Match 2017

Congratulations and welcome to all housestaff who matched to McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University programs in 2017. We are delighted to welcome 219 amazing and accomplished recruits to the Northwestern family this summer. Of the newly matched residents, 53 percent are women, 33 percent are members of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and 20 percent are from groups traditionally underrepresented in medicine. See the list of our incoming residents below, organized by program.

 Anesthesiology

  • Daniel Michael Cramer, MD, Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
  • Rebecca Cross, MD, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Wilmer Fernando Davila, MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine – Peoria
  • Ryan Anthony Ford, MD, University of Kentucky College of Medicine
  • Cody Andrew Foster, MD, University of Minnesota Medical School
  • Ian Gaston, MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • Kathryn Elizabeth Hackett, MD, Ohio State University College of Medicine
  • Paul Arthur Johnson, MD, Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
  • Kenneth William Less, MD, Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science
  • Sagar R Patel, MD, Saint Louis University School of Medicine
  • Shivani Shailesh Patel, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Pauline Ripchik, MD, Rush Medical College of Rush University Medical Center
  • Samantha Marie Rubright, MD, Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
  • Anirban Sahu, MD, PhD, University of Michigan Medical School
  • Alexander Gareth Samworth, MD, New York University School of Medicine
  • Samar Prakash Shah, MS, MD, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
  • Wassi Hakim Shaikh, MD, Wayne State University School of Medicine
  • Jordan Sharlin, MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine - Rockford
  • Nathan Scott Steiner, MD, Drexel University College of Medicine
  • Rachel Wick, MD, University of Minnesota Medical School
  • Danny Xiao Dan Yang, MD,PhD, University of Michigan Medical School

 Dermatology

  • Jessica Renee Gandy, MD, University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine
  • Derek Yeouhun Hsu, MD, Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Emily Anne Merkel, MD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • Molly Amory Storer, MD, University of Massachusetts Medical School

 Diagnostic Radiology

  • Anthony Manuel Caram, MD, University of Central Florida College of Medicine
  • Syed Faisal Hussaini, MD, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
  • Mark Alan Jones, MD, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Stephany Lynne Mazur, MD, Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • Mila Viola Quinn, MD, Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Stephen Vincent Scheller, Jr., MD, Indiana University School of Medicine
  • Imo Ime Uko, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Danielle Yang, MD, The University of Toledo College of Medicine
  • Bryan Roger Zuniga, MS, MD, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

 Emergency Medicine

  • Brett Aaron Cohen, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Michael James Conrardy, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Andra Malina Farcas, MD, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Alexandra Herndon, MD, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
  • Jonathan Hung, MD, Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine
  • Abiye Lawrence Ibiebele, MD, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine
  • Adesuwa Adenike Ighodaro, MD, Yale School of Medicine
  • Justine Sarah Ko, MD, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
  • Matthew Timothy Mccauley, MD, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
  • Laurie Morgan Nosbusch, MD, University of Chicago Division of the Biological Sciences The Pritzker School of Medicine
  • Nery Moises Porras, MD, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
  • Amanda Helen Randolph, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Julian Leonard Richardson, MD, MBA, Emory University School of Medicine
  • Zachary Paul Schmitz, MD, Saint Louis University School of Medicine
  • Justin Andrew Seltzer, MD, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California

 Family Medicine

Lake Forest

  • Aysha Ahmad, DO, Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Tiffany Annette Bradley, MD, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
  • Adiba Naseem Khan, MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • Bryan Thomas Killian, MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • Maya Itza Koehler, MD, Rush Medical College of Rush University Medical Center
  • Shobha Renga Narasimhan, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Prince Nzeata, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Lane Anne Phillips, MD, Albany Medical College

Humboldt Park

  • Michelle Louise Byrne, MD, Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
  • Amarpreet Everest, DO, Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine – California
  • Caitlin M Farrell, DO, University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Wesley Steven Gibbert, MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • Laura Alden Kahn, MD, University of Colorado School of Medicine
  • Jennifer Mary Eleanor MacDonald, MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • Minerva Lizette Rivera Pineda, MD, MPH, UCLA/Drew Medical Education Program, University of California, Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine
  • Christopher Love Smyre, MD, University of Chicago Division of the Biological Sciences The Pritzker School of Medicine

 General Surgery

  • Weston Joseph Bertot, MD, University of Florida College of Medicine
  • Allison Marie Blake, MD, Creighton University School of Medicine
  • Hae Soo Joung, MD, New York University School of Medicine
  • Bona Ko, MD, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
  • William John Readdy, MD, Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 Internal Medicine

  • Preston James Atteberry, MD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Jayson Rakesh Baman, MD, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
  • Meghan Marie Barrett-Englert, MD, University of Kentucky College of Medicine
  • Aakash Amit Bavishi, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Kaitlin Frances Blatt, MD, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • John Nathan Bowers, MD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • Charlotte Hope Campbell, MD, University of Virginia School of Medicine
  • Patrick Taylor Campbell, MD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine
  • Kasey Joyal Coyne, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Danielle Cuthbert, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Celso Leonardo Diaz, MD, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine
  • Sally Brand Friedman, MD, University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio
  • Jordan Gavin, MD, Wayne State University School of Medicine
  • Jasleen Kaur Ghuman, MD, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
  • Peter Andrew Glynn, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Sarah Elizabeth Hale, MD, Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
  • Jennifer Jo, MD, Emory University School of Medicine
  • Megan Catlin Kosirog, MD, Rush Medical College of Rush University Medical Center
  • Elyse Anna Linson, MD, Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • Elisa McEachern, MD, Weill Cornell Medicine
  • Yoon Mun, MD, Duke University School of Medicine
  • Naiya Balubhai Patel, MD, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Southwestern Medical School
  • Graham Peigh, MD, Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
  • Sameer Prasada, MD, Wake Forest School of Medicine of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
  • Katharine Pomeroy Rooney, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Christine Marie Shanahan, MD, University of Virginia School of Medicine
  • Jeffrey William Shevach, MD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Arushi Singh, MD, Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Sneha Thatipelli, MD, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine
  • Chetan Venkata Vakkalagadda, MD, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine
  • Todd Daniel VanKerkhoff, MD, Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
  • Julie Jiabin Wu, MD, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine
  • Eleanor Lynn Yang, MD, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine
  • Monica Yang, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

 Medicine-Dermatology

Parul Kathuria, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

 Neurological Surgery

  • Constantine Karras, MD, Ohio State University College of Medicine
  • Aaron Hollis Palmer,MD, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
  • Siting Trybula, MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 Neurology

  • Jakita Danielle Baldwin, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Nikhil Arjun Dhuna, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Sara Joan Doyle, MD, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
  • Christina Marie Lineback, MD, University of Michigan Medical School
  • Alexandra Claudia Moise, MD, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • Rafal Sebastian Sobota, MD, PhD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • Jordan Standlee, MD, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine
  • Mengxuan Tang, MD, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine

 Obstetrics and Gynecology

  • Constants Roberta Adams, MD, Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine
  • Miriam Rose Ben Abdallah, MD, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine
  • Danielle Taryn Cipres, MD, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine
  • Susan Michelle Folsom, MD, University of Utah School of Medicine
  • Elizabeth Michael Isak, MD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine
  • Natasha Raj Kumar, MD, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
  • Evan Jacob Levy, MD, Yale School of Medicine
  • Emily Grace Lin, MD, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Christianne Persenaire, MD, New York University School of Medicine
  • Rosa Miller Polan, MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Lindsay Nicole Poston, MD, University of Chicago Division of the Biological Sciences The Pritzker School of Medicine
  • Rachita Sood, MD, MPH, University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine

 Ophthalmology

  • Nicholas Hackett, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Russell Huang, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Sameera Nadimpalli, MD, University of Pittsburgh
  • Robert Tauscher, MD, Vanderbilt University

 Orthopaedic Surgery

  • Matthew James Hartwell, MD, University of Michigan Medical School
  • Mia Margaret Helfrich, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Daniel J Johnson, MD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • Muhammad Yazid Mutawakkil, MD, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine at Hofstra University
  • Ognjen Stevanovic, MD, University of Kansas School of Medicine
  • Joseph Arnold Weiner, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

 Otolaryngology

  • Matthew Thomas Maksimoski, MD, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • Samuel David Racette, MD, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo
  • Karina Janis Yu, MD, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine

 Pathology

  • Taylor Bjorn Bronson, MD, Creighton University School of Medicine
  • David Joseph Escobar, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Daniel B Hodges, DO, University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Sharlene Helene C See, MD, University of the Philippines Manila College of Medicine

Investigator Track

  • Brian S Finkelman, MD, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

 Pediatrics

  • Daniel Raymond Balcarcel, MD, Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
  • Jennifer Ann Boles, MD, Drexel University College of Medicine
  • Ashley Elizabeth Bolin, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Lucas Bruton, MD, Rush Medical College of Rush University Medical Center
  • Mary Patricia Cavanaugh, MD, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Rachel Wing Sze Chang, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Angela Christine Chun, MD, Baylor College of Medicine
  • John Bookser Feister, MD, Ohio State University College of Medicine
  • Jeanne Frisby-Zedan, MD, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
  • Megan Renee Fuqua, MD, Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine
  • Javier Galan, MD, Duke University School of Medicine
  • Sofia Isabel Girod-Salgado, MD, University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio
  • Zachary Scott Hammer, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • James Douglas Hammond, II, MD, University of South Carolina School of Medicine
  • Meredith Amanda Jessica Johnson, MD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine
  • Sangitha Krishnan, MD, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine
  • Kelly Liesse, MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • Colin Mervak, MD, University of Michigan Medical School
  • Margaret Clare Nickels, MD, MPH, University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine
  • Kathryn Ellen Pavia, MD, University of Utah School of Medicine
  • Ann Carolyn Prybylowski, MD, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
  • Jane Alison Rivas, MD, University of Chicago Division of the Biological Sciences The Pritzker School of Medicine
  • Adrienne Nicole Smallwood, MD, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
  • Vincent Charles Spears, MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine - Rockford
  • Dhwanil Thakkar, MD, Saint Louis University School of Medicine
  • Leah Danielle Vance, MD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • Krista Marie Wager, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Kristin Ann Wood, MD, Boston University School of Medicine
  • Corey W Wynn, MD, New York Medical College
  • Audrey Nicole Young, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Xiaopei Zeng, MD, New York University School of Medicine

 Physical Medicine and Rehabilitations

  • Kathryn Anne Altonji, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Kelly Brander, DO, Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University
  • Ellen Marie Farr, MD, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • Cameron Lee I Fausett, MD, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
  • Stephen Louis Leb, MD, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
  • George Ross Malik, MD, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Emily Rebecca Marquez, MD, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Southwestern Medical School
  • Sindhoori Nalla, DO, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Ryan Paul Nussbaum, DO, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Punit Mayankkumar Patel, DO, Western University of Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific
  • Lauren Elizabeth Woo, MD, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Dayna Michelle Yorks, DO, University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine

 Plastic Surgery

  • Julian Lee Klosowiak, MD, PhD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Jonathan P Massie, MD, New York University School of Medicine

 Preliminary Medicine

  • Kelsey Shannon Flood, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Mary Elizabeth Lohman, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Neurology

  • Jakita Danielle Baldwin, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Nikhil Arjun Dhuna, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Sara Joan Doyle, MD, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
  • Christina Marie Lineback, MD, University of Michigan Medical School
  • Alexandra Claudia Moise, MD, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • Rafal Sebastian Sobota, MD, PhD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

 Preliminary Surgery

  • Nkoli Vanessa Akaolisa, MD, Stony Brook University School of Medicine
  • Jory Steven Bond, MD, University of Michigan Medical School
  • Martin Errea, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Simer Kaur Grewal, MD, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Southwestern Medical School
  • Kimberly Anne Helseth, MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • Matthew Adam Pilecki, MD, MBA, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

 Psychiatry

  • Emma Ashley Babb, MD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine
  • Eugene Michael Cozza, MD, PhD, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
  • Karla Maria Garcia-Huerta, MD, University of Chicago Division of the Biological Sciences The Pritzker School of Medicine
  • Bowie Han, MD, University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
  • Veronika Hanko, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Jacqueline Jennifer Hirsch, MD, New York University School of Medicine
  • Liza Corinna Lichtenfeld, MD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine
  • Zachary John Schwab, MD, University of Kansas School of Medicine

 Radiation Oncology

  • Seung Won Seol, MS, MD, Gachon University School of Medicine
  • Timothy Luigino Sita, MD, PhD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

 Thoracic Surgery

Andre Young Son, MS, MD, New York University School of Medicine

 Urology

  • Lauren Cooley, MD, PhD, Virginia Commonwealth
  • Matthew Hudnall, MD, University of California San Francisco
  • Jeremy Lai, MD, MBA,  Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Minh Pham, MD, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill

 Vascular Surgery

Andres Guerra, MD, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Southwestern Medical School