2017 - 2018 Residents

Shirin Bajaj

Shirin Bajaj
Second Year Resident
Undergraduate School: Northwestern University
Undergraduate Major: B.A. in Political Science
Medical School: Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
Internship: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Clinical Interest: Melanoma and Pigmented Lesions, Dermoscopy, Procedural Dermatology
Research Interest: Melanoma, Dermoscopy

Amy Kalowitz Bieber

Amy Kalowitz Bieber
First Year Resident
Undergraduate School: University of Maryland
Undergraduate Major: Bioengineering
Medical School: New York School of Medicine
Internship: New York School of Medicine
Clinical Interest: Dermoscopy, Disorders of Pigmentation and Pigmented Lesions, Procedural Dermatology
Research Interest: Quality Improvement and Systems Thinking in Medicine, Technological Advances in Dermatology, Psychosocial Impact of Cutaneous Disorders

Jeffrey Cohen Jeffrey Cohen
Third Year Resident
Undergraduate School: University of Rochester
Undergraduate Major: B.A. in Biology and Health & Society
Medical School: Harvard Medical School
Internship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Clinical Interest: Medical Dermatology, Cutaneous Oncology, Inflammatory Diseases of the Skin
Research Interest: Epidemiology, Psoriasis, Melanoma
Maressa Criscito

Maressa Criscito
First Year Resident
Undergraduate School: The University of Michigan
Undergraduate Major: Psychology, Biology
Medical School: Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Internship: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Clinical Interest: Pigmented lesions, cutaneous oncology, dermoscopy, medical/procedural dermatology
Research Interest: Epidemiology, clinical research in melanoma & supportive oncodermatology

Rachel Cymerman Rachel Cymerman
Second Year Resident
Undergraduate School: University of Pennsylvania
Undergraduate Major: B.S.in Economics and Environment Science
Medical School: NYU School of Medicine
Internship: NYU School of Medicine
Nicholas Gulati Nicholas Gulati
First Year Resident
Undergraduate School: Columbia University
Undergraduate Major: B.A. in Biology
Medical School: Weill Cornell Medical College/The Rockefeller University (M.D., Ph.D.)
Internship: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

 

Daniel Gutierrez

Daniel Gutierrez
Second Year Resident
Undergraduate School: University of Michigan
Undergraduate Major: B.S.in Microbiology and Spanish
Medical School: Case Western Reserve University
Internship: Henry Ford University

Genevieve Kaunitz Genevieve Kaunitz
First Year Resident
Undergraduate School: Columbia University
Undergraduate Major: B.A. in French Literature
Medical School: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Internship: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
 
Loren Krueger Loren Krueger
Third Year Resident (Chief)
Undergraduate School: Duke University
Undergraduate Major: B.S. in Biology
Medical School: University of Wisconsin
Internship: University of Chicago
Clinical Interest: Medical and Procedural Dermatology
Research Interest: Ethnic Skin, Rheum Derm, Quality and Systems Improvement
Margo Lederhandler
Third Year Resident (Chief)
Undergraduate School: University of Pennsylvania
Undergraduate Major: B.A. in Economics and Hispanic Studies
Medical School: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Internship: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Richard Lin Richard Lin
Second Year Resident
Undergraduate School: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Undergraduate Major: B.S.in Biology
Medical/Graduate School: Harvard/ University of Oxford (M.D., Ph.D.)
Internship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital
 
Elyse Love Elyse Love
Third Year Resident
Undergraduate School: University of Alabama
Undergraduate Major: B.S. in Biology
Medical School: Emory University
Internship: Brookwood Baptist Health System
Clinical Interest: Medical and procedural dermatology, disfiguring dermatologic conditions, acne
Research Interest: Quality of life impact of dermatological conditions, use of technology to increase patient education and efficiency of care
Laura Melnick Laura Melnick
Third Year Resident
Undergraduate School: Cornell University
Undergraduate Major: B.S. in Human Biology, Health and Society
Medical School: Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Residency: Pediatric Residency at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Clinical Interest: Pediatric Dermatology, Medical Dermatology
Emily Milam Emily Milam
Second Year Resident
Undergraduate School: Harvard University
Undergraduate Major: B.A. in Social & Cognitive Neuroscience
Medical School: NYU School of Medicine.
Internship: Mount Sinai
Research Interest: Complex Medical Dermatology, Consult Dermatology, Medical Photopraphy
 
Oluwatobi Ogbechie-Godec

Oluwatobi Ogbechie-Godec
Third Year Resident (Chief)
Undergraduate School: Harvard College
Medical School: Harvard Medical School
Other post-graduate degrees: Harvard Business School
Internship: Mount Auburn Hospital
Clinical Interest: Teledermatology, Skin of Color, Medical Dermatology
Research Interest: Teledermatology, Integrative Dermatology Delivery, Alternative Payment Models

David Orbuch David Orbuch
First Year Resident
Undergraduate School: Dartmouth College
Undergraduate Major: Sociology
Medical School: New York University School of Medicine
Internship: Montefiore New Rochelle
Clinical Interest: Medical Dermatology, Inflammatory Diseases of the Skin
Research Interest: Dermatopharmacology, rheumatologic dermatology, epidemiology, payment models
 
Channa Ovits Channa Ovits
Second Year Resident
Undergraduate School: Yeshiva University Stern College
Undergraduate Major: B.S.in Molecular and Cellular Biology
Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Internship: Montefiore New Rochelle
Clinical Interest: Complex Medical Dermatology and Procedural Dermatology
Research Interest: Oncodermatology, Cutaneous Wound Healing, Patient Quality of Life
Jorge Roman Jorge Roman
First Year Resident
Undergraduate School: The University of North Texas
Undergraduate Major: Biology
Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch
Internship: Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas
Clinical Interest: Complex medical dermatology, global dermatology, cutaneous oncology
Research Interest: Medical humanities, narrative medicine, healthcare disparities
 
Sheila Shaigany Sheila Shaigany
Second Year Resident
Undergraduate School: Northwestern University
Undergraduate Major: B.S. in Theater
Medical School: Columbia University College of Physician & Surgeons
Internship: Winthrop Hospital
Gaurav Singh Gaurav Singh
Second Year Resident
Undergraduate School: University of Illinois
Undergraduate Major: B.A.in Chemistry Psychology
Medical School: University of Miami Leonard M. Miller
Internship: University of Miami
Kumar Sukhdeo

Kumar Sukhdeo
Third Year Resident
Undergraduate School: Duke University
Undergraduate Major: B.S. in Cell & Molecular Biology
Medical/Graduate School: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine (M.D., Ph.D.)
Internship: University of Chicago Hospital
Clinical Interest: Wounds, burns, hair loss, genetic dermatoses
Research Interest: Stem cell biology, skin/hair/nail regeneration, cell replacement therapies

Nicholas Taylor Nicholas Taylor
Second Year Resident
Undergraduate School: University of Virginia
Undergraduate Major:  B.S.in Chemical Engineering
Medical/Graduate School: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (M.D., Ph.D.)
Internship: Moses Cone Hospital in Greensboro, NC.
 
Lana Tong

Lana Tong
Third Year Resident
Undergraduate School: Johns Hopkins University
Undergraduate Major: B.A. in Biology
Medical School: David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Internship: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
Clinical Interest: Hair and pigmentation disorders, medical/procedural dermatology, skin of color
Research Interest: Quality improvement, dermatoepidemiology and outcomes, technology in medicine

Nkemjika Ugonabo Nkemjika Ugonabo
First Year Resident
Undergraduate School: Stanford University
Undergraduate Major: B.S. in Human Biology
Medical/Graduate School: University of Michigan Medical School
Internship: Abington - Jefferson Hospital
 
Jason Weed
First Year Resident
Undergraduate School: Yale College
Undergraduate Major: Economics
Medical School: Yale School of Medicine
Internship: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Clinical Interest: Cutaneous oncology, inflammatory disorders, infectious diseases of the skin
Research Interest: Targeted molecural screening, biochemical diagnostic tools