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Current Residents

PGY1

Sarah HmadaSarah Hmada, MD
Medical School: Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Professional Interests: Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, PTSD, Community Psychiatry, Mental Health in the Arab Community
Hobbies: Fashion, thrifting, skincare, singing, netflix, spending time with my cat

 

Gift Kittaporn “Gift” Jonglertjanya, DO
Medical School: Midwestern University Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine
Professional Interest: psychotherapy and child/adolescent psychiatry
Hobbies: camping, eating, baking and playing with my two doggies

 

KolliPriyanka Kolli
Medical School: Albany Medical College
Professional Interests: Child and Adolescent, Interventional, Consultation-Liaison 
Hobbies: cooking, gardening, traveling, and decorating

 

KevinKevin Kurack, MD
Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Professional Interests: outpatient and psychotherapy, schizophrenia, possibly child and adolescent
Hobbies: travel, hanging out with my dog, watching the NY Giants, finding new restaurants, books, movies, and critiquing pizza

 

Eric LeeEric Lee, MD
Medical School: McGovern Medical School at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Professional Interests: Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry, Inpatient, HIV psychiatry
Hobbies: traveling, hiking, starting to get into bouldering

 

ManginiPratheek Mangini, MD
Medical School School: Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Professional Interests: Trauma-informed care, Psychodynamics, Addiction, Child & Adolescent
Hobbies: Hiking, Karaoke, Meditating, Watercoloring

 

VanessaVanessa Martinez, MD
Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch
Professional Interests: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Addiction, Community Psychiatry
Hobbies: Dancing (contemporary, jazz, ballet), yoga, playing with my cat Dill and taking him on walks, spending time with my boyfriend, video games

 

samuelSamuel Rosenblatt, MD
Medical School: State University of New York Upstate Medical University
Professional Interests: forensics, psychodynamics
Hobbies: Tennis, dogs, philosophy, chess, books, Bitcoin

 

Nicholas Schmidt, MD
Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine
Professional interests: child & adolescent psychiatry, eating disorders, psychotherapy
Hobbies: Working out, vegan food

 

Robert Simons, MD
Medical School: Central Michigan University College of Medicine
Professional Interests: Geriatric, Consultation-Liaison, and Interventional Psychiatry 
Hobbies: Downhill Skiing, Water Skiing, Golf, Basketball, Pickleball, Traveling

 

Elsa Stoff, MD
Medical School: Cooper Medical School of Rowan University
Professional Interests: Addiction Psychiatry, LGBTQ healthcare, psychotherapy
Hobbies: cooking, baking, biking, rollerblading, playing D&D
 

Qianyu Wang, MD
Medical School: University of Oklahoma College of Medicine at Oklahoma City
Professional Interests: Outpatient psychiatry, Asian-American mental health, and psychotherapy.
Hobbies: kpop dancing, cooking, and hiking

 


PGY2

Francesca Arana, MD
Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine 
Professional interests: Psychotherapy, addiction
Hobbies: Working out, cooking

 

Jessica Benson, MD
Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine
Professional interests: Currently undecided but eager to explore my interests in residency
Hobbies/interests: Spending time with friends, animals (especially dogs!), learning to cook, reading

 

Mark Carey, MD
Medical School: Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Temple University
Professional Interests: Addiction Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatry, Psychotherapy
Hobbies: Concerts, Movies, Sports

 

Yunichel Joo, MD
Medical School: Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Professional Interests: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Consultation and Liaison Psychiatry
Hobbies: Spending time with my cat, cooking, exploring restaurants and pick-your-own orchards

 

Alison Liss, MD
Medical School: NYU
Professional interests: Serious mental illness, public psychiatry, psychodynamic psychotherapy, psychotherapy for psychosis
Hobbies: Reading, cycling, birdwatching, opera, doting on my cat

 

Matthew Lu, MD
Medical School: UT Health San Antonio
Professional Interests: General adult outpatient psychiatry, community psychiatry
Hobbies: My dog Tails, Dallas sports fan, NBA, eating good foods, board/video games, traveling

 

Amber Navy, MD
Medical School: UTHealth McGovern Medical School
Professional interests: Consultation liaison psychiatry, CBT
Hobbies: Cooking, hiking, and painting

 

Marianela Rosales Gerpe, MD
Medical School: Ross University School of Medicine
Professional interests: Child & Adolescent, Forensic Psychiatry, Research 
Hobbies: I enjoy painting, hiking, playing with my puppy, and watching scary movies!

 

PatelSahil Patel, MD
Medical School: Saint George's University
Professional Interests: Emergency Psychiatry, Consultation-Liaison, Addiction
Hobbies: Traveling, Reading, Youtube

 

Manju Pillai, MD
Medical school: Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine
Professional Interests: Psychotic Disorders, Sleep Disorders
Hobbies: Reading, Video Games, Hanging out with family/friends

 

Isabel Stillman, MD
Medical School: Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine Florida Atlantic University
Professional interests:  Psychodynamic psychiatry but still undecided. 
Hobbies: I love exploring towns and cities on foot, classical and traditional architecture, old films, and any type of fictional narrative (lately too much TV & too little reading).  

 

Poorna Sreekumar, MD
Medical School: University of Maryland, School of Medicine
Professional Interests: Open to many areas, but CL and Forensics are particular interests 
Hobbies: Writing, Reading, Hiking, Thrifting, Cooking

 

Sylvia Yu, MD
Medical School: Loma Linda University
Professional Interests: Geriatric Psychiatry
Hobbies: playing with dogs

 

Fan Zhang (Lily), MD
Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth University
Professional interests: Adult Inpatient Psychiatry, Emergency Psychiatry, Psychotic Disorders, Ethics
Hobbies: Taking care of my plants and watching them grow, exploring new restaurants and art museums, watching films, and discovering new music

 


PGY3

Roya Bina, MD
Medical School: Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Iran.
Professional interests: Medical genetics, Neurodevelopmental disorders, child psychiatry, and neuropsychiatry.
Hobbies: I enjoy playing the piano, dancing, watching movies, and hanging out with friends and family.

 

Caesar Imperio, MD, PhD
Medical School: Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Professional interests: Substance Use Disorders, Consult and Liaison, Research
Hobbies: Cooking, baking, and taking my pet rabbit on walks 

 

Holly Jordan, MD
Medical School: Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Professional interests: General adult inpatient psychiatry, substance use disorders
Hobbies: Outside of work I enjoy spending time with my husband and our dog, working on renovating our new house, and trying out new restaurants around the city

 

Jamie Karasin, MD
Medical School: American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine
Professional interests: Neuropsychiatry, Consultation-Liaison, and Psychotherapy
Hobbies: Traveling, Documentary Watching, Huge Philadelphia Sports Fan

 

Janet Lee, MD
Medical School:  Rutgers RWJMS
Professional interests:  C/L psychiatry, psycho-oncology
Hobbies:  hanging out at cafes, karaoke, rock concerts, trying and learning about new foods

 

Terry Lok, MD
Medical school: The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Professional interests: mental health in the Asian-American community, schizophrenia, psychotherapy
Hobbies: playing basketball, watching Jeopardy!, playing guitar

 

Ashby Mammen, MD
Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine
Professional interests: Not sure yet but I like addiction medicine!
Hobbies: hiking, bird watching, drawing, petting dogs, exploring Philly

 

Divya Patel, MD
Medical School: Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick.
Professional interests: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry as well as Addictions.
Hobbies: Tennis, read, and travel!

 

Ryan Serdenes, DO
Medical School: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Professional interests: Psychopharmacology, Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry, Neuropsychiatry
Hobbies: Spending time with family & friends, trivia, weight lifting, board games, attempting to cook, traveling, and all activities that include coffee.

 

Jeremy Sharma, MD
Medical School: Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Professional interests: Addiction Psychiatry, Outpatient Psychiatry
Hobbies: Poetry, Coffee, Video Games

 

Jacob Weiss, MD
Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth University
Professional interests: consultation-liaison psychiatry, psychopharmacology, psychotic disorders, addiction psychiatry
Hobbies: cooking, gardening, hiking, nature photography, podcasts

 

Michael Zimberg, DO
Medical School:  Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Professional interests: Consultation Liaison Psychiatry & Psychodynamic Theory
Hobbies:  Tennis, Movies, Chess

 


PGY4

Rebecca Anthony, MD
Medical School: Ohio State University
Professional interests: Consult-Liaison psychiatry
Hobbies: reading, writing short stories, eating my way through Philadelphia, making cards, and hanging out with my dog Richard Mutt

 

Catherine Boylan, MD
Medical School: Rutgers NJMS
Professional interests: Addiction
Hobbies: Traveling, cooking, running

 

Meera Chatterjee, MD
Medical School: Cooper Medical School of Rowan University
Professional interests: Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, Trauma Informed Therapy
Hobbies: DJing, Reality TV, Piano, Hiking

 

Miyuki Fukui, MD
Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine
Professional interests: Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry
Hobbies: Sketching, painting and DIY crafts

 

Andrew Hogrogian, MD
Medical School: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Professional interests: Schizophrenia, Psychopharmacology, Transplant
Hobbies: Bad movies, Philadelphia Union, Travel

 

Ray Leslie, MD
Medical School:  Boston University School of Medicine
Professional interests: psychotherapy, CBT
Hobbies: skiing, cooking, music, pet keeping

 

Sen Sen Liu, MD
Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine
Professional interests: general adult psychiatry
Hobbies: traveling, reading, and jogging.

 

Janki Patel, MD
Medical School: University of South Carolina School of Medicine
Professional interests: Child and Adolescent, Addictions, Psychotherapy
Hobbies: Traveling, reading, gym / running, watching football

 

Shaun Plotnick, MD
Medical School: Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Professional interests: Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
Hobbies: Skiing, Soccer, Film

 

Scott Sees, MD
Medical School: Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Professional interests: Psychodynamic therapy, inpatient psychiatry
Hobbies: Board games, hiking