Kidney Transplant Program | Meet Our Team

Nancy Rodig, MD

Nancy Rodig, MD

Medical Director, KidneyTransplant Program; Assistant in Medicine, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Heung Bae Kim MD

Heung Bae Kim, MD

Director, Pediatric Transplant Center; Surgical Director, Kidney Transplant Program; Surgical Director, Liver, Intestine and Multivisceral Transplant Programs, Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Khashayar Vakili MD

Khashayar Vakili, MD

Assistant in Surgery, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Michael A.  Ferguson

Michael A. Ferguson, MD

Director, Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship Program; Director, Renal Hypertension Program; Co-Director, Center for Midaortic Syndrome and Renovascular Hypertension; Assistant in Medicine (Nephrology), Assistant Professor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Michael Somers, MD

Michael J.G. Somers, MD

Attending Physician in Medicine; Director, Clinical Services, Division of Nephrology; Medical Director, Renal Dialysis Unit, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Richard Yu, MD, PhD

Richard N. Yu, MD, PhD

Director, Robotic Surgery Program; Director, Transplant Urology; Director, Fertility Preservation Program; Associate in Urology, Assistant Professor in Surgery (Urology), Harvard Medical School
Courtney Loper RN MSN CPNP

Courtney Loper, MSN, RN, CPNP

Kidney Transplant Coordinator,
Jennifer Gilarde PharmD

Jennifer Gilarde, PharmD

Transplant Clinical Pharmacy Specialist,
Alison Burns

Alison Burns, MS, CCLS

Certified Child Life Specialist,
Robyn Snyder MS CCLS

Robyn Snyder, MS, CCLS

Child Life Specialist,
Kristine McKenna PhD

Kristine McKenna, PhD

Transplant Psychologist, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School
Roberta Hoffman MSW LICSW

Roberta Hoffman, MSW, LICSW

Clinical Social Worker,
Matt Paek MSW, MA

Matthew Paek, MA, MSW, LCSW

Dialysis and Kidney Transplant Social Worker,
Leslie Spaneas RN MPH

Leslie Spaneas, MPH, RN, CCRP

Research Staff Nurse,
Sandra Burchett

Sandra Burchett, MD, MSc

Senior Associate Physician in Medicine; Clinical Director, Division of Infectious Diseases; Director, Children's Hospital AIDS Program (CHAPS); Director, Immunocompromised Host Service, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Courtney Gidengil

Courtney Gidengil, MD, MPH

Associate Physician in Medicine, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics - Part time, Harvard Medical School
Julia R. Koehler, MD

Julia R. Koehler, MD

Associate Physician in Medicine, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Catherine Lachenauer

Catherine Lachenauer, MD

Associate Physician in Medicine; Director, Infectious Diseases Outpatient Practice, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Grace Lee

Grace M. Lee, MD, MPH

Associate Medical Director, Infection Control; Senior Associate Physician in Medicine; Director, Center for Healthcare Research in Pediatrics, Associate Professor of Population Medicine and Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Ofer Levy

Ofer Levy, MD, PhD

Director, Precision Vaccines Program; Senior Associate Physician in Medicine, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Kristin Moffitt MD

Kristin Moffitt, MD

Associate Physician in Medicine, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Tanvi Sharma

Tanvi S. Sharma, MD, MPH

Associate Physician in Medicine; Director, Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program; Co-Director of Infectious Diseases, Pediatric Transplant Center, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Jorge Velarde MD PhD

Jorge Velarde, MD, PhD

Assistant in Medicine, Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Angela Perry

Angela Perry,

Financial Coordinator,

Chase Samsel, MD

Psychiatrist, Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School