2022 Group Photo in from of SOM

University of Maryland General Surgery Residency Program 2021-2022.

Chief Residents PGY5 (2023)

Amanda Chipman

Amanda Chipman, MD

Drexel University College of Medicine

Portrait of Alison Flentje

Alison Flentje, MD

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Shannon Larabee, MD

Shannon Larabee, MD

Georgetown University School of Medicine

Kerri Lopez, MD

Kerri Lopez, MD

University of Michigan Medical School

Portrait of Marco dal Molin

Marco Dal Molin, MDU

Universita degli Studi de Verona

Christina Paluskievicz, MD

West Virginia School of Medicine

Senior Resident PGY4 (2024)

UMMC general surgery resident Megan Birkhold, MD

Megan Birkhold, MD

Wayne State University School of Medicine

UMMC general surgery resident Laura Traub, MD

Laura Cooper, MD

Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

UMMC general surgery resident Richa Kalsi, MD

Richa Kalsi, MD

University of Maryland School of Medicine

UMMC general surgery resident Olivia Martin, MD

Olivia Martin, MD

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomed Sciences - University of Buffalo

Portrait of Neerav Patel, MD

Neerav Patel, MD

George Washington University SOM

Portrait of Nikhil Prasad

Nikhil Prasad, MD

University of Bristol Faculty of Medicine

Surgical Admitting Officers (SAO) PGY3 (2025)

University of Maryland Medical Center general surgery resident Hossam Abdou, MD

Hossam Abdou, MD

Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine

Portrait of Sarah Applebaum, MD

Sarah Applebaum, MD

Tufts University SOM

Portrait of Joseph Edwards, MD

Joseph Edwards, MD

University of Pittsburgh SOM

Portrait of Ace St. John, MD

Ace St. John, MD

Geisel SOM at Dartmouth

Portrait of Tara Talaie, MD

Tara Talaie, MD

University of Maryland SOM

Portrait of Jackie Zhang, MD

Jackie Zhang, MD

University of Maryland SOM

Research Residents (2026-2027)

Matthew Cahn headshot

Matthew Cahn, MD

Georgetown University SOM

Cassandra Cairns headshot

Cassandra Cairns, MD

Georgetown University SOM

Kendyl Carlisle headshot

Kendyl Carlisle, MD

The Ohio State University College of Medicine

Ifeanyi Chinedozi headshot

Ifeanyi Chinedozi, MD

Tufts University SOM

Sam Gavzy resident headshot

Sam Gavzy, MD

Rutgers, New Jersey Medical School

Hilary Hayssen resident headshot

Hilary Hayssen, MD

University of Illinois College of Medicine

Nicole Kusheadshot

Nicole Kus, MD

Lewis Katz SOM at Temple University

JJ Newland resident headshot

JJ Newland, MD

Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson

Annalise Penikis resident headshot

Annalise Penikis, MD

Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson

Portrait of Cherease Street, MD

Cherease Street, MD

SUNY Downstate

Leah Sukri headshot

Leah Sukri, MD

University of Maryland SOM

Maggie Sundel resident headshot

Maggie Sundel, MD

Johns Hopkins University SOM

Junior Residents PGY2 (2028)

Joseph El Badaoui

Joseph El Badaoui, MD

Sameer Bengali headshot

Sameer Bengali, MD

Dr. D.Y. Patil Medical College

Brady Campbell headshot

Brady Campbell, MD

University of Iowa College of Medicine

Joseph Habib headshot

Joseph Habib, MD

American University of Beirut

Laura Hobbs headshot

Laura Hobbs, MD

Albany Medical College

John Kessler headshot

John Kessler, MD

Creighton University School of Medicine

Mary Lin headshot

Mary Lin, MD

University of Maryland School of Medicine

Koushik Mantripragada headshot

Koushik Mantripragada, MD

College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University

Annie Sescleifer headshot

Annie Sescleifer, MD

Saint Louis University School of Medicine

Meagan Watkins headshot

Meagan Watkins, MD

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill SOM

Interns PGY1 Residents (2029)

Kereen Constant

Kereen Constant, MD

Howard University College of Medicine

Marc Fromberz

Marc Fromherz, MD

Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Yizhan Guo

Yizhan Guo, MD

Zhongshan School of Medicine

Marwah Hawsawi,

Marwah Hawsai, MD

Ibn Sina National College Faculty of Medicine

Nancy Kim

Nancy Kim, MD

Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Becca Kowalski

Becca Kowlaski, MD

University of Virginia School of Medicine

Alessandro Paro

Alessandro Paro, MD

Universita degli Studi di pavia Faclta di Medicine

Sanjay Rama

Sanjay Rama, MD

Wayne State University School of Medicine

Doug Robinson

Douglas Robinson, MD

Meharry Medical College

Kenneth Rosenberg

Kenneth Rosenberg, MD

University of Maryland School of Medicine

Kevin Stierer

Kevin Stierer, MD

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Amy VanderStoep

Amy VanderStoep, MD

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine

Ashling Zhang

Ashling Zhang, MD

University of Maryland School of Medicine

Johanna Cecelic

Johanna Cecelic, MD

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Tijesunimi Oni

Tijesunimi Oni, MD

University of Connecticut School of Medicine