Emergency Medicine

Class of 2018

Medical School: St George’s University
Undergraduate (or other degrees): McGill University
Hometown: Montreal, Canada
Year Graduating From Residency: 2018
Field of Interest: International medicine and disaster medicine
Hobbies: Cooking, snowboarding, scuba diving, traveling, running
Why USF? I got an amazing vibe from the program on interview day. Level I trauma center, serves a diverse patient population, in a beautiful city
Something about you: I was on the Canadian short track speed skating National Team

Medical School: University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine
Undergraduate (or other degrees): Wesleyan, Berkeley
Hometown: Rochester, MN
Year Graduating From Residency: 2018
Field of Interest: Ultrasound, EMS, Toxicology, Research
Hobbies: Sports, Music, Sleeping
Why USF? Great program, city, location. The hospital has its own island...
Something about you: Did some Internal Med before seeing the light.

Medical School: American University of the Caribbean
Undergraduate (or other degrees): Vanderbilt University, BE: Biomedical Engineering, ME: Biomedical Engineering
Hometown: Kingsport, TN
Year Graduating From Residency: 2018
Field of Interest: International Medicine, Administration/Leadership
Hobbies: SEC Sports (Go Dores!), volleyball, wakeboarding, snow skiing, hanging with my dog, cooking, baking, fashion
Why USF? Wonderful people, excellent training, and a beautiful city!

Medical School: University of Alabama School of Medicine, M.D.
Undergraduate (or other degrees): Northwestern University, BA- Biology
Hometown: Anniston, AL
Year Graduating From Residency: 2018
Field of Interest: Ultrasound, Teaching, Administration/Leadership
Hobbies: Tennis, piano, travel, sporting events, concerts, etc

Medical School: USF MCOM
Undergraduate (or other degrees): Vanderbilt University, BA: Fine Arts and Spanish Literature
Hometown: Tallahassee, Fl
Year Graduating From Residency: 2018
Field of Interest: Wilderness Medicine, Global Health/Relief Work
Hobbies: backcountry snowsliding, bike riding, paddling with my dog, pretending to surf, any outdoor adventure!, traveling
Why USF? Strong program, diverse patient population, beautiful facility, and most of all, incredible people
Something about you: I can build a house from the foundation up - with straw/cob/rammed earth/tires...

Medical School: University of South Florida, Morsani COM
Undergraduate (or other degrees): Cal Poly - SLO, BS in Business Administration, Financial Mgmt and International Mgmt
UC Berkeley, Post-Baccalaureate Medical Sciences
Hometown: Stockton, CA
Year Graduating From Residency: 2018
Fields of Interest: Wilderness Medicine, Leadership and Advocacy, Education, Ultrasound
Hobbies: Running, Surfing, Kayaking, Hiking, Backpacking, Card Playing, International Travel
Why USF? I was looking for an outstanding EM Program with intense clinical exposure and dynamic leadership placed in an adventurous and vibrant city.
Something about you: I’ve been fortunate to have lived on the West Coast, on the Extreme West Coast (Hawaii), on the East Coast, in the Midwest and in Europe.

Medical School: University of Florida
Undergraduate: Emory University, MPH
Florida International University, BS
Hometown: Aux-Cayes, Haiti
Year Graduating From Residency: 2018
Field of Interest: Health Policy, Health disparities, International Medicine
Hobbies: Running, Kayaking, Video games, Soccer
Why USF? I wanted to be part of a program that could train great Emergency physicians and that would also help me grow my interest in Public Health and the choice was clear after my interview.
Something about you: I was born and raised in Haiti and moved to the US when I was 14 years old and one day, I would love to contribute to something sustainable there.

Medical School: University of Florida
Undergraduate: University of Tampa
Hometown: Land-O-Lakes, FL
Year Graduating From Residency: 2018
Field of Interest: addiction medicine, pain management, toxicology, personal finance, business management and entrepreneurialism
Hobbies/Interests: craft beer, home brewing, kayaking, science fiction and fantasy, politics, range shooting, financial independence
Something about you: I am motivated to train in addiction medicine and pain management, as Florida has been especially hard hit in the opioid epidemic. I plan on applying to the Addiction Medicine Program in Gainesville, FL in order to further my training in this area.

Medical School: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine -- Bradenton, Florida
Undergraduate: Hendrix College (Conway, Arkansas)
Hometown: Texarkana, Arkansas
Year Graduating From Residency: 2018
Fields of Interest: Ultrasound, Administration/Leadership
Hobbies: Hanging with my wife and furry family of dogs and cats, travel, sports, anything fun outside... Oh, and eating! And binge-watching Netflix/movies
Why USF? Short and simple answer -- the people and the place. Instant connection where I felt like I was home with family
Something about you: I try to get the most out of life and what it has to offer… I love to smile and laugh! (Smiling’s my favorite!)

Medical School: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine - Bradenton, FL
Undergraduate (or other degrees): BS - University of Miami (Go Canes!)
MS - University of South Florida
Hometown: Miami, FL
Year Graduating From Residency: 2018
Field of Interest: EMS/Disaster Medicine, Pediatric EM
Hobbies: cooking/eating, reading, going to the beach, spending time with friends and family
Why USF? Tampa is a great city with so many things to do, and this program is full of great people I love working with
Something about you: I’m a born and bred Florida native and I would adopt all kinds of dogs if I could