Daniel Hindman, MD
Medical School: University of South Carolina School of Medicine
For fun I: hang out with my wife and daughter, eat, read, hang out with friends
Favorite things about Baltimore: include the architecture, the history, and the people. It's a city with a lot of beauty if you take the time to see it.
Career interests: Primary care, public health, academic medicine, healthcare for the underserved.
Idoreyin Montague, MD
Hometown: Wendell, NC
Medical School: Meharry Medical College
For fun I: like to work-out, read, listen to music.
Favorite things about Baltimore: the food, the people, the different neighborhoods each with something unique and different.
Career Interests: Primary care/hospitalist, prison medicine, social and economic determinants of health.
Candice Nalley, MD, MA
Hometown: Dearborn, MI
Medical School: University of Louisville School of Medicine
For fun I: run with my dog, watch bad TV with my husband, test out new recipes, explore my new city!
Favorite things about Baltimore: The harbor! I have always been landlocked, so walking/running around the harbor still makes me feel like I'm on vacation! Also, the city is constantly surprising me. There are so many different neighborhoods, parks, and attractions to explore. I love that you can experience the big city feel of downtown, the touristy hustle and bustle of the inner harbor and the charm of the neighborhoods, with cute corner cafes and freindly neighborhood parks, all within the same day (or in a single car ride home from St Agnes!).
Career Interests: Chronic disease management; patient-centered medical home/multidisplinary patient care; novel models of delivery of primary care (e.g., group medical visits, use of community health workers); lifelong primary care for patients with congenital /genetic diseases.
Anirudh Ramesh, MD
Hometown: Holtsville, NY
Medical School: Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
For fun I: watch movies, travel, read, wander.
Favorite things about Baltimore: The unique festivals, charming neighborhoods, great food, and lovely people.
Career Interests: Advanced care planning in underserved communities
Assistant Residents (PGY-2)
Nikita Barai, MD
Hometown: Munster, IN
Medical School: Indiana University School of Medicine
For fun I: dance, read, brunch, explore new neighborhoods in Baltimore, spend time with family and friends.
Favorite things about Baltimore: the water and the neighborhoods.
Carolyn Bramante, MD, MPH
Hometown: Minneaplis, MN
Medical School: University of Minnesota
For fun I: spend time with my son and cross country ski.
Favorite thing about Baltimore: the friendly people.
Iris Leviner, MD, MS
Hometown: Flanders, NJ
Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine
For fun I: see friends, drink coffee, read the paper, bike around the city
Favorite thing about Baltimore: The neighborhoods; there are so many things to discover. My own neighbors--they seem so diverse, but they hang out on their porches together, throw block parties, and generally look out for each other and for me.
Career Interests: Health service delivery quality improvement for an underserved community
Benjamin Oldfield, MD
Hometown: Washington, DC
Medical School: Harvard Medical School
For fun I: garden on my roof, ferment beverages, bike Baltimore's streets, practice my Spanish at the Mexican bar down the street, listen to Otis Redding.
Favorite things about Baltimore: a lack of pretense, a unique mix of pride and shame in the city, the bodegas in my neighborhood, BLTs at my farmer's market, the gossip at my local barber shop.
Career Interests: Primary care, social and economic injustice, addiction, prisons, literature, and medicine
Senior Assistant Residents (PGY-3)
Zachary Nayak, MD
Hometown: Bloomington, IL
Medical School: University of Illinois
For fun I: spend time with my wife, read, sleep and go to church.
Favorite things about Baltimore: The gritty charm of the city and the food.
Jocelyn Ronda, MD
Hometown: Accord, NY
Medical School: Yale School of Medicine
For fun I: enjoy eating a great meal with friends.
Favorite things about Baltimore: Baltimore Farmer's Market on Saturday or the row of Indian, Thai, Japanese, and Turkish food down my street.
Katie Shaw, MD
Hometown: Macon, GA
Medical School: Vanderbilt University
For fun I: spend time with my husband, run.
Favorite things about Baltimore: the great neighborhoods and pride people have in the city (everyone loves the Ravens!).
Natalie Spicyn, MD, MHS
Hometown: Brooklyn, NY
Medical School: Yale University
For fun I: bike down to the Sunday Farmer's Market, catch a live band at Joe Squared Pizza, attend murder mystery water ballets with fellow Med-Peds-ers (okay, that was just once).
Favorite things about Baltimore: quirky, diverse neighborhoods with good eats, good arts, and a gritty urban charm totally unique to this city.
Super Senior Assistant Residents (PGY-4)
Monica Mix, MD
Hometown: Hudson, OH
Medical School: Yale
For fun I: water polo, swimming, read the NY Times.
Favorite thing about Baltimore: the different neighborhoods.
Sara Mixter, MD, MPH
Hometown: Chevy Chase, MD
Medical School: Harvard
For fun I: enjoy baking, knitting, spending time with friends.
Favorite things about Baltimore: besides being closer to my family and friends in MD, my favorite thing is the great community of residents here and all the fun, affordable things to do in the city.
Deanna Wilson, MD
Hometown: West Grove, PA
Medical School: Yale
For fun I: drink coffee, listen to music, travel.
Favorite things about Baltimore: close proximity to the water, great arts and music scene.