Current Nephrology Fellows

Jahangir Ahmed, MD is a nephrology fellow at Tufts MCJahangir Ahmed, MD.
Medical School:
Nishtar Medical College
Brooklyn Hospital Center
Cooking, traveling, kickboxing and spending time with family and friends.
Why Tufts MC? 
I choose Tufts Medical Center because of the unparalleled training experience by the world renowned experts in Nephrology. It is truly a great work environment with extremely friendly staff and faculty.


Siloe Alvardo, MD Nephrology FellowSiloe Alvarado, MD
Medical School: University of Puerto Rico Medical Science Campus 
Residency: Baystate Medical Center
Hobbies/Interests: In my free time I love catching up on TV series, books and most of all spending time with my family.  
Why Tufts MC?: Tufts MC has all of the things I was looking for in a fellowship program a collegiate atmosphere where I get to learn from pioneers in Nephrology while living in the wonderful city of Boston and getting to stay close to my family. I couldn’t ask for more! 


Yashodhan Chivate, MD is a nephrology fellow at Tufts MCYashodhan Chivate, MD
Medical School: Ross University School of Medicine
Residency: Stony Brook Medicine
Hobbies/Interests: I enjoy biking, kayaking, stoop-sitting, playing guitar, feeding stray cats, and eating everything in my general vicinity.
Why Tufts MC? I was drawn to Tufts by its reputation as a rigorous training program, and by the opportunity to work with some of the best minds in nephrology. The atmosphere is incredibly welcoming and supportive, and I’m thrilled to be part of the Tufts family.  Although fellowship is certainly busy, I look forward to coming to work every morning!

Rajiv Sinanan, MD is a nephrology fellowRajiv Sinanan, MD
Medical School: University of the West Indies Faculty of Medicine St. Augustine, Trinidad
Residency: Jackson Memorial Hospital
Hobbies/Interests: Boxing, Muay Thai, Jiu Jitsu
Why Tufts MC? Tufts provides a highly academic environment in a very comfortable setting. The faculty members are very approachable and the support staff is phenomenal. I am very happy that I choose Tufts MC.

Wendy McCallum, MD Research Nephrology FellowWendy McCallum, MD
Medical School: 
UMass Medical School
Tufts Medical Center
Hiking outdoors, raising a family
Why Tufts MC?
 I chose Tufts MC because of the warm and supportive atmosphere and its excellent Renal department faculty.

Bethany Roehm, MD is a nephrology fellowBethany Roehm, MD
Medical School:  Baylor College of Dentistry Component of Texas A&M Health Science Center
Residency: Tufts Medical Center
Hobbies/Interests: reading, cooking, going to the beach, and playing with my new daughter
Why Tufts MC?: I used to work here several years ago as a study coordinator, and when it came time to choose where to go for fellowship, I knew I wanted to be at Tufts because the doctors, nurses, and other support staff are so caring, taking such great care of patients.