2015 Junior Residents

Categorical Track





Ali Alhassani, MD, MSc, MA
  • Natick, MA
  • MIT (Mechanical Engineering)
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Alexandra (Ali) Baker, MD
  • Falmouth, MA
  • Cornell (Biology)
  • Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine



  • Gal Ben-Josef, MD
  • Tel Aviv, Israel →
    Huntington Woods, MI
  • Washington University, St Louis (Chemistry & Spanish)
  • Yale School of Medicine
  • Bibi, Shawana 


    Shawana Bibi, MBBS
  • Pakistan
  • Ayub Medical College
  • Pediatric residency at Aga Khan Medical University Hospital

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    Connie Choi, MD
    (Accelerated Research Pathway)
  • Schaumburg, IL
  • Pennsylvania (Bioengineering)
  • Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
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    Choi, Tom  Nak Hyun (Tom) Choi, MD
  • Seoul → Charlottsville, VA
  • University of Virginia (Neuroscience and Conservation Biology)
  • George Washington Univ School of Medicine
  • Pediatric internship at St Louis Children’s Hospital
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    Gabriela Cordova, MD
  • Lima, Peru
  • Universidad Peruana Cayetano
    Heredia Facultad de Medicina Alberto Hurtado



  • Elizabeth Duke, MD 
    (Child Neurology)
  • Nashville, TN → Baltimore, MD
  • Duke (Psychology & Biology)
  • University of Maryland School of Medicine




  • Jamie Eskuri MD
    (Child Neurology)
  • Esko, MN
  • College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University (Biology)
  • University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine




  • Jonathan (Yoni) Gall, MD, PhD
  • Kalamazoo, MI → Morristown, NJ
  • Brown (Biology)
  • Boston University School of Medicine
  • PhD (Molecular Medicine)


  • Ulrike Gerdemann, MD
    (Integrated Research
    Pathway)
  • Münster, Germany
  • Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin Medizinische Fakultät                                                                     


  • Nina Gold, MD
    (Pediatrics-Medical Genetics)
  • Newton, MA
  • Colby (Psychology)
  • Harvard Medical School



  • Meredith Goodloe, MD
  • Charlottesville, VA
  • William & Mary (Biology & Hispanic Studies)
  • University of Maryland School of Medicine



  • Sannya Hede, MD
  • Mumbai, India → The Woodlands. TX
  • Yale University (History & Biology)
  • Baylor College of Medicine






  • Marguerite (Indriati) Hood Pishchany, MD, PhD
    (Accelerated Research Pathway)
  • Seria, Brunei → Yarmouth, Nova Scotia
  • Houghton (Biology)
  • Vanderbilt University School
    of Medicine
  • PhD (Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology)






  • Valerie Jacobs, MD, PhD
    (Child Neurology)
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • Arizona State (Molecular Biosciences)
  • Dartmouth, Geisel School of Medicine
  • PhD (Neuroscience, Pharmacology & Toxicology



  • Albert (Al) Kwon, MD
    (Pediatric Anesthesia)
  • Redwood City, CA → South Korea
  • MIT (Biology)
  • Harvard Medical School


  • Jessica Lacy, MD
  • Washington, DC →Tampa, FL
  • Harvard (Chemistry)
  • Harvard Medical School (Harvard-MIT Program)



  • Marcella Luercio, MD
  • Forteleza, Brazil → Fenton, MI
  • Michigan-Flint (Molecular Biology)
  • Case Western Reserve School of Medicine (Cleveland Clinic)



  • Laddy Maisonet, MD
  • Carolina, PR
  • Columbus College of Art & Design (Illustration)
  • Kansas University School of Medicine


  • Vanessa Mazandi, MD
  • Boston, MA
  • Yale (English & Teacher Preparation)
  • Jefferson Medical College





  • Kate Millington, MD
  • Chatham, NY
  • Bard College at Simon's Rock (Liberal Arts)
  • University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine




  • Natalie Pica, MD, PhD
  • New York, NY
  • Georgetown (Biology)
  • Mount Sinai, Icahn School of Medicine
  • PhD (Virology)




  • John Prensner, MD, PhD
    (Integrated Research Pathway)
  • Wellesley, MA
  • Tufts (English Literature)
  • University of Michigan Medical School
  • PhD (Molecular and Cellular Pathology)




  • Robert (Rob) Przybylski, MD
  • Royal Oak, MI
  • Michigan (Biomedical Engineering)
  • University of Michigan Medical School
  • Daniel (Dan) Quiat, MD, PhD
    (Accelerated Research Pathway)
  • Houston, TX
  • University of Texas at Austin (Biology)
  • University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School
  • PhD (Genetics and Development)




  • Jared Rowe, MD, PhD
    (Integrated Research Pathway)
  • Alpharetta, GA
  • Minnesota (Genetics, Cell Biology and Development)
  • University of Minnesota Medical School
  • PhD (Immunology)
  • Matthew (Matt) Rowland, MD
    (Pediatric Anesthesiology)
  • St. Charles, IL
  • Michigan (Microbiology)
  • Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
  •   Ethan Sanford, MD
    (Pediatric Anesthesiology)
  • San Antonio, TX
  • Colorado (Biochemistry)
  • Harvard Medical School
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    Cynthia Schreiner, MD
    Cattaraugus, NY
    Clarkson (Bio-Molecular Science)
    University at Buffalo SUNY School of Medicine 




    Jennifer (Jenn) Smith, MD
    (Pediatric Anesthesia)
  • Huntsville, AL
  • North Carolina (Physics)
  • University of North Carolina School of Medicine
  • Jessica Solomon, MD
    (Neurodevelopmental Disabilities)
  • Cleveland, OH
  • Vanderbilt (Special Education)
  • Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
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     David (Dave) Somsen, MD
  • Yankton, SD
  • Minnesota (Genetics, Cell Biology and Development)
  • University of South Dakota, Sanford School of Medicine
  •  Visker, Michael2  Michael Visker, MD
  • Essex Junction, VT
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Biology)
  • University of Vermont School of Medicine
  • Pediatric internship, University of Wisconsin, Madison



  • Richard Voit, MD, PhD
    (Integrated Research Pathway)
  • Köln, Germany → Mt Pleasant, SC
  • Texas-Dallas (Molecular Biology)
  • University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School
  • PhD (Cell Regulation)

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    James Xie, MD 
    (Pediatric Anesthesiology)

  • Bern, Switzerland → England → Burlingame, CA
  • Stanford (Computer Science)
  • Stanford University School of Medicine
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    Urban Health and Advocacy Track


    Zeena Audi, MD
  • Greenwich, CT
  • Columbia (Neuroscience)
  • Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons




  • Joshua (Josh) August, MD
    (Child Neurology)
  • New Haven, CT
  • Boston University (Human Physiology)
  • Boston University School of Medicine





  • Drisana Henry, MD, MPH
  • Springfield, MA
  • Tufts (Clinical Psychology)
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine





  • Michael (Mike) Hole, MD, MBA
  • Darlington, IN
  • Butler (Biology & Spanish)
  • Stanford University School of Medicine
  • MBA, Stanford Graduate School of Business





  • Lucy Marcil, MD, MPH
  • Columbia, SC
  • Davidson (Interdisciplinary Studies)
  • University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine
  • MPH, Johns Hopkins (Public Health)
  • Nirmala (Neeru) Narla, MD
  • Chandler, AZ
  • University of Arizona (Molecular and Cellular Biology & Economics)
  • Mayo Medical School





  • Ravikiran (Ravi) Raju, MD, PhD
  • Akron, OH → Bridgewater, NJ
  • Harvard (Chemistry & Anthropology)
  • Baylor College of Medicine
  • PhD, Harvard (Biological Sciences in Public Health)
  • Kristin Schwarz, MD
  • Glastonbury, CT
  • Notre Dame (Psychology)
  • Boston University School of Medicine
  • MA, Loyola (Medical Sciences)




  • Tracy Seimears, MD
  • Elmira, NY → Renton, WA
  • Washington (Evolution/ Ecology & Business)
  • University of Washington School of Medicine
  • Igor Shumskiy, MD
  • Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine→ Denver, CO
  • Colorado (Biochmistry & Mathematics)
  • University of Colorado School of Medicine



  • Alyssa (Reyes) Smith, MD
  • Bridgeport, CT
  • Yale (Biomedical Engineering)
  • University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine
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    Medicine-Pediatrics Track (Year 2)






    Viswatej (Vishu) Avutu, MD
  • Akiveedu, India → Round Rock, TX
  • University of Texas at Austin (Biochemistry)
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  • Anne Beckett, MD
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • Harvard College (Social Studies)
  • Yale University School of Medicine
  • Siobhan Case, MD
  • Omaha, NE → Seattle, WA
  • Stanford (Human Biology)
  • Yale University School of Medicine
  • Melissa Lechner, MD, PhD
  • St Louis, MO
  • University of California Berkeley (Public Health)
  • University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine
  • PhD (Cancer Immunology)
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    Medicine-Pediatrics Track (Year 3)

     
      Shoa Clarke MD, PhD
  • Portland, ME
  • Cornell (Biology, Health & Society)
  • Stanford University School of Medicine
  • PhD (Genetics)
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      Darryl Powell, MD
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Pennsylvania (Biological Basis of Behavior)
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
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      Neelam Shah, MD
  • Buffalo, NY → Alexandria, LA
  • Pennsylvania (Biological Basis of Behavior)
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
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      Chase Yarbrough, MD
  • Alpharetta, GA
  • Stanford (Computer Science)
  • University of Colorado School of Medicine
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