Our Residents

Our residents come from a variety of medical schools. For 2017-2018, we have 156 residents in the Department of Medicine plus 5 full-time chief residents who have already completed their residency training - 2 University/VA chiefs, a primary care chief resident, a chief resident specializing in patient safety and quality improvement, and a chief resident at Mercy Medical Center. We also have a chief resident in their final year of training in Med-Peds and EMIM.

There are 96 categorical, 16 Med-Peds, and 10 EMIM residents, plus 32 preliminary interns (10 at UMMC-VA, 4 Prelim-Neurology, 18 at Mercy Medical Center).  In addition, we have 8 preliminary interns who are part of the anesthesiology program at the University of Maryland.

Track
PGY-1
PGY-2
PGY-3
PGY-4
PGY-5
Total
Categorical Medicine
30
30
  30  
-
-
90
Med-Peds
4
4
4
4
-
16
EMIM
2
2
2
2
2
10
International Scholars (categorical) 2 2 2 - -  6
International Scholars (preliminary) 2 - - -  2
Preliminary, including 4 Prelim-Neurology
14
-
-
-
-
14
Preliminary, Mercy Medical Center
18
-
-
-
-
18
TOTAL
72
38
38
6
2
156

OUR GRADUATES

Our residents have been highly successful in securing fellowships, hospitalist positions and primary care jobs when they finish their training at Maryland. Click on the following links to view the list of each year's graduates, their medical schools, and their career choice and location.  Data for 2017 Graduates coming soon!

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CATEGORICAL INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENTS

CHIEF RESIDENTS (PGY-4)
John C. Allen, University of Maryland
Rebecca Feldmeier, Jefferson Medical College
Praveen George, University of Maryland 
Daniel J. Escobar, Temple University
Sara A. Brown, University of Maryland

THIRD YEAR RESIDENTS
Sonia J. Abichandani, Drexel University
Sunil U. Adige, Jefferson Medical College
Shanti Balasubramanian, Rutgers, RWJ Medical School
Michael G. Best, Rutgers, New Jersey Medical School
Stephen T. Biederman, University of Maryland
Alexandra N. Byrne, University of Maryland
George H. Clements, Marshall University
Ikenna C. Erinne, Morehouse School of Medicine
Emily K. Fay, Jefferson Medical College
Carly N. Gordon, University of Maryland
Aaron S. Iddings, University of Maryland
Evan P. Kastner, SUNY-Upstate
Jasjeet S. Khural, University of Maryland
Justin M. Lingel, Drexel University
Michael G. McCusker, University of Maryland
Ann J. Miller, University of Maryland
Samuel J. Minkove, University of Maryland
Ji Eun Park, Temple University
Zil D. Patel, University of Maryland
Rajiv A. Perinbasekar, SUNY-Downstate
Faisal Saeed, Temple University
Jasmin Sahbaz, SUNY-Upstate
Kathryn E. Schlaffer, Temple University
Jessica L. Schwartz, University of Maryland
Elizabeth G. Stonesifer, Pennsylvania State University
Lauren D. Suggs, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Nauroz Syed, Eastern Virginia Medical School
Mazen Tolaymat, Drexel University
Michael O. Wilber, Virginia Commonwealth University
Sarah R. Williams, University of South Florida

SECOND YEAR RESIDENTS
Omer M. Ali, Virginia Commonwealth University
Jose Antonio N. Almario, Georgetown University
Cheryl A. Augenstein, University of Maryland
Samuel H. Black, University of Maryland
Donald C. Breakey, Jefferson Medical College
Rinita R. Chakrapani, University of Virginia
Paul E. Chiarulli, Temple University
Alexandra C. Collis, University of Maryland
Andrew R. Delapenha, University of Maryland
Matthew C. Evans, University of Maryland
Daphne Gellerson, University of Maryland
David F. Gottlieb, Albany Medical College
Sarah E. Green, University of Maryland
William R. Grier, Drexel University
Avnee J. Kumar, University of Texas-Southwestern
Scott A. Manski, University of Maryland
Jessica E. W. Medani, University of Maryland
Michael A. Neri, University of Maryland
Ameet P. Patel, University of Florida
Manoj P. Racherla, University of Maryland
Lisa M. Redden, Tufts University
Ruth M. Schulman, Tufts University
Barathi D. Sivasailam, University of Maryland
Tapati Stalam, Albany Medical College
Ellen K. Sternenberger, University of Maryland
Zachary B. Strumpf, Jefferson Medical College
Elliot A. Sultanik, Rutgers, RWJ Medical School
Ravi K. Tripathi, Temple University
Bruce X. Xu, University of Michigan
David H. Yoo, George Washington University

FIRST YEAR RESIDENTS
Leama N. Ajaka, University of Toledo
Steven Y. Chan, University of Maryland
Praveen Chekka, Howard University
Kenneth Csehak, New York University
Charlotte F. Deck, University of Maryland
Katherine M. Gheysens, Rutgers, RWJ Medical School
Stephen J. Hankinson, Rutgers, New Jersey Medical School
Seth A. S. Hoffman, Ben-Gurion University
Brian J. Hopkins, University of Wisconsin
Dina Ioffe, University of Maryland
Aaron D. Kaplan, University of Buffalo
Srilakshmi Karuturi, Virginia Commonwealth University
Maithri Kondapaka, University of Maryland
Aaron M. Kunamalla, Jefferson Medical College
Michelle H. Lee, Wake Forest School of Medicine
Steven D. Liskov, Commonwealth Medical College
Andrew S. Ma, New York University
Nina M. Millman, Jefferson Medical College
Kiran K. Motwani, Drexel University
Christian J. Niles, Rowan University
Xinyuan A. Ning, Tulane University
Kevin W. O'Malley, University of Maryland
Julie A. Passarelli,
Jefferson Medical College
Sonika A. Patel, Tufts University
David M. Pudalov, University of Rochester
Mary E. Richert, University of Maryland
Anupam Somashekar, Drexel University
Tuc To,
Jefferson Medical College
Edward C. Traver, Hofstra University
Adam Zviman, University of Maryland

MEDICINE-PEDIATRICS RESIDENTS

PGY-4 Chief Resident
Michael J. Cafarchio, Jefferson Medical College
PGY-4 Residents
Rebecca A. Krey, Virginia Commonwealth University
Parige H. Luneberg, University of Maryland
Joel L. Moore, University of North Carolina
PGY-3 Residents
Katina S. Christopher, University of Maryland
Clare L. Coda, Drexel University
Jessica R. Lee, Medical College of Wisconsin
Alissa Werzen, Jefferson Medical College
PGY-2 Residents
Sowmya Arja, University of Maryland
Carlo Foppiano Palacios, Temple University
Eric M. Lemmon, Stony Brook University
Casey H. Mabry, Louisiana State University
PGY-1 Residents
Chelsea K. Goodier, University of Maryland
Mihika S. Sathe, Columbia University
Kathryn J. Tobin, University of Toledo
Emily Y. Xiao, Albany Medical College

EMERGENCY MEDICINE - INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENTS

PGY-5 Residents
Erica T. Bates, Pennsylvania State University
Adeolu C. Ogunbodede, Emory University
PGY-4 Residents
Robert M. Brown, Virginia Tech Carilion
Mark E. Sutherland, Jefferson Medical College
PGY-3 Residents
Caleb Chan, SUNY-Downstate
Megan P. Donohue, Virginia Tech Carilion
PGY-2 Residents
Christine J. Carter, University of Tennessee
Akilesh P. Honasoge, University of Illinois-Chicago
PGY-1 Residents
Hannah V. Goldberg, Virginia Commonwealth University
Zachary J. Rogers, University of South Carolina

INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARS PROGRAM

CATEGORICAL TRACK
PGY-3 Residents
Abdullah A.M. Alissa, King Saud University, Riyadh College of Medicine
Sarah S.H. Sewaralthahab, King Saud University, Riyadh College of Medicine
PGY-2 Residents
Hanan Z.Z. Alkhaldi, Umm Al-Qura University
Mariem A. Sawan, King Abdulaziz University
PGY-1 Residents
Hatoon M. S. Abbas, King Abdulaziz University
Manal E. Q. Alotaibi, Umm Al-Qura University

PRELMINARY TRACK
PGY-1 Residents

Monirah M. A. Albathi, King Saud University
Majed H. M. Alnabulsi, King Abdulaziz University

PRELIMINARY INTERNS

PGY-1 Preliminary Interns, University of Maryland

Tiffany M. Alexander, Howard University

Justin G. Donlan, University of Maryland

Nathaniel S. Gamsky, George Washington University

David Ikeda, Virginia Commonwealth University

Angela Y. Jia, Weill Cornell Medicine

James J. Ko, Washington University

Emily N. Sellers, University of Missouri-Columbia

Tanmay P. Shivananda, Georgetown University

Daniel W. F. Stern, Pennsylvania State University

Joseph C. Wilson, Marshall University

 

PGY-1 Preliminary Interns, Neurology, University of Maryland

Whitney I. Bachow, Jefferson Medical College

Nicole J. Hartmann, Rowan University

Rakhee R. Lalla, University of New England

Vanessa R. Salasky, Jefferson Medical College

 

PGY-1 Preliminary Interns, Mercy Medical Center

Stephen S. Cai, University of Maryland

Luke Y. Chang, University of Maryland

Pujan B. Dave, Johns Hopkins University

Peter A. Galan, University of Maryland

Anish C. Gonchigar, University of Maryland

Kenneth J. Han, University of Maryland

Michael R. Harowicz, Duke University

Kerry D. Heitmiller, University of Maryland

Xueying Hu, University of Maryland

Marcus B. Mitchell, George Washington University

Clarke S. Nelson, University of Connecticut

Erin S. Ong, University of Miami

Lakir D. Patel, Brown University

Emily M. Schehlein, University of Maryland

Andrew V. Scott, Johns Hopkins University

Michelle Sun, University of California

Yunpeng Yang, University of Cincinnati

Eddy D. Zandee van Rilland, University of Maryland