Current Residents

Class of 2019

Cresandra Corbin

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

Hometown:  Frremont, 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

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

Fareedat Oluyadi

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. 

Natasha Norville

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  

Class of 2020

Carolina Braga

Hometown: Rio de Janiero, 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

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
Patrick Ouzts

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 (Joy) Park

Class of 2021

Richard Chen

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: Mitsuwa food court 

Michael Chung

Hometown: Englewood Cliffs, NJ 
Undergrad: Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut 
Medical school: 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

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

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

Hometown: Atlantic City, NJ 
Undergrad: Stockton University of NJ 
Medical school: 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