Current Housestaff

2019-20 OHSU Internal Medicine residency housestaff

(PC) - Primary Care Track
(GH) - Global Health Scholars Track

Anderson, Elizabeth

Elizabeth Anderson

MD: University of California - San Diego
BS: Stanford University (Biology)

Arastu, Asad

Asad Arastu

MD: University of Rochester
MS: London School of Economics & Political Science (International Health Economics)
BA: University of Rochester (Economics)

Balster, Andrew

Andrew Balster

MD: Georgetown University
BS: University of Wisconsin - Madison (Microbiology)

Banik, Pratyusha

Pratyusha Banik

MD: Chicago Medical School
BS: University of Washington (Cellular, Molecular & Developmental Biology)

Byler, Julie

Julie Byler

DO: Pacific Northwest University
BS: Syracuse University (Psychology)

Dekker, Simone

Simone Dekker

MD/PhD: VUmc School of Medical Sciences

Desai, Anish

Anish Desai

MD: Virginia Commonwealth University
BS: Virginia Commonwealth University (Biomedical Engineering)

Fisher, Lora

Lora Fisher

DO: Western University of Health Sciences
BS: Gonzaga University (Biochemical & Molecular Biology)

Freeman, Howard

Howard Freeman

MD: Ben-Gurion University
BS: Queen's University (Biology)

Germeyan, Sierra

Sierra Germeyan

MD: Indiana University
BA: Williams College (Psychology & Neuroscience)

Green, Ellen

Ellen Green

MD/PhD: University of New Mexico
BS: University of Alaska (Natural Resource Management)
BS: University of New Mexico (Biochemistry)

Kevin Jocham

MD: Georgetown University
BA: University of Virginia (Biology)

Judkins, Jon

Jonathon Judkins

MD: Northwestern University
BS: University of California - Davis (Genetics)

Kane, Ryan

Ryan Kane

MD: Medical University of South Carolina
MPH: Harvard (Health & Social Behavior)
BS: Clemson University (Biological Sciences)

Kim, Morris

Morris Kim

MD: Tulane University
BS: Santa Clara University (Anthropology)

Kim, Taesoo

Taesoo Kim

MD: Creighton University
BS: Brown University (Applied Mathematics in Biology)

Liederbauer, Erik

Erik Liederbauer

MD: University of Illinois
BA: University of California - Santa Cruz (Biochemistry)

Lutz, Katie

Katherine Lutz

MD: University of Illinois
BS: St. Ambrose University (Biology)

Mohanakrishnan, Raagav

Raagav Mohanakrishnan

DO: Touro University
BS: University of California - Davis (Biological Sciences)

Nohner, Mitchell

Mitchell Nohner

MD: University of Nebraska
BS: Loyola University (Biology)

Oakes, Michael

Michael Oakes

MD: University of Kansas - Wichita
BS: Newman University (Biology)

Paquin, Ashley

Ashley Paquin

MD: Mayo Clinic
BA: Carleton College (Biology)

Peters, Kyle

Kyle Peters

MD: Temple University
BS: Lehigh University (Biology)

Purdy, Johanna

Johanna Purdy

MD: University of Utah
BS: University of Utah (Biology)

Rusek, Max

Max Rusek

MD: University of Wisconsin - Madison
BS: University of Wisconsin - Madison (Chemistry & Biochemistry)

Rutlen, Christine

Christine Rutlen

MD: University of Arkansas
MPH: University of Arkansas
BA: Emory University (Environmental Studies)

Trangle, Jeran - 2

Jeran Trangle

MD: Florida International University
MS: Georgetown University (Physiology)
BA: Johns Hopkins University (Neuroscience)

Tsumura, Aaron

Aaron Tsumura

MD: Loyola University
BS: University of California - Davis (Neurology, Physiology, & Behavior)

Tun, Nattie

Nattapron Tun

MD: University of Texas Medical Branch
BA: University of Arkansas (Psychology)

Venincasa, David

David Venincasa

MD: University of Texas Medical Branch
BS: University of Texas - Dallas (Neuroscience)

Wang, Ben

Benjamin Wang

MD: Medical College of Wisconsin
BS: UCLA (Psychobiology)

Warner, Scott

Scott Warner

MD: University of Louisville
BS: Pennsylvania State University (Bioengineering)

Wiggins, Ali

Alexandra Wiggins

MD: Central Michigan University
BS: Grand Valley State University (Biomedical Sciences)

Ziaie, Navid

Navid Ziaie

MD: SUNY Downstate
BS: Oregon State University (Microbiology & BioResource Research)

2019 Intern Retreat
Cai, Johnny

Johnny Cai

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

Coe, Ryan

Ryan Coe

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

Coetzer, Mareli

Mareli Coetzer

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

Dale, Zack

Zack Dale

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

DeSalvo, Janel

Janel DeSalvo

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

Doan, Caroline

Caroline Doan

DO: Touro University
BS: UCLA (Psychobiology)

Fong, Peter

Peter Fong

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

Freitas, Natalie

Natalie Freitas

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

Groth, Claire

Claire Groth

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

Hayward, LesleAnn

LesleAnn Hayward

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

Javidi-Sharifi, Nathalie

Nathalie Javidi-Sharifi

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

Jensen, Kelly

Kelly Jensen

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

Cameron Johnstone

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

Kang, Wayne

Wayne Kang

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

Kartika, Thomas

Thomas Kartika

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

Kehaya, Alice

Alice Kehaya

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

Khayya Kholghi, Maedeh

Maedeh Khayyat Kholghi

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

Lam, Gretl

Gretl Lam

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

Le, Christine

Christine Le

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

Levene, Jacque

Jacqueline Levene

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

Lindquist, Ingrid

Ingrid Lindquist

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

Mullen, Cassie

Cassandra Mullen

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

Murphree, Cat

Catherine Murphree

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

Oppegard, Laura

Laura Oppegard

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

Parke, Bradley

Bradley Parke

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

Prasad, Ramya

Ramya Prasad

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

Samuel, Dennis

Dennis Samuel

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

Sapper, Harrison

Harrison Sapper

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

Schmidt, Eric

Eric Schmidt

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

Shah, Neil

Neil Shah

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

Tao, Derrick

Derrick Tao

MD: OHSU
BS: UC Berkeley (Chemistry)

Taylor, Yoni

Jonathan Taylor

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

Westwood, Rachel

Rachel Westwood

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

Yoshida, Hirofumi

Hirofumi Yoshida

MD: Tokyo Medical & Dental University

2018-19 PGY3 Housestaff at Haystack Rock
Algranati, Meg

Meg Algranati

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

Anderson, Jenna

Jenna Anderson

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

Burnett, Joel

Joel Burnett

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

Chandrashekar, Pranav

Pranav Chandrashekar (GH)

MD: Bangalore Medical College & Research Institute

Collins, Beth

Bethany Collins

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

Ferguson, Katie

Katie Ferguson (GH)

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

Haraga, Jessica

Jessica Haraga (GH)

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

Hoover, Dan

Daniel Hoover (PC)

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

Jones, Logan

R. Logan Jones

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

Kiefer, Mike

Michael Kiefer

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

Koprowski, Steve

Steven Koprowski

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

Kornfield, James

James Kornfield

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

Levin, Cara

Cara Levin

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

Lewis, Justin

Justin Lewis

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

Maldonado, Eddie

Edward Maldonado

MD: Creighton University
BS: University of Portland

Maniar, Ashray

Ashray Maniar

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

Manley, Kelsi

Kelsi Manley (PC)

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

Nelson, Amy

Amy Nelson (PC)

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

O'Donnell, Matt

Matt O'Donnell (GH)

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

Parsons, Scott

Scott Parsons

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

Patel, Ishan

Ishan Patel

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

Peng, Linda

Linda Peng (GH) (PC)

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

Phan, Francis

Francis Phan

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

Pittenger, Brook

Brook Pittenger

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

Reeve, Wendy

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)

Spencer, Hunter

Hunter Spencer (GH)

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

Stecher, Anna

Anna Stecher (GH)

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

Thapa, Namisha

Namisha Thapa

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

Threadgill, Ryan

Ryan Threadgill

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

Wells, Erik

Erik Wells

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

Wells, Tyler

Tyler Wells

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

Williams, Selvi

Kalaiselvi (Selvi) Williams

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

2019-20 Chief Residents

From Left to Right

Patricia Liu

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

Riana Wurzburger

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

Shahana Baig-Lewis

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

Kimberly Chesteen

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