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Current Neurology Residents

Aljoharah Alakkas Aljoharah Alakkas, MBBS
Hometown: Alkhobar, Saudi Arabia
Medical School: University of Dammam College of Medicine
Preliminary: Scripps Clinic and Scripps Green Hospital
Hobbies: traveling, spend time with my friends and family
Fanny Du Fanny Du, MD
Hometown: San Leandro, CA
Medical School: University of Michigan Medical School
Preliminary: Highland Hospital, Oakland, CA
Academic Interests: neuroimaging, localization, medical education
Hobbies: traveling abroad, taking my puppy to the beach, hiking
Thomas Hirschauer Thomas Hirschauer, MD, PhD
Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio
Medical School: Ohio State University
Preliminary: University of California, Irvine
Academic Interests: Neurophysiology
Hobbies: watching movies, crossword puzzles
Brandon Holbert Brandon Holbert, MD
Hometown: Los Gatos, CA
Medical School: Meharry Medical College
Preliminary: University of Arizona - Phoenix
Academic Interests: Cognitive, Epilepsy, Neuro-Onc
Hobbies: hitting the beach, running, hiking, camping, documentaries and social psych podcasts
Jenelle Raynowska Jenelle Raynowska, MD, MS
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Medical School: NYU
Preliminary: Lenox Hill
Academic Interests: Neuroimmunology, Neuro-ophthalmology
Hobbies: surfing, skiing, traveling
Robert Hess, MD
Hometown: Naperville, IL
Medical school: Rush Medical College
Internship: University of Illinois Medical Center
Academic interests: Medical education
Hobbies: cooking, crossword puzzles, weight lifting, golf, traveling, board games
Jonathan Peters Jonathan Peters, MD
Hometown: Silver Spring, Maryland
Medical school: Jacobs School of Medicine/Biomedical Sciences at University of Buffalo
Internship: UC Irvine Medical Center
Academic interests: Behavioral neurology, dementia, epilepsy
Hobbies: reading literature, creative writing including screenwriting, running, playing guitar
Harshika Satyarthi Harshika Satyarthi, MD, MPH
Hometown: Northridge, CA
Medical school: Temple University School of Medicine
Internship: UC Irvine Medical Center
Academic interests: Health systems research, neuro-ophthalmology, stroke, end-of-life care
Hobbies: collecting old and rare books, painting, hiking, trying new cuisine
Rebeka Sipma Rebeka Sipma, MD
Hometown: Ripon, CA
Medical school: Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Internship: UCSF Fresno Medical Center
Academic interests: Medical education
Hobbies: cooking/baking, running, singing/playing piano, painting, quilting, sewing
Michelle Tiem Michelle Tiem, MD
Hometown: Farmington, Utah
Medical School: University of Utah School of Medicine
Internship: UC Irvine Medical Center
Academic Interests: general neurology, medical education
Hobbies: tennis, traveling, watching basketball, baking
Dolores Torres Dolores Torres, MD
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Medical school: UC San Francisco School of Medicine
Internship: UCSF Fresno Medical Center
Academic interests: Neuroimmunology, multiple sclerosis
Hobbies: baking, grilling, exploring new hiking trails
Julia Bu Julia Bu, MD
Hometown: Riverside, CA
Medical school: Case Western Reserve University
Preliminary: UC Irvine
Academic interests: Stroke, Palliative Care
Hobbies: kickboxing, cooking new recipes, watching movies
Claire Davila Claire Davila, MD
Hometown: Concord, CA
Medical school: Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine
Preliminary: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
Academic interests: Stroke, Epilepsy, Medical Education
Hobbies: soccer, hiking
Chris Goyne Chris Goyne, MD
Hometown: Valparaiso, IN
Medical school: Indiana University
Preliminary: UC Irvine
Academic interests: Neuroimmunology, Neuromuscular
Hobbies: hiking, surfing, guitar, drawing/painting
​​Max Kazer ​​Max Kazer, MD
Hometown: Oak Park, IL
Medical school: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Preliminary: UC Irvine
Academic interests: Neurocritical Care, Medical Education
Hobbies: collecting vinyl, exploring national parks, playing Scrabble
Hoameng Ung Hoameng Ung, MD
Hometown: Long Beach, CA
Medical school: University of Pennsylvania
Preliminary: UC Irvine
Academic interests: Predictive Analytics, Translational Medicine
Hobbies: investing, cooking, traveling
Victoria Wu Victoria Wu, MD
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Medical school: UC San Diego School of Medicine
Preliminary: UC San Diego
Academic interests: Medical Education, Acute Neurology, Epilepsy
Hobbies: fitness, long walks, true crime documentaries/podcasts

 

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