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Name (Last, First)Email AddressPhone NumberSpecialtyWhat is your race/ethnicity? (optional)What year did you graduate?Where is/was your residency?What state are you currently located in?If other please specifyWhat area do you currently practice in?What are some of your career highlights?What things are you willing to speak with current MSUCOM students about?What are other interests of yours?
Meulendyk, Johnmeulend3@msu.eduAnesthesiology / Preventive MedicineCaucasian1979Nova SE COM Largo Med CtrMichiganUrbanSelf Care, stress mgmt., Nutr, counseling, Previous chief of Anesthesiology in Detroit, Private Practice in Integrative Holistic and Preventive Med; Certified physician exec.Academics, Ethics, Career Guidance, Diversity, Life Skills, Balancing Work/ Personal Life, Relationships, Spirituality, Bioethics, Leadership
Miller, Richardrmilleraocd@gmail.comDermatologyCaucasian1985BotsfordFloridaSuburbanIn practice 24 years, PD of Derm Residency for 10 years and we've graduated 30 derms residentsAcademics, Ethics, Career Guidance, Balancing Work/Life, Shadowing, Specialty Opportunities
Vieder, Sanfordsvieder@botsford.orgEmergency MedicineCaucasian1988DearbornMichiganSuburbanChair, Medical Director of Emergency Trauma Center at Botsford, Extensive EMS, Disaster Medicine, Administrative Medicine Experience. Former Residency director of EM and former chief of staff at Botsford with interim exp as chief med office.Academics, Life Skills, Balancing Life, Ethics, Research
Kozlowski, Kellyhurleyk1@gmail.comEmergency MedicineCaucasian2006Mercy MuskegonMichiganSuburbanHenry Ford Fairlane in Dearborn is nation's busiest stand-alone ED. I work to find balance as wife, mother, physician. Volunteer at local clinic and have special interest in Palliative Care/Hospice medicine, sports med & wilderness med. Enjoy reading, hiking, running & outdoors.Catholic, Ethics, Career Guidance, Life Skills, Residency Process, Balancing work/life, Relationships
Grill, Justinjgrill32@yahoo.com616-550-7786Emergency MedicineCaucasian2007GenesysMichiganSuburbanDME for Mercy. Likes the outdoors. Recently bought 40 acres and plans to start a small orchardAcademics, Ethics, Career Guidance, Life Skills, Residency Process, Balancing Work/Life, Relationships, Research, Shadowing, Protestant Christian
Sanford, Rossdanisdad@yahoo.com248-894-5522Emergency MedicineCaucasian2004MichiganSuburbanAfter previous career decided on medicine later in life.Career Guidance, Life Skills, Balancing work/life, Relationships, Shadowing, Specialty Opps
Bills, Gust W.gbills1@hfhs.org313-623-5094Emergency Medicine / Family MedicineGreek Orthodox1985DMC ENT ResidencyMichiganSuburbanWayne State undergrad. Teach at WSU, Fam Practice residency at Detroit Osteopathic/ Bicounty Comm Hosp in 1987. Began EM after completing residency and board certified in 1995. Work in Henry Ford Health System in 1997, Currently Division Head for ED at Henry Ford Med Ctr Cottage Campus.Ethics, Career Guidance, Diversity, Life Skills, Balancing Work/Life, Shadowing. Medicine/work ethics and religion
Wandzel, Richard A.richAJW7@msn.comENT / Plastic SurgeryPolish1981NoMichiganSuburbanCV on Linked INAcademics, Shadowing, Lecture to students at MSUCOM
Greene, Charlenecharlene.greene@dchs.orgFamily MedicineCaucasian1983WI/ MichiganRuralFamily Practice w/ OB 30 yrs. Medical Director of Florence and Wausaukee Medical Ctrs. Supervisor, Upper Pennisula Health GroupsAcademics, Ethics, Career Guidance, Life Skills, Balancing work/Life, Shadowing
Sikorski, Markdrmarkdo@comcast.net586-786-1800Family Medicine1987St. John ProvidenceMichiganSuburbanFamily Medicine at Farmbrook Fam Med. Distinguished Fellow; speaker of Congress of Delegates, Member of Special constituency committeeDiversity, Shadowing, Specialty Opportunities, Treatment of transgender population
Woo, Stephenwoos517@hotmail.comFamily MedicineAsian Indian2012Manistique Lakes Family ClinicMichiganSuburban2nd year FM Resident. Previous engineer in MICHAcademics, Ethics, Career Guidance, Diversity, Life Skills, PS/CV, Residency Process, Balancing Work/Life, Shadowing
Hanert, Kimberlykhanert@hnjh.org906-586-3116Family MedicineCaucasian1986Mercy Health Partners, Hackley Comm CareMichiganRuralRural health provider in UP for 25 years. Would welcome students to home/practice interested in rural medicineBalancing work/life, Shadowing, Juggled divorce & single parenting with help of mentors and would like to pay it forward.
Koestner, MedicineCaucasian2006Clinic and Garden City HospitalMichiganUrbanFull scope fam med. OB, Peds. Works in underserved Urban Area, lead physician of large practice with many mid levels.Ethics, Career Guidance, Balancing Work/Life, Med Missions, Relationships, Shadowing.
Burry, Michaelburrym24@gmail.comFamily Medicine1996ClinicMichiganSuburbanTeaches in OPC course at DMC. Interested in Education in generalAcademics, Career Guidance, Life Skills, Residency Process, Balancing work/life, Relationships, Shadowing
Guevara, Tristantguevara@silverpinedocs.comFamily MedicineHispanic1998NoMichiganSuburban12 yrs of practice with special interests in office procedures specifically derm.Academics, Ethics, Career Guidance, life Skills, Balancing work/life, Relationships, shadowing. Specifically interested in students, residents to shadow him.
Canfield, Cheryl Ann Barkercherylcanfield@att.net989-551-9088Family MedicineCaucasian1989noMichiganRuralCovenant Healthcare Sebewaing Primary Care less than full time 20 yrs of practice. Delivered babies 1st 5 yrs, Hospital medicine 1st 15 yrs of practice. Very much enjoys job. Been on 3 med mission tripsEthics, Career Guidance, Life Skills, Balancing Work/Life, Med Missions, relationships
Lerner, Sandra Schlaensandralerner99@gmail.comFamily MedicineMercy - MuskegonMichiganSuburbanBeaumont Living Well Primary care. Preceptor, recently started small practice in Farmington Hills with 2 other MSUCOM gradsCareer Guidance, Diversity, Life Skills, PS/CV, Balancing Work/Life, Shadowing.
Isokaitis, Anthonyizokaita@gmail.comFamily MedicineCaucasian1998LansingMichiganSuburbanFM Residency Director in MuskegonEthics, Career Guidance, Balancing work/Life, Residency Process, Shadowing.
Balawender, Jennifer (F)shreveje@msu.eduFamily MedicineCaucasian2009Battle CreekMichiganSuburbanSparrow Fam Practice in clinic with focus on OMM and Sports Medicine and women's health.Life skills, balancing Relationships, career Guidance, PS/CV, Shadowing
Adamson, Angela (F)517-617-6411Family MedicineCaucasian1997Okemos, MIMichiganSuburbanGuest room if needed for students. Practice 11 yrs in Coldwater, worked for VAMC as physician 2 years, Now in large group we work out of Richland; Galesburg. Pending move to Battle CreekAcademics, Ethics, Life Skills, Balancing Work/lie, Relationships, Shadowing. Incorporating OMM to daily practice.
Manzano, Vicki (F)manzano@msu.eduFamily MedicineHispanic1980OaklandMichiganSuburbanPrivate practice, FAM MED, run by self and husband. Douglas Nunn, DO, No other employees. Entirely independentBalancing Work/Life, Relationships, shadowing, alternate practice style, how to establish/manage a practice, coding and billing expertise. Lots of OMT in our practice.
Young, Rachel (F)youngster4812@gmail.comFamily MedicineCaucasian2012CorvalisMichiganSuburbanPeer Mentor of the year. Very involved. Family Medicine Resident at St. John Macomb/Oakland. In ACOFP, MOA, MAOFP. Chief Intern. Teaching and mentoring 3rd and 4th year students in hospitalAcademics, Life Skills, Balancing work life, Ethics, Career Guidance, PS/CV, Residency Process, Shadowing, Political Advocacy, mentoring
Kaiser, Max (M)max.kaiser@gmail.comFamily MedicineCaucasian2013St. John Macomb OaklandOregonSuburbanKnowledgeable of West coast FP Program and living in that area. Bioethics, humanities and society degree from MSU.Academics, Ethics, Life Skills, Med Missions, Residency Process, Relationships, Shadowing.
Yoyakey, Neena (F)neena316@gmail.comFamily MedicineAsian2013Ohio State Fam MedMichiganUrbanPsyc undergrad at U OF M. Struggled with choosing specialty (started w/Peds.) I have a lot to offer for Career Guidance. Chose Fam Med.Academics, Career Guidance, Diversity, Balancing Work Life, Med Missions, Shadowing.
Garcellano, Miriam (F)wren1976@yahoo.comFamily MedicineFilipino2005Sparrow LansingOhioUrbanUrban track director at Ohio State Fam Med Residency Program. Does OMT. Started Family Oct 2013Academics, Career Guidance, Life Skills, PS/CV, Balancing Work/Life, Relationships
Hinklely, Brianhinx11@gmail.comFamily MedicineCaucasian2011McLaren Bay RegionMichiganSuburbanFrom Adrian, MI. Fam Med at Providence in Southfield. Strong Interest in Sports Medicine. Will begin SM Fellowship at MSU in July. Married to fellow MSU COM Grad who is currently an Emergency Medicine Resident at Allegiance Hospital in Jackson, Enjoys traveling, reading and sportsMed Missions, residency Process,
Guenther, Lisaguenth31@gmail.comFamily MedicineCaucasian2013MichiganSuburbanFrom Midland will stay in that area after Residency. Love of travel and medical missions to Haiti, Peru and hope to go to Africa during ResidencyCareer Guidance, Med Missions, Residency Process, Relationships, Shadowing
Izzo, Timtimizzo@comcast.netFamily Medicine1991Detroit areaMichiganSuburbanShadowing
Ruff, Staceystaceyrunndo@gmail.comFamily Medicine / GeriatricsCaucasian2010Detroit areaMichiganSuburbanIn Geriatrics Fellowship in Metro Detroit. Will be practicing Geriatrics/FM soonAcademics, Career Guidance, PS/CV, Residency Process, Relationships, Specialty Opps
Swetech, Stephendrswetech@gmail.com586-219-9490Family Medicine / GeriatricsPolish/ Russian1986OrlandoMichigansuburbanworked in many venues. Current president elect of MSUCOM alumni Board.anything, been around school 1/4 century
Todd, Kathleenktodd823@yahoo.comFamily Medicine / Osteopathic Manipulative MedicineCaucasian1995Providence Family MedicineFloridaSuburbanInterested in students rotating with her in OMT, or Family Practice
Soni, Emilyemilygeib@gmail.comFamily Medicine / Osteopathic Manipulative MedicineCaucasian2009MichiganRural/ SuburbanCurrent FM outpatient, w/ few wks in hosp. Worked in inner city/ underserved FM residency at Case Western Cleveland. 1 yr Maine Dartmouth in NMS/OMT.Career Guidance; Med Mission; PS/CV; Residency Process; Shadowing
Fontaine, Danadrdfontaine@aol.comFamily Medicine, Urgent Care, Occupational MedicineCaucasian1987MichiganUrban SuburbanBoard Certified Family Medicine and CAQ in Occupational Medicine & practicing full time as well as part-time in urgent care.Academics, Career Guidance, balancing Work/Life, Shadowing, Specialty Opportunities
Kushner, Marladoctormarlak@gmail.com312-305-5454Family Medicine/ Addiction Medicine1985IllinoisUrban Chicago25 years of practice in Chicago, Family Medicine ACOFP Fellowship in 2013. Fellowships in Addiction Medicine and adolescent medicine. Private PracticeLife Skills, Med Mission, Balancing Work/Life, Relationships, Specialty Opportunities Addition medicine, Guatemala Missions for 3 years
Lewis, Andrewlewisah@sutterhealth.orgFamily Practice / Urgent Care1999ToledoCaliforniaSuburbanFull time Urgent Care physician for 10 years incorporating OMT occasionally. Lodging must be self-arranged in Santa Cruz or Bay AreaEthics, Life Skills, Balancing Work-Personal Life. Medical Missions, Shadowing
Otaibi, Waelw.otaibi@me.comGeneral SurgeryMiddle Eastern2003McLaren OaklandOhioSuburbanMarried, PT prior to Med School. Multi-specialty clinic in Toledo. Interested in volunteer work just completed 3rd med missionCareer Guidance, Med Missions, Residency Process, Shadowing residency life/experience
Voelpel, Mary Jomaryjodo@gmail.comHemetology / OncologyPolish1975LansingMichiganSuburban1-2 mission trips annually, medical expert for Office of Disability, Part time Clinical Instructor MSUCOM, Part Time Heme-Onc, Ball Room Dancing, Marathon RunnerCareer Guidance, Life Skills, Med Missions, Balancing work/life, Relationships, Research, Shadowing.Personal balance essential for successful career.
Coppola, Elenaeccoppola@gmail.comHemetology / OncologyCaucasian2007Tripler Internal MedicineMichiganCommunity PracticeHeme/Onc fellowship at McLaren in Lansing. Living in Petoskey for attending positionEverything Except Med Missions
Noon, Sandrasandra.k.noon.civ@mail.mil808-284-9787Internal MedicineCaucasian1993Baylor UniversityHawaiiUrban/MilitaryChief of Internal Medicine Clinic at Tripler Hawaii. Transforming clinic to PCMH.Academics, Diversity, Life Skills, Balancing work/life, Shadowing.Leadership
Vaughan, Elizabethemvaughan316@gmail.comInternal Medicine2008LansingTexasMPH, Baylor College of Medicine, MAYO Clinic Dietetic Internship, IM Residency Henry FordAcademics, Life Skills, Career Guidance, Ethics, Med Missions, Balancing Work/Life, Residency Process, Research, Shadowing
Alvarado, Chrisalvarado@gmail.com517-410-9195Internal Medicine2008St. John ProvidenceMichiganUrban/ SuburbanSparrow Hospital and CIMA Haslett. Enjoys mentoring students in Hospital and Clinic. Use abundant OMT, non-traditional studentAcademics, Career Guidance, Life Skills, Balancing work/life, PS/CV, Residency Process, Relationships, Shadowing
Shamban, LeonidLshamban@gmail.com238-259-7616Internal MedicineCaucasian2012Garden City HospitalMichiganUrban SuburbanHospital and Clinic, former Soviet Union Immigrant, U of M graduate in Molecular Cellular Devel Bio and Statistics. Doing fellowship in GI Summer 2014.Academics, Ethics, Career Guidance, Diversity, Life Skills, Med Missions, Residency Process, Balancing work/life, Relationships, Research, Specialty Opportunities
Harber, Danieldrhnx01@gmail.com734-812-5288Internal Medicine / CardiologyCaucasian1988Bronson Methodist HospitalistMichiganUrban/ SuburbanPrivate Practice Cardiologist, Master's in Exercise Physiology, teaching med students, resident, fellow, PA students.Academics, Ethics, Career Guidance, Life Skills, Residency Process, Balancing Work/Life, Shadowing
Shelden, Stevensfshelden@gmail.comInternal MedicineCaucasian2008Grand RapidsMichiganSuburbanLive in Kalamazoo after 2 years in Chicago. After graduating did active duty in Navy Bethesda, MD for INT MED. Then San Diego for duty aboard USS PEARL Harbor (LSD 52) was Senior Medical Officer for 2 yrs including 2 deployments. Fall 2013 transferred to Chicago as staff internist for combined VA/Dept of Defense Hospital. Lovell Federal Health Care CenterAcademics, Med Missions, Military Medicine
Twydell, Paulpaul.twydell@spectrumhealth.orgNeurologyCaucasian2000Cleveland ClinicMichiganSuburbanProgram Director Neurology Residency at Henry Ford. University of Rochester for NMS fellowship and Assist Prof in Neuro for 10 years. Specialized in NMS med, EMG, Muscle Biopsy, Botulinum toxin injections for spasticity and nerve blocks. Worked in busy MDA/Also clinic and taught student, residents and fellows. Now at Spectrum Health.
Ashhar, Aliashhar@umich.eduNeurology2012Garden City Hosp/ Neuro SurgeryOhioRaised in S.E. Mich, U of M undergrad, Degrees in Biopsychology and Eastern Studies, present PGY2 ResidentAcademics, Career Guidance, balancing work/life, Residency Process.
Jacobs, or valerieneurosurgery@gchosp.orgNeurosurgery1974Mercy Health, MuskegonMichiganSuburbanBoard Certified neuro surgeon 35 yearsEthics, Shadowing, Specialty Opportunities
Visger, Benjamindr.visger@gmail.comNMS & Osteopathic Manipulative MedicineCaucasian2014Oakwood Southshore Hosp DME Oakwood HlthMichiganSuburbanWest Michigan, Love OsteopathyAcademics, Ethics, Career Guidance, Life Skills, Balancing Work/Life, Shadowing. Let me help you be osteopathic in whatever you do.
Glines, Craigglinesc@oakwood.orgOB/GYNGerman / Irish1991McLaren ObstetricsMichiganSuburbanDME and OB/GYN PD 10 yrs at Oakwood, on many boards including MOA, SCS-Bd of Govs, MAODME and Church and School. Son at MSUCOM.Academics, Ethics, Career Guidance, Diversity, Life Skills, PS/CV, Residency Process, Balancing Work/Life, Relationships, Shadowing, Specialty Opportunities
Russell, Sandysandyobruss@yahoo.comOB/GYNCaucasian1989OB/GYN St. Vincent's Women's HospMichiganSuburbanPractices in busy OB office in Okemos. Married with 6 children and 6 grand childrenAcademics, Life Skills, Career Guidance, Life Skills, Residency Process, Balancing work/life, shadowing
Woodman, Patrickpatrick.woodman@gmail.comOB/GYN / Urogynecology / Women's HealthCaucasian1994VA - Govt University of Nevada, RenoIndianaUrban/ SuburbanAdmin & Teaching, Marian Univ of Osteo Med, Urogyn & General OB/GYN, Assoc Prof & Chair, Specialty Care, Clinic Prof MSUCOM Indiana School of Med; Eval & Standards CommitteeAcademics, Ethics, Career Guidance, Med Missions, PS/CV, Residency Process, Relationships, Research, Specialty Opportunities; Fellowship Process
Ferguson, Ursula Ingeursula.ferguson@va.govObesity Medicine / Internal MedicineCaucasian1998LansingNevadaUrban/Las VegasPathology 13 years prior to med school, Enjoy working with VA in Las Vegas with good benefits pkg. Exp in Primary care with some hospital call, then admin as Chief of Medicine and Primary Care, changed to and enjoy Obesity medicine full time. Brd member of American Society of Bariatric Medicine.2nd Career - Non-traditional student. Ethics, Career Guidance, Life Skills, Balancing Work/Life, relationships obesity medicine, preventive care, lifestyle. Proud to be a DO and MSUCOM grad. DO's make great docs!
Stringer, Kenstringe3@msu.eduPediatricsLudingtonMichiganUrbanSparrow Hospital
Leikert, Kari Annemail kaleikert@live.com231-510-3324PediatricsCaucasian1990University of ConnecticutMichiganRuralPrevious Nurse, Married 29 years 5 kids (3 of 5 in med school), 1 grandson, Owner of private rural practice with 2 hospital employed pedestrians employed. Christian faith very important.Ethics, Career Guidance, Life Skills, Balancing work/Life, Relationships, Shadowing family of DO's dad, nephews and son. Students in Traverse City rotate with her.
Collins, Kellikbroekema@gmail.comPediatricsCaucasian2011Children's Hosp of MIConnecticutUrbanPeds Residency at U of Connecticut in Hartford. Diverse population and 2nd poorest city of it's size in the country. Involved in REACH - Resident Education in Advocacy and Community Health) track as well as Global Health Track. Been to Guatemala and Malawi. will work in Urgent Care clinics for flexibilty in scheduling but longterm plans to practice peds primary care.Career Guidance, Balancing work/life, Med Missions, Residency Process.
McArdle, Bridgetbmcardl1@hfhs.orgPediatricsCaucasian2005Winthrop University Hosp and Good SamaritanMichiganSuburbanOutpatient Peds. Teach at Wayne State and Children's Hosp of MI with Residents. Works part time and enjoys 2 children. Love to travel worldCareer Guidance, Life Skills, Med Missions, Balancing work/life, Relationships, Residency process. Pediatric Residency and application process.
Marino, Ronrmarino@winthrop.orgPediatrics / Behavioral PediatricsCaucasian1978Emory UniversityNew YorkSuburbanBroad experience in Osteo and Allopathic meds. AAP chair of CATCH program, JAOA Editorial Advisory board. Pediatric education and ambulatory.Academics, Ethics, Career Guidance, Life Skills, Balancing work/life, Relationships
Rosebush, Juliajulia.rosebush@emory.eduPediatrics Infectious DiseaseCaucasian2006NOGeorgiaUrban/ SuburbanResidency at Nationwide Children's Hosp Ohio State, dually-accredited. Year abroad at Baylor College of Med, Pediatric AIDS Corp treating HIV Sub-Saharan Africa. Peds fellowship at EMERY. Heavily involved in peds HIV clinically and research. Involved in student/resident educationAcademics, Career Guidance, Med Missions, PS/CV, Residency process, Specialty Opps
Valvani, Rajvalvani@gmail.comPhysical Medicine and RehabilitationAsian Indian2008MSUCOM PM & RGeorgiaSuburbanOrthopedic clinic as non-operative sports and spine physiatrist.Academics, Career Guidance, Diversity, Life Skills, Balancing Work/ Life, Medical Missions, Personal Statement/CV, Residency Process, Shadowing
Schlinger, Marcimarci.schlinger@gmail.com517-648-0879Physical Medicine and RehabilitationCaucasian1992US NAVYMichiganUrban/ SuburbanPhysiatrist for NMS disorders using OMM. Trauma, multiple trauma & brain injury. Electrodiagnostic studiesAcademics, Ethics, Career Guidance, Life Skills, Balancing Work/Life, PS/CV, Relationships, Shadowing, Specialty OPPS, Integrating OMM w/ PM & R; concerned and empathetic regarding minority issues
Susmarski, Adamsusmarsk@gmail.comPhysical Medicine and Rehabilitation2010Lansing, PM&R, OMM/NMMPennsylvaniaMilitaryPM & R Doctor in US Navy deployed 3 timesAcademics, Career Guidance, Life Skills, Balancing Work/Life, Med Missions, PS/CV, Residency Process, Relationships, Shadowing
Rowan, Jakerowanjac@msu.eduPhysical Medicine and RehabilitationCaucasian1997NoMichigansuburbanMSU OMM. Grew up in Detroit. Grad Asst in Biomechanics. Joined US Army after med school was general officer in Army. Residency in PM&R. Teaches in OMM, does research and sees patientsMedical Missions, Shadowing
Farhat, Robertrobfarhat@yahoo.comPhysical Medicine and Rehabilitation2002Teaching of ResidentsMichiganSuburbanLive in Detroit area, try to balance work and life. Honest, practical and friendly and would enjoy helping students in the complicated decision making process of choosing a field of medicine.Career Guidance, Balancing work/life, Shadowing
Richert, Kennethoaklandpmr@aol.com248-858-3949Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation / Hospice1978NevadaMichiganUrbanActive Practice - From Babies to ElderlyAcademics, Ethics, Life Skills, Med Missions, Balancing work/Life, Relationships
Patterson, Denis Gpatterson@nvadvancepain.comPhysical Medicine and Rehabilitation / Pain MedicineCaucasian2002NoNevadaUrbanBrd cert Pain Med and PM&R. In NV since 2007. IN 2009 started private practice. Currently provides care to Pain Patients in greater Reno Areacareer Guidance, Shadowing, Specialty Opportunities
Wagner, MedicineCaucasian1995NoCaliforniaMilitaryMilitary Director of Public Health. Reviews Pubic health safety of over 12,000 military and civilian personnelEthics, Med Missions, Balancing work/ Life, Relationships, Specialty Opps
Meulendyk, Johnmeulend3@msu.eduPreventive Medicine / AnesthesiologyCaucasian1979St. Mary Mercy HospMichiganUrbanSelf Care, stress mgmt., Nutr, counseling, Previous chief of Anesth in Detroit, Private Practice in Integrative Holistic and Preventive Med; Certified physician exec.Academics, Ethics, Career Guidance, Diversity, Life Skills, Balancing Work/ Personal Life, Relationships, Spirituality, Bioethics, Leadership
Polick, Scottscott.polick@gmail.comPsychiatryCaucasian2012Beaumont RadiologyMichiganSuburban2nd year Psyc Resident. Passion for Psyc and would love to give guidance in any form for this area. I also enjoy running, playing tennis, skiing, hanging out with my wife. Etc.Psyc-related academics, ethics, Life Skills, Balancing work/life, shadowing
Harb, Joejoeharbdo@gmail.comRadiologyLebanese/ Arabic2006McLaren OaklandMichiganUrbanER and Neuro Radiologist at Beaumont; Assist Prof at Oakland Univ working with Radiology ResidentsCareer Guidance; Life Skills; Personal Statement/CV, Residency Process, Research, Specialty Opportunities
Rummel, Tylerrummelty@gmail.comRadiologyCaucasian2010MichiganUrbanPGY 4 Resident in Radiology McLaren OaklandAcademics, residency Process, Shadowing, Specialty Opportunities.
Pham, Haihaipham7@gmail.comRadiologyVietnamese / American2013OhioU of M grad 09, Univ of Texas Med Branch Radiology Residency in the 2013 ACGME match. Now in Akron OH,Academics, Career Guidance, Balancing work/Life, Residency Process. May be of help to students who are interested in applying to radiology as a specialty and AOA vs ACGME Radiology
Grzeszak, Joanne M 616-452-8923 or 616 452 9247Family MedicinePolish, Catholic, farm girl from West Michigan, raised in poverty1976McLaren Greater LansingMichiganUrban30 years in the same neighborhood OfficeInvolved in residency a little, I go to Journal Club whenever we have one. It is one of the best in Michigan. Interested in Ethics, Career Guidance, My blood is green. I feel that medicine is my vocation. It is not just a job for me. I made a commitment to my patients to be there through the years. I enjoy longitudinal care. I have had 2 5 generation families in my practice and I think that is special. I love to use the history and physical exam to diagnose patients. One of my happiest moments is when, after giving someone an osteopathic treatment, they say "I can feel the difference."
Alvarado, MedicineMexican/ German2008St. John Macomb IMMichiganUrbanBoth in patient and out patient practicesBalancing Work-Personal Life, Career Guidance, Life-Skills, Shadowing, grew up in Lansing, Michigan
Cooke, Johncookejo1@msu.edu517-256-1015Internal medicineCaucasian2014Henry Ford MacombMichiganSuburbanHospital, with a half day of clinic weeklyAcademics, Balancing Work/Personal Life, Career Guidance, Relationships, Residency, Shadowing, mother Christian, I am an atheist
Hinton, Isaac isaach5@outlook.comGeneral SurgeryBlack2014Lansing Emergency MedicineMichiganSuburbanCurrently in ResidenceBalancing work / Personal life, Career Guidance, Relationships, Residency Application Process
Hodge, TimothyTimothy. Hodge@Sparrow.OrgEmergency Medicine1987Hillsdale Hospital & Branch County hospitalsMichiganUrbanAcademics, Career Guidance, Diversity, Military Experience
Doud, Richard W., Jr.RWDoud@Gmail.com269-209-6998Emergency Medicine / Family Medicine1987NoMichiganRuralE.M. - Hillsdale Hospital in Hillsdale, Mi., & Branch County Community Health Center in Coldwater, Mi. F.P. at Primary Care Associates in Jonesville, Michigan with a P.A. & a N.P.Balancing work / Life, Ethics, Life-Skills, Medical Missions / Int'l Medicine, I look forward to seeing MSU students and graduates coming to our sites. I enjoy an office perspective on the practice of Emergency Medicine, that is: how to facilitate follow up in a way that maximizes the benefit for the patient in their transition from the Emergency Department to their follow up in an office. Working in both E.M. & F.P. allows me to better understand the relationships required. We have been blessed with the opportunity to practice medicine with exceptional Medical school training. Share that joy with our patients whose lives we've been given the opportunity to affect. They will remember that you cared.
Aquino, Robert aquinoro@me.comInternal Medicine+ (see highlights)Italian-American1998Yes, St. John Providence PediatricsMichiganUrbanInternal Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine, Acupuncture, TCM, Nutrition and Functional MedicineAcademics, Balancing Work /Life, Career Guidance, Diversity, Life-Skills, Medical Missions / Int'l Health, Relationships, Shadowing
Chritz, Tiffany chritzti@gmail.comPediatricsCaucasian2015NoMichiganSuburbanAcademics, Balancing Work / Personal Life, Personal Statement / CV Constructing, Residency Application Process
Cadle, Danielle Daniac82@gmail.com248-343-9464Family MedicineTypical American2012Internal Medicine residents Plaza Medical CenterSouth DakotaMilitaryMilitaryAcademics, Balancing work - life, Career Guidance, military experience, shadowing. Passionate about family medicine & dedicated to maintaining my scope of practice and a balanced life.
Atkinson, Barbara Atkinson baatkinson@att.netInfectious Disease Internal MedicineCaucasian1988Indiana University School of Medicine ProgramTexasUrbanTX license in MI also, DO FACOI FIDSA FAME MA health care education both University FTW Admissions, board review in ID, Harrison's Review, mentor for researchAcademics, Personal Statement/CV, Residency Applications, Shadowing, Specialty Opportunities, Professor Medicine retired chief division of Infectious Disease UNTHSC/TCOM 2015 Taught hospital rounds residents interns and 3rd and 4th year medical students 21 yr Research interests antibiotic resistance HIV sub inhibitory concentrations of abx and effect on the immune system ( phagocytosis) : Love Mycology SM(AAM) SM ( ASCP)
Ganapini, Vincent vincent.ganapini@gmail.comInternal Medicine ResidentCaucasian2013Detroit Wayne County Health AuthorityIndianaUrbanIndiana University School of Medicine Program (University Hospital, Methodist (private) Hospital), Eskenazi (county) Hospital and VA Medical CenterBalancing work / personal life, life skills, Medical Missions, int'l medicine, Relationships
Gill, Jasper Gilljasp@gmail.comFamily MedicineIndian American2014Internal MedicineMichiganUrban2nd year residentAcademics, Balancing Work / Life, Ethics, Career Guidance, Diversity, Life-Skills, Personal Statement/ CV, Relationships, Residency Process, Recent graduate who did not know what field I wanted until 4th year. Interviewed well and got first choice of program. Learned much about the process along the way. Grateful to MSUCOM and proud to be an alumni.
Crowl, David Crowldav@gmail.comInternal MedicineCaucasian2006Family Medicine Resident at Providence Hospital (Southfield)MichiganUrbanHospitalistAcademics, Balancing Work / Life, Career Guidance, Shadowing
Akhdar, Farah H. farahakhdar@gmail.comFamily MedicineAmerican / Lebanese (see highlights)20113MSU Internal Medicine SparrowMichiganSuburbanCurrently in a hospital - PGY3 - Family Medicine Resident at Providence Hospital (Southfield); born and raised in Africa (Cote D'Ivoire), Fluent in Arabic, French.Academics, Balancing Work Life, Ethics, Career Guidance, Diversity, Life-Skills, Shadowing, Procedural Skills, OMT
Hillman, Robertrrhillman@gmail.comInternal MedicineCaucasian2012NoMichiganSuburbanPersonal Interests. International Medicine, underserved communities, health systems, practice management, OPPBalancing Work / Personal life, Career Guidance, Life-Skills, Medical Missions, Int'l Medicine, Relationships, Residency Process, Shadowing, Specialty Opportunities,
Ahmad, Dennis S. Dennisahmad@gmail.comAnesthesiologyAsian American, Pakistani/ Filipino2007NoMichiganUrbanHospital, Metro Health Hospital, MidTowne Surgical Center, Metro East Surgical Center and Walker Surgical CenterBalancing work/life, Career Guidance, Diversity, Residency Process, Shadowing, Completed my 3rd & 4th year clinicals &Traditional rotating internship at Botsford. Successfully in participating in the Allopathic ERAS and matched to the Wayne State/DMC Allopathic anesthesia residency. I graduated residency in 2011 held the position as Chief Resident my Senior year.
Canfield, Edward 517-373-0476 or 989-550-3933Family MedicineCaucasian1983Henry Ford Macomb HospitalMichiganRuralPracticed independent medicine as a Family Practitioner for greater than 20 of my approximate 25 years since graduating from my Internship. Currently practicing on a very limited basis as in 2014 elected to the Michigan House of Representatives. Great deal of experience with management of medical practices and contracts.Academics, Balancing work / life, Ethics, Career Guidance, Life Skills, Personal Statement / CV, Relationships, Specialty Opportunities, I would love to mentor medical students or residents. There are many opportunities for medical students and residents to make about their future, they should observe many different practice situations, you will see good and bad. One should start as a medical student studying and collecting forms and processes that appear to work well or seem helpful. All too soon you will be needing to make these decisions on your own, start early to realize what you want and put it into practice. I would be pleased to assist in any way possible.
Hinz, Jonathon Jonathon.hinz@gmail.comOrthopedic SurgeryCaucasian, catholic2013Emergency MedicineMichiganSuburbanResident. Grew up outside of Detroit. MSU undergraduate degree. East Lansing campus for MSUCOM.Academics, Balancing work / life, Residency Application Process, Shadowing
Akel, Hassan 313-485-8955Emergency Medicine2014MSU EM - LansingMichiganSuburbanAcademics, Career Guidance, Diversity, Life Skills, Residency Process, Shadowing, Specialty Opportunities
Glatz, Greg g2.r.edd0.07@gmail.comEmergency Medicine (board with ACEP).Lifelong resident of Lansing1995NoMichiganRuralCarson City, MIBalancing work / life, Ethics, Career Guidance.
Carter, Kevin, Musculoskeletal2003In the process of developing a residency programMichiganSuburbanAcademics, Ethics, Career Guidance, Relationships, Specialty Opportunities
Ferrill, Heather hferrill@rvu.eduFamily Medicine & NMM2000ColoradoSuburbanschool and ClinicAcademics, Balancing Work/Life, Personal Statement / CV Development
DeYoung, Karen kmdeyoung@gmail.com989-370-6344Family Medicine2007St Joseph Oakland radiology residency programMichiganRural / SuburbanMunson Family Clinic, Roscommon
Francis, Faiz Drfdfrancis@gmail.com248-250-1323Radiology, Interventional & DiagnosticChaldean2008University of Michigan Department of AnesthesiologyMichiganSuburbanHenry ford Macomb , St Joseph Oakland Pontiac, St. John Providence Moross DetroitAcademics, Balancing Work / Life, Ethics, Career Guidance, Diversity, Life Skills, Medical Missions, Int'l Medicine, Personal Statement / CV development, Residency Process, Shadowing, Specialty Opportunities
Byrne, Melissamelissa.byrne@yahoo.comAnesthesiology2010Garden City Hospital Orthopedics and emergency medicine, Botsford Hospital Plastic and Reconstructive SurgeryMichiganSuburbanRegional and ambulatory anesthesia fellowship, also Master's of Public Heath from the University of North Carolina Chapel HillAcademics, Balancing Work / Life, Career Guidance, Personal Statement / CV Construction, Residency Application Process, Also
Haass, E, Aron aronhaass@gmail.com313 561-4910Plastic Surgery (Reconstructive)German2000NoMichiganSuburbanSubspecialty in Hand SurgerySpecialty Opportunities
Bannigan, Christophercbannigan@yahoo.comEmergency MedicineCaucasian2004NoColoradoSuburbanI have contacts in Chicago, where I worked for 6 years, and have recently become established with a democratic group of emergency physicians in Denver, CO.Balancing Work / Life, Career Guidance, Personal Statement / CV Composition,
Gill, Kristi Gillkri@gmail.comNeurologyCaucasian2009NoArizonaRuralPhoenix Neurology and Sleep MedicineBalancing Work / Life, Career Guidance, Residency Application Process
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