Current Fellows

Second Year Fellows


Callie Bishop

Hometown: Wisconsin Rapids, WI

Undergraduate: University of Minnesota Twin Cities

MD/DO: Medical College of Wisconsin

Residency:  Washington University in Saint Louis

Outside Interests: Cooking, Eating out (pre Covid!), finding fun activities to do with a baby as a new parent

Professional Interests: Supporting and treating children and families with a history of trauma

What I like most about Washington University Child Psych: The numerous specialty clinics and the vast amount of knowledge one can learn from the amazing faculty! 


Gregory Cejas

Hometown: St. Louis, MO

Undergraduate: Truman State University

MD/DO: University of Missouri- Columbia

Residency: Washington University in St. Louis

Outside Interests: Cooking, hiking, gardening, St. Louis sports teams

Professional Interests: Autism, advocacy

What I like most about Washington University Child Psych: I was really drawn to the diversity of experience available, getting to spend time in inpatient and outpatient settings across different socioeconomic groups, eating disorders, and emergency psychiatry starting in your first year. We also have renowned experts in a number of areas readily available and who are very approachable. Overall, this is a supportive and stimulating environment to complete a fellowship in.


Zohaib Haque

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Undergraduate: American University of Antigua

MD/DO: American University of Integrative Sciences

Residency: University of Missouri in Kansas City

Outside Interests: Rock climbing and history

Professional Interests: Psychoanalysis and MDD

What I like most about Washington University Child Psych: How passionate everyone is about teaching and learning.


Amir Khan

Hometown: Houston, TX

Undergraduate: University of Houston

MD/DO: Windsor University School of Medicine

Residency: Louisiana State University, Shreveport

Outside Interests: Reading, watching and playing sports ( Go Rockets!), hiking and exploring new places.

Professional Interests: One of my passions and early contributor to go into child and adolescent psychiatry is autism.  I’m always excited to read about new advancements and potential treatments for autism.  I am also intrigued by early onset psychosis, intellectual disability and mood disorders.

What I like most about Washington University Child Psych:  The abundant research opportunities! There are also numerous specialty clinics and exposure to various rotations including an autism clinic and eating disorders rotation.  The faculty is also very enthusiastic to teach and provide abundant supervision.


Jaskirat Sidhu

Hometown: Naurang, India

MD/DO: Government Medical College, Amritsar, India

Residency: UMKC- School of Medicine, Kansas City, MO

Outside Interests: Reading history and motivational books, exploring new places, long drives, and hiking

Professional Interests: Trauma, autism, mood dysregulation, research, and forensics

What I like most about Washington University Child Psych: Everyone in the faculty is easily approachable and sincerely invested in teaching. Our program is very diverse, provides a lot of supervision, and the opportunity to learn from world-renowned researchers. Our program provides strong clinical experience through rotations at different sites including state psychiatric hospital, eating disorders rotation, C&L, etc, seeing a wide range of psychopathology (ranging from intellectual disabilities to mood dysregulation), and working with patients from different socioeconomic statuses. It’s easy to commute to work due to less traffic and also the cost of living is low.


First Year Fellows


Tashalee Brown

Hometown: Bronx, New York

Undergraduate: Johns Hopkins University 

MD/DO: Weill Cornell Medical College

Residency: Washington University in Saint Louis

Outside Interests: Biking, Cooking, Cat training

Professional Interests: Health Disparities in Psychiatry, Diversity and Inclusion, Eating Disorders, Psychotherapy, Intellectual disability 

What I like most about Washington University Child Psych: Great mentors in research and clinical care.


Kevin McDonald

Hometown: Newton, IA

Undergraduate: St. Ambrose University

MD/DO: Ross University School of Medicine

Residency: University of North Dakota

Outside Interests: Motorcycles, road trips, 3D printing

Professional Interests: Trauma, mood disorders, underserved populations


Darin Quach

Hometown:  Los Angeles, CA

Undergraduate:  University of California, San Diego

MD/DO:  Michigan State University

Residency:  Washington University in St. Louis

Outside Interests: Watching and playing sports, Fantasy Football, Romantic comedies and movies in the fantasy genre

Professional Interests: Affective disorders, Interventional Psychiatry, Inflammation/Nutritional Psychiatry

What I like most about Washington University Child Psych: I greatly benefited from training in the Adult Psychiatry Program here and had exposure to Child Psych during my third year in the outpatient setting. I enjoyed being able to work closely with attendings who prioritized clinical care and graduate medical education. While they excelled at research in their respective fields, they never hesitated to offer guidance whenever I needed anything. As I transition into fellowship, I’m extremely pleased that my training continues to be prioritized and I would not hesitate to choose this program again. 

 


Emily Slat

Hometown: Webster, NY

Undergraduate: University of Michigan – Ann Arbor

MD/DO: Washington University in St Louis

Residency: Washington University in St Louis

Outside Interests: dogs, jigsaw puzzles, nail art, true crime podcasts, gardening

Professional Interests: mood disorders, trauma-related disorders, clinical education and physician wellness

What I like most about Washington University Child Psych: The people; the faculty, staff and trainees are very kind, smart and approachable. They make learning fun!

 


Nitya Sreevalsan

Hometown: Cincinnati, OH

Undergraduate: University of Cincinnati

MD/DO: Washington University in St. Louis

Residency: Washington University in St. Louis

Outside Interests: Cooking, Gardening, Knitting/Crochet

Professional Interests: Emotional Dysregulation

What I like most about Washington University Child Psych: The people! Everyone is incredibly helpful and welcoming. The faculty are all excited to teach and mentor, even people who are renowned experts in their fields. My co-fellows are also brilliant and motivated, and I could not have asked for a more supportive environment.