Medical Director of the Hospitalist Division
Dr. Ashiq Mannan is the Medical Director of the Hospitalist Division at Inova Fairfax Hospital Department of Medicine. He also serves as the medical director of Patient Experience for the department. Dr. Mannan graduated from Eastern Virginia Medical School in 2002 and completed his residency at Georgetown University Hospital in 2005. He then practiced as a hospitalist in the Philadelphia area, while his wife completed her allergy fellowship, before coming to Inova Fairfax Hospital in 2008. He currently holds clinical faculty positions with the George Washington University and Virginia Commonwealth University. Dr. Mannan has been the editor of the Department of Medicine quarterly newsletter for the past two years and also serves as a physician advisor for case management.
Medical Hospitalist Division Leadership
Dr. Sameh Elgawly is an Associate Medical Director with the Hospitalist Division at Inova Fairfax Hospital. Dr. Elgawly received his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine in 2004 and completed his residency in internal medicine at Georgetown University Hospital in 2007. In his role as associate director, he is responsible for directing the ED hospitalist program, staff scheduling, and is the chair for the Internal Governance Committee.
Dr. Anne Summers, MD, FACC, is the Associate Chief Medical Officer at Inova Fairfax Medical Campus. She also serves as the Medical Director of cardiac hospitalists of the Hospitalist Division and leads that program with the goal of an integrative, protocol-driven, collaborative team approach to patient care at Inova Heart and Vascular Institute, involving a collaborative team of hospitalists, cardiologists, electrophysiologists, cardiac/vascular surgeons, administrators, nurses, case managers, social workers and ancillary services to improve quality, value and patient experience.
She was the longest practicing female cardiologist in Northern Virginia as a partner in Cardiac Care Associates from 1985 to her retirement in 2011. Since then, she has enjoyed practicing part time as a hospitalist, originally with a successful private hospitalist group, and joined the Inova Medical Group hospitalist team in June 2013.
Dr. Paul Weisbruch, MD, MBA, is an Associate Medical Director with the Hospitalist Division. He also serves as Director of Strategic Initiatives for the Department of Medicine, which includes oversight of physician documentation and the department’s at-risk compensation plan. Dr. Weisbruch received his MD degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine in 2010 and completed his residency in internal medicine at Georgetown University Hospital in 2013. He also completed an MBA in healthcare management and finance from Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School. Dr. Weisbruch holds clinical faculty positions with George Washington University and Virginia Commonwealth University. He also practiced at Inova Mount Vernon Hospital, where he helped launch their hospitalist division in 2013.
Medical Hospitalist Division Staff
Dr. Wali Azizi (above) is Tower 10 Medical Director.
Dr. Saquib Chaudhri (above) is PCCU Co-Medical Director.
Dr. Kate Gibson (above) is APU Co-Medical Director.
Dr. Shabnam Lankarani (above) is CTUS Co-Medical Director.
Dr. Shari Maletsky-Smith (above) is Observation Unit Medical Director.
Dr. Mary Jane Reyes (above) is APP Director & Hospitalist Executive Committee Chair.
Dr. Krupal Shah (above) is CTUN Co-Medical Director.
Dr. John Paul Verderese (above) is Section Chief of Internal Medicine for the Department of Medicine
and Director for Home Health and Transitional Care.
Dr. Homan Wai (above) is Student Clerkship Director.
Dr. Chad Zik (above) is Director, Simplicity Health.
Medical Hospitalist Division Advanced Practice Providers
Yaa Serwaah, NP, Chief APP