Dr. Amar Chadaga, MD, FACP
Dr. Chadaga is an associate program director & clinical assistant professor of the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine Advocate Christ Medical Center Internal Medicine Program. Prior to joining Advocate Christ, Dr. Chadaga completed his residency and chief residency at the McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. He currently serves as chair of residency recruitment as well as the chair of the education quality assurance committee which audits the core internal medicine rotations at Advocate Christ to ensure maximum enrichment for residents. Dr. Chadaga has published numerous review articles & presents regularly at APDIM conferences in addition to being recently elected as Fellow of the American College of Physicians. His research interests include innovation & quality within graduate medical education curriculum.
Dr. Jacqueline Ivey-Brown, MD, FACP
Dr. Jacqueline Ivey-Brown MD, FACP is an Associate Program Director and Clinical Assistant Professor of the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine/Advocate Christ Medical Center (ACMC) Internal Medicine Program. Dr. Ivey-Brown attended medical school at Loyola Stritch School of Medicine in Maywood, IL. She completed her residency and chief residency year at McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. Dr. Ivey-Brown has had extensive experience within the realm of medical education having served as an Associate Program Director and Outpatient Medical Director of NorthShore University Health system internal medicine residency program, Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Chicago and now as the acting Director of Ambulatory Programs at ACMC. She is a primary care physician with a special interest in women’s health and preventive medicine.
Dr. Bela Nand, MD, FACP
Dr. Bela Nand is an Associate Program Director and Clinician Assistant Professor of the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine/Advocate Christ Medical Center (ACMC) Internal Medicine Program. In addition to this she is also the Medical Director of Care Management at our Institution. Dr. Nand developed and initiated an excellent Quality Improvement/Patient Safety and Hospital Administration rotation for Internal Medicine Residents. She is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Case Management and is a Diplomat of American Board of Quality and Utilization. Dr. Nand is also a Fellow of American College of Physician and is certified in Health Care Quality and Management. She has received multiple awards including a MVP for Stewardship and Magnet Clinical Division Award at Christ Hospital Medical Center.
Dr. Lee Tai, MD, FACP
Dr. Lee Tai is the Director of Undergraduate Medical Education, in the Department of Medicine, at Advocate Christ Medical Center. In her role, she directs the educational activities of medical students from the affiliated medical schools, the University of Illinois, Rosalind Franklin University of Science/The Chicago Medical School, and the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine. Prior to this role, Dr. Tai served as the Program Director of the Internal Medicine Residency Program from 2005 until 2012. She enjoys working with learners at all levels, from the pre-clinical years to senior level residents. Dr. Tai works with residents in the Ambulatory setting several days a week, in addition to seeing patients in her own practice. She is a Fellow in the American College of Physicians and has been recognized by medical students for her contribution to their education. Prior to joining Advocate Christ Medical Center, Dr. Tai was an Associate Program Director of the Internal Medicine Residency Program at Michael Reese Hospital. She completed her medical school and residency training in Internal Medicine at the University of Chicago.
Dr. Adam Treitman, MD, FACP
Dr. Treitman is the Associate Program Director of the Internal Medicine Residency at Advocate Christ Medical Center. In addition, Dr. Treitman specializes in Infectious Diseases with a clinical interest in Transplant related infections. He joined the faculty nine years ago and currently serves as Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Illinois, Chicago and is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. His special interests include graduate medical education, clinical reasoning, and Transplant Infectious Diseases. His joy is in the education of our residents and students.
Dr. Joseph Oyama, MD, FACP
Dr. Oyama is Associate Program Director at the Internal Medicine Residency Program at Advocate Christ Medical Center and Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine. He has a long and prestigious career as nephrologist at Christ Medical Center and was Section Chief of Nephrology from 1977 until 2011 and president of the Medical Staff from 1988-1990. He also served as member of the Board of Directors of Advocate Health Care from 1995 until 2004. He has published numerous articles and has been recognized as a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. Dr. Oyama currently dedicates his expertise to Graduate Medical Education and has been an integral part of moving the residency program to the Next Accreditation System.