator PhD in Molecular and Cell Biology Graduate School: Columbia University Graduate School of Arts & Sciences

Laura A. Martello-Rooney, PhD
Laura A. Martello-Rooney, PhD

Research Assistant Professor Department of Medicine Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Stacy Blain, PhD
Stacy Blain, PhD

Associate Professor Departments of Pediatrics and Cell Biology

Fellows

Jennifer McEachron, DO (3rd year)
Jennifer McEachron, DO (3rd year)

Medical school: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine Residency: Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center

Nancy Zhou, MD (2nd year)
Nancy Zhou, MD (2nd year)

Medical school: Drexel University Residency: New York Medical College

Amy Yi-Ju Chen, MD (1st year)
Amy Yi-Ju Chen, MD (1st year)

Medical school: National Defense Medical Center, Taiwan Residency: BronxCare Health System (Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center)

Associates

Devareco "Dee" Wilkie, MS
Devareco "Dee" Wilkie, MS

Fellowship Program Coordinator

Onicka Joseph, MSN
Onicka Joseph, MSN

Oncology Nurse