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PGY-1s

Carnie Acier, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine
Hometown: Miami, FL
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Alexa Allotta, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Hometown: Staten Island, NY
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Jacob Arnold, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine
Hometown: Doylestown, PA
Neighborhood: East Rock
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Emily Behling, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Child Psychology/SOLNIT
Med School: University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Allison Bradley, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University
Hometown: Mansfield, MA
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Vanessa Cedarbaum, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Hometown: Flemington, NJ
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Benjamin Dylik, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Drexel University College of Medicine
Hometown: Hamburg, NY
Neighborhood: Downtown/The Hill
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Erica Heiden, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Tufts University School of Medicine
Hometown: Wellesley, MA
Neighborhood: East Rock/Prospect Hill
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Tiffany Ho, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Hometown: Bensalem, PA
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Sarah Householder, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics
Med School: Columbia University

Monique Huertas, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine
Hometown: Bayamón, PR
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Joshua Hyman, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics
Med School: Yale School of Medicine

Rishi Jaswaney, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Rush Medical College of Rush University Medical Center
Hometown: Raleigh, NC
Neighborhood: East Rock
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Lucille Kohlenberg, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics
Med School: Yale School of Medicine
Hometown: Elm Grove, WI
Neighborhood: East Rock
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Emily Krasnow, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
Hometown: Wyckoff, NJ
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Elianny Lantigua Guichardo, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo (INTEC) Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud
Hometown: Dominican Republic

Jacob Lister, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Child Psychology/SOLNIT
Med School: Yale School of Medicine

Christopher Myers, II, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Hometown: Essex, CT

Alex O’Donovan, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
Hometown: Somerville, MA
Neighborhood: Westville
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Luisa Ortiz, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: State University of New York Upstate Medical University
Hometown: White Plains, NY
Neighborhood: New Haven
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Angela Osei-Bonsu, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Child Neurology
Med School: Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology School of Medical Sciences
Hometown: Nsuta/Mampong, Ghana

Paul Park, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Child Neurology
Med School: Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Hometown: Old Tappan, NJ
Neighborhood: Branford, CT
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Jonathan Popham, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: University of Maryland School of Medicine
Hometown: Fairfax, VA
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Katie Prochownik, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA
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Mohammed Sayeem, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Hometown: Dhaka, Bangladesh /Cheshire, CT

Naa Sey, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Howard University College of Medicine
Hometown: Kumasi, Ghana/Warrenton, VA

Julia Sherman, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: University of Massachusetts T.H. Chan School of Medicine
Hometown: Newton, MA
Neighborhood: Downtown

Almasa Talovic, MD

Year: PGY-1
Program: Combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics
Med School: State University of New York Upstate Medical Center College of Medicine

PGY-2s

Becky Adu, MD

Year: PGY-2
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Hometown: New Jersey
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Ife Aridegbe, MD, MPH

Year: PGY-2
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Hometown: Avenel, NJ
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Alex Ashinoff, MD

Year: PGY-2
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Boston University School of Medicine
Hometown: New Rochelle, NY
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Demiana Azmy, MD

Year: PGY-2
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Albany Medical College
Hometown: Madison, CT
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Lauren Baron, MD, MPH&TM

Year: PGY-2
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Howard University College of Medicine
Hometown: Marietta, GA
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Sean Bickerton, MD, PhD

Year: PGY-2
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Yale School of Medicine
Hometown: Topsfield, MA
Neighborhood: Hamden, CT
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Amy Blasini, MD

Year: PGY-2
Program: Combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics
Med School: University of Michigan Medical School

Nashid Chaudhury, MD, PhD

Year: PGY-2
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Yale School of Medicine

June Criscione, MD

Year: PGY-2
Program: Combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics
Med School: Yale School of Medicine
Hometown: Albany, NY
Neighborhood: East Rock
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Faith Crittenden, MD, MPH

Year: PGY-2
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Grad School: Yale School of Public Health
Hometown: Windsor, CT
Neighborhood: West Haven, CT
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Anna Delamerced, MD, MSc.

Year: PGY-2
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: The Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University
Hometown: Cincinnati, OH
Neighborhood: East Rock
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Andrea Devaris, MD

Year: PGY-2
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine
Hometown: San Germán, PR
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Britt Dioneda, MD

Year: PGY-2
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine
Hometown: St. Louis, MO
Neighborhood: Westville
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Alex Green, MD

Year: PGY-2
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Wayne State University School of Medicine

Sofia Halperin-Goldstein, MD

Year: PGY-2
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Tufts University School of Medicine
Hometown: Lexington, MA
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Isabella Joslin, MD

Year: PGY-2
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Perelman School of Medicine at University of Pennsylvania
Hometown: Cambridge, MA
Neighborhood: East Rock
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Maniya Kasaiyan, MD

Year: PGY-2
Program: Child Neurology
Med School: Hamedan University of Medical Sciences

Desiree Leverette, MD

Year: PGY-2
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Meharry Medical College
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Rima Madan Spiezio, MD

Year: PGY-2
Program: Child Neurology
Med School: State University of New York Upstate Medical University
Hometown: Bethpage, NY
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Luba Margai, MD

Year: PGY-2
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Tufts University School of Medicine
Hometown: Vestal, NY
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Nathan Maris, MD

Year: PGY-2
Program: Combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics
Med School: University of Washington School of Medicine
Hometown: Seattle, WA
Neighborhood: East Rock
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Mehr Mathew, MD

Year: PGY-2
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Hometown: Edgewater, NJ
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Ruchit Nagar, MD

Year: PGY-2
Program: Combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics
Med School: Harvard Medical School

Krissy Obiakor, MD, MS

Year: PGY-2
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Rush Medical College of Rush University
Hometown: Shorewood/Milwaukee, WI (S.O. MIDWEST!!)
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Vanessa Perez, MD

Year: PGY-2
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Hometown: The Bronx, NY
Neighborhood: Branford, CT
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Kia Stroughton, MD, MPH

Year: PGY-2
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: State University of New York Upstate Medical University
Hometown: The Bronx, NY
Neighborhood: Hamden, CT
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PGY-3s

Jessica Ashley, MD, MPH

Year: PGY-3
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Hometown: Atlanta, GA/New York, NY
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Nicholas Barresi, MD

Year: PGY-3
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Hometown: Chatham, NJ
Neighborhood: Fair Haven Heights (New Haven)
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Brendan Barry, MD

Year: PGY-3
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Hometown: North Hampton, NH
Neighborhood: East Rock
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Elizabeth Cai, MD, MBA

Year: PGY-3
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Grad School: Rutgers Business School
Hometown: Tarrytown, NY
Neighborhood: Downtown-ish
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McKenna Campbell-Potter, MD

Year: PGY-3
Program: Combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics
Med School: University of Minnesota Medical School
Hometown: Eden Prairie, MN
Neighborhood: Whitneyville area of Hamden!
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Hiba Elfadeel, MBChB

Year: PGY-3
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: University of Benghazi Faculty of Medicine
Hometown: Benghazi, Libya
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Megan Feick, MD

Year: PGY-3
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Hometown: Newark, DE
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Jodi Forward, MD

Year: PGY-3
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Tufts University School of Medicine
Hometown: Sherborn, MA
Neighborhood: Hamden, CT
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Rohaum Hamidi, MD

Year: PGY-3
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: California Northstate University College of Medicine
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Clea Harris, MD

Year: PGY-3
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Sackler School of Medicine New York State/American Program of Tel Aviv University
Hometown: Woodbridge, CT
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Michael He, MD

Year: PGY-3
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Texas Tech El Paso – Paul L. Foster School of Medicine
Hometown: Beaumont, TX
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Jake Keaney, MD

Year: PGY-3
Program: Combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics
Med School: Yale School of Medicine
Hometown: Hingham, MA
Neighborhood: Wooster Square
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Jennifer Lawson, MD

Year: PGY-3
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Hometown: New Milford, CT
Neighborhood: East Rock
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Galen Nailor, MD

Year: PGY-3
Program: Combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics
Med School: Meharry Medical College
Hometown: Houston, TX
Neighborhood: Wooster Square
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Eesha Natarajan, MBBS

Year: PGY-3
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: B. J. Medical College, Pune
Hometown: Pune, India
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Matt O’Brien, MD

Year: PGY-3
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Frank H Netter School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University
Hometown: Wilton, CT
Neighborhood: Westville
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Nishant Pandya, MD, MPH

Year: PGY-3
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Grad School: Thomas Jefferson School of Population Health
Hometown: Allentown, PA
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Madalyn Petrillo, MD

Year: PGY-3
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Cooper Medical School of Rowan University
Hometown: Haddonfield, NJ
Neighborhood: East Rock
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Devika Sparks, MD

Year: PGY-3
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Hometown: Wallingford, CT
Neighborhood: Wooster Square
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Max Tarica, MD

Year: PGY-3
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Medical College of Georgia
Hometown: Alpharetta, GA
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Lizzie Tepler, MD

Year: PGY-3
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Hometown: Harrison, NY
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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Natalle Yu, MD

Year: PGY-3
Program: Combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics
Med School: New York Medical College
Hometown: Hong Kong and Melbourne, Australia
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Angela Zeigler, MD, PhD

Year: PGY-3
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: University of Virginia School of Medicine
Grad School: University of Virginia
Hometown: Clemson, SC
Neighborhood: Hamden, CT
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Shirley Zhao, MD

Year: PGY-3
Program: Categorical Pediatrics
Med School: University of California San Francisco School of Medicine
Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Neighborhood: Downtown New Haven
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