2016 Junior Residents

Categorical Track


Alvarez Calderone, Francesca 

Francesca (Fran) Alvarez Calderon, MD, PhD
(ARP)

• Lima, Peru
• Florida International University (Chemistry & Biochemistry)
• University of Colorado School of Medicine
• PhD (Immunology)

 Austin, Karyn
Karyn Austin, MD, PhD
• Worcester, MA
• Mount Holyoke (Biochemistry)
• Tufts University School of Medicine
• PhD (Genetics)
Blauvelt, David 

David Blauvelt, MD
• Glendale, CA
• Harvard College (Molecular & Cellular Biology)
• Harvard Medical School
 Bibi, Shawana Shawana Bibi, MBBS
• Pakistan
• Ayub Medical College
• Pediatric residency at Aga Khan Medical University Hospital

 Boone, Philip Philip Boone, MD, PhD
(Medical Genetics)

• Chesterfield, MO
• Virginia ➔ Stanford (Biological Sciences)
• Baylor College of Medicine
• PhD (Genetics) 
 
 Bucholz, Emily Emily Bucholz, MD, MPH, PhD
(IRP)

• Dallas, TX
• Yale University (Cell & Molecular Biology)
• Yale School of Medicine
• MPH (Epidemiology)
• PhD (Epidemiology) 
 
Byler, Shannon
Shannon Byler, MD
• Calgary, AB, Canada
• Washington State (Biomedical Engineering & Mathematics)
• Boston University School of Medicine

 Caldwell, Kenny 2
Kenneth (Kenny) Caldwell, MD
• Fort Myers, FL
• University of Florida (Biological Sciences)
• University of Florida School of Medicine
Campbell, Kevin
Kevin Campbell, MD
• Kansas City, MO
• University of Kansas (Human Biology)
• University of Kansas School of Medicine
 Chiel, Laura
Laura Chiel, MD
• Newton, MA
• University of Pennsylvania (Biology)
• Harvard Medical School

Coquillette, Madeline

Madeline (Maddy) Coquillette, MD
• Cleveland, OH
• Yale University (Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry)
• Harvard Medical School
 Deshpande, Shyam2
Shyam Deshpande, MD
• Baltimore, MD
• Grinnell College (Chemistry)
• Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Dias, Caroline2

Caroline Dias, MD, PhD
(ARP)

• Denver, CO
• Cornell University (Biological Sciences)
• Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
• PhD (Neuroscience)

 Donatelli, Stephani


Stephanie Donatelli, MD
(Child Neurology)

• Hartford, CT
• Boston College (Biology)
• Boston University School of Medicine

Fraiman, Yarden2
 

Yarden Fraiman, MD
• Chicago, IL
• Princeton (Religion)
• Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

 Freiman, ELi


Eli Freiman, MD
• Washington, DC➔ Wellesley, MA
• Duke University (Evolutionary Anthropology)
• University of Massachusetts School of Medicine 

Gillani, Riaz

Riaz Gillani, MD
• Fredericksburg, VA
• Brown University (Biomedical Engineering)
• Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine


Gomez, Amanda


Amanda Gomez, MD, MPH
• Ann Arbor, MI
• University of Michigan (Biochemistry and Spanish)
• Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
• MPH (Epidemiology) 

Hames, Hillary
 
Hilary Haimes, MD
• New York, NY
• Amherst College (Psychology)
• Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai


Hirsch, Suzanna

Suzanna Hirsch, MD
• Brookline, MA
• Wesleyan University (Neuroscience & Behavior)
• Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University 

Hunter, Brandon2
 

Ryan (Brandon) Hunter, MD
• San Juan, PR➔ Arlington, VA
• University of Virginia (Biology)
• University of Virginia School of Medicine


Jackson, Shawn


Shawn Jackson, MD, PhD
(Pediatric Anesthesia)

• Tucson, AZ
• University of Arizona (Cellular & Molecular Biology and Political Science)
• University of Wisconsin School of Medicine
• PhD (Cellular & Molecular Biology) 




Albert (Al) Kwon, MD
(Pediatric Anesthesia)

• Redwood City, CA → South Korea
• MIT (Biology)
• Harvard Medical School

Liu, Jia
 

Jia Liu, MD
(Pediatric Anesthesia)

• China ➔ Charlottesville, VA
• University of Virginia (Biology)
• Yale University School of Medicine

Meziab, Omar2

 
Omar Meziab, MD
• Tucson, AZ
• New York University (Neural Science)
• University of Arizona College of Medicine

 
Midyat, Levant
 
Levent Midyat, MD
• Istanbul, Turkey
• Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical Sch.
• Pediatric residency and allergy-immunology fellowship at Ege Univ. School of Medicine
• Pediatric pulmonary fellowship at Boston Children’s Hospital 
 
Mohan, Gopi2
 

Gopi Mohan, MD, PhD
(ARP)

• Syracuse, NY
• Amherst College (Chemistry and Music)
• Emory University School of Medicine
• PhD (Immunology & Molecular Pathogenesis)

Resnick, Scott

Scott Resnick, MD
• Highland Park, IL
• Cornell University (Economics)
• University of Illinois School of Medicine
• Pediatric internship at Rainbow Babies (Case Western Reserve)
Rixe, Nancy2
 
Nancy Spurkeland Rixe, MD
• Fairfax, VA
• Wake Forest University (Psychology)
• Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine

Schwartz, Marc2
 
Marc Schwartz, MD, PhD
(ARP)

• Richmond, VA
• Virginia Commonwealth → University of Virginia (Biomedical Engineering)
• University of Washington School of Medicine
• PhD (Immunology)
 
Seidel, Natan2

Natan Seidel, MD
• Washington, DC
• University of North Carolina (Biology)
• Emory University School of Medicine

Hart, Kristen
 
Kristen Hart Shanahan, MD
• Mineola, NY
• Boston College (Biology and Education)
• Boston University School of Medicine

Shao, Diane


Diane Shao, MD, PhD
(Child Neurology)

• Dalian, China ➔ Dallas, TX
• Rice University (Statistics and Biochemistry)
• Harvard Medical School
• PhD (Human Biology)

 
Jennifer (Jenn) Smith, MD 
 (Pediatric Anesthesia)

• Huntsville, AL
• North Carolina (Physics)
• University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Straka, Nadine 4



Nadine Straka, MPH, MB BCh BAO 
• Toronto, ON, Canada
• University of British Columbia (Microbiology & Immunology)
• MPH, Columbia University (Epidemiology)
• Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland School of Medicine
Trowbridge, Sara
 
Sara Trowbridge, MD
(Child Neurology)

• Falmouth, MA
• Harvard College (Neurobiology)
• Harvard Medical School


Tsai, Jessica
 
Jessica (Jess) Tsai, MD, PhD 
(IRP)

• Mountain View, CA
• Stanford University (Neurobiology)
• Stanford University School of Medicine 
• PhD (Neuroscience)
 
Veit, Lauren2
 
Lauren Veit, MD
• Springfield, MA
• Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Biomedical Engineering)
• University of Massachusetts School of Medicine 

Wilder, Jayme
 
Jayme Wilder, MD
• Cape May, NJ
• Princeton University (Operations Research and Financial Engineering)
• Harvard Medical School 


 
James Xie, MD 
(Pediatric Anesthesia)

• Switzerland → England → Burlingame, CA
• Stanford (Computer Science)
• Stanford University School of Medicine

Zhu, Jia2
 
Jia Zhu, MD
• Nanjing, China ➔  Murfreesboro, TN
• Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Biology)
• Harvard Medical School 
 
 
 

 

Urban Health and Advocacy Track






Brown, Lauren 



Lauren Brown, MD, MPH
• New Haven, CT
• Boston University (Biology)
• New York University School of Medicine
• MPH, Harvard School of Public Health (Public Health)
Buchhalter, Lillian
Lillian (Lily) Buchhalter,MD, MPH
• Rochester, MN
• Wheaton College (Political Science)
• MPH, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health (Epidemiology & Statistics)
• Mayo Medical School

Fiore, Jennifer
Jennifer (Jenn) Fiore, MD
• Elkins Park, PA
• Harvard College (Chemistry)
• University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Howard, Mary
Mary Beth Howard, MD, MSc
• Boston, MA
• Cornell University (Human Biology)
• Boston University School of Medicine
• MSc (Epidemiology)

Kanak, Mia
Mia Kanak, MD, MPH
• Tokyo, Japan
• Yale University (Political Science)
• Stanford University School of Medicine
• MPH (Health Policy & Management)

Lester, Larissa
Larissa Lester, MD, MPH
• Palm Beach, FL
• Duke University (International Development & Religion)
• University of Miami School of Medicine
• MPH (Public Health)

Nash, Katherine 



Katherine (Katie) Nash, MD
• New York, NY
• Dartmouth (History)
• Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
Perdomo, Joanna
Joanna Perdomo, MD
• Miami, FL
• Washington University in St Louis (Philosophy, Neuroscience and Psychology)
• University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

Perez, Jennifer


Jennifer Perez, MD
• Northampton, MA
• Boston University (Biology and Mathematics)
• University of Massachusetts School of Medicine

Umaretiya, Puja 

Puja Umaretiya, MD
• Chandler, AZ
• University of Arizona (Molecular & Cellular Biology)
• Mayo Medical School 

Zhang, Yanjia  Yanjia (Jason) Zhang, MD, PhD
• Shanghai, China ➔  Arcadia, CA
• Yale University (Biology)
• Harvard Medical School
• PhD (Biological Sciences in Public Health) 
   

Medicine-Pediatrics Track Year 2


Cuneo, Nick2 



Charles (Nick) Cuneo, MD
• Weston, MA
• Duke University (Evolutionary Anthropology and Biology)
• Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

England, Ross
Ross England, MD, PhD
• Lancaster, PA
• Pennsylvania State University (Biology)
• Temple University School of Medicine
• PhD (Molecular & Cellular Physiology)
Hasselfeld, Brian
Brian Hasselfeld, MD
• Chesterfield, MO
• Vanderbilt University (Mathematics, Computer Science and Economics)
• Tulane University School of Medicine

Kalashnikova, Mariya
Mariya Kalashnikova, MD
• Kiev, Ukraine ➔ Mountain View, CA
• Stanford University (Human Biology)
• University of Southern California School of Medicine

       
 

Medicine-Pediatrics Track Year 3

  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 Immunol)
Scott Resnick, MD
• Highland Park, IL
• Cornell University (Economics)
• University of Illinois School of Medicine
• Pediatric internship at Rainbow Babies (Case Western Reserve)