Emergency Medicine

Class of 2016

Medical School: Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
Undergraduate: United States Air Force Academy, BS Engineering Sciences. Wright State University, MS Mechanical Engineering
Hometown: Jupiter, FL
Year Graduating From Residency:2016
Hobbies: Time with family, experimenting with various chemotherapy regimens
Why USF? Great program with excellent teaching, leadership, and probably the best location you could ask for
Something else about me: Prior Air Force Officer/Civilian with experience in Flight Test, Weapons Development, and Chinese Military Intelligence Analyst

Medical School: Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans
Undergraduate: Louisiana State University
Year graduating from residency: Class of 2016½
Hometown: Mandeville, LA
Hobbies: any activities on/in/by the water, playing with my dogs and goats, horseback riding, writing music, cooking
Why USF? great people, great hospital, great location!

Medical School: Escuela Autonoma de Ciencias Medicas de Centro America (UCIMED) - Costa Rica
Undergraduate: Belmont Abbey College
Hometown: Johnson City,TN
Year Graduating From Residency: 2016
Field of Interest: Ultrasound/Critical Care
Hobbies: Soccer, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Surfing, Guitar/Music, Travel
Why USF? A team-oriented environment supported by excellent administrative, clinical, ancillary staff in a state of the art facility and locale that offers a diverse range of pathology/acuity for ideal Emergency Medicine training.

Medical School: Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Undergraduate: Boston University
Hometown: Burrillville, RI
Year Graduating from Residency: 2016
Field of Interest: Ultrasound, Critical Care
Hobbies: Weightlifting, fitness, sports/nutrition, music, beach, and family
Why USF? I felt at home the 1st week of my rotation - strong family oriented team approach. Well established program with a strong emphasis on critical care and clinical skills...and I can never get enough sunshine!

Medical School: New York Medical College, Class of 2013
Undergraduate: B.S. Exercise Physiology, The Univeristy of New Hampshire
Hometown: Huntington, NY
Year of Residency Graduation: 2016
Fields of Interest: Difficult Airway Management, Cardiac Resuscitation
Hobbies: New York Yankees fan, weightlifting, softball, home brewing.
Why USF? There's a strong sense of community here. Rotating as a student I was amazed by how the residents and attendings function more as a family than as co-workers. Plus, being poolside in February is not the worst thing in the world.
Something else about me: Avid Karaoke Singer

Medical School: St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada
Undergraduate: Florida Atlantic University
Home Town: Knoxville, TN
Year Graduating From Residency: 2016
Field of Interest: Ultrasound and Administration/Leadership
Hobbies: Scuba diving, snow skiing, cycling, boating, traveling, working out
Why USF? On initial contact with the program, I felt a sense of family. Everyone is friendly, helpful, and caring. I feel like I'm a part of an amazing team. Of course, location, location, location...an added bonus!

Medical School: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Undergraduate: University of Central Florida- BS in Molecular Biology and Microbiology
Hometown: Parkland, Florida
Year Graduating From Residency: 2016
Field of Interest: Ultrasound, critical care
Hobbies: Music, traveling, anything outdoors or near the beach/water, food, being hyper, family
Why USF? Fantastic and strong residency program with great training experience and an amazing group of residents, attendings, nurses, etc. We are all a big family! Tampa is a fun place to live, with the best weather and something to do whenever you want. I couldn't have asked for more.

Medical School: University of Vermont College of Medicine
Undergraduate: University of Miami, B.S.
Hometown: Burlington, Vermont
Year Graduating From Residency: 2016
Hobbies: Snowboarding, Scuba Diving, Mountain Biking, Golf, Tennis
Why USF? I chose USF simply because I wanted to learn in a busy Emergency Department with urban exposure without having to take a train, bus or subway to work every day. I think it was plain luck that I ended up in a program that happened to have attendings that treat me like a peer, state-of-the-art everything and some of the most friendly staff I have ever encountered. Without a doubt, I would not have been this happy anywhere else.

Medical School: Ruprecht-Karls-Universitaet Heidelberg, Germany and Karolinska Institutet Stockholm, Sweden
Hometown: Prague
Year Graduating From Residency: 2016
Field of Interest: Resuscitation, Arrhythmias, Ultrasound
Fellowship Interest: Intensive care
Hobbies: Underwater rugby, swimming
Why USF? strong team spirit

Medical School: University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
Hometown: St. Louis, MO
Year Graduating From Residency: 2016
Hobbies: I enjoy running with my dog, playing tennis with my wife, going to Lightning games and enjoying the warm weather and water of Florida.

Medical School: Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Undergraduate: B.S. in Neuroscience at Brigham Young University
Hometown: Gilbert, AZ
Year Graduating From Residency: 2016
Hobbies: volleyball, travel, camping, skiing
Why USF? Great hospital, great people, and a great place to live.

Medical School: M.D. - American University of the Caribbean
Undergraduate: B.S. - Central Michigan University
Masters: M.S. - Grand Valley State University (MI)
Hometown: Trenton, MI
Year Graduating from Residency: 2016
Field of Interest: Trauma/Ultrasound
Hobbies: Running, watching Michigan football and basketball, spending time with my wife and daughter.
Why USF? The program offers a great blend of high acuity patients, diversity, and excellent off-service rotations. It is also hard to beat the amazing weather.