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Program leadership

The OHSU Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program leadership is comprised of faculty from both the OHSU Hospital and the Portland VA Medical Center. Program leadership currently consists of:

Lynne Strasfeld, MD

Program Director - Dr. Lynne Strasfeld

Bill Messer, MD

Associate Program Director – Dr. William Messer

Gina Touger

Fellowship Program Coordinator – Gina Touger

The program leadership meets weekly to discuss any operational or educational issues and make program changes and improvements when necessary. 

2019-20 OHSU Infectious Diseases fellows

First year fellows

Sujeet Govindan, MD

Sujeet Govindan, MD
MD: Drexel University College of Medicine
Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Brent Schneider, MD

Brent Schneider, MD
MD: University of Minnesota Medical School
Residency: Hennepin County Medical Center

Second year fellows

Sara Gore, MD

Sara Gore, MD
MD: Tulane University School of Medicine
Residency: Brown University

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Cara Varley, MD
MD: Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine
Residency: Tulane University School of Medicine

Holly Villamagna, MD

Holly Villamagna, MD
MD: University of Nevada School of Medicine
Residency: UNR/UNLV School of Medicine

Third year fellow (unaccredited)

Lauren Fontana, DO

Lauren Fontana, DO
DO: Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University
Residency: Medical College of Wisconsin