The structured MD/PhD Program was established in 2000. Our alumni are now pursuing rewarding careers in biomedical research and academic medicine.

ALUMNI RESIDENCY/FELLOWSHIP APPOINTMENT
MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 2017
Dr. Miranda Hayworth

University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX

Neurological Surgery

Dr. Jonathan Heimlich

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN

Internal Medicine

MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 2016
Dr. Erin Scott

University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY

Obstetrics & Gynecology

Dr. Quaovi Sodji

Stanford University, Standford, CA

Radiation Oncology

MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 2015
Dr. Samuel Quaynor

Weiss Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL

Neuroscience

MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 2014
Dr. Melinda Beavers

Charlotte Medical Center, Charlotte, NC

Pediatrics

MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 2013
Dr. Preethi Ganapathy

Augusta University-Augusta, GA

The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Medicine-Preliminary

Ophthalmology

Dr. Jessica O'Neal Atlanta Medical Center, Atlanta, GA General Surgery
Dr. Shubin Shahab Emory University SOM- Atlanta, GA Pediatrics
MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 2012
Dr. Rusty Johnson Augusta University-Augusta, GA Internal Medicine
MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 2011
Dr. Matt Collins Boston Univ Med Ctr-Boston, MA Internal Medicine
Dr. Mark Merkley U Rochester/Strong Mem-Rochester, NY Otolaryngology/Research
Dr. Kim Rathbun Augusta University-Augusta, GA Emergency Medicine
Dr. Amy Walthour U Tennessee COM-Chattanooga, TN Family Medicine
MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 2010
Dr. Elizabeth Richter

Medical University of SC-Charleston, SC

Medical University of SC-Charleston, SC

Surgery-Preliminary

Ophthalmology

Dr. Alexis Simpkins

Augusta University-Augusta, GA

Johns Hopkins Hosp-Baltimore, MD

Medicine-Preliminary

Neurology

Dr. Michelle Sykes University of Texas Southwestern Medical School-Dallas, TX Pediatrics
MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 2009
Dr. Hillary Irons Michigan State University-East Lansing, MI Emergency Medicine
Dr. Mark Witcher Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center-Winston-Salem, NC Neurosurgery
MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 2008
Dr. Jason Burnette Augusta University-Augusta, GA Urology
Dr. Michael Clark Augusta University-Augusta, GA Orthopedic Surgery
Dr. Karenne Fru Greenville Hospital System/University South Carolina School of Medicine- Greenville, SC Obstetrics & Gynecology
Dr. Robert Lober Stanford University- Stanford, CA Neurological Surgery
Dr. Joseph Poole Emory University SOM- Atlanta, GA Internal Medicine/Research
MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 2007
Dr. April E. Welborn University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill, NC Psychiatry
MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 2006
Dr. Xinyu "Daniel" Li University of Miami-Miami, FL Neurology
Dr. Elizabeth Loomis University Hospital-Jackson, MS Anesthesiology
MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 2005
Dr. Amy W. Amara University Alabama-Birmingham, AL Neurology
Dr. Chadwick Hales Emory University SOM- Atlanta, GA Neurology
Dr. Brent T. Steadman

Carolina Medical Center-Charlotte, NC

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center-Winston-Salem, NC

Internal Medicine

Radiology

MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 2004
Dr. Daniel Karolyi Emory University SOM- Atlanta, GA Radiology
Dr. Theodore Johnson

Augusta University-Augusta, GA

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center-Cincinnati, OH

Pediatrics

Hematology/Oncology Fellowship

Dr. Robert L. Seymour

Vanderbilt University-Nashville, TN

University of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston, TX

Pathology

Post-doctoral fellow

MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 2003
Dr. Vikram B. Reddy Yale University-New Haven, CT Vascular Surgery
Dr. Deedee K. Smart

National Cancer Institute

Radiation Oncology Branch, National Institute of Cancer-Bethesda, MD

Post-Doctoral Fellowship: Radiology Oncology

Residency: Radiation Oncology

MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 2002
Dr. Krishna G. Patel

University of North Carolina-Durham, NC

University of California-Davis, CA

Otolaryngology

Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 2001
Dr. David Woodrum

Mayo Clinic-Rochester, MN

Radiology

MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 2000
Dr. Hank Schmidt

University of Chicago-Chicago, IL

Surgery/Oncology

MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 1999
Dr. John Morgan

University of Virginia-Charlottesville, VA

Neurology

For more information about our alumni, contact mdphd@augusta.edu