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Class of 2026 - T32 - Research


Mark Barahman, MD, PhD
Hometown:  Ashdod, Israel and New York City
Undergraduate / Medical School: CUNY Macaulay Honors College @ College of Staten Island, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Favorite thing about UCSD: Amazing natural resources nearby, exceptionally smart and kind people
Favorite thing to do in San Diego: Outdoor activities with my family and friends, hunt for tasty brew
Fun fact:  I enjoy climbing frozen waterfalls
Favorite taco in San Diego: Lucha Libre


Krister Barkovich, MD, PhD
Hometown:  Mill Valley, CA
Undergraduate / Medical School: UC Berkeley / UCSF SOM
Favorite thing about UCSD: the people, the research environment
Favorite thing to do in San Diego: Beach running
Fun fact: I have backpacked over 600 miles in the Sierras
Favorite taco in San Diego: Lucha Libre so far, but still exploring


Cody Keller, MD
Hometown:  Paducah, KY
Undergraduate / Medical School: University of Louisville, University of Louisville School of Medicine
Favorite thing about UCSD: the sincere comradery amongst residents and how approachable faculty are for mentorship
Favorite thing to do in San Diego: I love living downtown so I can explore the restaurants and breweries.
Fun fact: I’m a huge table tennis fan, hoping to get back into a club here
Favorite taco in San Diego: so far, it’s the birria queso taco from Serrano’s Street Tacos downtown


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