Core Faculty

Afab Ahmad

Afab Ahmad, MD, MBA, Program Director

Dr. Ahmad is the founding program director for the Internal Medicine Residency Program. He completed his internal medicine residency at the Rush University-affiliated program in Chicago, Illinois and earned his MBA in healthcare management from Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan. His areas of interest include improving patient safety, quality, resident education and well-being.

Pegah Ghafourian

Pegah Ghafourian, MD, Associate Program Director

Dr. Ghafourian is the associate program director of the Internal Medicine Residency Program. She completed her undergraduate education in biomedical engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology, medical degree at Mercer University School of Medicine and postgraduate training at Medical University of South Carolina and Memorial University Hospital in Georgia. She is interested in resident education and scholarly activity.