Current Residents

Classes 2021 | 2022 | 2023 | (graduate) Chief Residents

Dr. Alcius Dr. Bertoli Dr. Gardner

Guerdine Alcius, M.D.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical School: FSU COM

Professional Interests/Goals:
Gastroenterology
Hospitalist
Caribbean health

Personal Interests:
Traveling (collect rocks from beaches)
Film directing

Amanda Bertoli, M.D.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical SchoolU of AL SOM

Professional Interests/Goals:
Nutrition research
Clinical immunology and rheumatology

Personal Interests:
Interior design
Distance running

Jacob Gardner, M.D.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical SchoolFSU COM

Professional Interests/Goals:
Practice medicine in Florida and an area of need

Personal Interests:
Spending time with family
Enjoying the outdoors

Dr. Hillman Dr. Nair-Collins Dr. Osland

Irina Hillman, M.D.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical SchoolAmer U of Caribbean

Professional Interests/Goals:
Care to the underserved communities
Participate in healing our world

Personal Interests:
Playing music and traveling

 

Sangeeta Nair-Collins, M.D., Ph.D.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical SchoolFSU COM

Professional Interests/Goals:
Be a conscientious physician
Understand patients in the context of their lived experiences

Personal Interests:
Stargazing

Horror films

Echo Osland, D.O., M.P.H.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical SchoolAL Col of Osteopathic Med

Professional Interests/Goals:
Military health and wellness
Own and operate my own clinic

Personal Interests:
Traveling and cooking

Dr. Price Dr. Riesgo Dr. Siddiqui

Kristin Price, M.D.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical SchoolFSU COM

Professional Interests/Goals:
Healthcare for underserved population
Molecular and genetic translational research

Personal Interests:
Stand-up comedy and live music

Vincent Riesgo, M.D.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical SchoolSt. George's U

Professional Interests/Goals:
Strong internist/hospitalist
Possible nephrology subspecialty
QI projects with co-residents

Personal Interests:
Cooking, especially learning to make something new with others

Waseh Siddiqui, M.D.
PGY-3 Resident

Medical School: American University of Antigua

Professional Interests/Goals:
Health Equity

Personal Interests:
Mixed martial arts, and Spending time with family and M.H.

Dr. Akopyan Dr. Edward Dr. Farraj

Kristina Akopyan, M.D.
PGY-2 Resident

Medical SchoolSt. George University

Professional Interests/Goals:
Pulmonology, Critical Care, Academic Medicine

Personal Interests:
Traveling and Baking

Anazilta Edward, M.D.
PGY-2 Resident

Medical SchoolRoss University

Professional Interests/Goals:
Hospitalist Medicine, Public Health, General Research Ventures

Personal Interests:
Enjoying time with family and friends, Beach and outdoor activites

Husam Farraj, M.D.
PGY-2 Resident

Medical SchoolUniversity of Jordan Faculty of Medicine

Professional Interests/Goals:
Gastroenterology/Hepatology, Promoting healthcare in areas of need

Personal Interests:
Traveling and Video games

Dr. Kozlov Dr. Niiranen Dr. Villar

Oleksandr Kozlov, M.D.
PGY-2 Resident

Medical SchoolVinnitsa National Pirogov Memorial Medical University

Professional Interests/Goals:
Improve everyday, Cardiology, Endocrinology

Personal Interests:
Traveling, Spending time with family and friends

Jussi Niiranen, M.D.
PGY-2 Resident

Medical SchoolGreifswald University Hospital

Professional Interests/Goals:
Cardiology, Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy

Personal Interests:
Traveling and Cooking

Melvis Villar, M.D.
PGY-2 Res
ident

Medical SchoolUniversidad Iberoamericana School of Medicine (UNIMBE)

Professional Interests/Goals:
Pursuing a fellowship in Cardiology, Research

Personal Interests:
Dancing and Spending time with dogs

Dr. Zhu   Dr. Arif

Jianghao Zhu, M.D.
PGY-2 Resident

Medical SchoolWuhan University School of Medicine

Professional Interests/Goals:
Hospital Medicine, Cardiology/Critical Care, Global Medicine

Personal Interests:
Basketball and Fitness

 

Aazim Arif, M.D.
PGY-1 Res
ident (Prelim)

Medical SchoolFlorida State University College of Medicine

Professional Interests/Goals:
Neuroradiology, Body Imaging, Group Practice

Personal Interests:
MMA/boxing and Stock market

Dr. Baloch Dr. Donath Dr. Evans

Muhammad Yasir Baloch, M.D.
PGY-1 Resident

Medical SchoolBolan Medical College

Professional Interests/Goals:
Excel at academic medicine, Be part of scholarly activities, Contribute to improvement of Global Health

Personal Interests:
Photography/Film making and Traveling

Christina Donath, M.D.
PGY-1 Res
ident

Medical School: Ross University School of Medicine

Professional Interests/Goals:
Interventional Cardiology, Infectious Disease and Hospital Medicine

Personal Interests:
Animals, Traveling/being outside in nature and Binge watching tv shows

Stephanie Evans, M.D.
PGY-1 Resident

Medical School: St. George's University School of Medicine

Professional Interests/Goals:
Hospital Medicine, Longevity and Wellness

Personal Interests:
Spending time with family (human and canine) and Everything outdoors

Dr. Gilinsky Dr .Hentges Dr. Lai

Justin Gilinsky, M.D.
PGY-1 Resident

Medical School: St. George's University School of Medicine

Professional Interests/Goals:
Cardiology, Patient Education

Personal Interests:
Tennis and Swimmi
ng

Jacob Hentges, M.D.
PGY-1 Resident

Medical SchoolFlorida State University College of Medicine

Professional Interests/Goals:
Critical Care, Human Trafficking Research

Personal Interests:
Watching sports and Spending time with my daughter

Jiun-Jye Jack Lai, M.D.
PGY-1 Resident

Medical School: American University of Antigua College of Medicine

Professional Interests/Goals:
Integrate my medical and public health knowledge to help care and cure the needy by implementing evidence-based medicine and patient-centered care interventions

Personal Interests:
Philanthropy, Latin dance and Fitness

Dr. Naeem Dr. Ordonez Dr. Serrano

Saman Naeem, M.D.
PGY-1 Resident

Medical School: Saba University School of Medicine

Professional Interests/Goals:
Hospitalist Medicine, Public Health, Providing Healthcare to the Underserved

Personal Interests:
Sunset chaser, Workout enthusiast and Avid reader (fiction only, other books need not apply)

Amelia Ordonez, M.D.
PGY-1 Resident

Medical School: USF Health Morsani College of Medicine

Professional Interests/Goals:
Hospital Medicine, Possibly Academic Medicine in the Future

Personal Interests:
Brazilian jiu jitsu, Horseback riding and Reading

Eduardo Serrano, M.D.
PGY-1 Resident (Prelim)

Medical School: International University of the Health Sciences

Professional Interests/Goals:
Endocrinology, Rheumatology, Dermatology; I am a CWS, Cerfitifed Wound Care Specialist

Personal Interests:
Being outdoors, Gardening and Traveling

Dr. Arnold Dr. Nickol  

Abram Arnold, D.O.
Co-Chief Resident / Teaching Faculty I

Professional Interests/Goals:
Immune Therapy, Hematology / Oncology

Personal Interests:
Running and Cycling

Jennifer Nickol, D.O.
Co-Chief Resident / Teaching Faculty I

Professional Interests/Goals:
Cardiology, Heart Failure, Academic Medicine

Personal Interests:
Camping and Hiking