Current Emergency Medicine Residents

​​​​​​​​​Class of 2019Class of 2020​​Class of 2021​​Class of 2022​​

Class of 2019


Ashely Alker, MD, MPH


Hometown: San Diego, CA

Medical School: Geroge Washington University School of Medicine

Master of Public Health: Harvard University School of Public Health

Extracurricular interests:Waterpolo, foreign languages, SCUBA.

Professional interests: Global medicine, public health, immigrant health.

Heather Boynton, MD


Hometown: Stamford, CT

Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine

Master of Arts: Princeton University

Extracurricular interests:Food, wine, travel, books, old jazz, being on the water, trying to understand the German speakers in my house ("Mama you said it different")

Professional interests: Global emergency medicine, prehospital medicine, remote medical care.

Obi Chidi, MD, MPH


Hometown: Visalia, CA

Medical School: University of Colorado School of Medicine

Masters of Public Health: Boston University School of Public Health

Extracurricular interests : Fitness, cooking, good food, new technology, traveling, playing most sports and skiing.

Professional interests : Critical care, toxicology, education, event medicine and sports medicine.

Kelly DiLorenzo, MD, MPH


Hometown: Portland, OR

Medical School: Georgetown

Extracurricular interests : Anything outdoors, active and adventurous. I love running, hiking, skiing, playing basketball, rock climbing and yoga. I am a big foodie and love finding new restaurants.​

Professional interests : global health, sports medicine, wilderness medicine, pediatric emergency medicine, public health.

Jesse Guittard, MD


Hometown: San Francisco, CA

Medical School: Tulane University School of Medicine

Masters of Business Administration: Stanford Graduate School of Business

Extracurricular interests : Surfing, backpacking, gardening, African literature, everything related to chocolate, and hanging out with my awesome wife!

Professional interests : Operations & logistics, healthcare management, disaster medicine, medical devices.

Trisha Morshed, MD


Hometown: Portland, OR

Medical School: University of Arizona College of Medicine Phoenix

Extracurricular interests : Partner acrobatics, hiking, backpacking, rock climbing, weightlifting.

Professional interests: Global health

Matt Nolan, MD


Hometown: Palo Alto, CA

Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine

Extracurricular interests: Photography, guitar, woodworking, hiking/camping, aspiring surfer, former college soccer player

Professional interests: Hospital management, medical education, patient advocacy


Frannie Rudolf, MD


Hometown: Mercer Island, WA

Medical School: Northwestern University

Extracurricular interests: Running, skiing, being on the water doing almost any water sport, comedy, traveling, and spending as much time as possible with my friends and family.

Professional interests: International emergency medicine, EMS, education, and who knows what else!

Pete Solomon, MD


Hometown: Woodbridge, CT

Medical School: Tufts University School of Medicine

Extracurricular interests: SCUBA diving, skiing, hiking, travel, cooking, fitness, football, and hopefully learning to surf soon.

Professional interests: Ultrasound, disaster medicine, toxicology.

Class of 2020


Jessica Brice, MD

Hometown: Burley, Idaho

Medical School: University of Washington

Extracurricular Interests: Basketball, running, hiking, camping, golf, wakeboarding, good wine/beer, piano, reading, traveling to South America

Professional Interests: Critical care, administration, adolescent medicine 

Matthew Correia, MD

Hometown: Pacific Palisades, California

Medical School: ​​Vanderbilt University

Extracurricular Interests: Hiking, skiing, fishing, Roku, tending to my carnivorous plants collection, cooking, eating, reading (food blogs to figure out what I'll make next), repeatedly opening the refrigerator thinking that something new is going to magically appear, and traveling to South America 

Future interests: Toxicology and environmental justice 

Sam Frenkel, MD


Hometown: Washington, DC

Medical School: ​Georgetown University School of Medicine

Extracurricular Interests: Soccer, running, hiking, rock climbing, skiing, volleyball, DC sports, country music, and my silly dog

Professional Interests:  Medical Education, Ultrasound (specifically guided blocks), Wilderness Medicine, Traveling to South America

Aaron Lee, MD

Hometown: Palos Verdes, California

Medical School: UCSD

Extracurricular interests: traveling, running, hiking/camping/backpacking, skiing, ice climbing, piano, tech, cars, power tools, Marvel movies, traveling to South America

 Professional interests: wilderness/austere medicine, international/global health, expedition medicine, EMS/disaster medicine, cruise ship medicine, opioid use in the ED, QI, administration​​

Samantha McGlone, MD

​Hometown: St Catherines, Ontario, Canada

Medical School: ​University of Arizona, Tucson

Extracurricular Interests: Running, stand up paddle boarding, yoga, hanging out with 1 year olds.  Traveling to South America

Professional Interests:  Resident Wellness, Critical care

Vishnu Parthasarathy, MD

Hometown: Bangalore, India

Graduate:  UCSD (Master of Science in​ Neuroscience)

Medical School: UCSD

Extracurricular Interes​ts: Rock climbing, tennis, hiking, camping, beer brewing/drinking, amateur painting, shower karaoke, smelling things, eating other people's food, yelling obscenities at my dog in an endearing voice, NPR, traveling to South America

Professional Interests: Ultrasound, Education, Global Health, Cost Effective Healthcare Practices 

Jack Storey, MD

Hometown: Spokane, Washington

Medical School: University of Washington

JD:  Columbia Law School

Extracurricular Interests: trail biking, pale ales, petting dogs, finding new music via KCRW, culinary adventures, functional fitness, adopting succulents, karaoke, traveling to Latin America

Professional Interests: toxicology, the relationship between primary care and emergency care, suicide prevention, healthcare delivery and administration ​​

Megan   Tresenriter, MD

Hometown: ​Modesto, California

Medical School: UC Davis

Extracurricular Interests: Backpacking and outdoor activities, snowboarding, vegetarian eating and cooking, tiny houses, learning new languages, singing, my pet cat Theodore, traveling to South America

Professional Interests: Medical education, physician wellness and burnout, austere medicine

Claire Wang, MD

Hometown: Hsinchu, Taiwan

Medical School: Boston University

Extracurricular Interests: Video games, yoga, singing, reading, hiking, kayaking, visiting animal shelters, general adventures, amusement parks, eating/cooking/baking, traveling to South America.

Professional interests: Ultrasound, sports medicine, opioid use in the ED​

Class of 2021

Ioan Belovarski, MD, MPH

Hometown: Germany

Medical School: University of New Mexico

Graduate School: University of New Mexico                                                                

Extracurricular interests: Rock climbing/safety, backpacking, diving, building/repairing computers, woodworking, landscaping.

Professional interests: Internationally in resource-limited areas, using the skillsets of wilderness medicine and public health education and ultrasound as they relate to program development and resident training overseas. 

Max Caccese, MD

Hometown: San Luis Obispo, CA

Medical School: UCLA

Extracurricular interests: Backpacking, camping, hiking, trail running, rock climbing, surfing, SCUBA, travel, watercolor painting, German folk songs.

Professional Interests: Medical education, global health, ultrasound and wilderness medicine 

Craig Kutz, MD, PhD

Hometown: Sheboygan, Wisconsin

Medical School: Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine

Extracurricular interests: Aviation, Aerospace, Skydiving, SCUBA, sprint triathlons, former Santa Claus/ Iron Man Aquarium Diver.

Professional Interests: Aerospace Medicine, Undersea and Hyperbarics Medicine, HEMS 

Ben Liotta, MD

Hometown: Washington, DC

Med School: UCSF

Extracurricular Interests: Lived in China for 5 years, whitewater kayaking, surfing, cycling, hiking, avid reader, amateur carpenter and potter.

Professional Interests: Health policy & systems, pharma/device industry, international health, sports med, wilderness med 

Dennis Liu, MD

Hometown: Easton, Pennsylvania

Med School: Northwestern

Extracurricular Interests: Avid surfer, former competitive swimmer, weight lifting, basketball, former UC Berkeley water boy.

Professional Interests: Critical care, toxicology, sports medicine, and medical education.  

Cole Nelson, MD

Hometown: Albuquerque, New Mexico

Medical School: University of New Mexico

Extracurricular activities: Extreme sports, rock climbing, kayaking, skydiving, mountain biking, flipping houses.

Professional interests: Sports medicine and toxicology.  

Rahul Nene, MD

Hometown: Nairobi, Kenya

Medical School: UCSD

Extracurricular Interests: Beach volleyball, running, hiking, traveling, white water rafting, fluent in swahili.

Professional Interests: Clinical and translational research, oncologic emergencies, physician wellness 

Emily Sbiroli, MD

Hometown: Queens, New York

Medical school: SUNY Downstate College of Medicine

Extracurricular interests: Environmental conservation, modern art and painting, swimming, avid interest in quantum physics.

Professional interests: Peds EM, Disaster EM, and Environmental Sustainability in Medicine  

Michael Self, MD

Hometown: Arlington, Texas

Medical school: Northwestern

Extracurricular interests: Avid surfer, hiking, backpacking, distance running, spending time with family, formerly worked in pharmaceutical development.

Professional interests: Medical education, toxicology, wilderness medicine and more to be determined 

Eileen Shi, MD

Hometown: Houston, Texas

Medical school: UCSD

Extracurricular interests: A cappella - soprano, oil painting, novice archer, hiking, cooking.

Professional interests: Still searching... interested in ultrasound, simulation, or medical tech. 

Class of 2022

Thomas Allen, MD

Hometown: Coeur d' Alene, ID

Medical School: Uniformed Services University F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine                                                 

Extracurricular interests: Skiing, hiking, spearfishing, being with my family

Professional interests:Wilderness medicine, tactical and operational medicine 

Bryan Bisanz, MD

Hometown:Park Ridge, IL

Medical School: Loyola University Chicago School of Medicine

Extracurricular interests:Playing basketball; watching hockey; hiking; home beer brewing; tacos; history, trivia, and all things trivial  

Professional Interests: Sports medicine, administrative and health policy, wilderness medicine, ultrasound 

Morgan Carlile, MD

Hometown:Rolla, MO  

Medical School: University of Missouri Columbia School of Medicine

Extracurricular interests:Finding the best pastries in any city, backpacking the US National Parks, hiking, dinghy sailing, scuba diving, jogging, and losing my dignity on the golf course  

Professional Interests: Wilderness and austere medicine, flight medicine and aerospace critical care, medical technology development

Tamara Casas, MD

Hometown: San Diego, CA 

Med School: Hofstra University Hofstra Northwall School of Medicine

Extracurricular Interests:Fitness, traveling, water sports, watching soccer (huge Real Madrid/ Spain fan!) wine, cooking/ baking  

Professional Interests: International EM, ultrasound and education

Nathan Finch, MD

Hometown: Chicago, IL

Med School: Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine

Extracurricular Interests:Music and playing guitar, Chicago and Wisconsin Badgers sports teams, crime thriller TV shows, running, traveling, cheese fries  

Professional Interests: Patient advocacy, education, critical care

Brenna Hogue, MD

Hometown:Concord, CA  

Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine

Graduate: Boston University

Extracurricular activities:Beach, soccer, craft breweries, documentaries, going to shows of all kinds (musical theater, comedy shows, concerts, art shows etc.), trying new restaurants, petting dogs, tending to my cute succulents  

Professional interests: Medical Education, Sports Medicine, Critical Care, LGBT Health, Substance Abuse and Addiction Medicine

Kaitlin McIntyre, MD

Hometown:Syracuse, NY  

Medical School: University of Miami Leonard M Miller School of Medicine

Extracurricular Interests:Exploring national parks, traveling, hiking, biking, camping, running, watching college football and basketball  

Professional Interests:Wilderness/Disaster Medicine, Sports Medicine  

Henry Montilla Guedez, MD

Hometown: Barquisimeto, Venezuela

Medical school: Penn State Univeristy College of Medicine

Extracurricular interests:Photography, the beach, hiking, documentaries, cooking, trying new food, exploring new places, and traveling  

Professional interests: International medicine, disaster medicine, and working with underserved populations. Public health and in the disparities that patients encounter when seeking healthcare  

Casey Smith, MD

Hometown:Glendale, AZ  

Medical school: University of Arizona College of Medicine

Extracurricular interests:Songwriting, playing music, ice hockey, rock climbing, mountain biking, SCUBA, powered paragliding  

Professional interests: EMS, hyperbaric medicine, wilderness medicine, physician wellness

Jennifer Stone, MD

Hometown:Mill Valley, CA  

Medical school: University of North Carolina Chapel Hill School of Medicine

Extracurricular interests: Being active and outdoors, mountain and road biking, water and snow skiing, trail running, standup paddling, polo, hammocks, and good books.  

Professional interests:Sports Medicine, Wilderness Medicine, Ultrasound, Design  

Benjamin Supat, MD

Hometown: Arroyo Grande, CA

Medical school: University of California, San Diego

Extracurricular interests:Spending time with family, fitness, traveling, board games, social dancing, beach volleyball, attempting to learn guitar  

Professional interests:Public health, medical education, increasing access to care for underserved populations