Tour for Diversity in Medicine

Abena Asare DDS, MBA
Institution: US Army Dental Corps
Location: Harker Heights, TX
Grad School: Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Specialty: General Dentistry
Tour(s): Inaugural February 2012, February 2013

Alden Landry MD, MPH
Institution: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School
Location: Hyde Park, MA
Undergrad: Prairie View A&M University
Grad School: University of Alabama School of Medicine
Specialty: Emergency Medicine
Affiliation(s): Student National Medical Association, MMEP
Tour(s): Inaugural February 2012, September 2012, February 2013, September 2013

Brandi Freeman MD
Institution: University of Pennsylvania/Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Grad School: Baylor College of Medicine
Specialty: Pediatrics
Affiliation(s): Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars
Tour(s): Inaugural February 2012, September 2012, February 2013, September 2013

Brandon Henry MD
Location: Washington, DC
Undergrad: California State University Sacramento
Grad School: Howard University College of Medicine
Specialty: Pediatrics
Affiliation(s): Student National Medical Association, SMDEP
Tour(s): September 2012, February 2013

Charnell Cain
Location: Knoxville, TN
Undergrad: Jackson State University
Grad School: Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
Affiliation(s): The American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians -Family Medicine Club, Tennessee Osteopathic Medical Association
Tour(s): September 2012, September 2013

Deirdre Young DDS
Institution: University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry
Location: Detroit, MI
Grad School: University of Michigan School of Medicine
Specialty: Dentistry
Affiliation(s): American Dental Educators Association, National Dental Association
Tour(s): September 2012, February 2013, September 2013

Demetra Gibson MD
Location: Boston, MA
Undergrad: University of Virginia
Grad School: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine/Harvard School of Public Health
Affiliation(s): Student National Medical Association
Tour(s): Inaugural February 2012

Devon Taylor
Location: Boston, MA
Undergrad: Old Dominion University
Grad School: Harvard University Medical SChool
Affiliation(s): Student National Medical Association
Tour(s): September 2013

Erika Flores Uribe MPH
Location: Boston, MA
Undergrad: University of Southern California
Grad School: University of California San Francisco/Harvard School of Public Health
Affiliation(s): Latino Medical Student Association
Tour(s): February 2013

Francisco Castelan BS, BA, MS
Institution: Northwestern University, NAAHP, AAMC
Location: Chicago, IL
Undergrad: University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Affiliation(s): Chair of Minority Affairs Committee (NAAHP), Committee of Diversity Affairs (AAMC),
Tour(s): Inaugural February 2012, February 2013

Janae Currington M.Ed
Institution: Michigan State University
Location: East Lansing, MI
Affiliation(s): National Association of Advisors for the Health Professions
Tour(s): September 2012, September 2013

John-Paul Sanchez MD, MPH
Institution: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Location: New York, NY
Grad School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Specialty: Emergency Medicine
Affiliation(s): National Hispanic Medical Association, Association of American Medical Colleges, Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies - CUNY Graduate Center
Tour(s): February 2013

Jose Cruz MPH
Location: La Blanca, TX
Undergrad: Yale University
Grad School: Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, Texas A&M School of Rural Public Health
Affiliation(s): Latino Medical Student Association
Tour(s): February 2013, September 2013

Joseph Stringfellow MD
Location: Charlottesville, VA
Undergrad: Howard University
Grad School: University of Virginia School of Medicine
Specialty: OB/GYN
Affiliation(s): Student National Medical Association
Tour(s): Inaugural February 2012, September 2012, February 2013

Kameron Matthews MD, JD
Institution: Erie Family Health Center
Location: Chicago, IL
Grad School: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Specialty: Family Medicine
Affiliation(s): National Health Service Corps
Tour(s): Inaugural February 2012, September 2012, February 2013, September 2013

Kittra Owens DPM
Institution: Naval Hospital Jacksonville
Location: Jacksonville, FL
Undergrad: Tuskegee University
Grad School: Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine
Specialty: Podiatric Surgeon
Affiliation(s): American Podiatric Medical Association
Tour(s): September 2013

Love Anani MD
Institution: Synergy Medical Education Alliance
Location: Washington, DC
Grad School: Howard University College of Medicine
Specialty: Emergency Medicine
Affiliation(s): Student National Medical Association
Tour(s): Inaugural February 2012

Minerva Romero Arenas MD, MPH
Institution: The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Location: Houston, TX
Grad School: The University of Arizona 2009
Specialty: General Surgery
Affiliation(s): Latino Medical Student Association National Hispanic Medical Association
Tour(s): February 2013

Nathan Lott DO
Institution: OhioHealth
Location: Columbus, OH
Grad School: Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Specialty: Internal Medicine
Affiliation(s): Student National Medical Association, MMEP
Tour(s): February 2013, September 2013

Nii-Daako Darko DO, MBA
Institution: University of Miami
Location: Miami, FL
Grad School: Kansas City University of Medicine & Biosciences - College of Osteopathic Medicine
Specialty: Trauma/Critical Care
Affiliation(s): Student National Medical Association
Tour(s): September 2012, February 2013, September 2013

Paola Portela MD
Location: Chicago, IL
Undergrad: Northeastern Illinois University
Grad School: Ross University School of Medicine
Specialty: Pediatrics
Affiliation(s): American Academy of Pediatrics
Tour(s): September 2013

Renée Volny DO, MBA
Institution: Morehouse School of Medicine/Satcher Health Policy Institute
Location: Atlanta, GA
Grad School: Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
Specialty: OB/GYN
Affiliation(s): Student National Medical Associatoin
Tour(s): Inaugural February 2012, February 2013, September 2013

Robert Trevino
Location: Chicago, IL
Undergrad: Stanford University
Grad School: Rush Medical College
Affiliation(s): Student National Medical Association, Latino Medical Student Association, SMDEP, Teach for America
Tour(s): September 2012, February 2013, September 2013

Shawnita Briggs
Location: Williamsburg, VA
Undergrad: Bowie State University
Grad School: Medical College of Virginia
Affiliation(s): Student National Medical Association
Tour(s): Inaugural February 2012, September 2013

Tiphany Jackson
Location: Chicago, IL
Undergrad: Duke University
Grad School: Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
Affiliation(s): Student National Medical Association, SMDEP, Schweitzer Fellows Program
Tour(s): February 2014

Travelle Ellis MD, PhD
Location: Madison, WI
Undergrad: University of Pittsburgh
Grad School: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Affiliation(s): Student National Medical Association
Tour(s): September 2012

Tyree M.S. Winters DO
Institution: Ohio State University/Nationwide Childrens Hospital
Location: Hilliard, OH
Grad School: Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Specialty: Academic Pediatrics
Affiliation(s): Minority Committee Chairperson of American College of Osteopathic Pediatricians (ACOP)
Tour(s): Inaugural February 2012, September 2012, February 2013, September 2013

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