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Current Residents

Class of 2019

  • Cresandra Corbin, MD - Ross University School of Medicine
  • Hometown: West Hempstead, NY
    Undergrad: Dartmouth College
    Medical school: Ross University School of Medicine
    Little known fact: I was a child model
    Last book read: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time
    Favorite restaurant in NJ: INC in New Brunswick
    On your travel bucket list: Thailand


  • Farrah Fong, DO - West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
    Hometown: Fremont, CA
    Undergrad: University of California, Davis
    Medical school: West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
    If I weren't a physician, I would be: a musician/dancer, food/lifestyle/travel blogger, and owner of an animal rescue
    Hidden talent: Perfect pitch and eating copious amounts of food (especially salmon sashimi)
    Ideal way to spend a weekend: Hiking somewhere beautiful & enjoying a “return-to-civilization" meal...and taking my rescue kitty for a walk in the park
    On my travel bucket list: Cross-country road trip/food tour to visit all the national parks & eat all the things

  • Joseph Lugo, MD - St. George's University School of Medicine
  • Hometown: Brick Township, NJ
    Undergrad: Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, CT
    Medical school: St. George's University in Grenada, WI
    Favorite NJ activity: Visiting Cape May, NJ, for the beach and wineries
    Favorite TV show: Avid console gamer who enjoys SNES and currently, Destiny
    If I weren't a physician, I would be: A chef.
    On your travel bucket list: Japan


  • Natasha Norville, MD - St. George's University School of Medicine
  • Hometown: Somerset, NJ
    Undergrad: Rutgers University (Cook College)
    Medical school: St. George’s University
    Favorite sport: Track & Field
    Favorite TV show: Dateline
    If I weren't a physician, I would be: a baking athlete
    On your travel bucket list: Morocco


  • Fareedat Oluyadi, MD - Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

    Hometown: Union, NJ
    Undergrad: Johns Hopkins University
    Medical school: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
    Little known fact: Had a British accent once upon a time
    If I weren't a physician, I would be: running my own talk-show (well at least that is what my friends think I should really be doing…)
    On your travel bucket list: to the Moon
    If I could have any superpower, I'd choose: to fly
    If I could only eat one type of food ever again, it'd be: bubble tea, and pretty much anything containing tapioca pearls

 

  • Class of 2020

    • Carolina Braga, MD - Ross University School of Medicine

      Hometown: Rio deJaniero, Brazil
      Undergrad: University of Florida - GO GATORS!
      Medical school: Ross University School of Medicine
      Favorite book: Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
      Favorite TV show: Dateline
      Favorite sports teams: Gators, Eagles, 76ers
      Ideal way to spend a weekend: Wake up late, take the train into NY and enjoy the city


    • Ellexis Khan, MD - Ross University School of Medicine

      Hometown: Gridley, CA
      Undergrad: Brigham Young University Provo
      Medical school: Ross University School of Medicine
      Ideal way to spend weekend: on the beach pretending to be a mermaid 🧜
      If I were not a physician: dolphin 🐬 trainer
      Travel bucket list: Seychelles , an archipelago of more than 100 islands in the Indian Ocean, of East Africa
      Favorite game: Catan


    • Mitchell Kim, MD - Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School

      Hometown: Holmdel, NJ
      Undergrad: The College of New Jersey
      Medical school: Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School
      Little known fact: I cut my own hair
      Favorite sport/team: Basketball, NY Knicks
      Favorite TV show (movie or game): Game of Thrones
      On your travel bucket list: SE Asia


    • Patrick Ouzts, MD - St. George's University School of Medicine
    • Hometown: Westlake, Ohio
      Undergrad: University of Michigan
      Medical school: St. George's University School of Medicine
      Favorite sports teams: I'm a fan of the Cleveland Browns, Indians, & Cavaliers
      Favorite book: Autobiography of Malcolm X
      Favorite TV show: Friday Night Lights
      Favorite foods: I could eat chocolate chip cookies and chocolate cake for every meal

    • Juyeon Park, MD - Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

      Hometown: Glen Rock, NJ
      Undergrad: Williams College. Double majored in Art and Biology
      Medical School: RWJ Medical School
      Little known fact: I am an identical twin
      Favorite book: "Villette" by Charlotte Bronte
      On your travel bucket list: Florence, Milan, Rome... all the art-heavy cities in Italy
      If I could have any superpower, I'd choose: the ability to be fluent in all languages

  • Class of 2021

    • Richard Chen, MD -Drexel University College of Medicine

      Hometown: Edison, NJ
      Undergrad: Drexel University
      Medical school: Drexel University
      Favorite sport: Tennis
      On my travel bucket list: Japan
      Favorite NJ activity: Fishing
      Favorite NJ restaurant: Mitsuwafood court


    • Michael Chung, MD - University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine

      Hometown: Englewood Cliffs, NJ
      Undergrad: Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut
      Medicalschool: Larner College of Medicine at the University of Vermont
      Favorite book: Mistborn
      Favorite restaurant in NJ: Dong Bo Sung
      Favorite Movie: The Bourne Identity
      If I weren’t a physician, I would be: a physical therapist


    • Ashleigh Lemaire, MD - Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

      Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA
      Undergrad: University of Pittsburgh, Bachelors in Nursing
      Medical school: Rutgers RWJ
      Favorite book: Harry Potter series!!!
      If I weren’t a physician, I would be: an interior designer
      Favorite way to spend a weekend: right now, sleeping in, spending time with family then date night with my husband
      Favorite NJ activity: Going to the shore for weekend getaways!


    • Jennifer Mbianda, MD - Ross University School of Medicine

      Hometown: Freeport, Bahamas
      Undergrad: Georgia State University
      Medical school: Ross University
      On my travel bucket list: Santorini, Greece & Paris
      If I could have any superpower, I’d choose: to eradicate all evil & injustice in the world
      Favorite way to spend a weekend: Sleeping, family time, interior decorating
      If I weren’t a physician, I would be: a youth counselor & party planner

    • Thai Tran, MD - Ross University School of Medicine

      Hometown: Atlantic City, NJ
      Undergrad: Stockton University of NJ
      Medicalschool: Ross University
      Favorite sports team: Philly Eagles
      Favorite read: House of God by Samuel Shem
      On my travel bucket list: Thailand
      If I could have any superpower, I'd choose: being able to transport through space like Nightcrawler on X-Men