Jones Institute Fellows

Albert L. Hsu, MD

Dr. Hsu is in his third year of sub-specialty training in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at The Jones Institute for Reproductive Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School.

He completed medical school at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Following medical school, Dr. Hsu completed a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Tufts-Baystate Medical Center at Tufts University School of Medicine in Springfield, MA. Dr. Hsu worked as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at NIH/NICHD in the Program in Reproductive and Adult Endocrinology while also serving as attending staff at George Washington University Medical School following completion of his residency.

Dr. Hsu completed his undergraduate training at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, MA, where he was a member of the Sigma Xi Honorary Society as well as the Alpha Sigma Mu Materials Science Professional Honor Society.

He is a fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine. He has several publications and presentations to his name and has been the recipient of multiple scholarships and awards during his training.

 

Tarita Pakrashi, MD

Dr. Pakrashi is in her second year of sub-specialty training in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at The Jones Institute for Reproductive Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School.

She completed medical school at Topiwala National Medical College, Mumbai, India. Following medical school, Dr. Pakrashi went to graduate school at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and earned a Masters in Public Health in Maternal and Child Health. She then went on to complete a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine in Cincinnati, Ohio. During her chief residency she was inducted into the Gold Humanism Honor Society for demonstrated excellence in clinical care, leadership, compassion and dedication to service. Dr. Pakrashi worked as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center in the Division of Reproductive Sciences while also serving as an attending physician and Medical Director of the Division of Community Women's Health at the University of  Cincinnati College of Medicine following completion of her residency.

She is a Junior Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine. She has several publications and presentations to her name and has been the recipient of multiple scholarships and awards during her training.

 

Kay Waud, MD

Dr. Waud is in her first year of sub-specialty training in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at The Jones Institute for Reproductive Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School.

She completed medical school at the University of California, San Diego. Following medical school, Dr. Waud completed a Residency at Eastern Virginia Medical School where she was the Administrative Chief during her senior year.  Dr. Waud also worked as a summer intern at NICHD, in Endocrine Physiology.  She was the recipient of the Endocrine Society Summer Research Fellowship award.

She is a junior fellow of American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and a member of the Endocrine Society. She has several publications and presentations to her name and has been the recipient of multiple research scholarships and awards during her training.