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Categorical Residents

Chief Surgery Residents 2017

Chief Residents

Tanya Olszewski, MD
Drexel University College of Medicine

Yizhi Shan, MD
Ohio State University College of Medicine

Nicholas Sich, MD
University of Nevada School of Medicine

Rolla Zarifa, MD
University of Miami School of Medicine

Fourth-Year Residents

George Filosa, MD
University of Central Florida

Caitlin Hodge, MD
University of Miami

Linda Li, MD
University of Miami

Jaclyn Milici, DO
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Olivier Van Houtte, MD
Brown University

Third-Year Residents

Waed AlSwealmeen, MD
University of Jordan

Federico Perez Quirante, MD
Universidad de Murcia Facultad de Medicina

Charis Ripley-Hager, MD
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Andrew Rogers, MD
Tufts University School of Medicine

Davek Sharma, MD
Florida International University
Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine

Second-Year Residents

James Butz, MD
American University of Antigua College of Medicine

Jacob Katsnelson, MD
Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health

Emmanuel Nwachuku, MD
Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University

Lili Sadri, MD
Boston University School of Medicine

Thea Strickland, MD
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine

First-Year Categorical Residents

Aditya Das, MD
Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University

Jaclyn Heilman, MD
Drexel University College of Medicine

Quynh-Diem Lam, MD
Drexel University College of Medicine

Luis Mejia Sierra, MD
East Tennessee State University College of Medicine

Abdelsalam Osman, MD
University of Medical Sciences & Technology (UMST) Faculty of Medicine

First-Year Preliminary Residents

Austin Fletcher, MD
Saint James School of Medicine

Usman Hyder, MD
Aga Khan Medical College

Ian Leopold, MD
Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University

Michael Romani, MD
Saint Georges University

Department of Surgery 2017


Graduates 2008-2018

Fellowships: 83%



Advanced Laparoendoscopic Minimally Invasive Surgery
Alta Bates Summit Medical Center
Cleveland Clinic Florida
Orlando Health (2)
Providence Portland Medical Center
St. Francis Hospital (2)
University of Texas, Southwestern
Yale University Medical Center
9
Bariatric Surgery
Abington Memorial Hospital
1
Breast Surgery
Bryn Mawr Hospital (2)
Fox Chase Cancer Center
3
Burns
Indiana University
1
Cardiothoracic Surgery
Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein Medical College
University of Texas, Southwestern
2
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Henry Ford Health System
Lehigh Valley Hospital (3)
Orlando Health
Saint Mark's Hospital
Spectrum Health/The Ferguson Clinic
The Florida Hospital
UMDNJ/Robert Wood Johnson
University of Texas, Houston
10
Endocrine Surgery
North Shore University Health System
1
Hepatobiliary Surgery
University of Pittsburgh
1
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
University of Indiana
1
Surgical Oncology
Fox Chase Cancer Center
University of Pittsburgh
2
Trauma/Critical Care
Medstar Washington Hospital Center
Saint Louis University
University of Arizona, Tucson
University of Miami (2)
University of Pennsylvania
Wake Forest Hospital
7
Vascular Surgery
Boston University
Temple University Hospital
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Toledo Hospital, Jobst Vascular Center (2)
5

Directly into private practice: 15%
Armed forces commitment: 2%


Surgery