Meet Our Residents


Adrian Anthony
Adrian Anthony, MD
Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin
Hobbies: running, biking, basketball, rock climbing, and dancing to live music


Silas Cardwell, MD
Medical School: University of Michigan Medical School
Hobbies: studying Mandarin and cheering on his Detroit Lions and Michigan Wolverines

Tanner Gregory

Tanner Gregory, MD
Medical School: Penn State College of Medicine
Hobbies: running, hiking, basketball, camping, photography, and spending time with his wife and two children

John Hashop

John Hashop, MD
Medical School: University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio
Hobbies: dogs, gardening, cooking, astronomy &nature documentaries, Art Deco architecture, guitar, former Jeopardy! contestant and current member of the Learned League international trivia competition.

Roberto Lopez-Pacheco
Roberto Lopez-Pacheco, MD
Medical School: University of Nevada School of Medicine
Hobbies: spending time at coffee shops with free wi-fi, listening to audiobooks, being a foodie, and lifting free weights.

Courtney Miller

Courtney Miller, MD
Medical School: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso
Hobbies: skiing, running, kayaking, hiking, reading, and spending time with family and friends

David Kyle Robinson

D Kyle Robinson, MD
Medical School: Oregon Health & Science University
Hobbies: board games, exploring Oregon, and working around the garden at home with his wife and two children

Eric Shamp

Eric Shamp, MD
Medical School: University of Washington School of Medicine
Hobbies: serving as an advocate for healthcare disparities within the Latinx and LGBTQ communities, spending time with his fiance and dog Lita

Chris Varani

Chris Varani, MD
Medical School: University of Colorado School of Medicine
Hobbies: woodworking, cycling, flying, finances, and traveling


Maria Wilczek, MD
Medical School: University of Minnesota Medical School
Hobbies: being outdoors, camping, running, kayaking, and spending time with her husband and two little boys

CA-1 Residents

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George Agyekum, MD
Medical School: University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Hobbies: George's interests include technology, philosophy, African-Americans in politics and medicine, video games, comic books, and pop culture.

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Jacob Anderson, MD
Medical School: University of Nevada SOM
Hobbies: Jacob and his wife (an Otolaryngology resident at OHSU) enjoy outdoor activities and spending time with their families. They especially love mountain biking, camping, hunting and fishing and share a passion for sports and travel.

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Chinonso Chris-Ukah, MD
Medical School:
University of Wisconsin SOM and Public Health
Hobbies: Chino enjoys traveling and hiking and has interest in architectural design and drawing. In his spare time, he enjoys reading fictional books and autobiographies.

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Samantha Go, MD
Medical School: Creighton University
Hobbies: Samantha enjoys going out to eat, running, reading, baked goods, Oregon Ducks football, and travel.

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Casey Harms, MD
Medical School:
Loma Linda SOM
Hobbies: Casey is proficient in cello, piano, and organ, enjoys piloting airplanes and computer programming, loves the outdoors, and most of all, savors time spent with his wife and two children.

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Melissa Knight, MD
Medical School: University of Michigan MS
Hobbies:  Melissa has competed at the international level in synchronized swimming and the national level in water polo. She loves traveling and has been to 47 countries and territories across five continents.

John McKenna

John McKenna, MD 
Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine
Hobbies: John spends his free time hiking, skiing, participating in multiple sports and watersports, and enjoying time with his family.


Philip Narkiewicz-Jodko, MD 
Medical School: Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Hobbies: Philip enjoys fishing, hiking, ice hockey, soccer, drumming, and archery

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Thomas Phillips, DO
Medical School: Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University
Hobbies:  Thomas enjoys competing in half marathons and traveling, whether to visit his relatives in the UK or to explore as in his recent trips to Belize and Guatemala.

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Viviana Ruiz Barros, MD
Medical School: University of California - Davis
Hobbies: Viviana's interests include running, hiking, reading fiction, and learning about other cultures and languages.

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Nicholas Vigo, MD
Medical School: Oregon Health & Science University
Hobbies: Nicholas has played jazz saxophone in his undergraduate college's big band and drums in many local rock bands after college. Most recently, he played in a doctor-led band that won "Battle of the Doctor Bands" in 2015. He has also run multiple full and half marathons and qualified for the Boston Marathon in 2012.

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Yifan Xu MD, PhD
Medical School: Weill Cornell Medical College
Hobbies:  Yifan enjoys graphic design, classical piano, making soup, and wedding photography.

CA-2 Residents

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Levana Amrock, MD
Medical School: Icahn SOM at Mount Sinai
Hobbies: Levana's interests include running, hiking, portrait drawing, yoga, and spending time with her husband and sons.

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Max Barron, MD
Medical School: University of Pennsylvania SOM
Hobbies: Outside of the hospital, Max enjoys cycling (road and fixed gear) and he is an avid lover of cars and motorcycles.

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Reid Bennett, MD
Medical School:
Geisel SOM at Dartmouth
Hobbies: Reid is a (slightly) fanatical tennis player but also enjoys hiking, running, skiing, soccer, and most outdoor activities.

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Jeremy Bengson, MD
Medical School: University of Maryland School of Medicine
Hobbies: Jeremy's interests include piano, violin, guitar, basketball, football, cooling, audio production, and cinematography.

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Jenny Chen, MD, PhD
Medical School: Mayo Medical School
Hobbies: Jenny's interests include playing the cello and piano, swimming, yoga, cooking, writing poetry, and reading mystery novels. Jenny and her husband enjoy spending as much time outdoors as possible and are avid fans of Pac-12 sports.

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Andy Dilla, MD
Medical School:
University of Pittsburgh SOM
Hobbies:  Andy enjoys bicycling, running, camping, hunting, scuba diving, bread baking, brewing beer, playing guitar, and reading. Andy is always on his next adventure and determined to maintain his current situation of having visited more countries than he is old.

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Christopher Dukatz, MD
Medical School: Ohio State University COM
Hobbies:  Chris' hobbies include ping-pong and any outdoor activities including swimming, climbing, and fly-fishing. Chris especially enjoys hiking/backpacking with his wife, Emily, and their dog, Oliver.

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Desire Ketchandji 
Medical School: Southern Illinois University SOM 
Hobbies:  Desire enjoys traveling, playing soccer, watching movies, cooking, and trying different kinds of food. Desire has recently begun dabbling into photography.

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Brian Magnuson, MD
Medical School: University of Pennsylvania SOM
Hobbies: Brian enjoys a plethora of outdoor activities, including cycling, hiking, kayaking, disc golf, and nearly anything on the water. Brian also partakes in photography, gardening, computing, and geology at the amateur level.

Mclean Resident
Shakir McLean, MD
Medical School: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Hobbies: Shakir enjoys watching soccer- primarily the Chelsea Football Club within the English Premier League.

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Jerrod Spence, MD
Medical School: Texas Tech University SOM
Hobbies: Between Jerrod's second and third year of medical school, Jarrod married his wife, Ashlee, a neonatal ICU nurse. Together they enjoy trying new foods, cooking, hiking, exercising, and reading.

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Abigail Tirrell, MD, MPH
Medical School: Oregon Health & Science University
Hobbies:  Prior to medical school, Abbie worked as an AmeriCorps member and as a programs manager for Operation Smile. She and her husband, Jon, and daughter, June, enjoy taking advantage of all that the Pacific Northwest has to offer –  hiking with their dog, biking, camping, food, coffee, and beer.

CA-3 Residents

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Immaculeta Achilike, MD, MPH
Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
Hobbies: I enjoy spending time with family, friends, and taking walks with my dog, Geppy. My current interests include Crossfit, latin dancing, preparing Paleo meals, practicing yoga, training for half and full marathons, and watching sports (especially football and basketball).

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Jeffrey Davis, MD
Medical School:
Loyola University Stritch SOM
Hobbies: Jeff's interests include snowboarding, backpacking, drawing and painting. He also enjoys home-brewing beer and social media in medical education.

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Errol Hull, MD
Medical School: University of Washington SOM
Hobbies: Errol's interests include automotive restoration/modification, home renovation, and flying.

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John Meyer, MD
Medical School: University of Kansas SOM
Hobbies: In his spare time, John likes to chase fish with fly rods, hunt birds with pointing dogs, paddle, ski and snowboard. He is married to a marathoning Geologist super-mom, and they are the proud parents of two toddler boys.

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Joanna Olsen, MD, PhD
Medical School: University of Rochester
Hobbies: Interests include running, hiking, yoga, cooking (and eating), and spending time with her husband and two little boys.

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Jay Robinson II, MD
Medical School: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Hobbies: Jay's interests include illustration, cooking, basketball, listening to music, marathon Star Trek The Next Generation sessions, anime, and Japanese theatrical features.

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Remigio Roque, MD
Medical School: University of Maryland, SOM
Hobbies: Remy likes to spend his time seeking out adventures and exploring his new surroundings, whether that means taking a scenic drive, hiking some trails, or seeking out cultural events around town. He spends a lot of time reading, caffeinating, eating out, and planning vacations. Goals for the upcoming year include picking up his saxophone again, seeing Oregon's Painted Hills, finally going camping, and learning how to shift gears on his bicycle. 

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Nicholas Saenz. MD
Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
Hobbies: Outside of medicine, Nick is a big fan of all the great things Oregon/Portland has to offer such as food trucks, restaurants, coffee shops, breweries, hiking all over the Columbia River Gorge, skiing, running trails, biking and outdoor music festivals. He is also a diehard San Antonio Spurs fan.

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Andrew Slupe, MD
Medical School: University of Iowa COM
Hobbies: Andy and his wife, Meghan, have two young children, Calvin and Hazel.

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Julia Stokes, MD
Medical School: University of Washington SOM
Hobbies: Julia married her high school sweetheart, Graham, and they have a daughter, Audrey, who is the light of her life. Julia’s interests include gardening, exploring local breweries (especially kid-friendly ones), and making trips out to the coast.

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Evan Thilo, MD
Medical School: Wake Forest University SOM
Hobbies: Evan is originally from Seattle, did medical school in North Carolina, and is now back in the Pacific Northwest. He enjoys cycling (mountain biking, road biking), rock climbing, and spending time at Portland's arcade bar Ground Kontrol improving his DDR, PacMan, and Time Crisis skills.

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Amber Tucker, MD
Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth University Medical College
Hobbies: During intern year, Amber successfully ran her first 5K. She enjoys spoken word poetry, eating culturally diverse food, and visiting amusement parks. She also enjoys serving underprivileged communities and inspiring others to be great, regardless of their circumstances.

CA-4 Residents

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Admire Kuchena, MD
Medical School: Mayo Medical School
Hobbies:  In addition to loving the joys of new fatherhood, Admire enjoys jogging in the outdoors, traveling, and is a self-proclaimed avid cook.

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Travis Melin, DO
Medical School: Edward Via Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Hobbies: Travis enjoys any form of rock climbing (multi-pitch speed climbing is where he excels the most). He also enjoys international travel, trail running, unicycling, and hunting for wild, edible mushrooms.

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Austin Peters, MD
Medical School: New York University School of Medicine
Hobbies: Austin is currently conducting research in traumatic brain injuries and pursuing a Masters in human research through the Oregon Scholars Program.

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Michelle Tully, MD
Medical School: Oregon Health & Science University
Hobbies: Michelle enjoys spending time with her husband, Doug, and young son, Cade. She loves being a mother, hosting dinner for family and friends, baking, cake decorating, spending time outdoors, and shopping. In the summer, she enjoys camping and boating with family at Priest Lake in northern Idaho.