Our First Years!

Joanne Ahn
Joanne Ahn, MD

Med School: Drexel University College of Medicine
Undergrad: Rutgers
Interests: watching spongebob and all cartoons, singing along to girly songs or disney, savasana posing during bikram yoga, pretending to know wine, snowboarding on blue squares, cooking, baking, and feeding my friends, re-arranging furniture in my apartment

 
Emily Arena

Emily Arena, MD

Med School: University of Virginia School of Medicine
Undergrad: College of William and Mary
Interests: Running, hiking, traveling, plants, Frank's Redhot sauce, family reunions, country music

Samim Atmar

Samim Atmar, MD

Med School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Undergrad: George Mason University
Interests: Global Refugee Health, Languages, Cooking, World Travels

Aleem Bakhtiar

Aleem Bakhtiar MD

Med School: New York Medical College
Undergraduate: University of Wisconsin Madison
Interests: Green Bay Packers, basketball, stand up comedy, philosophy, arrested development, cooking, reading

Annemarie Cardell

Annemarie Cardell, MD

Med School: Emory University School of Medicine
Undergraduate: Georgia Institute of Technology
Interests: Operations management, emergency department workflow; healthcare utilization, Interior design, playing with my pups, European history and travel, and GT Football

Seth Crockford

Seth Crockford, MD

Med School: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Undergraduate: Wesleyan University
Interests: Biking, ultimate, fishing NYC waterways, palliative care, keeping patients out of the hospital

Stephen DiSabatino

Stephen DiSabatino, MD

Med School: Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Undergraduate: University of Delaware
Interests: Outdoors, vinyl records, DIY construction, theories of consciousness, ultrasound, wilderness med

Kevin George

Kevin George, MD

Med School: State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Undergraduate: Rutgers
Interests: Digital Health, Dance Parties and Knolling

Michael Kimura

Michael Kimura, MD

Med School: Wake Forest School of Medicine of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Undergraduate Colgate University
Interests: Traveling, disc golf, wrestling, rugby, snowboarding, a freshly poured Guinness, guiding my blind pup Lola around the city and the company of the best EM family I could have hoped for.

Alana Kinrich

Alana Kinrich, MD

Med School: Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California
Undergraduate: Stanford University
Interests: dance (especially ballet and ballroom), cooking, farmer's markets, and international travel

Saira Mehmood

Saira Mehmood, MD

Med School: Stony Brook University School of Medicine
Undergrad: Stony Brook University
Interests: Exploring NYC, travel, taking care of my pet fish Skeeter

Alyssa Nguyen-Phuoc

Alyssa Nguyen-Phuoc, MD

Med School: Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Undergraduate: Yale University
Interests: cooking, eating, cheesing, hiking, camping, yoga, dance, contemporary art, and (most of all!) my doggy Apollo

Megan Simon Thomas

Megan Simon Thomas, MD

Med School: George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Undergraduate: American University
Interests: traveling, running, hiking, coffee, global health, being a tourist in NYC

Paul Zentko

Paul Zentko, MD

Med School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Undergrad: Boston College
Interests: The Amazing Race, NY Mets, NY Rangers, USA Soccer, a hearty stack of french toast topped with cinnamon, representing Slovakia, changing diapers, planning our next Disney cruise, Broadway and comedy shows with my fabulous wife, Metro-North Railroad