Pediatrics Faculty and Staff

Meet the pediatric residency program faculty and staff from Central Michigan University's College of Medicine.

Program and assistant director

Roland Chu

Roland Chu, MD

Program Director

Medical School: Wayne State University School of Medicine
Residency: Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Michigan, Detroit Medical Center
Fellowship: Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/BMT, Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorder Center, Emory University School of Medicine, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Katherine Battisti, MD

Assistant Program Director

Medical School: Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia​
Residency: Pediatrics, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina​
Fellowship: Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio​

Core faculty

Franchesca Garcia Robles

Franchesca Garcia Robles, MD

Medical School: University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus​
Residency: Pediatrics, University Pediatric Hospital, University of Puerto Rico​
Fellowship: Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Mercy Health, Grand Rapids, Michigan​

Adeeba Khan

Adeeba Khan, MD

Medical School: Sri Venkat Sai Medical College, India
Residency: Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Michigan, Detroit Medical Center

Jacob Kolker

Jacob Kolker, MD

Medical School: University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine​
Residency: Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Michigan, Detroit Medical Center

Mary Moore

Mary Moore, MD

Medical School: University of Michigan Medical School
Residency: Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Fellowship: Pediatric Rheumatology, Baylor College of Medicine

Lourdes Morales-Dopico

Lourdes Morales-Dopico, MD

Medical School: Central America Health Sciences University, Belize Medical College
Residency: Pediatrics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Children's Hospital of Richmond

Vishwas Vaniawala

Vishwas Vaniawala, MD

Medical School: Government Medical College, India
Residency: Pediatrics, Michigan State University, Hurley Medical Center


Molly Gulick
Residency Coordinator

Phone: 989-746-7618