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Chris Amato, MD
Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship
Goryeb Children's Hospital at Morristown Medical Center


  • University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
  • University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD
  • Hasbro Children's Hospital/Brown University, Providence, RI

Professional Interests: Medical education, lecturing

Scientific interests: Respiratory disorders, Orthopedics, Toxicology, Psychiatric emergencies, QI

Personal Interests: Family/Friends, Cooking/ Baking, Singing/ Acting, Broadway, Fitness

Mahsa Akhavan, MD
Associate Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship
Goryeb Children's hospital/ Morristown Medical Center


  • Stony Brook School of Medicine, NY
  • Jacobi Medical Center, Bronx, NY
  • Northwell Health/ Cohen Children's Medical Center, NY

PROFESSIONAL INTERESTS: Education, community outreach, quality improvement

PERSONAL INTERESTS:  Traveling, Crossfit, hot pepper eating contests, exploring restaurants

Michael Gerardi, MD
Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Goryeb Children's Hospital


  • Georgetown University, Washington DC
  • Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 

Past President, American College of Emergency Physicians
Chairman of the Board, United Way of Northern New Jersey
Coalition to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine: Steering Committee
Coalition on Psychiatric Emergencies: Steering Committee
Past-Chair, Medical Legal Consultant

PERSONAL INTERESTS: Golf, travel, politics

Neeraja Kairam, MD
Associate Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Goryeb Children's Hospital


  • Saba University School of Medicine, Caribbean Netherlands

PROFESSIONAL INTERESTS: Quality improvement, pediatric sepsis, simulation

PERSONAL INTERESTS: Travel, hiking, tennis, music, concerts, peloton

Kevin McSherry, MD

Education & Training

  • SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center

PROFESSIONAL INTERESTS: Teaching clinical skills and medical decision-making, hematology/oncology disorders

PERSONAL INTERESTS:  Tennis, skiing, photography, gardening, hiking, Hamilton

Sabina Kriss, MD

Sabina Kriss, MD 

Education and Training

  • SUNY Stonybrook University School of Medicine
  • Cohen Children's Medical Center
  • Nicklaus Children's Hospital


PERSONAL INTERESTS:  Travel, fitness

Ashley Laura Flannery, DO

Education and Training

  • Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Morristown Medical Center

PROFESSIONAL INTERESTS: Wellness, simulation, pain management

PERSONAL INTERESTS: Yoga, travel, hiking, cooking

Christina Theresa Melchionne Miseo, MD

Education and Training

  • Children's Hospital at Montefiore
  • Northwell Health
  • Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

PROFESSIONAL INTERESTS:  Education, Quality improvement, child advocacy

PERSONAL INTERESTS: Baking, traveling

Renas Almubarak, MD

Education and Training

  • Omdurman Islamic University
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center
  • Nationwide Children's Hospital

PROFESSIONAL INTERESTS: Quality improvement, ultrasound

PERSONAL INTERESTS: Hiking, reading, traveling, cooking, crocheting

Cassie Jourdan, MD 

Education and Training

  • Ross University School of Medicine
  • New York Methodist Hospital Brooklyn
  • Morristown Medical Center

PROFESSIONAL INTERESTS: Simulation, quality improvement, underserved communities