Meet Our Residents

2019-2020 RadOnc Residents

Current residents

Blair Murphy, M.D.

Blair Murphy

Dr. Murphy is a PGY-5 resident  (chief resident) in the Department of Radiation Medicine. She received her medical degree from University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and completed her internship year in internal medicine at Saint Joseph Hospital.

She is specifically interested in pursuing a career in pediatric radiation oncology. 

Garth Tormoen, M.D., Ph.D.

Garth Tormoen

Dr. Tormoen is a PGY-5 resident (chief resident) in the Department of Radiation Medicine. He received his medical and doctorate degrees from OHSU and holds a bachelor’s in engineering from Michigan Technological University. He completed his internship year at Providence Portland Medical Center.

His research interests involve understanding the interactions between blood coagulation, anticoagulants and tumor biology with a focus on how these influence the response to radiotherapy.

Aasheesh Kanwar, M.D.

Aasheesh Kanwar

Dr. Kanwar is a PGY-3 resident in the Department of Radiation Medicine. He received a medical degree from Texas Tech University Science Center of Medicine and completed his internship year in internal medicine at St. Mary’s Medical Center. 

Christopher Deig, M.D.

Chris Deig

Dr. Deig is a PGY-3 resident in the Department of Radiation Medicine. He received a medical degree from Indiana University and completed his internship year at the Colorado Health Foundation.

He is interested in exploring the role of cell free DNA as a biomarker to detect and monitor malignancies and refining our understanding of SBRT as a tool to treat early stage non-small cell lung cancer and hepatocellular carcinoma.

Carl Post, M.D.

Carl Post

Dr. Post is a PGY-2 resident in the Department of Radiation Medicine. He received a medical degree from University of Nebraska College of Medicine and a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry from University of Nebraska-Lincoln.  He completed his internship year at Presence Saint Francis Hospital.

Hans Kim, M.D.

Hans Kim

Dr. Kim is a PGY-2 resident in the Department of Radiation Medicine. He received a medical degree from State University of New York Upstate Medical University, a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from University of Pennsylvania, and a degree in biology and chemistry from Ajou University in South Korea. He completed his internship year with OHSU's surgery department.

We are excited to announce that Jehan Yahya, M.D. and Kim Ohaegbulam, M.D., Ph.D. will be joining our program July 2020.

Jehan Yahya, M.D.
Jehan Yahya, M.D.
Kim Ohaegbulam, M.D., Ph.D.
Kim Ohaegbulam, M.D., Ph.D.

Resident research

Our program has a broad and flexible research focus that includes health services and outcomes-based research, clinical and translational research, as well as basic science research opportunities within OHSU community. Our goal is to provide an opportunity to garner a meaningful research experience during the critical years of residency training.  Learn more about what our current residents are investigating.

Resident Alumni Society

William Moss and Kenneth Stevens Resident Alumni Society Members

Members listed alphabetically by last name.