Jones Institute Fellows

Kay Waud, MD

‌Dr. Waud is in her third 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 trainin

Rafif Mousa, MD

Dr. Mousa 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, graduating first in her class at the Damascus University in Syria . She then went on to complete her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the same Institute.  Following residency, Dr. Mousa practiced as an Obstetrician and Gynecologist in the Middle East.  Upon arriving in the United States Dr. Mousa completed her Master’s program in Embryology and Andrology at Eastern Virginia Medical School in 2013

She has several publications and presentations to her name and has been the recipient of multiple awards  during her training.

Akhil Shah, MD

Dr. Shah began his first year of fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility in July 2015.

A native of Illinois, Akhil attended University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign, IL where he earned his undergraduate degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology.  He attended medical school at the University of Illinios College of Medicine and graduated in May 2011.  Akhil was accepted into University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX where he completed his residency in OB/GYN.  His research interests include ovarian blood flow changes throughout the menstrual cycle, 3D ultrasound, and cost analysis of minimally invasive surgical techniques.