Class of 2019

Resident Brief Bio

Izayadeth Aguayo
Izayadeth Aguayo
 

Medical School: UA College of Medicine – Phoenix
Best Thing About Our Program: The people; I love coming to work everyday.
Career Interest: Hospitalist

Waseem Albasha
Waseem Albasha
 

Medical School: University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson
Best Thing About Our Program: The people
Career Interest: Undecided

Christina Bentley
Christina Bentley
 

Medical School: Rush Medical College
Best Thing About Our Program: The camaraderie between the residents and attendings
Career Interest: Hospitalist

Craig Curry
Craig Curry
 

Medical School: University of Illinois at Chicago
Best Thing About Our Program: Everyone is friendly, and the culture is very familial.
Career Interests: Hospitalist or rheumatology

Suzanne Davis
Suzanne Davis
 

Medical School: University of Texas, San Antonio
Best Thing About Our Program: The faculty and residents, who are so bright, caring and fun!
Career Interests: Academic medicine, infectious disease or rheumatology

Matthew DeCuffa
Matthew DeCuffa
 

Medical School: Saint Louis University
Best Thing About Our Program: Academic Half Day
Career Interest: General medicine

Azeen Elahi
Azeen Elahi
 

Medical School: Midwestern University of Arizona
Best Thing About Our Program: The people and support
Career Interests: Hospitalist or GI

Jessica Fraker
Jessica Fraker
 

Medical School: Creighton University School of Medicine
Best Thing About Our Program: The people
Career Interests: Adolescent medicine or ambulatory (IM)

Massiel German
Massiel German
 

Medical School: University of Utah
Best Thing About Our Program: Enthusiastic and knowledgeable attending physicians
Career Interest: Hospitalist

Arathi Meghana Gorur
Arathi Meghana Gorur

Medical School: Creighton University School of Medicine
Best Thing About Our Program: The relationships we create with each other and faculty.
Career Interest: Hospitalist

Daniel Hannon
Daniel Hannon

Medical School: Midwestern University of Arizona
Best Thing About Our Program: Supportive atmosphere
Career Interest: Hospitalist

Abhishek Kumar
Abhishek Kumar

Medical School: Midwestern University of Arizona
Best Thing About Our Program: The people
Career Interests: Hospitalist, critical care

Christopher LeBeau
Christopher LeBeau

Medical School: University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson
Best Thing About Our Program: Teaching, family feel, support and passion for patient care
Career Interests: Hospitalist, nephrology, infectious disease

Audrey Lee
Audrey Lee

Medical School: Washington University in Saint Louis
Best Thing About Our Program: The attendings
Career Interest: Hospitalist

Andrew Lo
Andrew Lo

Medical School: University of Texas, Southwestern
Best Thing About Our Program: Informatics
Career Interest: Informatics

Camila Maestas
Camila Maestas

Medical School: University of New Mexico
Best Thing About Our Program: The people are what make this program so great. Everyone works together to foster a great learning environment.
Career Interest: Preventative cardiology

Thomas Marston
Thomas Marston

Medical School: University of Nebraska
Best Thing About Our Program: There are a lot of people invested in helping you achieve your goals and develop into a fantastic internist.
Career Interest: To be an excellent physician for my patients, and I would like to pursue pulmonary/critical care medicine.

Paul Muna-Aguon
Paul Muna-Aguon

Medical School: University of Hawaii
Best Thing About Our Program: The diversity and leadership
Career Interest: Gastroenterology

Shirin Nafisi
Shirin Nafisi

Medical School: University of Medicine and Health Sciences St. Kitts
Best Thing About Our Program: My colleagues and Academic Half Day
Career Interests: Internal medicine, hospitalist

Emma Simpson
Emma Simpson

Medical School: Rush Medical College
Best Thing About Our Program: The leadership — diverse caring and engaged
Career Interests: Hospitalist, critical care

Brenen Swofford
Brenen Swofford

Medical School: AT Still University School of Osteopathic Medicine
Best Thing About Our Program: The talented, knowledgeable staff/residents and the family oriented atmosphere of the program
Career Interest: Hematology/oncology

Pawarid Techathaveewat
Pawarid Techathaveewat

Medical School: Midwestern University of Arizona
Best Thing About Our Program: Attendings are very supportive, and we feel like a family as a program.
Career Interest: Endocrine – outpatient

Emily Wey
Emily Wey

Medical School: Northeast Ohio University
Best Thing About Our Program: Friendly, supportive culture
Career Interest: Hospitalist