Our Fellows and Alumni

Neuromuscular Fellows and staff group photo posing at a restaurant.

2023 AANEM Annual Meeting
Back row: Dr. Rup Tandan, Dr. Waqar Waheed, Dr. Mike Hehir, Dr. Danielle Mitchel (2023-24 fellow), Dr. Adrienne Stout (2023-24 CNL Fellow)
Front row: Dr. Mushky Pinson (Graduate 2023), Dr. Brendan McNeish (Graduate 2022), Dr. Elizabeth Isaacoff

Current Neuromuscular Fellow

Danielle P. Mitchel, MD in a pumpkin patch.

Danielle P. Mitchel, MD

Neuromuscular Fellow


Temple University Hospital/MossRehab Residency

Medical School

Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine


The George Washington University

Danielle grew up in Sarasota, Florida and went to college at The George Washington University in Washington, DC where she majored in Public Health. After college she went to medical school at FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine in Miami, Florida. She completed her Transitional Year at UCF in Orlando, FL and then moved to Philadelphia for residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. She chose the UVM Medical Center for Neuromuscular Fellowship for the personable faculty and clinical excellence in many areas of Neuromuscular Medicine. In her free time she enjoys exploring Vermont, reading, and playing with her cat.

Recent Graduates

2023 - 2024

Danielle Mitchel, MD

Undergraduate: The George Washington University
Medical School: Florida International University, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Residency: Temple University Hospital/MossRehab Residency

2022 – 2023

Chaya Mushka Pinson, MD

Undergraduate: Yeshiva University, Stern College for Women
Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine - Montefiore – Neurology

2021 – 2022

Brendan McNeish, MD

Current: Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Undergraduate: Tufts University
Medical School: University of Michigan Medical School
Residency: University of Michigan – Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

2018 – 2019

Pragma Roy, MD

Current: General and Neuromuscular Neurology, Oshawa Clinic in Oshawa, ON
Undergraduate: University of Toronto
Medical School: American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine
Residency: University of Saskatchewan - Neurology