Alumni

Pamela Hilvers Griffiths – Dr. Griffiths initially joined academic practice at Baylor University Medical Center in Houston, Texas. She relocated to Phoenix Children’s Hospital to join their neuro-NICU team.


Stephanie Grayson – Dr. Grayson is the mother of three and now practices at CHOP Newborn Care at Atlanticare in New Jersey.


Sharmilarani Nanda – Dr. Nanda is a former general pediatrician at WVU, who returned to training in Neonatology. She now practices at Excela Westmoreland in Pennsylvania.

Ashlee Smith – Dr. Smith is a West Virginia native who joined Mercy Medical Center in Northern California. She is the Medical Director of Neonatal Transport, and is an avid world traveler.

Cody Smith –  Dr. Smith is now an academic faculty member and Associate Program Director for the fellowship.  His research interest is Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome.  


Anuj Malik – Dr. Malik joined a group practice in nearby Johnstown, PA. His wife, Nasreen, practices Internal Medicine in the same area.  They enjoy spending time with their daughter. 

Rikizam Joya – Dr. Joya joined the Porter Health System in Valparaiso, Indiana.  He and his wife Lilly are the parents of twins. 

Matt Akers – Dr. Akers is now an academic faculty member in the WVU Neonatology group.  He has an interest in simulation education.