Current and Former Fellows

Rheumatology Fellowship Program
Current and Former Fellows


Paolo Tempongko

Medical School: Far Eastern University - Nicanor Reyes Medical Foundation (Philippines)

Residency: AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Internal Medicine Residency Program (Atlantic City, NJ)

Hobbies/Interests: playing the guitar, listening to grunge music, spending quality time with my wife and kids, watching sports including NBA, MLB, Formula 1, MMA, going to the beach, hopeful of getting certified in skydiving one day

I was drawn into Rheumatology by the fascinating vasculitides as well as the exciting future that lies ahead for biologics and other targeted therapies.


Swati Govil, MD

Swati Govil, MD

Medical School: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Pennsylvania

Residency Program: Hackensack Meridian - Palisades Medical Center, New Jersey

Hobbies: Discovering new restaurants, traveling (pre-Covid), painting, and hanging out with friends



Fellow Graduates and Placement

2019-2021 Javier A. Quintero, MD - Cleveland Clinic in Weston, Florida

2018-2020 Sravani Penumarty - UCLA Harbor