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Meet Our Current Fellows

Brain Injury Fellows

Charnette Lercara, MD

Dr. Lercara is a native New Yorker. She received her Bachelor of Science from City College’s Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education and completed her medical training at New York Medical College. She did her intern year at New York-Presbyterian Queens and completed her PM&R residency training at SUNY Downstate. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, pilates and spending time with her husband and son.

Jared R. Potter, MD

Dr. Potter was born and raised in Bowling Green, Kentucky. He completed an undergraduate degree in Biology at the University of Louisville where he proceeded to complete both medical school and a residency in PM&R at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine prior to coming to Burke for fellowship. Dr. Potter has an interest in both the acute rehabilitation and lifelong outpatient care of people with brain injuries, as well as spasticity and behavioral management. Outside of work, Dr. Potter enjoys reading fantasy and science fiction novels, playing sports such as basketball, tennis, and volleyball, hiking, and photography.


Brain Injury Fellow
Phone: 914-597-2108

Sports Medicine Fellow
Phone: (914)-597-2108

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Thanks to everyone for making the Burke Award special!

The Burke Award is conferred upon an individual or group who has made significant contributions to the field of rehabilitation, either through personal achievements, the development of research or the establishment of programs and facilities to assist individuals with disabilities.

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785 Mamaroneck Avenue
White Plains, NY 10605

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