The DOM Fellows' College is a program jointly coordinated by DOM faculty and staff, designed to enhance the fellowship experience by creating valuable and diverse career development opportunities, safe spaces for guidance and advice from faculty and near peer mentors, and community. The Fellows' College Council members serve as representatives of the many dozen fellows in the Department. 

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Fellows' College Council

Meet Our Council Members

Glenn Chertow, MD, MPH
Associate Chair – Fellowship Programs

Dr. Chertow attended Harvard for medical school.  He completed his residency and fellowship at Brigham and Women's Hospital.  He was previously Division Chief for Nephrology.  He currently serves as Associate Chair for Fellowship Programs and Professor of Medicine in Nephrology.

Ami Bhatt, MD, PhD
Director –
Fellowship Research

Dr. Bhatt earned her MD and PhD in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from UCSF and completed her residency and fellowship at Harvard.  She joined Stanford as Assistant Professor in Medicine (Hematology) and Genetics in 2014 and was promoted to Associate Professor in 2021. Her research program and lab are dedicated to inspecting, characterizing and dissecting the microbe-human interface.

Anthony Duong, MPH
Educational Programs Specialist

Landy V. Luna Diaz, MD
PCCM & Sleep Medicine

Dr. Luna Diaz was born and raised in Colombia where she obtained her Medical Degree at Universidad de Cartagena.  She then moved to Miami where she worked in clinical research in COPD and A1ATD and completed Internal Medicine at University of Miami.  She is currently a PGY-6 fellow completing Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine training.

Nivetha Subramanian, MD

Vanessa J. Gow-Lee, MD
Infectious Diseases





Date Speaker(s) Presentation Title
August 31, 2021 Nancy Lonhart, Emily Modak Mechanics of Financing Grants
September 21, 2021 Glenn Chertow, MD; Julie Parsonnet, MD Grant Writing Workshop
April, 2022 TBD Career Perspectives: Industry & Academia
May, 2022 TBD Intricacies of Practicing in California

Past Events

Pulgas Preserve, March 2022

Our fourth hike and second picnic! Subscribe to for details about upcoming hikes.

Grant Writing Workshop, September 2021

Dr.'s Glenn Chertow and Julie Parsonnet answered questions and provided knowledgeable guidance regarding writing effective grants. Subscribe to for details about upcoming talks.

Picchetti Ranch Preserve, September 2021

Our third hike and first picnic! Subscribe to for details about upcoming hikes.

Mechanics of Financing Grants, August 2021

The Research Administration Core (RAC) provided a great explanation and many resources to help fellows navigate the grant process at Stanford! You can download the presentation here (SUNet Authentication required). Subscribe to for details about upcoming talks.

Arastradero Preserve, August 2021

Our second hike! Subscribe to for details about upcoming hikes.

Dish Walk, July 2021

Our first Fellows' College social event! Subscribe to for details about upcoming hikes.

Virtual Welcome 2021

2021's welcome looked a bit different due to COVID-19. However, thank you to our new Associate Chair for Fellowship Programs, Glenn Chertow, for hosting multiple virtual welcomes for fellows!