Chief Residents

Chief Residents

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Residents on Research

The PGY-5 year includes 11 months of general surgery as the chief resident on one of the general surgery services. During the chief resident year, the resident takes full responsibility for the surgical service. This includes teaching and supervising junior residents and medical students. During this year, chief residents gain extensive experience in complex surgical cases. Each chief resident assumes administrative responsibilities during the course of their chief year.

Salih Colakoglu

Hometown: Istanbul, Turkey
Medical School: Istanbul Faculty of Medicine
Post-graduate Plan: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship
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Matched: University Of Colorado (Plastic Surgery Fellowship) 

Praise Matemavi

Hometown: Harare, Zimbabwe
Medical School: Michigan State College of Osteopathic Medicine
Post-graduate Plan: Global health/surgery in Sub-Saharan Africa.
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Matched: University Of Nebraska (Transplant Surgery Fellowship)  

Manuel Medina

Hometown: San Juan, PR
Medical School: University of Puerto Rico SOM
Post-graduate Plan: Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
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Matched: The Ohio State University (Plastic Surgery Fellowship)  

Ariel Ourian

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
Medical School: University of California Irvine, School of Medicine
Post-graduate Plan: Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
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Matched:  Houston Methodist Hospital (Plastic Surgery Fellowship) 

Ariel Shuchleib


Hometown: Mexico City
Medical School: Universidad Anahuac
Post-graduate Plan: Return home and build my practice there.
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Matched:  UCSF Fresno (Minimally Invasive Fellowship)

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