The Dr. D. Michael Nelson Alumni Society was established in 2021, and honors the career of D. Michael Nelson, MD, PhD. The goals of the society are to support graduate medical education training, foster professional development, and facilitate life-long networking and support among graduates. It serves as an investment in our residents, fellows and alumni along with their promising futures. Former fellows, residents and current faculty are encouraged to join!


Caitlin E. Martin, MD, MS
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

Megan C. Oakes, MD
Magella Medical Group/Pediatrix, Long Beach, CA, Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Annessa S. Kernberg, MD
Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Katherine H. Bligard, MD, MA
Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Jo’an I. Tankou, MD
Trinity Health of New England, Hartford, CT, Gynecologic Oncology

Michael D. Toboni, MD, MPH
The University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, Gynecologic Oncology

Haidy A. Morsy, MD
Geisinger Health, Danville, PA, Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery

Emily A. Freeman, DO, MA, MS
Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, Complex Family Planning


Vinita Alexander, MD
Private Practice, Chesterfield, MO Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

Jonathan (Jake) Hirshberg, MD
University of Colorado, Denver, CO, Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Mary (Maggie) Mullen, MD
Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO Gynecologic Oncology

Elana Tal, MD, MS
University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY Complex Family Planning

Leilah Zahedi-Spung, MD
Private Practice, Chattanooga, TN Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Abigail Zamorano, MD, MPHS
University of Texas, Houston, TX Gynecologic Oncology


Bethany Sabol, MD
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Toni Frolova, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Amy Addante, MD, MSCI
Erie Health Centers & Planned Parenthood, Chicago, IL Complex Family Planning

Stephanie Gunderson, MD
Medical college of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

Stacy Lenger, MD
University of Louisville, Louisville, KY Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery

Molly Greenwade, MD
University of Toledo, Toledo, OH Gynecologic Oncology

Tommy Buchanan, MD
Abington-Jefferson Hospital, Philadelphia, PA Gynecologic Oncology


Ashley Eskew, MD
Assistant Professor, Atrium Health, Charlotte, NC Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility 

Katheryn Mills, MD
The University of Chicago, Chicago IL Gynecologic Oncology 

James Cripe, MD
Community Health Network,Private practice, Indianapolis, IN Gynecologic Oncology

Adam Lewkowitz, MD
Brown University/Women & Infant’s Hospital of Rhode Island Maternal-Fetal Medicine 

Joshua Rosenbloom, MD
Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School/Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Kristina Sondgeroth, MD
Assistant Professor, SIU School of Medicine, Springfield, Ill Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Melanie Meister, MD
University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery

Carley Zeal, MD
SSM Janesville – Private Practice, Janesville, WI & Planned Parenthood – Madision, WI Complex Family Planning

Bindu Patel, MD
Alton Memorial Hospital / Alton OB Gyn Associates Pediatric & Adolescent Gynecology


Darcy Broughton, MD
Pacific Northwest Fertility, Seattle, WA Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility 

Sara Lange, MD
Shawnee Mission Medical Center, Merriam, KS Gynecologic Oncology

Marguerite (Meg) Palisoul, MD
Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT Gynecologic Oncology 

Nandini Raghuraman, MD
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Janine Rhodes, MD
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Rachel Zigler, MD
Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, NC Complex Family Planning