Interns 2017-18

​Categorical Track

Omar Aldaas
Omar Aldaas, MD
UC Riverside
Ali Asghar
​Ali Asghar, MD
UC San Diego
Maria Barsky
Maria Barsky, MD
UC Irvine
Alison Brann
Alison Brann, MD
Rush MC
Chung-Jiah Chen
Chung-Jiah (Justin) Chen, MD
Baylor CoM
Alex Cypro
Alexander Cypro, MD
U Washington
DJ Gaines
​Dirk (DJ) Gaines, MD
U Washington
Shaun Giancaterino
​Shaun Giancaterino, MD
U Hawaii
Nick Hogan
Nicholas (Nick) Hogan, MD
U Rochester
Allen Jiang
Aiyang (Allen) Jiang, MD, MS
Chicago MS​
Jeremy Kong
Jeremy Kong, MD
UC Los Angeles ​
Kimberly Kreitinger
Kimberly Kreitinger, MD
U New Mexico
Nick Leverone
Nicholas Leverone, MD, MS
Virginia Commonwealth
​​Andrew Lin
Andrew Lin, MD
Indiana Univ
Eric Low
Eric Low, MD, MPH
UC San Francisco​
David Malinak
David Malinak, MD
UC San Diego
Jordan Martinez
Jordan Martinez, MD
Thomas Jefferson
Reema Patel
Reema Patel, MD
Keck/USC

Kusuma Pokala
Sridevi (Kusuma) Pokala, MD
Emory Univ


Ibrahim Selevany
Ibrahim Selevany, MD
Albert Einstein
Justin Sharim
Justin Sharim, MD
UC Los Angeles
Samantha Spilman
Samantha Spilman, MD, MS
Oakland Univ
Rehan Syed
Rehan Syed, MD, MSc
UC San Diego
Diego Vargas
Diego Vargas Valdivieso, MD
UC Davis
Luke Webster
Luke Webster, MD
Creighton Univ
Ken Winter
William (Ken) Winter, MD
Tufts Univ
Christina Wu
Christina Wu, MD, MS
Albany MC
Karen Yun
Karen Yun, MD
Univ at Buffalo​
Hairan Zhu
Hairan Zhu, MD
U Tennessee

​Physician-Scientist Training Pathway

Sydney Ramirez
Sydney Ramirez, MD, PhD
UT Southwestern
Shiru Schokrpur
Shiruyeh (Shiru) Schokrpur, MD, PhD
UC Los Angeles

Preliminary Medicine Track

Frances Chen
Frances Chen, MD
Stanford Univ
Joyce Cheng
Joyce Cheng, MD
Yale SoM
Eric Gray
Eric Gray, MD
UC Irvine
Shannon Green
Shannon Green, MD
UC San Diego
Nell Haddock
Ellen (Nell) Haddock, MD, MBA
UC San Diego​
Joel Kaluzny
​Joel Kaluzny, MD
Northwestern Univ
Jackie Mckesey
Jacqueline McKesey, MD, MS
Georgetown Univ
Archana Nair
Archana Nair, MD, MS
Stanford Univ
Sonal Noticewala
Sonal Noticewala, MD, MS
UC San Diego
Sachi Patel
Sachi Patel, MD
Keck/USC
Joel Pieper
Joel Pieper, MD, MS
UC San Diego
Johnathan Tran
Johnathan Tran, MD
UC San Diego
Craig Wilsen
Craig Wilsen, MD, MS, PhD
UC San Diego


Combined Medicine/Pediatrics

Conor Holton-Burke
Robert "Conor" Holton-Burke, MD
Baylor U
Pooja Jaeel
Pooja Jaeel, MD
U of Southern California
Jack Strutner
John "Jack" Strutner, MD, MPH
U of Miami
Kevin Yang
Kevin Yang, MD
UC San Diego