• Match Day 2020

    Published March 20, 2020

    Medical students in the University at Buffalo’s Class of 2020 learned where they will train in residency at Match Day, which is a rite of passage for prospective physicians.

    36 Students Staying on at UB for Residency

    Nearly one-fourth of the class — 36 students — have chosen to stay at UB for advanced training.

    All 147 fourth-year medical students are listed below with their future medical specialties and the locations of their residency matches. 

    Syed Ahmad Rishad Adil

    Internal Medicine

    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland

    Akber M. Ali

    Surgery-Prelim

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Farzana Ali

    PhD

    State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, N.Y.

    Fizza Ali

    Emergency Medicine

    University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago, Chicago

    Irshad Ally

    Research

     

    Craig Ashcroft

    General Surgery

    UMMS-Baystate, Springfield, Mass.

    Mark Asirwatham

    Vascular Surgery

    University of South Florida Morsani, Tampa, Fla.

    David Joseph Augenblick

    General Surgery/Macomb

    McLaren Health Care Corporation/Macomb/MSU, Mount Clemens, Mich.

    Daniel Curtis Bailey

    Transitional

    Bassett Medical Center, Cooperstown, N.Y.

    Neil Anjan Basumallik

    Internal Medicine

    Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, N.J.

    Andrew Baumgartner

    Family Medicine

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Eun Mi Beattie

    Psychiatry

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Paul J. Blasio

    Internal Medicine

    University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.

    Aaron Sing Bola

    Emergency Medicine

    New York University School of Medicine, New York

    Natasha Borrero

    Family Medicine

    Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, N.Y.

    Sonia Brar

    Pediatrics

    Hofstra Northwell-LIJ School of Medicine, New Hyde Park, N.Y.

    Shane Brown

    Research

     

    Ruth Marc Cadet

    Medicine-Pediatrics

    Brown University, Providence, R.I.

    Matthew Charles Castellana

    Psychiatry

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Charles Cavalaris

    Internal Medicine

    University of South Florida Morsani, Tampa, Fla.

    Nikhita Chahal

    Internal Medicine

    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh

    Anisha Chava

    Psychiatry

    Boston University Medical Center, Boston

    Amandip Singh Cheema

    Urology

    Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Ill.

    Marcia Mohan Chen

    Anesthesiology

    University of Rochester/Strong Memorial, Rochester, N.Y.

    Eric Michael Chevli

    Urology

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Christina Mika Connolly

    Psychiatry

    Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (Beth Israel), New York, N.Y.

    Kelly Coughlin

    Obstetrics-Gynecology

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Christian Michael Curatolo

    Orthopaedic Surgery

    Ohio State University Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

    Gabrielle DeAbreu

    Pediatrics

    Hofstra Northwell-LIJ School of Medicine, New Hyde Park, N.Y.

    Maxiam G. Dean

    Family Medicine

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Luke Henry DeGraaff

    General Surgery

    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science (Arizona), Phoenix

    Alexandra Noel DeRosa

    Obstetrics-Gynecology

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Briana M. DiGiore

    General Surgery

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    John Stephen DiMeglio

    Psychiatry

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Kaitlyn Elizabeth Edbauer

    Obstetrics-Gynecology

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Jeremy Egan

    Surgery-Prelim

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Pamela Emengo

    General Surgery

    Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York

    Samantha Gina Eng

    Pediatrics

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Marek W. Falkowski

    Emergency Medicine

    University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.

    Justine Marya Forrest

    Combined Adult/Child Psychiatry

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Steven Jeffrey Foulis

    Family Medicine

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Kendall Ann Franz

    Medicine-Pediatrics

    Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, Cleveland

    Bryan Peter Fregoso

    Emergency Medicine

    University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.

    Jacob Fried

    Research Fellowship

    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, S.C.

    Mary Catherine Gallo

    Obstetrics-Gynecology

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Alex Daniel Garson

    Emergency Medicine

    Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell at Southside Hospital, Bay Shore, N.Y.

    Lawrence Gersz

    Pediatrics

    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore

    Eric Sebastian Gervey

    Internal Medicine

    Tufts Medical Center, Boston

    Ridhima Ghei

    Emergency Medicine

    Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, N.Y.

    Patricia Ann Gianfagna

    Obstetrics-Gynecology

    Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine

    Colleen Kimberly Marie Gilliland

    Medicine-Prelim
    Radiology-Diagnostic

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.
    University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.

    Christian Barrett Gluck

    Surgery-Prelim

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Joshua H. Gordon

    Psychiatry

    University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia

    Henry D. Greyner-Almeida

    Transitional
    Ophthalmology

    Bassett Medical Center, Cooperstown, N.Y.
    Boston University Medical Center, Boston

    Elise Mary Grzeskiewicz

    Orthopaedic Surgery

    Ohio State University Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

    Nicholas Grzibowski

    Phys Medicine & Rehab

    University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.

    Grace Guadalupe

    Research

     

    Richa Gupta

    Pediatrics

    University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.

    Hye Ri Han

    Medicine-Prelim
    Radiation Oncology

    Flushing Hospital Medical Center, Flushing, N.Y.
    University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center, Los Angeles

    Joseph Hennig

    Family Medicine

    Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana, Ill.

    Jessica Hinaman

    Medicine-Prelim
    Radiology-Diagnostic

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, N.C.

    Moudi K. Hubeishy

    Family Medicine

    Adventist Health Ukiah Valley, Ukiah, Calif.

    Andrew Hurst, Sr.

    Medicine-Pediatrics

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Alimul Islam

    Emergency Medicine

    University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago, Chicago

    Franklin Jeng

    Medicine-Prelim
    Ophthalmology

    Rhode Island Hospital/Brown University, Providence, R.I.
    Rhode Island Hospital/Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, R.I.

    Alvin Jeon

    Internal Medicine

    Washington University/B-JH/SLCH Consortium, St Louis

    Richard Mark Jin

    Psychiatry

    University of California (San Francisco), San Francisco

    Holly Johnson

    General Surgery

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Piotr Karmilowicz

    Internal Medicine

    University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.

    Simranjit Kaur

    Pediatrics

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Matthew Gregory Kaye

    Internal Medicine

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Nathaniel Kheysin

    Transitional/Ophthalmology

    Stony Brook Medicine, Southampton, N.Y.

    Hope Kile

    Pediatrics

    University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.

    Patricia Kim

    Anesthesiology

    University of California (Irvine), Orange, Calif.

    Henry Klos

    Internal Medicine

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Ye Rin Koh

    Anesthesiology

    Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland

    Andrey Kopot

    Internal Medicine

    Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland

    Jillian Korn

    Emergency Medicine

    University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.

    William LaShomb

    Transitional

    San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium (BAMC), Fort Sam Houston, Texas

    James Sangmin Lee

    Transitional
    Radiology-Diagnostic

    Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell at Mather Hospital, Port Jefferson, N.Y.
    Yale-New Haven Medical Center, New Haven, Conn.

    Mary M. Leeman

    Psychiatry/General/Child

    UPMC Medical Education, Pittsburgh

    Charlene Ashley Liao

    Family Medicine

    University of California (San Francisco)/Fresno, Fresno, Calif.

    Alexander Loftus

    General Surgery

    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland

    Rachel Ludwig

    Pediatrics

    Nationwide Children’s Hospital/Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio

    Chelsea Raye Marin

    General Surgery

    University of Rochester, Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, N.Y.

    Sean Patrick Martin

    Orthopaedic Surgery

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Tricia Grace Mathew

    Family Medicine/AIMMC

    Advocate Health Care (Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center), Chicago

    Annmarie McKeon

    Internal Medicine

    Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pa.

    Samantha McPeck

    Internal Medicine

    University of Connecticut, Farmington, Conn.

    Alyssa Marie Melber

    Pediatrics

    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland

    Kevin Miller

    Internal Medicine

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Timothy Miller

    Internal Medicine

    State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, N.Y.

    Jacob Milling

    Emergency Medicine

    University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla.

    Jacob Mojeski

    Medicine-Prelim
    Dermatology

    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston
    State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn, Brooklyn, N.Y.

    Gregory Raczkowski Morgan

    Psychiatry

    Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York

    Maurice Mosseri

    Research

     

    Jawdat Mustafa

    Medicine-Preventive Med

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Victoria Rose Mustovic

    Psychiatry

    Allegheny Health Network Medical Education Consortium (AGH), Pittsburgh

    J. Cody Naughton

    Psychiatry

    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago

    Emily R. Nehl

    Medicine-Pediatrics

    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago

    Trang Nguyen

    Surgery-Prelim

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Alissa Nizinski

    Internal Medicine

    University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.

    Michael O’Donnell

    Internal Medicine

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Michael O’Sullivan

    General Surgery

    Texas A&M College of Medicine-Scott and White Medical Center (Temple), Temple, Texas

    Keity Mey Okazaki

    Internal Medicine

    New York Presbyterian Hospital (Columbia Campus), New York

    Samuel Opoku-Acheampong

    Research

     

    Nicole S. Parada Parra

    Pediatrics

    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tenn.

    Mitchell L. Pawlak

    Medicine-Prelim
    Radiology-Diagnostic

    NYU Winthrop Hospital, Mineola, N.Y.
    Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University/TJUH, Philadelphia

    Aurora Phillips

    Obstetrics-Gynecology

    Albany Medical Center, Albany, N.Y.

    Alexis Platek

    Obstetrics-Gynecology

    University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.

    Marta Iwona Plonka

    Emergency Medicine

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Nicholas Pokoj

    Emergency Medicine

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Maria Sarah Pollack

    Obstetrics-Gynecology

    New York Medical College at Westchester Medical Center, New York

    Richard Joseph Rambuss

    Internal Medicine

    University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.

    Jennifer Lynn Rath

    Transitional
    Radiology-Diagnostic

    University of Central Florida/HCA GME Consortium (Gainesville), Gainesville, Fla.
    Ohio State University Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

    Nicole Ruh

    Transitional

    National Capital Consortium, Bethesda, Md.

    Sarah Elizabeth Rusnak

    Internal Medicine

    University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.

    Teigan Estelle Ruster

    Psychiatry

    University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.

    Lisa Saffire

    Emergency Medicine

    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore

    Dean Mohamed Salem

    Internal Medicine

    University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.

    Priya Sasankan

    Internal Medicine

    Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland

    Kevin Thomas Schauer

    Orthopaedic Surgery

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Abigail Schubach

    Internal Medicine

    University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.

    Rebecca Scott

    General Surgery

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Ashutosh Sharma

    Internal Medicine

    Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York

    Evan William Shaw

    Emergency Medicine

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Brandon Skavla

    Internal Medicine

    Hofstra Northwell-LIJ School of Medicine, Great Neck, N.Y.

    Derek Hansen Spath

    Otolaryngology

    University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals, Galveston, Texas

    Alex Corey Sunshine

    Child Neurology/Research

    Nationwide Children’s Hospital/Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio

    Alvera Tabbasum

    Internal Medicine

    State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, N.Y.

    Alison Treichel

    Transitional
    Dermatology

    St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center, Syracuse, N.Y.
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio

    Grace Trompeter

    Obstetrics-Gynecology

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Rachel Tullio

    Pediatrics

    University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.

    Thor Vandehei

    Pediatrics

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Bradley M. Weitz

    Pediatrics

    University of Vermont Medical Center, Burlington, Vt.

    Michelle Whittum

    Obstetrics-Gynecology

    University of South Florida Morsani, Tampa, Fla.

    Nicolette Winder

    General Surgery

    University of South Florida Morsani, Tampa, Fla.

    Kimberly Mei Wong

    Internal Medicine

    University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.

    Lauren Leslie Yacobucci

    Obstetrics-Gynecology

    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, S.C.

    Ryan Young

    MBA

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Helia Zand

    Internal Medicine

    University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.

    Jon Zelasko

    Psychiatry

    George Washington University, Washington, D.C.

    Charles Zhang

    Medicine-Prelim/ Ophthalmology

    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.

    Emily H. Zhou

    Medicine-Primary

    Rhode Island Hospital/Brown University, Providence, R.I.

    Adrian Celestine Ziaggi

    Family Medicine

    Washington Health System, Washington, Pa.

    Patricia Zick

    Family Medicine

    University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Medicine, Bellevue, Neb.

    Kyle William Zittel

    Orthopaedic Surgery

    MedStar Health/Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, D.C.

Michael E. Cain, MD

Vice President for Health Sciences and Dean, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Alan J. Lesse, MD

Dean for Medical Curriculum

Nicholas Silvestri, MD, FAAN

Assistant Dean for Student and Academic Affairs

Lisa Jane Jacobsen, MD

Associate Dean for Medical Curriculum

David A. Milling, MD

Senior Associate Dean for Student and Academic Affairs

Daniel Sheehan, MD, PhD

Associate Dean for Medical Curriculum

Check back on the afternoon of Friday, March 20th, 2020 for the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences' 2020 Match List.