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Justin Arndt, M.D.

Hometown: Long Beach, CA

Undergraduate: California State University of Long Beach

Medical School: Case Western Reserve

Hobbies: Surfing, weightlifting, hiking, dirt biking, football

 

Joseph Carpenter, M.D.

Hometown: Fort Lauderdale, FL

Undergraduate: Brown University

Medical School: Stanford University

Hobbies: Triathlon, hiking, food, pretty much anything outdoors

 

Nicole D'Arcy, M.D.

Hometown: Santa Cruz, CA

Undergraduate: Stanford University

Medical School: Stanford School of Medicine

Hobbies: Dancing, yoga, kayaking, singing, skiing, climbing, hiking

 

Amy Douglass, M.D.

Hometown: Palos Verdes, CA

Undergraduate: UCLA

Medical School: UCLA

Hobbies: Rock climbing, snowboarding, hiking, camping, traveling, coffee, eating mint chip ice cream, hanging out with friends and family

 

Tasha Fernando, M.D.

Hometown: West Hills, CA

Undergraduate: UCLA

Medical School: UCLA/Drew Medical Education Program

Hobbies: Traveling, hiking, eating, drinking boba, yoga

 

Andrew Gausepohl, M.D.

Hometown: Fallbrook, CA

Undergraduate: USC

Medical School: USC

Hobbies: Running, golfing, USC football, beach bonfires

 

Anne Godbout, M.D. (Chief Resident)

Hometown: St. Paul, MN

Undergraduate: College of St. Scholastica (Duluth, MN)

Medical School: St. Louis University

Hobbies: Running, music, basketball, friends, eating pickles

 

Kurt Hansen, M.D.

Hometown: La Verne, CA

Undergraduate: UCLA

Medical School: UC Davis School of Medicine

Hobbies: Crossfit, golf, spending time with family, watching LA sports

 

Colin Hoff, M.D.

Hometown: Middleton, WI

Undergraduate: University of Wisconsin

Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin

Hobbies: Swimming, biking, running, waterskiing, water polo, Wisconsin sports teams

 

Yinjiang (Ann) Huang, M.D.

Hometown: Chongqing, China and Los Angeles, CA

Undergraduate: UCLA

Medical School: St. Louis University

Hobbies: Hiking, climbing, scuba diving, being outdoors, basketball, board games, spicy food, exotic food, weird movies, traveling

 

Valerie Huckaby, M.D.

Hometown: Orange, CA

Undergraduate: UCSD

Medical School: Creighton University School of Medicine

Hobbies: Dancing, international travel, yoga, rock climbing, surfing, hiking, camping, paleolithic cooking, microbrews, red wine, live music, art, glass blowing, reading

Benjamin Isakson, M.D. (Chief Resident)

Hometown: Sacramento, CA

Undergraduate: UCSD

Medical School: Boston University

Hobbies: Surfing, hiking, skiing, fishing, playing with my dogs, painting, dishing out ping-pong destruction

 

Meagan Mackey, M.D.

Hometown: Marshall, Michigan

Undergraduate: Michigan State University

Medical School: University of Michigan Medical School

Hobbies: Running, hiking, backpacking, ultimate Frisbee, target shooting, watching movies, playing on the beach

 

Babak Missaghi, M.D.

Hometown: Cooper City, FL

Undergraduate: University of Central Florida

Medical School: Florida State University

Hobbies: Playing basketball/football/volleyball, snowboarding, beach bumming, singing in th shower, exploring new restaurants and trying new things

 

Kian Preston-Suni, M.D. (Chief Resident)

Hometown: Lansing, MI

Undergraduate: University of Michigan

Medical School: University of Michigan

Hobbies: Road biking, traveling, U of M sports (Go Blue!), music, trying to brew skunk-free beer, cooking spicy foods

 

Jonathan Snyder, M.D.

Hometown: Portland, OR

Undergraduate: University of Minnesota

Medical School: UCSF

Hobbies: Climbing, playing with my Aussie Shepherds, traveling, rescuing stray animals

 

Trevor Wilson, M.D.

Hometown: [blank]

Undergraduate: Colorado College

Medical School: UCSF

Hobbies: Hiking, camping, skiing, surfing, kite surfing, mountain biking, trail running, travel, jazz bass guitar

 

Hemang Acharya, M.D.

Hometown: Bedford, MA

Undergraduate: Boston University

Medical School: University of Massachusetts Medical School

Hobbies: Guitar, concerts, fantasy football, hiking, exploring

 

Craig Allred, M.D.

Hometown: Fontana, CA

Undergraduate: UC Riverside

Medical School: UCLA

Hobbies: Water polo, basketball, football, CrossFit, guitar, reading, cycling, backpacking

 

Dwayne Corcoran, M.D.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA

Undergraduate: Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, CA

Medical School: St. Louis University, MO

Hobbies: Rock climbing, making tasty food, farmer's markets, being told I look like Michael J Fox.

 

Tom Fadial, M.D.

Hometown: Charlotte, NC

Undergraduate: SUNY Buffalo

Medical School: UCLA

Hobbies: Being outdoors and staying physically active, hiking, climbing, jogging, boxing, tennis, racquetball, swimming and reading

 

 

Mary Ann Gallup, M.D.

Hometown: Claremont, CA

Undergraduate: Boston College

Medical School: USC

Hobbies: Running and fundraising

 

 

Michael Hwang, M.D.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA

Undergraduate: UC Davis

Medical School: Boston University

Hobbies: Basketball, trying new restaurants, spending time with friends and family

 

Kaoru Itakura, M.D.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA

Undergraduate: Dartmouth

Medical School: UCSF

Hobbies: Knitting hats, baking goods, getting crafty, riding bikes, telling bad stories

 

Ziyad Khesbak, M.D.

Hometown: Irvine, CA

Undergraduate: UCLA

Medical School: UCLA

Hobbies: Reading, writing, traveling, hiking, music

 

Bennett Lee, M.D.

Hometown: Kailua, HI

Undergraduate: Santa Clara University

Medical School: UCLA

Hobbies: Beach volleyball, biking the Strand, exploring LA, adventures in cooking, paintball, racquetball

 

Jung-Eun Lim, M.D.

Hometown: Mesa, AZ

Undergraduate: University of Arizona

Medical School: University of Arizona

Hobbies: Sports, eating, traveling, piano, camping

 

Anthony Lucero, M.D.

Hometown: Laguna Hills, CA

Undergraduate: Vassar College

Medical School: University of Illinois, Chicago

Hobbies: Running, surfing, snorkeling/scuba diving, traveling, good food, good friends, good times

 

Mark Paulsen, M.D.

Hometown: Redondo Beach, CA

Undergraduate: Occidental College

Medical School: UCLA

Hobbies: Hiking, backpacking, tennis

 

Christopher Redgate, M.D.

Hometown: Long Beach, CA

Undergraduate: UCSD

Medical School: UCLA

Hobbies: International travel, languages, science fiction and action movies

 

Kristina Shigyo, M.D.

Hometown: Fresno, CA

Undergraduate: Sarah Lawrence College

Medical School: Cornell

Hobbies: Travel, playing the drums

 

Daena Watcha, M.D.

Hometown: St Louis, MD

Undergraduate: Stanford University

Medical School: UCSF

Hobbies: Hiking, swimming, trampolining, watching women's gymnastics, cooking, exploring restaurants

 

 

Hiroko Akuzawa, M.D.

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA

Undergraduate: UC Riverside

Medical School: UCLA/UCR

Hobbies: Soccer, kickball, flag football, traveling, camping, gymnastics

 

Carolyn Cutler, M.D.

Hometown: Savannah, Georgia

Undergraduate: NYU

Medical School: Medical College of Georgia

Hobbies: Traveling, reading, live theater and concerts, exercise, soccer, yoga, hiking

 

Alex Doo, M.D.

Hometown: Torrance, CA

Undergraduate: UCSD

Medical School: UCSD

Hobbies: Playing violin, piano, guitar, singing

 

Susannah Empson, M.D.

Hometown: Washington, D.C.

Undergraduate: Princeton

Medical School: UCSF

Hobbies: Backpacking, mountaineering, skiing , domestic/international travel, soccer and lacrosse

 

Victor Galson, M.D.

Hometown: Albany, NY

Undergraduate: Dartmouth

Medical School: Mount Sinai

Hobbies: Bouldering, hiking, fishing, canoeing, traveling, ceramics

 

Matthew Guess, M.D.

Hometown: Auburn, CA

Undergraduate: UC Davis

Medical School: University of Virginia

Hobbies: Snowboarding, running, hiking, camping, traveling, woodworking, cooking, reading, movies, reading

 

Sandra Isnasious, M.D.

Hometown: Anaheim, CA

Undergraduate: UC Riverside

Medical School: UCLA/UC Riverside

Hobbies: Cooking swimming, reading, hiking, traveling

 

Hannah Janeway, M.D.

Hometown: New Haven, CT

Undergraduate: University of Washington

Medical School: Brown University

Hobbies: Hiking, camping, inventing crafty solutions with minimal resources, ice hockey

 

Stephanie Lauw, M.D.

Hometown: Jakarta, Indonesia

Undergraduate: UCLA

Medical School: SUNY Downstate

Hobbies: Cooking, baking, reading, snowboarding, hiking

 

Jennifer Lee, M.D.

Hometown: Woodridge, IL

Undergraduate: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Medical School: Chicago Medical School

Hobbies: Dance, running, yoga, hiking, traveling, cooking, Netflix documentaries, exploring new restaurants

 

Angelica McPartlin, M.D.

Hometown: Arlington, TX

Undergraduate: UT Austin

Medical School: UT Southwestern

Hobbies: Latin dance, Crossfit, endurance running, traveling

 

Jaskaran Singh, M.D.

Hometown: Fresno, CA

Undergraduate: UCLA

Medical School: Tufts

Hobbies: Tennis, basketball, soccer, hiking, backpacking, mindfulness

 

Bryan Sloane, M.D.

Hometown: Valencia, CA

Undergraduate: UC Irvine

Medical School: UC Irvine

Hobbies: Hiking, SCUBA divine, fishing, kayaking, travel, home brewing, western horseback riding

 

Veronica Solorio, M.D., MPH

Hometown: Santa Barbara, California

Undergraduate: California State University of Long Beach

Graduate School: Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health

Medical School: UCLA

Hobbies: Running, hiking, weight training, cooking, reading, being lazy at the beach and anything  involving dogs

 

Lisa Yee, M.D.

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA

Undergraduate: California Institute of Technology

Medical School: UCLA

Hobbies: Basketball, snowboarding, traveling, running

 

Kathleen Yip, M.D.

Hometown: San Jose, CA

Undergraduate: UCSD

Medical School: Case Western Reserve

Hobbies: Reading, cooking, discovering new restaurants, traveling, urban walking, hiking, board games, card games

 

Sarah Abedi, M.D.

Hometown:

Undergraduate: UCLA

Medical School: UC Irvine School of Medicine

Hobbies: Surfing, snowboarding, painting, skydiving, traveling (recent travels during medical school include Patagonia, Cambodia,Thailand, Indonesia, Argentina, Brazil, Australia)

 

Omid Adibnazari, M.D.

Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT

Undergraduate: Westminster College

Medical School: University of Central Florida School of Medicine

Hobbies: Languages (Farsi, French, Spanish), Soccer, Olympic Weightlifting, Girya Sport, Cooking, Food Tasting

 

Julie Anderson, D.O.

Hometown: San Jose, CA

Undergraduate: California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

Medical School: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Hobbies: Camping, hiking, tennis, cooking, wakeboarding, snowboarding, half-marathons, travel

 

Cameron Araghi, M.D., M.S.

Hometown: Denver, CO

Undergraduate: UC Santa Cruz

Graduate: Health Administration and Biomedical Sciences, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science

Medical School: Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science

Hobbies: Soccer, teaching, comedy, global health, ping pong

 

Fernando Carlo, M.D.

Hometown: Valencia, Venezuela

Undergraduate: University of Florida

Medical School: University of Florida College of Medicine

Hobbies: Travel, scuba diving, rugby, bootcamp fitness, salsa dancing

 

Aubrey Ferguson, M.D., M.S.

Hometown: Puyallup, Washington

Undergraduate: La Sierra University

Graduate: Biomedical Sciences, Loma Linda University

Medical School: Loma Linda University School of Medicine

Hobbies: Travel, ethnic food, trivia, global news, mission work, hiking, camping, swimming, basketball, snowboarding, disney movies, music

 

Alexandra Grossman, M.D., M.S.

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA

Undergraduate: UCLA

Graduate: Biomedical Sciences, Tufts University

Medical School: Tufts University School of Medicine

Hobbies: Crossword puzzles, running, cooking, pilates

 

Diane Hsu, M.D.

Hometown: China

Undergraduate: UCSD

Medical School: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Hobbies: Volunteering at animal shelters, visiting zoos and aquariums, ethnic food, thriller movies, badmitton, reading

 

Khadija Ismail, M.D., M.S.

Hometown: Mill Valley, CA

Undergraduate: Stanford University

Graduate: Biology, Stanford University

Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Hobbies: Pop culture, fashion, Indian food, reading YA fiction

 

Casey Krebs, M.D.

Hometown: York, Pennsylvania

Undergraduate: Wake Forest University

Medical School: Weill Cornell Medical College

Hobbies: Surfing, swimming, hiking, camping, cycling, infectious disease, global health, climate change, wilderness and remote medical care, reading, drawing, backyard astronomy, crossword puzzles

 

Chinwe Onu, M.D.

Hometown: Arlington, TX

Undergraduate: UC Davis

Medical School: UCSF School of Medicine

Hobbies: Travel, running, tennis, watching cooking shows

 

Freyr (Erik) Petursson, M.D., M.S.

Hometown: Reykjavik, Iceland

Undergraduate: UCSD

Graduate: Biology, UCSD

Medical School: Saint Louis University School of Medicine

Hobbies: Cycling, triathlon, surfing, crossfit, cooking, exploring new restaurants and coffee places

 

Gregory Powell, M.D.

Hometown: Huntington Beach, CA

Undergraduate: UCLA

Medical School: University of Michigan Medical School

Hobbies: Wilderness medicine, health disparities, rock climbing, sky diving, SCUBA, surfing, snowboarding, skateboarding, wakeboarding, travel

 

Kirandeep Sumra, M.D.

Hometown: Van Nuys, CA

Undergraduate: UCLA

Medical School: University of Arizona College of Medicine

Hobbies: Intimate get togethers with friends and family, gym, hiking, roller blading, amusement parks, game shows, Indian music, dance, Bollywood cinema, basketball, culinary exploration, board and trivia games, travel

 

Jared Sun, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A.

Hometown: Fullerton, CA

Undergraduate: Stanford University

Graduate: Business Administration, Stanford; Emergency Medicine, University of Cape Town

Medical School: Yale School of Medicine

Hobbies: Sailing, windsurfing, golf, yoga, reading, international politics, current events, economics

 

Natalie Terao, M.D., M.S.

Hometown: Tokyo, Japan

Undergraduate: Brown University

Graduate: Health and Medical Sciences, UC Berkeley

Medical School: UCSF School of Medicine

Hobbies: Hiking, camping travel, baking, poker, reading, documentaries

 

Kendra Campbell, M.D.

Hometown: Preston, United Kingdom

Undergraduate: University of Bath, United Kingdom

Medical School: University of Kentucky College of Medicine

Hobbies: Rock climbing, hiking, kayaking, traveling, swimming, reading, art and drawing

Gabriel Campion, M.D.

Hometown: New York, New York

Undergraduate: United States Naval Academy, Annapolis

Medical School: New York University School of Medicine

Hobbies: Softball, small boat sailing and fitness

Robert Carey, M.D., M.S.

Hometown: Chicago, Il

Undergraduate: Duke University

Graduate: Medical Sciences, Boston University

Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine

Hobbies: Skiing, mountaineering, violin, guitar, travel, Reading an basketball

 

Cindy Chang, M.D.

Hometown: Republic of Panama

Undergraduate: University of California, Davis

Medical School: The Ohio State University College of Medicine

Hobbies: Traveling, trekking, photography, music and arts

 

Jennifer Fang, M.D.

Hometown: Fairfax, Virginia

Undergraduate: University of California, San Diego

Medical School: University of California, Los Angeles, David Geffen School of Medicine

Hobbies: Baking, board games, origami, amigurumi, and exploring new restaurants

 

Lauren Fryling, M.D.

Hometown: San Mateo, California

Undergraduate: University of California, Santa Barbara

Medical School: University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine

Hobbies: Volleyball, running, hiking and travel

 

Michael Ghermezi, M.D., M.S.

Hometown: Los Angeles, California

Undergraduate: University of California, Santa Barbara

Graduate: Clinical Nutrition, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Medical School: Sackler School of Medicine, New York State American Branch

Hobbies: Photojournalism, cooking, cycling, surfing, hiking and my dog Oscar

 

Alexander Grohmann, M.D.

Hometown: Chicago, Illinois

Undergraduate: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Medical School: Rush Medical College of Rush University Medical Center

Hobbies: SCUBA, snorkeling, mountain biking, travel, soccer, rock climbing, fish keeping and strategic gaming

 

Evan Laveman, M.D.

Hometown: Los Angeles, California

Undergraduate: University of California, Los Angeles

Medical School: University of California, Los Angeles, David Geffen School of Medicine

Hobbies: Surfing, swimming, paddling, SCUBA diving, hiking, camping, backpacking, travel, cooking, dancing and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

 

Ronald Luu, M.D.

Hometown: Fountain Valley, California

Undergraduate: University of California, Irvine

Graduate: Public Health, University of California, Irvine

Medical School: University of California, Los Angeles, David Geffen School of Medicine

Hobbies: Basketball, running, hiking, making and watching film,SCUBA diving and snowboarding

 

Brittney Mull, M.D., M.P.H.

Hometown: Topeka, Kansas

Undergraduate: Howard University

Graduate: Public Health, California State University, Long Beach

Medical School: Howard University College of Medicine

Hobbies: Running, reading and spending time with family

 

Nadav Nahumi, M.D.

Hometown: Petah Tiqua, Israel

Undergraduate: Johns Hopkins University

Medical School: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Hobbies: Bicycle touring, rock climbing, graffiti and stencil art and surfing

 

Ryan Tenold, D.O.

Hometown: Spokane, Washington

Undergraduate: Hillsdale College

Medical School: Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University

Hobbies: Kitesurfing, soccer, hockey, flying, surfing, backpacking, mountain climbing, water skiing and snow skiing

 

Michael Tetwiler, M.D., M.P.H

Hometown: Paola, Kansas

Undergraduate: University of Kansas

Graduate: Public Health Leadership, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health

Medical School: University of Kansas School of Medicine

Hobbies: Chess, world traveling, poetry, art and history museums, reading, dancing, surfing, Bikram yoga and swimming

 

Kelsey Wilhelm, M.D.

Hometown: Omaha, Nebraska

Undergraduate: Creighton University

Medical School: University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix

Hobbies: Exploring the outdoors, hiking, camping, my two boxer dogs, soccer, road biking, kayaking, home improvement, gardening and watching football with friends and family

 

James Williams, M.D.

Hometown: Clarksburg, West Virginia

Undergraduate: Princeton University

Medical School: New York University School of Medicine

Hobbies: Fly fishing, hiking, camping, music, soccer, tennis NPR, mountains, running, reading, baseball and acoustic guitar