Laura Huffman, MD
Laura Huffman, MD (Graduated 2017)

Dr. Huffman received her medical degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in 2010. She completed her obstetrics and gynecology residency at the integrated training program at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and Mount Carmel Health in 2014 before joining the fellowship at the University of Wisconsin. Dr. Huffman’s current research includes investigating the mechanism of action and reversibility of the suppressive effects of common anesthetics and analgesics on natural killer cell cytotoxic function against cancer cells as well as novel drug development in rare gynecologic malignancies.

Erin Medlin MD
Erin E. Medlin, MD (Graduated 2016)

Dr. Erin Medlin received her medical degree from the University of Cincinnati in 2009. She completed her obstetrics and gynecology residency at the University of Colorado Denver, Anshultz Medical Campus in 2013 before joining the fellowship at the University of Wisconsin. After completing, her fellowship training, she joined the faculty at the University of Louisville as an assistant professor.

Ryan Spencer, MD
Ryan Spencer, MD (Graduated 2015)

Dr. Spencer received his medical degree from the Stony Brook University School of Medicine in 2007. He completed his residency at the integrated training program at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital in 2012. Quality of life and care at the end-of-life has been the focus of Dr. Spencer’s research since medical school when he graduated with Distinction in Humanities. His current research includes development and implementation of clinical trials focused on stress reduction during chemotherapy for primary ovarian cancer patients, the use of humor on quality of life in recurrent gynecologic cancers and the improvement in sexual health and dysfunction after diagnosis and primary treatment.

Shitanshu, Uppal
Shitanshu Uppal, MD, MBBS (Graduated 2014)

Dr. Uppal received his medical degree from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (A.I.I.M.S), New Delhi, India and completed a preliminary year of surgical internship at the University of Pennsylvania prior to his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia. Dr. Uppal completed his fellowship training in 2014. He is now an Assistant Professor for Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Michigan.

Mian Shahzad, MD
Mian Shahzad, MD (Graduated 2013)

Dr. Shahzad completed his residency at the University of Buffalo in 2007. He received mentored physician-scientist training at Baylor/M.D. Anderson and was a WRHR Scholar from 2007 to 2010. He completed a Master of Science degree in Cancer Biology and Molecular Carcinogenesis at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in 2009. During his fellowship at the University of Wisconsin, Dr. Shahzad successfully a completed a PhD and defended his dissertation in the Endocrinology and Reproductive Physiology program. Upon graduation, Dr. Shahzad joined Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Florida as an Assistant Professor.

Nonyem Amara Onujiogu, MD
Nonyem Amara Onujiogu, MD (Graduated 2012)

Dr. Onujiogu earned her medical degree from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and completed her residency at the University of Chicago Medical Center. Upon completing her fellowship in 2012, Dr. Onujiogu joined the Gynecologic Oncology faculty at the University of Illinois-Chicago as an Assistant Professor. Currently she is in private practice in the Beacon Health System in South Bend, IN.

Ahmed, Al-Niaimi, MD
Ahmed Al-Niaimi, MD (Graduated 2011)

Dr. Al-Niaimi performed his medical school and a general surgery residency training at the University Hospital in Baghdad Iraq. After further surgical training in the field of liver transplantation at the University of Miami in Florida, he redirected his focus and completed obstetrics and gynecology residency at Sinai Medical Center in Milwaukee Wisconsin. He joined the Gynecological Oncology fellowship at the University of Wisconsin in Madison in July, 2008. Dr. Al-Niaimi graduated and joined the University of Wisconsin - Madison (UWHealth) in Fall of 2011.

Heather Einstein, MD
Heather Einstein, MD (Graduated 2011)

Dr. Einstein earned her medical degree from Mount Sinai Medical School in New York, NY and completed her obstetrics and gynecology residency at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. Dr. Einstein completed fellowship in 2011 and practices at the Hartford Hospital with University of Connecticut OB/GYN residency program in Hartford, Connecticut.