Megan Petersen, M.D.

Megan Petersen, M.D.
Third year Fellow

Dr. Megan Petersen earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Colorado, Boulder with a bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry. Her medical education was completed at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver, Colorado, earning her Doctorate of Medicine. Dr. Petersen completed an internship in Internal Medicine at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City in 2009 and continued on to complete a residency in Obstetrics & Gynecology at Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona in June of 2013. Dr. Petersen is excited to use her Biochemistry background to research and treat women’s cancers, specifically recurrent ovarian cancer. Megan enjoys running marathons, backpacking, mountain climbing, water skiing and traveling.


Eugenia Girda, M.D.
Second year Fellow

Dr. Eugenia “Jane” Girda received her undergraduate degree from New York University with a bachelor’s degree in Biology. She received her Medical Degree from Stony Brook University School of Medicine in Stony Brook, NY. Dr. Girda completed her residency in 2014 from Montefiore Medical Center/Einstein School of Medicine, Bronx. NY.  Dr. Girda is fluent in 4 languages, including Ukrainian, English, Russian and Spanish. She is passionate about clinical research and looks forward to being a leader in comprehensive patient care. Her hobbies are competitive Ballroom dancing, playing the violin and the piano.


Amanda Shepherd, M.D.
First year Fellow

Dr. Amanda Shepherd received her undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of South Carolina. Dr. Shepherd completed her residency in 2013 at Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia and is currently pursuing an MSCE degree in Clinical Epidemiology. Dr. Shepherd’s research interests include treatment approaches for endometrial cancer, HPV typing and cervical cancer prevention in developing countries. Dr. Shepherd enjoys long distance running and is fluent in both English and Portuguese.