EMIM Residents

          • Class of 2017
            brown Bonnie Brown
            hassel James Hassel
            shibata Jacqueline Shibata
            Hometown: Fremont, CA
            Undergrad: University of California San Diego
            Medical School: RUSH Medical School
            Hobbies: Traveling, Socializing in pretty much any setting, Picklebacks, Adventure, Blogging, Indulging
            zeccola Daniel Zeccola
          • Class of 2018
        goswamy Vikas Goswamy
        Hometown: East Meadow, NY
        Medical School: SUNY Downstate
        Hobbies: Home-brewing, NYC restaurants
        grodin Lee Grodin
        Undergrad: Wesleyan University
        Medical School: SUNY Downstate
        Hobbies: All sorts of things from drawing and museum hopping to eating, exploring, and hiking. Bicycle commutes and the Brooklyn Botanic Garden
        lee Song-Yi (Kate) Lee
        Hometown: South Korea via The Bronx
        Medical School: SUNY Downstate
        Hobbies: Sleeping, eating, and cooking
        liang Sally Liang
        Hometown: Brooklyn, NY
        Medical School: SUNY Downstate
        Hobbies: International medicine, education, travelling, eating, sleeping, shopping, and enjoying life
  • Class of 2019
  • beyda Raymond Beyda
    Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
    Undergrad: UCLA
    Medical School: SUNY Stony Brook
    Hobbies: Love going to the movies, playing basketball, great outdoors, hanging out with friends and family. Would love to learn how to cook.
    goldstein Itamar Goldstein
    Medical School: SUNY Downstate
    greenstein Steven Greenstein
    Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    tepler Peter Tepler
    Medical School: SUNY Downstate
    Class of 2020
    ahmad Tahir Ahmad
    Hometown: Briarwood, NY
    Undergrad: Stony Brook University
    Medical School: SUNY Downstate
    Hobbies: Playing basketball, guitar, reading, adventuring for good food, some photography
    balakrishnan Rithvik Balakrishnan
    Hometown: Oak Park, IL
    Undergrad: University of Wisconsin
    Medical School: Rush Medical College
    Hobbies: Biking, photography, travel, brewing beer, cinema
    mccleave Taharka McCleave
    Hometown: Killeen, TX
    Undergrad: Texas A&M University
    Medical School: UNTHSC – Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Hobbies: Running marathons (13/50 states done!), traveling, exploring NYC & the food, video games, super hero stuff (especially X-men)
    segarra Theodore Segarra
    Hometown: Levittown, NY
    Undergrad: Cornell University
    Med School: SUNY Downstate
    Hobbies: Music, movies, billiards, brunch, and drinking Eric’s home-brews
    Class of 2021
    ahmad Surriya Ahmad
    Hometown: Louisville, KY
    Undergrad: Emory University
    Medical School: University of Louisville School of Medicine
    Hobbies: improv comedy, running, tennis, cards against humanity, snacking
    Taylor Conrad
    Hometown: Shreveport, LA
    Undergrad and Grad School: Tulane University
    Medical School: LSU Health Sciences School of Medicine – Shreveport
    Hobbies: Beer brewing, cycling, guitar, cooking (especially Louisiana delicacies), and all sorts of DIY projects
    doukas Donald Doukas
    Hometown: Babylon, NY
    Undergrad: Adelphi University
    Medical school: SUNY Downstate Medical Center
    Hobbies: Running, hiking, being on the water, reading bad fiction, and traveling.
    morgan Jennah Morgan
    Hometown: Brooklyn, NY
    Undergrad: Dickinson College
    Medical School: SUNY Downstate
    Hobbies: swimming, dancing, cooking, baking, reading novels, learning new things, watching youtube videos, spending time with friends and family
    Class of 2022
       Kim Christopher


    Medical School: University of Michigan Medical School

    Hobbies: Dog whisperer, Broadway nerd. 49ers, Yankees, and Michigan football. Playing soccer, dodgeball. Netflix + sleep.

    Why SUNY/Kings: If you want to be the best, you’ve got to train with the best.

       Taylor Douglas

    Hometown: Olney, MD

    Medical School: Univ. of Maryland undergrad + SOM

    Hobbies/Fun Fact:Bookworm, unapologetic cat lady, hockey fan

    Why SUNY/Kings: EM/IM with a supportive family of co-residents

       Hope Taitt

    Hometown: Brooklyn, NY

    Medical School: SUNY Downstate

    Hobbies/Fun Facts: Cooking, dogs, reading, trying new restaurants

    Why SUNY/Kings: Diverse patients and residents, supportive co-residents, clinical excellence, the comforts of home!

       Benjamin Weissman

    Hometown: Los Angeles, California

    Medical School: St. George’s University, Grenada

    Hobbies/Fun Facts:Diving, Guitar, Traveling, Cooking, Photography, hunting the best soup dumpling and pizza in NYC

    Why SUNY/Kings: Opportunity to do EM/IM at the country’s largest and best county emergency program