Current Housestaff

2020-2021 OHSU Internal Medicine Residency Housestaff

Our current housestaff originate from all geographical areas of the United States and beyond.  We average 100 housestaff per year (34 per class). 

During a resident's 2nd and 3rd years they can choose to participate in the Primary Care Track or Global Health Track (or both). Residents may "track" in and out of primary care and global health if their desired career pathway changes.

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

Alkhalaileh, Duna

Duna Alkhalaileh

DO: Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine
MPH: The Ohio State University (Epidemiology)
BA: The Ohio State University (Middle East Studies)

Araich, Pritpal

Pritpal Araich

MD: Case Western Reserve University
BA: UCLA (Economics)

Brophy, Meg

Margaret Brophy

MD: University of Kansas
BA: University of Kansas (Spanish)
BS: University of Kansas (Biology)

Buffardi, Luke

Luke Buffardi

MD: Morehouse
BS: Georgia Institute of Technology (Physics)

Cambron, Claire

Claire Cambron

MD: Mayo Clinic
BS: Arizona State University (Biochemistry & Genetics)

Chang, Jacqueline

Jacqueline Chang

MD: Thomas Jefferson University
BS: Brown University (Biology)

Curry, Joshua

Joshua Curry

MD/PhD: University of Kansas
BA: University of Houston (Anthropology & History)

DeLoughery, Emma

Emma DeLoughery

MD: Mayo Clinic
BS: Westminster College (Biology)

Dischinger, Hannah

Hannah Dischinger

MD: OHSU
BS: University of Oregon (Environmental Science)

Do, Toan

Toan Do

MD: Pennsylvania State University
MS Ed: University of Pennsylvania (Education)
MSc: Tulane University (Cell & Molecular Biology)
BA: Dartmouth (Human Biology)

Fancher-Dominguez, Lexy

Alexandria Fancher-Dominguez

MD: Creighton University
BS: Seattle Pacific University (Physiology)

Finnegan, KerriAnn

KerriAnn Finnegan

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

Gill, Sajan2

Sajan Gill

MD: University of Queensland
BS: University of British Columbia (Applied Animal Biology)

Gowda, Sonia

Sonia Gowda

MD: Drexel University
BA: Wesleyan University (Religious Studies)

Kaddis, Timothy

Timothy Kaddis

MD: UCLA/Geffen
BS: University of California - San Diego (Human Biology)

Kolseth, Clint

Clinton Kolseth

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

Litwin, Liat

Liat Litwin

MD: Sackler - NY State Branch
BS: Tufts University (Cognitive & Brain Science)

McGarry, Brian

Brian McGarry

MD: University of California - Davis
BS: University of California - Davis (Biochemistry & Molecular Biology)

McMurry, Hannah

Hannah McMurry

MD/MPH: University of Miami
BS: Georgetown University (International Relations)

Mohinani, Ajay

Ajay Mohinani

DO: Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine
MS: Boston University (Medical Sciences)
BS: Emory University (Biology)

Morris, Craig

Craig Morris

MD: University of Arizona
BS: Colorado School of Mines (Chemical & Biochemical Engineering)

Muysoon, Marcella

Marcella Muysson

MD: Texas Tech University - Amarillo
BS: Trinity University (Biology)

Nagappan, Raj

Raj Nagappan

MD: Eastern Virginia Medical School
BS: University of Washington (Microbiology)

Oyeyemi, Ayodele

Ayodele Oyeyemi

MD: Loma Linda University
BS: University of Calgary (Cellular, Molecular & Microbial Biology)

Patel, Sarah

Sarah Patel

MD/MPH: University of Arizona - Phoenix
BA: Arizona State University (Political Science & Global Health)

Sabile, Jean

Jean Sabile

MD: Virginia Tech
Graduate Certificate in Research & Translational Medicine: Virginia Polytechnic Institute
BS: University of California - Santa Cruz (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology)

Salas, Arinea

Arinea Salas

MD: University of New Mexico
BA: University of New Mexico (Health, Medicine & Human Values)

Scott, Jaime

Jaime Scott

MD: University of Arizona
BS: Oregon State University (Microbiology)

Stanco, Kahley

Kahley Stanco

DO: Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine
BS: Virginia Commonwealth University (Bioinformatics)

Stauffer, Patrick

Patrick Stauffer

MD: OHSU
BA: Whitman College (Biology)

Taflin, Nicholas

Nicholas Taflin

MD: Thomas Jefferson University
BS: University of Washington (Bioengineering)

Witt, Ethan

Ethan Witt

MD: University of Vermont
BA: University of California - Santa Cruz (Philosophy)

Wright, Michael

Michael Wright

MD: University of Minnesota
BA: Brown University (English Literature)

Daniel Young

Daniel Young

MD: Medical University of South Carolina
BS: University of South Carolina (Biological Sciences)

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 (GH)

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

Banik, Pratyusha

Pratyusha Banik (GH)

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 (GH)

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 (GH)

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 (PC) (GH)

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 (GH)

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 (PC)

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 (GH)

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

Wiggins, Ali

Alexandra Wiggins (GH)

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

Yoshida, Hirofumi

Hirofumi Yoshida

MD: Tokyo Medical & Dental University

Ziaie, Navid

Navid Ziaie

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

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Cai, Johnny

Johnny Cai

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

Coe, Ryan

Ryan Coe (PC)

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

Coetzer, Mareli

Mareli Coetzer (GH)

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 (GH)

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

Freitas, Natalie

Natalie Freitas (PC) (GH)

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 (PC) (GH)

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

Jensen, Kelly

Kelly Jensen

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

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Cameron Johnstone (GH)

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 (PC)

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 (GH)

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 (GH)

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

Parke, Bradley

Bradley Parke (GH)

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 (PC) (GH)

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 (GH)

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

Westwood, Rachel

Rachel Westwood

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

2020-21 Internal Medicine Chief Residents

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Matthew O'Donnell

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

Kelsi Manley

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

Joel Burnett

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

Edward Maldonado

MD: Creighton University
BS: University of Portland (Biology)