Current Housestaff

2018-19 OHSU Internal Medicine Residency Housestaff

(PC) = Primary Care Track
(GH) = Global Health Track

IM Interns (PGY-1)

Johnny Cai

DO: Touro University - California
MS: UCLA (Biochemistry & Molecular Biology)
BS: UCLA (Biochemistry & Molecular Biology)

Ryan Coe

MD: University of Miami
BS: University of Washington (Biology)

Mareli Coetzer

DO: Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine
BS: Cal State University - Chico (Cell & Molecular Biology)

Zack Dale

MD: Case Western Reserve University
BA: Case Western Reserve University (Biology)

Janel DeSalvo

MD: University of Arizona
BS: Arizona State University (Nursing)

Caroline Doan

DO: Touro University
BS: UCLA (Psychobiology)

Peter Fong

MD: OHSU
PharmD: Creighton University
BS: Creighton University (Health Sciences)

Natalie Freitas

MD: University of Nevada - Reno
BS: University of Nevada (Biochemistry & Molecular Biology)

Claire Groth

MD: OHSU
BA: UC Berkeley (Integrative Biology, Spanish Lang., & Literature)

LesleAnne Hayward

MD: USF Health
BS: Oregon State University (Biochemistry & Biophysics)

Nathalie Javidi-Sharifi

MD/PhD: OHSU
BS: Technical University of Munich (Biochemistry)

Kelly Jensen

MD: Tulane University
BA: Whitman College (Biochemistry, Biophysics, & Molecular Biology)

Cameron Johnstone

MD: University of Arizona
BA: Harvard University (Economics)

Wayne Kang

MD: State University of NY - Upstate
BA: University of Chicago (Economics)

Thomas Kartika

MD: State University of NY - Upstate
BS: Cornell University (Biology)

Alice Kehaya

MD: George Washington University
BA: University of North Carolina (Journalism & Political Science)

Maedeh Khayyat Kolgi

DO: Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine
MSc: McGill University (Experimental Medicine)
BS: McGill University (Physiology)

Gretl Lam

MD: New York University
BA: Colgate University (Biochemistry)

Christine Le

MD: USF Health
BS: UC Irvine (Biological Sciences)

Jacqueline Levene

DO: Western University of Health Sciences
BA: University of Michigan (English Language & Literature)

Ingrid Lindquist

MD: University of New Mexico
BA: University of Pennsylvania (Biology)

Cassandra Mullen

MD: Georgetown University
BA: Carleton College (Mathematics/Statistics)

Catherine Murphree

MD: University of Mississippi
MS: University of Mississippi (Biomedical Sciences)
BS: University of Mississippi (Pharmaceutical Sciences)

Laura Oppegard

MD: Loma Linda University
BS: UC Santa Barbara (Biopsychology)

Bradley Parke

MD: Medical College of Georgia
BS: University of Georgia (Genetics)

Ramya Prasad

DO: Western University of Health Sciences
MS: Georgetown University (Physiology & Biophysics)
BS: University of Iowa (Integrative Physiology)

Dennis Samuel

DO: New York Institute of Technology
BA: Binghamton University (Biological Sciences)

Harrison Sapper

MD: Sackler School of Medicine
BA: Vassar College (Chemistry)

Eric Schmidt

MD: University of Vermont
BS: UC Davis (Exercise Biology)

Neil Shah

MD: Central Michigan University
MS: Georgetown (Physiology)
BS: University of Michigan (Biopsychology & Medical Anthropology)

Derrick Tao

MD: OHSU
BS: UC Berkeley (Chemistry)

Jonathan Taylor

MD: Ben-Gurion University
BS: McGill University (Physiology)

Rachel Westwood

MD: University of Nebraska
BS: Rockhurst University (Chemistry)

Hirofumi Yoshida

MD: Tokyo Medical & Dental University

IM 2nd Years (PGY-2)

2018-19 PGY-2

Meg Algranati

MD: Oregon Health & Science University
MA: Loyola University (Medical Science)
BA: Cornell University (Biology and Chemistry)

Irina Arkhipova-Jenkins

MD: University of Vermont
MBA: Kurgan State Academy, Russia  (Economics and Accounting)
BS: Simmons College  (Biochemistry and Mathematics)

Joel Burnett

MD: University of Kansas
MA: University of British Columbia (Philosophy)
BA: University of Kansas (Philosophy)

Pranav Chandrashekar (GH)

MD: Bangalore Medical College & Research Institute

Bethany Collins

MD: Loma Linda University
BS: Oregon State University (Exercise & Sport Science)

Katie Ferguson (GH)

MD: Dartmouth University
BA: Dartmouth University (Biological Sciences)

Jessica Haraga (GH)

MD: Case Western Reserve University 
BA: University of California Berkeley (Biology)

Daniel Hoover (PC)

MD: Loma Linda University
BSE: California Polytechnic State University (Biomedical Engineering)

R. Logan Jones

MD: University of Nebraska
BS: Rockhurst University (Biochemistry)

Michael Kiefer

MD: Oregon Health & Science University
BA: Willamette University (English Literature)

Steven Koprowski

MD: Medical College of Wisconsin
BS: Carroll University (Biology)

James Kornfield

MD: Boston University
MA: Boston University (Medical Science)
BA: Occidental College (Biochemistry)

Cara Levin

MD: University of Arizona
BS: Georgetown University (Nursing)
BA: Cornell University (Classics)

Justin Lewis

MD: University of Southern California
BA: University of Washington (Business Administration)

Edward Maldonado

MD: Creighton University
BS: University of Portland

Ashray Maniar

MD: West Virginia University
MS: Georgetown University (Biophysics and Physiology)
BA: Duke University (Philosophy)

Kelsi Manley (PC)

MD: University of Arizona
BS: The College of St. Scholastica (Biochemistry)

Amy Nelson (PC)

MD: University of Colorado
BA: University of Colorado (Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology)

Matt O'Donnell (GH)

DO: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
BSE: Penn State University (Biomedical Engineering)

Scott Parsons

DO: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
BS: Washington State University

Ishan Patel

MD: Oregon Health & Science University
BS: Oregon State University (Bioengineering)

Linda Peng (GH) (PC)

MD: Saint Louis University
BS: University of Southern California (Biological Sciences)

Jenna Petersen

MD: Albert Einstein
BS: California Polytechnic State University (Biology)

Francis Phan

MD: University of Kansas-Wichita
BA: Wichita State University (Chemistry)

Brook Pittenger

MD: Oregon Health & Science University
BS: University of Oregon (Biology)

Wendy Reeve (PC)

MD: University of Arizona
ND: Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine
MS: University of Texas at Austin (Electrical Engineering)
BS: University of Colorado (Electrical Engineering)

Hunter Spencer (GH)

DO: Pacific Northwest University
BA: University of British Columbia (Kinesiology)

Anna Stecher (GH)

MD: University of North Dakota
BA: University of North Dakota (Anthropology)

Namisha Thapa

MD: University of North Texas
BS: University of Oklahoma (Microbiology and Biochemistry)

Ryan Threadgill

MD: University of Texas at San Antonio
BS: Abilene Christian University (Biology)

Erik Wells

MD: Technion Israel Institute of Technology:
BA: North Park University (Biology)

Tyler Wells

MD: University of Kansas
BA: University of Kansas (Human Biology)

Kalaiselvi (Selvi) Williams

MD: Brown University
MPH: Oregon Health & Science University (Public Health, Biostatistics, & Epidemiology)
BS: Stanford University (Biological Sciences) 

IM 3rd Years (PGY-3)

2018-19 PGY-3's

Deron Amador

MD: Pennsylvania State University
MS: University of California ‐ San Diego (Biol. S.)
BS: University of California ‐ San Diego (Biology)

Shahana Baig-Lewis (GH)

MD: OHSU
MPH:
Portland State University (Public Health)
BA
: Mount Holyoke College (Biochemistry)

Ambika Bhushan

MD: Harvard Medical School
M.Sc.: Oxford University (Global Health Science)
BS: Yale University (Molecular, Cellular, & Development Biology)

Joaquin Chapa

MD: University of Chicago
MS: University of Oregon (Journalism)
BA: Stanford University (Political Science)

Kimberly Chesteen

MD: University of Mississippi
BS: University of Southern Mississippi (Molecular Biology)

Melissa Choi

MD: University of Pittsburgh
MS: Stanford University (Mechanical Engineering)
BA: Cornell University (Biological Sciences)

Kevin Ducey (GH)

MD: University of Nebraska
BS: University of Nebraska ‐ Lincoln (Spanish)

Cate Edgell (PC)

MD: Wayne State University
BS: University of Michigan (Molecular & Cellular Biology)

Whitney Elg‐Salsman

DO: Touro University ‐ Nevada
BS: Arizona State University (Biology)

Dave Ellis

MD: Ohio State University
BS: Whitworth University (Biology)

Dan Feng

MD: Washington University
BA: Washington University (Anthropology)

Drew Fleming (GH)

MD: Indiana University
BA: University of San Diego (Biology)

Michael Gardner

MD: University of Arkansas
BA: Hendrix College (Chemistry)

Christine Gordon (PC)

MD: University of Minnesota
BA: Grinnell College  (General Science)

Max Gordon 

MD: University of Minnesota
BA: University of Washington  (Anthropology)

Deanna Green (GH)

MD: Tulane University
MS: Georgetown (Physiology & Biophysics)
BA: University of Pennsylvania (Psychology)

Miles Grovenburg (GH)

MD: Tulane University
BS: University of Oregon (Biology)

Richie Hegarty

MD: Ohio  State University
MS: University of Cincinnati (Physiology)
BS: Western Washington University (Cell Biology)

Eliot Hill

MD: University of Kansas
BA: University of Kansas (Human Biology)

Joel Horton

MD: University of Oklahoma
BBA: University of Tulsa (Business Management)

Jared Huber (GH)

MD: University of Pennsylvania
BS: Brigham Young University (Physiology & Developmental Biology)

Matt Kearney(PC)

MD: Drexel University
Unk: Drexel University (Interdepartmental Medical Science)
BS: California Polytechnic University (Biomedical Engineering)

Kaleb Keyserling (PC)

MD: University of North Carolina ‐ Chapel Hill
BA: Kenyon College (Biology)

Elise Larson (GH)

MD: University of Wisconsin - Madison
BS: University of Wisconsin ‐ Madison (Biomedical Engineering)

Missy LeBlanc

MD: University of New Mexico
BS: University of New Mexico (Biology/Psychology)

Sophia Li

MD: Washington University
BA: Washington University (Biology)

Patricia Liu (GH)

MD: University of Wisconsin - Madison
BS: University of Wisconsin ‐ Madison (Biochemistry)

Alina Plavsky (GH) (PC)

MD: University of Washington
MPH: Dartmouth (Public Health)
BA: Dartmouth (Biology)

Tara Reed (PC)

MD: University of Hawaii
BA: University of California ‐ Irvine (Criminology, Law & Society)

Jack Shuler

MD: University of Kansas
MS: Georgetown University (Physiology & Biosciences)
BA: Miami University (Psychology)

Emilio Sulpizio

MD: University of Washington
BS: Whitworth University (Chemistry)

Rishi Surana

MD: Georgetown University
BS: University of Michigan (Microbiology)

Riana Wurzburger (GH)

MD: University of New Mexico
MPH: University of New South Wales ‐ Australia (Public Health)
BA: University of Southern California (Neuroscience)

Celine Zhou

MD: Case Western Reserve
BS: University McGill University (Microbiology & Immunology)

Chief Residents (PGY-4)

2018-19 Chiefs

Curtis Lachowiez

MD: University of Nebraska
BS: Colorado State University

Jeffrey Bien

MD: Georgetown University
BS: Georgetown University (Biology of Global Health)

Kristy Duggan

MD: Wake Forest University
BA: Wake Forest University (Religion)

Suvi Neukam

DO: University of New England
BA: Middlebury College (Biochemistry)