Fellows

Meghan Breed, M.D.
Anesthesia Critical Care

Meghan Breed was raised in Richmond, Virginia and stayed close by for college at the University of Virginia (go Hoos!).  She then made the move to Washington, D.C. where she also attended medical school at George Washington University. She fell in love with Vanderbilt during an away rotation her fourth year of medical school and couldn’t imagine training anywhere else. She completed Emergency Medicine Residency here and stayed for Critical Care Fellowship through the Department of Anesthesiology.  She has two spoiled redbone coonhounds, Pete & Charley, and in their free time they love going to the lake and hiking.

Casey Distaso,  M.D.
Clinical Bioinformatics

Casey Distaso is a graduate of Georgetown University School of Medicine. He completed emergency medicine residency at University of Chicago. Upon completion of residency, he joined the Vanderbilt community as a Clinical Informatics Fellow in the Department of Biomedical Informatics and as a Clinical Instructor of Emergency Medicine in the Emergency Department. 

 

His professional interests include improving access to healthcare, technologic innovation, electronic health record usability, and reducing physician cognitive burden. 

Cliff Freeman, M.D.
EMS

Dr. Freeman graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Kentucky before attending the University of Louisville School of Medicine where he graduated Cum Laude, a member of AOA, and a member of the Gold Humanism Society. He completed his residency at Vanderbilt and is now serving as Chief Resident. Dr. Freeman is married to his wife, Shaylon, and they have 2 boys, LJ and Thomas. He enjoys St. Louis Cardinals baseball, UK basketball and playing fetch with his dogs, Zoey and Ramsey. His career interests include: EMS, Clinical Operations, and Resident Development.

Sean Boaglio, D.O.
Global Health

Sean grew up in Longview, Washington. He graduated summa cum laude from Pacific Lutheran University. He received his medical degree from Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2017 and completed his Emergency Medicine Residency training at Stony Brook University Hospital, serving as Chief Resident in 2020. He joined Vanderbilt faculty as the Global Health Fellow, working in resident education at Georgetown Public Hospital in Guyana, South America while pursuing a Master's in Public Health and completing the Diploma of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene at the Gorgas Institute in Lima, Peru. His areas of academic interest are Emergency Medicine development and education, simulation, humanitarian aid, and tropical diseases. On days off, Sean enjoys volleyball, basketball, playing board games, and exploring the outdoors with his wife Chrissy.

Andrew Grozneski
Sports Medicine

Dr. Grozenski is a Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellow with a background in Emergency Medicine. He is a graduate of Michigan State College of Human Medicine and went on to complete his Emergency Medicine residency at the University of Florida- Jacksonville. Outside of work, Dr. Grozenski enjoys spending his free time with his wife and two dogs, exploring Nashville, and rooting on Vanderbilt’s and Detroit’s athletic teams

Megan Hilbert, M.D.
Ultrasound

Dr. Hilbert is a long term Charleston native having received her undergraduate degree at the College of Charleston and attending medical school and completing her Emergency Medicine residency at the Medical University of South Carolina. Her academic interests include ultrasonography with particular interest in its application in global resource poor settings as well as women mentorship in Emergency Medicine. In her time as an ultrasound fellow she hopes to develop her teaching skills as she is passionate about teaching all level of learners. She is excited to join the faculty at Vanderbilt University and continue to expand her knowledge and practice of Emergency Medicine. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her husband, running, playing soccer, and painting.