Welcome Class of 2021 Residents!

March 17, 2017
Class of 2021

Michael Ferebee

Dr. Michael Ferebee

Education:

  • University of Virginia  BS ‘11
  • Meharry Medical College MD ‘17

Honors/Awards

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Member (AOA)
  • Meharry Medical College Dean's List

 

Leadership:

  • Class of 2017 Vice President
  • Class of 2017 Sport’s Chair

Research:

  • 2 peer-reviewed publications on complicated appendicitis

Unique Characteristics:

  • Prior ED Scribe
  • Volunteered as peer tutor, in the community clinic, and as a youth soccer coach

Interests:

  • Coaching Soccer in the community
  • Bike Riding
  • Soccer
  • Traveling

Christina Gallerani

Dr. Christina Gallerani

Education:

  • Univeristy of California, Berkeley BS ‘09
  • Harvard University, MPH ‘16
  • University of California, Davis MD ‘17

Leadership:

  • Student Clinic Co-Director
  • Gun Violence Prevention Student Interest Group President
  • Class of 2016 Wellness Representative
  • Dean’s Advisory Council for Student Wellness
  • Global Health Student Interest Group Officer
  • UC Davis Wine Tasting and Silent Auction Benefit Music Committee Chair
  • Cycling Adventures for Medical Professionals Officer

 

 

Unique Characteristics:

  • Volunteer educator for Refugee Crisis Action Network
  • Humanitarian response simulation participant
  • Participated in medical missions to Honduras & Ecuador
  • Served as a Marin County’s Vital Statistics Assistant Clerk and as a HHS Research Intern

Interests:

  • Painting (acrylic and watercolor)
  • Crafts (felting, creating cards, scrapbooking)
  • Visiting museums\
  • Travel (most recently to Chile and China)

Aditi Ghatak-Roy

Dr. Aditi Gharak-Roy

Education:

  • University of Texas, Austin BA/BS ‘12
  • Texas A&M MD ‘17

Research:

  • NIH researcher prior to medical school
  • Undergraduate research on the Implications of Nazi Medical Ethics

 

Leadership:

  • Class Curriculum Committee Representative
  • AMA Member of Committee on Legislation & Advocacy
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology Government Relations Intern

Unique Characteristics:

  • Class parody video director & editor
  • Volunteered as a math tutor

Interests:

  • Modern Architecture/libraries
  • Yoga
  • Lacrosse
  • Werner Herzog
  • Joss Whedon
  • Calvin and Hobbes
  • Gardening
  • German
  • Hiking/outdoors

Brett Linowes

Dr. Brett Linowes

Education:

  • University of Michigan  BS ‘10
  • Boston University MA ‘12
  • Albany Medical College MD ‘17

Honors/Awards:

  • Received SAEM Foundation EMIG Grant for Pre-Clinical Trauma Simulation with Early Focus on Clinical Reasoning Skills

 

 

Research:

  • NIH researcher prior to medical school with 2 peer-reviewed publications

Leadership:

  • EMIG President

Unique Characteristics:

  • Prior GW scribe
  • Head of Market Research for SonoStik with Dr. Sikka
  • Volunteered for Teddy Bear Hospital Day

Interests:

  • Avid Reader- Science and Fantasy/ Non-fiction
  • Traveling
  • DC Sports/ University of Michigan Fan
  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Patrick McCarville

Dr. Patrick McCarville

Education:

  • University of Wisconsin BA ‘09
  • Goucher College Post-Bacc ‘13
  • Tulane University MD ‘17

Honors/Awards:

  • Received a $3,800 grant for Shisong Water System and Tank Project- Cameroon Water Charity grant

 

Leadership:

  • EMIG President
  • Founder and developer of CRAM Academy, a medical education website
  • Founder for Scholarships for Orphan Youth in Cameroon

Unique Characteristics:

  • Prior Peace Corps volunteer in Cameroon
  • Created a work training program for at-risk youths in Cameroon
  • Has a bee-farm in Cameroon
  • Volunteers services in multiple community and medical organizations

Interests:

  • Yoga
  • Hiking, Climbing
  • International Travel
  • Intramural Dodgeball
  • Pig roasting

Michaela Salvo

Dr. Michaela Salvo

Education:

  • Emory University  BA ‘11
  • Bryn Mawr College Post-Bacc ‘12
  • University of Rochester MD ‘17

Research:

  • Physician’s obligation to advocacy from a bio-ethics perspective

 

Leadership:

  • Class of 2017 Vice President
  • LCME Student Committee member
  • Bioethics Journal Club founder
  • Medical Students for Choice co-leader
  • Physicians for Human Rights co-leader
  • Hands are Not for Hitting leader
  • AMWA Annual Charity Art Sale board member

Unique Characteristics:

  • Prior Americorps participant (Yonkers, NY)

Interests:

  • Skiing
  • Traveling
  • Running Marathons
  • NY Times Crossword puzzles.

Caroline Schulman

Dr. Caroline Schulman

Education:

  • Vanderbilt University BE ‘06
  • Portland State University Post-Bacc ‘13
  • OHSU MD  ‘17

Honors/Awards:

  • Student Senate Scholarship to attend ACEP conference 2016

 

Research:

  • 4 peer-reviewed publications 

Leadership:

  • Women in Academic Medicine student representative
  • Women in Medicine Interest Group founder, co-president
  • Peer Advocacy Support Group co-president

Unique Characteristics:

  • Prior EMT
  • Worked on a ranch at the bottom of the Grand Canyon

Interests:

  • Volleyball
  • Distance Running
  • Cycling
  • Backpacking
  • Skiing
  • White water rafting

Nebiyu Shukur

Dr. Nebiyu Shukur

Education:

  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute BS ‘11
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School MBS ‘13
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School MD ‘17

Honors/Awards:

  • EVMS Dean's Academic Scholarship 

 

Research

  • NIH research prior to medical school with 1 peer-reviewed publication

Leadership:

  • Young Orthodox Tawahedo Christians Humanitarian team leader
  • Young Orthodox Tawahedo Christians Organization Oversight team representative
  • EVMS American Red Cross Chapter, Regional co-director

Unique Characteristics:

  • Subject editor for Firecracker, a USMLE study aid
  • Volunteers for multiple organizations

Interests:

  • Soccer
  • Running
  • Directing and editing promotional and skit videos
  • Photography
  • Graphic design
  • Poetry

Natalie Sullivan

Dr. Natalie Sullivan

Education:

  • Tufts University  BA ‘12
  • Tufts University MD ‘17

Honors/Awards:

  • Tufts Department of Public and Environmental Safety Award 
  • Honos Civicus Society

 

Research

  • Research prior to medical school in International Health Policy

Leadership:

  • PBL Coordinator
  • Student Clinic Coordinator and Executive Board member
  • Tufts EMS Director of Operations
  • Tufts EMS Director of Education

Unique Characteristics:

  • Taught English to underserved women in Boston area
  • Very involved in volunteer activities

Interests:

  • Golf
  • Running
  • Watersports
  • Cooking