Internal Medicine Residents in a hallway

Our residents come from a variety of medical schools. For 2018-2019, we have 158 residents in the Department of Medicine plus 5 full-time chief residents who have completed their residency training - 2 University/VA chiefs, a primary care chief resident, a chief resident specializing in patient safety and quality improvement, and a chief resident at Mercy Medical Center. We also have a chief resident in their final year of training in Med-Peds and EMIM. There are 97 categorical, 16 Med-Peds, and 10 EMIM residents, plus 35 preliminary interns (13 at UMMC-VA, 4 Prelim-Neurology, 18 at Mercy Medical Center). In addition, we have 8 preliminary interns who are part of the anesthesiology program at the University of Maryland.

Track PGY-1 PGY-2 PGY-3 PGY-4 PGY-5 Total
Categorical Medicine 30 29 30 - - 89
Med-Peds 4 4 4 4 - 16
EMIM 2 2 2 2 2 10
International Scholars (categorical) 2 2 4 - - 8
International Scholars (preliminary) 2 - - - - 2
Preliminary, including 6 Prelim-Neurology 16 - - - - 16
Preliminary, Mercy Medical Center 18 - - - - 18
TOTAL 74 37 40 6 2 159

Our Graduates

Our residents have been highly successful in securing fellowships, hospitalist positions and primary care jobs when they finish their training at Maryland. Click on the following links to view the list of each year's graduates, their medical schools, and their career choice and location.

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Categorical Internal Medicine Residents

Chief Residents (PGY-4)

  • Manoj P. Racherla, University of Maryland
  • Barathi D. Sivasailam, University of Maryland
  • Cheryl A. Augenstein, University of Maryland
  • Ravi K. Tripathi, Temple University
  • Jose Antonio N. Almario, Georgetown University

Third Year Residents

  • Leama N. Ajaka, University of Toledo
  • Srilakshmi Bathini, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Steven Y. Chan, University of Maryland
  • Praveen Chekka, Howard University
  • Kenneth Csehak, New York University
  • Sonia P. Dalal, St George’s University
  • Charlotte F. Deck, University of Maryland
  • Katherine M. Gheysens, Rutgers, RWJ Medical School
  • Stephen J. Hankinson, Rutgers, New Jersey Medical School
  • Seth A. S. Hoffman, Ben-Gurion University
  • Brian J. Hopkins, University of Wisconsin
  • Dina Ioffe, University of Maryland
  • Maithri Kondapaka, University of Maryland
  • Aaron M. Kunamalla, Jefferson Medical College
  • Michelle H. Lee, Wake Forest School of Medicine
  • Steven D. Liskov, Commonwealth Medical College
  • Andrew S. Ma, New York University
  • Nina M. Millman, Jefferson Medical College
  • Kiran K. Motwani, Drexel University
  • Christian J. Niles, Rowan University
  • Xinyuan A. Ning, Tulane University
  • Kevin W. O'Malley, University of Maryland
  • Julie A. Passarelli, Jefferson Medical College
  • Sonika A. Patel, Tufts University
  • David M. Pudalov, University of Rochester
  • Mary E. Richert, University of Maryland
  • Khine S. Shan, St. George’s University
  • Anupam Somashekar, Drexel University
  • Tuc To, Jefferson Medical College
  • Edward C. Traver, Hofstra University

Second Year Residents

  • Roxana R. Amirahmadi, Rutgers, RWJ Medical School
  • Jordan B. Braunfeld, University of Texas-Southwestern
  • Anna E. Carmack, Tufts University
  • Ian C. Davis, University of Maryland
  • Stacey L. Doran, Vanderbilt University
  • Lucas M. Fishman, University of Maryland
  • Jeffrey S. Fitch, Thomas Jefferson University
  • Jackson Y. Gao, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Hannah K. Gendelman, Tufts University
  • Kathryn O. Harris, Meharry Medical College
  • Douglas R. Hilbert,Thomas Jefferson University
  • Tahreem Iqbal, University of Maryland
  • Reshma J. Kariyil, George Washington University
  • Sarah M. Kashanian, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Yamini K. Kathari, Temple University
  • Zulqarnain Khan, University of Maryland
  • Dong W. Kim, University of Maryland
  • Grace E. Kim, Ohio State University
  • Yoon K. Kim, Saint Louis University
  • Michelle L. Kraslow, University of Florida
  • Andrew Y. Li, Virginia Tech Carilion
  • Margaret A. Moser, University of Colorado
  • Toby E. Nelson, Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • Gregory R. D. Norcross, Drexel University
  • Danica Palacio, Temple University
  • Michelle M. Ponder, Thomas Jefferson University
  • Gabrielle E. Ritaccio, SUNY-Upstate
  • Michelle A. Sayad, Pennsylvania State University
  • Christopher J. Smith, University of Texas-San Antonio

First Year Residents

  • Amanda R. Auerbach, University of Maryland
  • Mack W. Bell, University of Maryland
  • James Childress, Rowan University
  • Alvin R. Cho, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Naveed Q. Farrukh, University of Alabama
  • Redmond C. Finney, University of Maryland
  • Michelle Fleyshman, Drexel University
  • Nelly Grigoryan, Temple University
  • Paul K. Han, University of Maryland
  • Alexander S. Hoy, Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • Kevin Hu, Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • Ryan C. Jackson, Rutgers, RWJ Medical School
  • Grace H. Kim, Pennsylvania State University
  • Joseph K. Kim, SUNY-Downstate
  • Andrew C. Kithas, University of Utah
  • Thomas Kutner, Jefferson Medical College
  • Kevin Z. Li, Washington University
  • Mary E. Maldarelli, University of Maryland
  • Jack Masur, George Washington University
  • Jonathan S. Na, University of Maryland
  • Anita H. Nguyen, Hofstra University
  • Dennis Orkoulas-Razis, University of Maryland
  • Krystal J. Park, Jefferson Medical College
  • Christopher C. Petruccelli, University of Maryland
  • Keneil Shah, Rutgers, New Jersey Medical School
  • Safanah T. Siddiqui, SUNY-Downstate
  • Gianna L. Stoleru, University of Maryland
  • Rebeka Verma, Rutgers, New Jersey Medical School
  • Ian W. Welch, Jefferson Medical College
  • Shah M. J. Zafar, Virginia Tech Carilion

Medicine-Pediatrics Residents

PGY-4 Chief Resident

  • Casey H. Mabry, Louisiana State University-Shreveport

PGY-4 Residents

  • Sowmya Arja, University of Maryland
  • Carlo Foppiano Palacios, Temple University
  • Eric M. Lemmon, Stony Brook University

PGY-3 Residents

  • Chelsea K. Goodier, University of Maryland
  • Mihika S. Sathe, Columbia University
  • Kathryn J. Tobin, University of Toledo
  • Emily Y. Xiao, Albany Medical College

PGY-2 Residents

  • Joshua F. Craft, Columbia University
  • Sara E. Encisco, Duke University
  • Justin C. Hsueh, Meharry Medical College
  • Angie M. Molina, Virginia Commonwealth University

PGY-1 Residents

  • Marian Poley, Pennsylvania State University
  • Lauren E. Rosso, University of Maryland
  • Tha A. Saw, University of Illinois
  • Samuel C. Wood, Boston University

Emergency Medicine - Internal Medicine Residents

PGY-5 Residents

  • Caleb Chan, SUNY-Downstate
  • Megan P. Donohue, Virginia Tech Carilion

PGY-4 Residents

  • Christine J. Carter, University of Tennessee
  • Akilesh P. Honasoge, University of Illinois-Chicago

PGY-3 Residents

  • Hannah V. Goldberg, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Zachary J. Rogers, University of South Carolina

PGY-2 Residents

  • Samantha J. Yarmis, SUNY-Downstate
  • Sharleen Yuan, University of South Dakota

PGY-1 Residents

  • Cody J. Couperus-Mashewske, University of Vermont
  • Jordan T. Parker, University of Maryland

International Scholars Program

Categorical Track

PGY-3 Residents

  • Hatoon M. S. Abbas, King Abdulaziz University
  • Maha A. A. Alfaraidhy, King Abdulaziz University
  • Majed H. M. Alnabulsi, King Abdulaziz University
  • Manal E. Q. Alotaibi, Umm Al-Qura University

PGY-2 Residents

  • Saleh A. S. Alghsoon, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University
  • Feras A. S. Asiri, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University

PGY-1 Residents

  • Hanan A. A. Alharthy, University of Tabuk Faculty of Medicine
  • Najdat M.S. Bazarbashi, King Saud University

Preliminary Track

PGY-1 Residents

  • Eaman A. J. Al-Hassan, King Saud University
  • Omniyah A. A. Alqassab, Arabian Gulf University

Preliminary Interns

PGY-1 Preliminary Interns, University of Maryland

  • Noman A. Choudhry, University of Maryland
  • Oluwayemisi A. Dina, Meharry Medical College
  • David E. Hale, Pennsylvania State University
  • Abdul B. Halim, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Emma Larson, Pennsylvania State University
  • Yang Li, Washington University
  • Maeva S. Nyandjo, Johns Hopkins University
  • Ariana A. Prinzbach, Ohio State University
  • Mai E. Stewart, Temple University
  • Betsy Thomas, Boston University

PGY-1 Preliminary Interns, Neurology, University of Maryland

  • Marissa W. Blackwell, Loyola University
  • Alexandra S. Farrukh, University of Alabama
  • Jonathan M. Fischell, University of Maryland
  • Rachel L. LaRosa, University of Buffalo
  • Karan P. Nathani, University of Nevada
  • Jonathan Solomonow, Louisiana State University

PGY-1 Preliminary Interns, Mercy Medical Center

  • Kristin L. Bater, Johns Hopkins University
  • Thomas W. K. Battey, University of Maryland
  • Jonathan M. Ciriello, University of Maryland
  • Khristine Ghemigian, Wake Forest School of Medicine
  • Clare A. Goggins, Georgetown University
  • Hubert Z. Huang, University of Maryland
  • Zachary M. Janik, Johns Hopkins University
  • Raven S. Johnson, University of Tennessee
  • Jazmin E. Juarez, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Rouzbeh Mashayekhi, Johns Hopkins University
  • Taariq K. Mohammed, New York University
  • Sharon R. Ong, University of Maryland
  • Olivia M. Sutton, Weill Cornell Medicine
  • Kristen L. Suzich, University of Maryland
  • Elizabeth K. Uhlig, Johns Hopkins University
  • Stephen P. Yoon, Duke University
  • Amy M. Zheng, University of Maryland
  • Devon M. Zorn, University of Maryland