HUP Residency - Current Residents

Second Year Residents

Second Year Residents
Amy Chudgar, MD
Amy Chudgar, MD
Birthplace: Augusta, GA
Hometown: Augusta, GA
College: University of Georgia
Medical School: Medical College of Georgia
Internship: Carolinas Medical Center
Hobbies/Interests: Running, listening to music, playing piano, baking desserts, traveling, watching movies, shopping, spending time on the water
Jamal Derakhshan, MD, PhD
Jamal Derakhshan, MD, PhD
Birthplace: Cincinnati, OH
Hometown: Cleveland, OH
College: West Virginia University
Medical School: Case Western Reserve MSTP
Internship: University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Hobbies/Interests: Bicycling, racquetball, running, swimming, travel, violin, weightlifting
Research: MRI physics and pulse sequence development
Michael Hsu, MD
Michael Hsu, MD
Birthplace: Richmond, VA
Hometown: Midlothian, VA
College: University of Virginia
Medical School: Georgetown
Internship: Washington Hospital Center
Hobbies/Interests: Soccer (playing and watching), skiing, traveling, listening to oldies, food
Research: IR
Jillian Lazor, MD
Jillian Lazor, MD
Birthplace: San Antonio, TX
Hometown: San Antonio, TX
College: Harvard University
Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston
Internship: University of Texas-Southwestern, Austin
Hobbies/Interests: Music, guitar, running, dance, cooking, art
Mindy Yang Licurse, MD
Mindy Yang Licurse, MD
Birthplace: Seattle, WA
Hometown: Seattle, WA
College: University of Pennsylvania
Medical School: University of Pennsylvania
Internship: Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia
Hobbies/Interests: Food, listening to and playing music, baking scrumptious things, BYOBs, puppies, running, exploring new cultures, being a baseball/tennis/basketball fan
Phil Mulugeta, MD
Phil Mulugeta, MD
Birthplace: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Hometown: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
College: Vassar College
Medical School: Vanderbilt University
Internship: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Hobbies/Interests: Cheering for the English Premier League (soccer), trying new recipes and wines, running and NPR
Research: Cardiovascular imaging, especially in risk stratification of ACS or revascularization strategies
Austin Pantel, MD
Austin Pantel, MD
Birthplace: Middletown, NY
Hometown: South Fallsburg, NY
College: Cornell University
Medical School: New York University School of Medicine
Internship: Pennsylvania Hospital
Hobbies/Interests: Alpine skiing and racing, Major League Baseball
Research: Immunology, vaccine science
Darshan Patel, MD
>Darshan Patel, MD
Birthplace: Columbus, OH
Hometown: Columbus, OH
College: Duke University
Medical School: University of Pennsylvania
Internship: Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia
Hobbies/Interests: Hiking, traveling, eating, 80's music, Duke basketball, Ohio State football
Jennifer Rowland, MD
Jennifer Rowland, MD
Birthplace: Santa Monica, CA
Hometown: Wilmington, DE
College: Stanford University
Medical School: University of Pennsylvania
Internship: Christiana Care
Hobbies/Interests: Cooking, running
Research: Breast Cancer, Women's Health
Jeff Ware, MD
Jeff Ware, MD
Birthplace: Syracuse, NY
Hometown: Marcellus, NY
College: Syracuse University
Medical School: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Internship: St. Vincent's Medical Center, Transitional Year
Hobbies/Interests: Tennis, weight-lifting, rugby, golf, college basketball/football, wine-tasting, politics
Research: Neuroscience imaging/fMRI, other advanced neuroimaging techniques, imaging of psychiatric disease