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 2018
Dr. Joseph Burch

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai - New York, NY

Neurological Surgery

 Dr. Trevor Hardigan  Carolinas Medical Center - Charlotte, NC  Internal Medicine
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 School of Medicine - Atlanta, GA Pediatrics
MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 2012
Dr. Rusty Johnson Augusta University - Augusta, GA Internal Medicine
MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 2011
Dr. Matt Collins Boston University Medical Center - Boston, MA Internal Medicine
Dr. Mark Merkley University of Rochester/Strong Memorial - Rochester, NY Otolaryngology/Research
Dr. Kim Rathbun Augusta University - Augusta, GA Emergency Medicine
Dr. Amy Walthour University of Tennessee College of Medicine - Chattanooga, TN Family Medicine
MEDICAL GRADUATION YEAR 2010
Dr. Elizabeth Richter

Medical University of South Carolina - Charleston, SC

Surgery - Preliminary & Ophthalmology

Dr. Alexis Simpkins

Augusta University - Augusta, GA

Johns Hopkins Hospital - 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 of South Carolina School of Medicine - Greenville, SC Obstetrics & Gynecology
Dr. Robert Lober Stanford University - Stanford, CA Neurological Surgery
Dr. Joseph Poole Emory University School of Medicine - 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 of Alabama - Birmingham, AL Neurology
Dr. Chadwick Hales Emory University School of Medicine - 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 School of Medicine - 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 - Rockville, MD

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 & 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