Department of Medicine



Joseph Paul Bandeira, M.D. – 1 year fellowship 2016-2017
Dr. Bandeira graduated from Universidad de Iberoamerica Escuela de Medicina, Costa Rica in July 2010.  He is currently serving an Internal Medicine residency at Saint Peter’s University Hospital in New Brunswick, New Jersey.  Dr. Bandeira has served as a volunteer to underprivileged youth at a community church, humanitarian aid worker in Africa and tutored medical students at the Universidad de Iberoamerica.  


Kristin Trobaugh, D.O. - 1 year fellowship 2016-2017

Dr. Trobaugh graduated from Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine in May 2013.  She is currently serving a Family Medicine residency at Community Health Network in Indianapolis, Indiana.  Dr. Trobaugh currently volunteers on an interdisciplinary safety committee and as a curriculum committee member for the Family Medicine residency at Community Hospital East.  She also serves as a nursing home patient coordinator with Community Health Network.


Joanne Napoleon Panganiban Niere, M.D. - 1 year fellowship 2017-2018

Dr. Niere graduated from the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery in April 2011.  She completed a Family Medicine residency at the United Hospital Center in Bridgeport, West Virginia on June 30, 2017.  Dr. Niere has volunteered for the Shriners Orthopedic Screening Clinic in Bridgeport, West Virginia.  She also served with several relief organizations in Manila, Philippines providing medical and surgical aid to those affected by typhoon disasters.