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2018-2019 Chief Residents 

J. Harwood Scott, MD

  • Hometown: Farmville, VA
  • Med School: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
  • Career Interests: Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Personal Interests: spending quality time with my wife and family, humor, daily aerobic activity
  • Favorite Thing About Temple: the autonomy the residents have.
  • Favorite thing about Philadelphia: The Phillies and being with the Eagles fans. #BeBold. #Underdogisahungrydog
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Megan Ward, MD

  • Hometown: Nashville, TN
  • Med School: University of TN Health Science Center
  • Career Interests: Health Policy and Social Determinants of Health
  • Personal Interests: Interior Design, Fashion and Reading
  • Favorite Thing About Temple: Urban Health and Resident Camaraderie
  • Best Annual Event in Philly: Made in America Concert
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Robert (Bobby) Marron, MD

  • Hometown:  Princeton Junction, NJ
  • Medical School: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
  • Career Interests: Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine, General Internal Medicine, Education
  • Personal Interests:  I am a fan of several terrible sports teams including the NY Knicks and NY Jets
  • Favorite Thing about Temple:  The people- we all have each other’s' backs
  • Favorite Beer Garden- Bok Bar in South Philly- amazing views of the city from the roof of an abandoned high school
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Alex Deak, MD

  • Hometown: Granville, OH
  • Med School: Temple University School of Medicine
  • Career interests: Hematology/Oncology
  • Personal Interests: Spending time with my wife and 3 kids
  • Favorite Thing About Temple: The autonomy that residents have to make their own decisions, and the unique population that we see - there is a lot of undifferentiated disease!
  • Favorite weekend getaway - The Jersey shore, particularly Ocean City
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