Emergency Medicine

Meet the Residents - Class of 2017

Agarwal
  • Anish Agarwal
  • Hometown: Pottstown, Pennsylvania
  • Undergraduate: Tufts University
  • Medical School: Tufts University
 

Hobbies: Philly sports, running, food trucks, grilling/cooking, volleyball. Favorite book: Cutting for Stone (a brief shout out to my former life path), anything by Atul Gawande, and anyone who doesn't put either Harry Potter or the Hunger Games on this list is just lying to themselves... Favorite song or band: No diggity. enough said. also all mashups. Describe your perfect day off: 1. go for a run. 2. pool. 3. beer garden. 4. some sort of philly sports game where they actually win. 5. dinner at audrey claire. 6. repeat.

Barrett
  • J.R. Barrett
  • Hometown: Augusta, GA
  • Undergraduate: Johns Hopkins University
  • Medical School: Medical College of Georgia
 

Hobbies: Swimming, triathlons, basketball, rock climbing, improving my culinary skills with my wife, Amanda, and exploring Philadelphia with our dog, Eva. Favorite food: Larb Gai - spicy chicken Thai dish that pairs excellently with a corona and lime. Favorite song or band: Red Hot Chili Peppers. Coolest thing you've ever done: I went on an Easter egg hunt at the White House when I was 4.

Imbesi
  • Kimberly Imbesi
  • Hometown: Bridgewater, NJ
  • Undergraduate: Duke University
  • Medical School: Duke University
 

Hobbies: Photography, cooking, hiking, working out, hanging with friends and family. Favorite book: Cutting for Stone (a brief shout out to my former life path), anything by Atul Gawande, and anyone who doesn't put either Harry Potter or the Hunger Games on this list is just lying to themselves... Favorite song or band: "Let it be" The Beatles. Coolest thing you've ever done: Participated in a city wide super soaker fight/water bucket throwing extravaganza to celebrate the Thailand new year! Describe your perfect day off: I would sleep in a little, wake up, have a cup of coffee and read about current events. Then I would go for a run/hike/bike ride to get some nature time in. In the late afternoon I would go to the market, pick up some ingredients, come home and make a fun dinner. And if I happen to have time off with other people, would have them over to enjoy dinner and wine :)

Jafari
  • Daniel Jafari
  • Hometown: Tehran, Iran
  • Medical School: Iran University of Medical Sciences
  • Post-Graduate: Imperial College London
  • Additional Degree: MPH
 

Favorite Food: Traditional Persian soup (Ash-reshteh) Favorite book: Arguably: Essays by Christopher Hitchens Coolest thing you've ever done: Climbing the Great Wall of China

Jung
  • Soo Y. Jung
  • Hometown: Somewhere in South Korea
  • Undergraduate: University of Maryland
  • Medical School: University of Maryland
 

Hobbies: Anything you can imagine Favorite Food: Korean BBQ, Tom Yum Gai, curry, sushi, pasta, fogo de chao, dan dan noodle, general Tso's chicken, etc Coolest thing you've ever done: ask me in person Most memorable place you've ever been: Himalayas

Kaczmarek
  • Bruce Kaczmarek
  • Hometown: Detroit, MI
  • Undergraduate: University of Michigan
  • Medical School: Wayne State University
 

Hobbies: running, swimming, trivia Favorite book: This Side of Paradise by F. Scott Fitzgerald Coolest thing you've ever done: Chicago marathon Describe your perfect day off: sleep in, go for a long run along the riverfront, play outside in the sunshine, go to a pro baseball or hockey game

Linker
  • Jamie Linker
  • Hometown: Ridgewood, NJ
  • Undergraduate: Cornell University
  • Medical School: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
  • Additional Degree: MBE
 

Hobbies: tennis, rock climbing, skiing, backpacking, soccer, softball, snowboarding, reading, singing, cooking, travel, Spanish Favorite Food: gazpacho, strawberry shortcake Favorite song or band: Bruno Mars, Lady Antebellum, OneRepublic Most memorable place you've ever been: mountains of Montserrat, Spain and Yangshuo, China, and hiking through the water in the gorges of Ithaca, NY

Mirau
  • Dan Mirau
  • Hometown: Van Nuys, CA
  • Undergraduate: The College of New Jersey
  • Medical School: UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School
 

Hobbies: Running, Cooking, Gadgetry, Teuthology, Macaroni Art Favorite book: Catch-22 Favorite song or band: Ben Folds Coolest thing you've ever done: Getting married in the backyard

Orloski
  • Clinton Orloski
  • Hometown: Butler, PA
  • Undergraduate: Bucknell University
  • Medical School: Dartmouth
 

Hobbies: Running, traveling, skiing, camping Favorite Food: Definitely funfetti cake Favorite song or band: Welcome Home, Son by Radical Face Coolest thing you've ever done: A week-long trek through a leech infested section of the Annapurna Circuit in the Himalayas.

Pellet
  • Andrew Pellet
  • Hometown: Croton-On-Hudson, NY
  • Undergraduate: Manhattan College
  • Medical School: SUNY University at Buffalo SMBS
 

Hobbies: Running, Hiking, Backpacking, SUP, Trying New Restaurants, Traveling Favorite Food: Mexican Food. Anything spicy! Favorite Book: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Things I did in my previous life: Surgery Resident. Remote Control Programmer Describe your perfect day off: Sleep in. Pancakes for breakfast. Spend time outside preferably by being active with a hike or long run. Finish the day with dinner out in Center City

Tabakin
  • Erica Tabakin
  • Hometown: Randolph, NJ
  • Undergraduate: The College of New Jersey
  • Medical School: UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson
 

Hobbies: cooking/hosting dinner parties, traveling, crafting, and of course sampling all the good eats in Philly Favorite Food: chocolate, seafood Favorite book: This Won't Hurt a Bit (and Other White Lies) Coolest thing you've ever done: Won three gold medals for sewing formalwear

 

Class of 2017

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