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Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship- Current Fellows

Esteban Cardonne

Medical School: ICSM de la Habana

Hometown: Havana, Cuba

Esteban Cardonne, MD is a part of  the first class of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Program. Dr Cardonne received his medical doctor degree from the Havana Higher Institute of Medical Sciences in Cuba, in 1993, and his nursing degree from the Instituto Politecnico de la Salud “Lidia Doce” in 1996. He went on to complete a Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residency at CONACEM in Chile, in 2002. He worked at Felix Bulnes Hospital in Santiago. After coming to the United States in 2006, he worked at Tacare Agency, writing, developing and managing nursing care plans and obtaining insurance approvals. Since 2006 Dr Cardonne has been working as a Psychiatric Registered Nurse in the Behavioral Health Department at Mt Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach . His real passion is to understand life, ourselves, and the world around us. Dr Cardonne has been part of the psychoanalytic psychotherapy program of the of the Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Center in Miami for the last two years. He will begin the training program in Adult Psychoanalysis at the Florida Psychoanalytic Center next year.


Victor Guzman

Medical School: Universidad Nacional Pedro Henriquez Urena

Hometown: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Victor Guzman, MD is a part of our first class of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellows. Dr Guzman received his medical doctor degree from the Universidad Nacional Pedro Henríquez Ureña Escuela de Medicina in the Dominican Republic in 2007. He came to the US in 2007, initially worked as a phlebotomist, eventually becoming a manager for the American Red Cross Center based at Miami Children’s Hospital and later at Blood Centers of South Florida. In 2010, he has worked as a care manager in the emergency department and behavioral health unit at Mt Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach. He also worked as a care manager for Medica Health Plans, evaluating Skilled Nursing facilities. Dr Guzman completed clinical observerships in Florida, New Jersey, and Louisiana. Dr Guzman has a sport pilot’s license, and his hobbies include aviation and chess.


Elizabeth Hoy

Medical School: Tulane University, SOM

Hometown: Belize City, Belize

Elizabeth Hoy, MD, MSPH is also a part of the inaugural class of the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Program. Dr Hoy received her MD degree from Tulane University in 2014. Her prior degrees include a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Loyola University, New Orleans, and a Master of Science in Pharmacology from Tulane University. After medical school, Dr Hoy obtained a Master of Science in Public Health degree at the University of Miami. In addition, Dr Hoy has also worked as a Clinical Research Assistant in the Department of Neurology at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine and as a Medical Research Technician at Tulane University. Dr Hoy has experience as a teaching assistant in a variety of medical school courses, as well as public health courses, and has continued to mentor medical students during her psychiatry residency.