PGY 1s

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PGY 1s

Each PGY-1 resident completes rotations on each of the four general surgery services, the trauma service, the surgical intensive care unit, emergency room, and the vascular service. The resident is introduced to the basic elements of surgical patient care. Instruction includes conducting a comprehensive history and physical examination; evaluating and diagnosing patients and establishing a plan. Ordering appropriate laboratory tests, radiological tests and medications; preoperative and operative care at the PGY-1 level; postoperative care; and patient care in the inpatient facility.

Eric Copeli



Dana Ferrari


Hometown: Lake Orion, Michigan
Medical School: AT Still University School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona
Post-graduate Plan: Critical Care or Cardiothoracic Surgery
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Alexandra Halevi


Hometown: Boulder, CO
Medical School: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Post-graduate Plan: Undecided 
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Richard Holman   

Christine Kang 

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
Medical School: Wayne State University School of Medicine
Post-graduate Plan: Undecided
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Rahul Kar

Hometown: Columbus, OH
Medical School: The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Post-graduate Plan: Undecided 
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Craig Larsen 


Charles Lugo 

Hala Omar

Hometown: Alexandria, Egypt
Medical School: Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar
Post-graduate Plan: Undecided 
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Shawn Pakravan 

Eric Zimmermann


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