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UCI-CHOC Pediatric Residency Program

2021-2022 Resident Roster 


PGY-1: Class of 2024

Laura Borden, MD 

Hometown: Charlotte, NC

Medical School: Florida Atlantic University

Celia Cheung, MD

Hometown: Concord, CA

Medical School: UC Irvine

Stephanie S. Chou, MD

Hometown: Newton, MA & Taipei, Taiwan

Medical School: California Northstate University College of Medicine

 

Drew Crawford, MD

Hometown: Denver, CO

Medical School: University of Utah School of Medicine

 

Michele Galatovich, MD 

Medical School: University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine

Karuna Gausper, MD

Medical School:University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Laurel Gordon, MD

Hometown: Philadelphia, PA

Medical School: Loyola Stritch School of Medicine

 

Elana Helfand, DO

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA

Medical School: Touro University Nevada

 

Ashley Hugh, MD

Hometown: Cerritos, CA

Medical School: Rush University

 

Ashlyn Jimenez, MD

Medical School:Washington State University Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine

Katherine Killmond, MD

Hometown: Atherton, CA and Woodland Hills, CA

Medical School: UC Irvine

 

Nikhil Kumar, MD

Hometown: Palo Alto, CA

Medical School: UC San Diego School of Medicine

 

Theresa Kunnel, MD

Hometown: Glenview, IL

Medical School: Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University

 

Anne Liang, MD 

Medical School:University of California, Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine

Kiran Mazloom, DO

Hometown: Sunnyvale, California

Medical School: Western University of Health Sciences

Renee Moreno, MD

Hometown: La Quinta, CA

Medical School: UC Riverside School of Medicine

Tyler Moreno, MD

Hometown: Corona, CA

Medical School: UC Riverside School of Medicine

Lynn Padlipsky, MD 

Medical School:Sackler School of Medicine - New York State American Branch

Audrey Park, DO 

Medical School:Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific

Arianna Peters, MD 

Hometown: Bend, OR

Medical School: Oregon Health & Science University

Catherine Su, MD

Hometown: Bay Area, CA

Medical School: UC San Diego School of Medicine

 

Daniel Taitano, MD

Hometown: Guam

Medical School: Boonshoft SOM

 

Jennifer Tang, MD 

Medical School:Georgetown University School of Medicine

Kaajal Visnagra, MD

Hometown: Cerritos

Medical School: UC Irvine

 

Michelle Yang, MD 

Hometown: Norco, CA

Medical School: UC Riverside SOM

 

Michelle Martin, MD 

Medical School: California Northstate University College of Medicine

Naman Shah, DO

Medical School:New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine




PGY-2: Class of 2023

Melissa Ada, MD

Hometown: Orange, CA

Medical School: Tulane University School of Medicine

 

Elliot Antman, MD 

Medical School:University of Colorado School of Medicine

Mojan Azarmi, MD 

Hometown: Moraga, California

Medical School: California Northstate University College of Medicine

 

Ramin Badiyan, MD

Hometown: Los Angeles

Medical School: University of Vermont

 

Kayla Buker, MD 

Medical School:Creighton University School of Medicine

Andy Chan, MD

Medical School:Creighton University School of Medicine

Bryston Chang, MD 

Medical School:University of Hawaii, John A. Burns School of Medicine

Judy Chen, MD 

Hometown: Edison, NJ

Medical School: Virginia Tech Carilion

Lydia Chin, DO 

Medical School:Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific

Megan Defuria, MD 

Medical School:University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine

Anna Fong, MD 

Hometown: San Marino, CA

Medical School: California Northstate University College of Medicine

Allissia Gilmartin, MD 

Hometown: South Burlington, VT

Medical School: University of Virginia School of Medicine

Sabiha Hussain, MD 

Hometown: Dallas, Texas

Medical School: UT Southwestern Medical School

Allyson Koh, MD 

Medical School:Saint Louis University School of Medicine

Michael Kung, MD 

Hometown: Cerritos, CA

Medical School: San Juan Bautista School of Medicine

Madeline Lebar, MD

Hometown: Richmond, VA

Medical School: Tulane

 

Erin Myers, MD 

Medical School:University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine

Deena Odeh, MD

Hometown: Memphis, TN

Medical School: UTHSC- Memphis

 

Quynh Pham, MD/MS

Hometown: Lorton, VA

Medical School: University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

 

James Phan, MD 

Medical School:University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Jenn Sanchez, MD

Hometown: Cerritos, CA

Medical School: St. George's University

 

Prachi Shah, MD

Hometown: Placentia, California

Medical School: Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

 

Monica Spitzer, MD

Hometown: Vista, CA

Medical School: Case Western Reserve University SOM

Ian Straehley, MD

Hometown: Bend, Oregon

Medical School: Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU)

 

Kat Taylor, MD 

Medical School:University of Oklahoma College of Medicine

Jonathan Thorpe, MD

Hometown: Yucaipa, CA

Medical School: University of Nevada Reno School of Medicine

 

Christine Wilson, MD

Hometown: Corona, CA

Medical School: Texas A&M College of Medicine

 

Luke Yu, MD

Hometown: Cerritos, CA

Medical School: UC Irvine School of Medicine

      

PGY-3: Class of 2022

 

Nichole Adiletta, MD

Hometown: Fairport, NY

Medical School: Creighton (Phoenix Campus)

 

Marielle Beamesderfer, MD 

Medical School: Loma Linda University School of Medicine

Jacqui Benner, MD 

Medical School:Texas Tech University School of Medicine - Amarillo

Maddie Berra, MD 

Medical School:University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine

Juliana Biro, MD

Hometown: Potomac, Maryland

Medical School: Florida Atlantic University Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine

 

Natalia Maria Calderon, MD

Hometown: Los Angeles, California

Medical School: UC San Diego School of Medicine

 

Stanford Chun, MD

Hometown: San Francisco, CA

Medical School: University of South Florida

 

Tabitha D' Souza, MD  

Medical School: USF Health Morsani College of Medicine

Megan Goss, MD

Hometown: Nashville, Tennessee

Medical School: University of Tennessee Health Science Center

 

Amogh Kambalyal, MD

Hometown: Woodridge, IL

Medical School: University of Illinois College of Medicine

 

Amber Kazi, MD

Hometown: Loma Linda

Medical School: University of Iowa

 

Nicole Kelly, MD 

Hometown: New Providence, NJ

Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine

Iris Kim, MD 

Medical School: University of Hawaii, John A. Burns School of Medicine

Adam Lee, MD

Hometown: Cerritos, CA

Medical School: Saint Louis University School of Medicine

 

Joanne Liang, MD

Hometown: Irvine, CA

Medical School: Loma Linda University

 

Alice Lin, MD 

Medical School: Creighton University School of Medicine

Gwen Lin, MD

Hometown: Plano, TX

Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch

 

Harrison Lowder, MD 

Medical School:University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine

Sunit Misra, MD 

Medical School: Robert Larner, M.D., College of Medicine at the University of Vermont

Dart Newby, MD 

Medical School: Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine

Brenda Pelayo, MD

Hometown: Montebello, CA

Medical School: Meharry Medical College

 

Luke Peters, MD 

Medical School: Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine

Casey Schreiber, DO

Hometown: Laguna Niguel, CA 

Medical School: Western University of Health Sciences

 

Stephanie Walker, MD

Hometown: Rancho Cucamonga, California

Medical School: UCSD School of Medicine

 

Sashi Yasuda, MD

Hometown: Belmont, CA

Medical School: Marshall University School of Medicine 

Allen Yiu, MD 

Medical School: George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences

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