Current Residents

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Graduating in 2017

USF Morsani College of Medicine

Undergraduate: University of Florida

Year graduating from residency: Class of 2017

Field of Interest: Ultrasound

Fellowship Interest: Ultrasound

Hometown: Bradenton, FL

Hobbies: running, soccer, BEACH! cooking

Why USF? USF EM had everything I wanted in an EM residency program: level 1 trauma, regional burn center, peds ER, great people (residents, attendings, nurses, everyone!), and overall great place to live and work.Something about you: I'm a born-and-raised Florida girl who grew in up the beautiful Bradenton/Sarasota area (best beaches in the world), relocated to the Swamp for undergrad (Go Gators!) and came to Tampa for my master's and medical school. I'm a former microbiologist (yes, I have my own microscope at home...) and former IM resident who loves the outdoors, hates the cold, and can't wait to follow in my dad's footsteps as an EM doc :)
Medical University of the Americas

Undergraduate: Univ of Alabama (for 2 ½ yrs, then transferred to NYU -> graduated with BS in Nursing from NYU

Year graduating from residency: Class of 2017

Field of Interest: Critical Care / Internal Medicine (I’m completing my Internal Medicine Residency at SUNY Downstate this year) (I eventually want to split my time between Medicine/ICU and EM)

Fellowship Interest: Critical Care

Hometown: Seminole, FL

Hobbies: Rollerblading, Tennis, Horseback Riding, Hiking
University of Florida College of Medicine

Undergraduate: University of Florida

Year graduating from residency: Class of 2017

Field of Interest: Ultrasound, EMS, Wilderness Medicine

Fellowship Interest:Ultrasound, EMS, or Administration

Hometown: Sarasota, FL

Hobbies: SCUBA, Sailing, Playing GuitarWhy USF? USF EM catapulted to the top of my rank list because I decided I wanted to train in a high-volume urban environment that would push me to my limit on every shift. Demonstrated emphasis on ultrasound training, simulation, and global outreach showed me that my interests would be actively supported by the faculty. Fellowship opportunities enhanced by unique partnerships in government and industry provided me with further reassurance of superior training and prospects as a future attending physician. The offer to learn my craft in a new, waterfront emergency department from veteran clinicians and educators was one that I couldn't decline!Something about you: you: I've been to the summit of nearly every major peak of the Green Mountain range

Anything Else: GO GATORS!
University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Undergraduate: Cornell University

Year graduating from residency: Class of 2017

Field of Interest: EM - Critical Care

Fellowship Interest: Critical Care

Hometown: Bethel, CT

Hobbies: Ice Hockey, Snowboarding, Travel

Why USF? I fell in love with the people, the location, and the excellent training opportunities. It was the perfect fit.

Something about you: I used to work at a winery / vineyard in upstate NY.

Anything Else: Go UCONN Basketball!
Tulane University School of Medicine

Undergraduate: Michigan State University

Year graduating from residency: Class of 2017

Field of Interest: Critical Care, Medical Education

Fellowship Interest: Critical CareHometown: Dearborn, MI

Hobbies: running, triathlons, scuba diving, snowboarding, travel, cooking

Why USF? I rotated as a visiting student and loved it from the first moment. The residents seemed happy and I felt that I fit in. I felt that the diverse patient population and acuity would prepare me well.

Something about you: In January, I eloped in Telluride, CO. We said our vows on a chairlift, during a blizzard. I’m still not used to being called Matthews.
University of Illinois College of Medicine

Undergraduate: Duke University

Year graduating from residency: Class of 2017

Field of Interest: Health Disparities, Medical Education, EMS

Fellowship Interest: Sports Medicine

Hometown: Chi-town! (Chicago, IL)

Hobbies: violin, running, traveling, cooking, making Rainbow Loom bracelets with my daughter

Why USF? It seemed like an awesome place to train with fun residents and extremely dedicated faculty. I’m confident USF will prepare me for any EM setting upon graduation.

Something about you: I’ve played in the Sydney Opera House, I Bleed Blue - Go DUKE!!!
University of Florida College of Medicine

Undergraduate: University of Florida

Year graduating from residency: Class of 2017

Hometown: Valrico, FL

Hobbies: Golf, weight lifting, Lightning hockey

Why USF? The city, the weather, the ED, the heterogenous patient population, and I really enjoyed my externship during 4th year here.

Something about you: I couples matched here with my fiance, Florence who will be completing her Dermatology residency at USF, by the time we start residency we will be married.
University of South Carolina School of Medicine

Undergraduate: Coastal Carolina University

Year graduating from residency: Class of 2017

Field of Interest: Ultrasound, Pediatric EM, medical education

Fellowship Interest: Ultrasound

Hometown: Collegeville, PA

Hobbies: : running, lifting, Philadelphia Eagles football, anything outdoors

Why USF? Most down to earth people that seemed like they worked hard, but played hard and always made time for their families. Residents just seemed so happy, both professionally and personally.

Something about you: I have ridiculously small feet and wear a 2.5 kid’s size shoe.
USF Morsani College of Medicine

Graduate: University of South Florida

Undergraduate: University of Florida

Year graduating from residency: Class of 2017

Field of Interest: International Medicine

Fellowship Interest: International Medicine

Hometown: Stuart, FL

Hobbies: Eating, Travelling, Soccer, Mountain Biking, Running, Playing drums

Why USF? It's a strong program with great people and a diverse patient population in a city that I love.

Something about you: I taught high school in Jacksonville, FL before medical school
USF Morsani College of Medicine

Undergraduate: California State University San Marcos

Year graduating from residency: Class of 2017

Fellowship Interest: International Medicine

Hometown: Sumter, SC

Hobbies: Motorcycles, cars, running, reading

Why USF? I picked USF EM because not only does it provide a wide range of exposure within the field but it also has an excellent staff of attendings and residents within an environment conducive to learning.

Something about you: I completed an enlistment within the United States Navy before enrolling in medical school. I enjoy traveling and taking on new challenges!

Graduating in 2018

St. George's University School of Medicine

Undergraduate: McGill University

Year graduating from residency: Class of 2018
University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine

Undergraduate: Wesleyan University

Year graduating from residency: Class of 2018
American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine

Undergraduate: Vanderbilt University

Year graduating from residency: Class of 2018
University of Alabama School of Medicine

Undergraduate: Northwestern University

Year graduating from residency: Class of 2018
USF Health Morsani College of Medicine

Undergraduate: Vanderbilt University

Year graduating from residency: Class of 2018
USF Health Morsani SELECT MD Program

Undergraduate: California State Polytechnic University

Year graduating from residency: Class of 2018
University of Florida College of Medicine

Undergraduate: Florida International University

Year graduating from residency: Class of 2018
University of Florida College of Medicine

Undergraduate: University of Tampa

Year graduating from residency: Class of 2018
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

Undergraduate: Hendrix College

Year graduating from residency: Class of 2018
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

Undergraduate: University of Miami

Year graduating from residency: Class of 2018

Graduating in 2019

Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine
University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
University of Virginia School of Medicine
Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine
USF Health Morsani College of Medicine
University of Alabama School of Medicine
USF Health Morsani College of Medicine
American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine

Fellows

Kornicki, Adam, MD

Critical Care Fellow

Reginald Saint-Hillaire, MD

Administrative Fellow, MBA Candidate