ALUMNI NEWS AND SPOTLIGHT STORIES
A pathology and laboratory medicine resident at Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago, Dr. Kanakis has been actively engaged in the pathology community and has received numerous awards for his work.
Developmental behavioral pediatrician Dr. Silvia Pereira-Smith has stepped up to meet an urgent need within her profession: improving access to care for an increasingly diverse patient population.
Like many physicians and healthcare professionals, Dr. Auriel Mouzon wasn’t sure what to expect when the COVID-19 pandemic surged into Flint, Michigan, where she is a PGY-3 pediatric resident at Hurley Medical Center.
Dr. Santos, a 2020 AUC graduate, will begin her Internal Medicine/Psychiatry residency at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, North Carolina this summer.
As the next year of postgraduate training approaches, we are proud to recognize the many AUC graduates who have been named chief residents or fellows for the 2020-2021 year.
Graduates will now head to 38 U.S. states and two Canadian provinces to begin their residency training in 19 different specialties
Having started medical school with dreams of becoming a surgeon, Tayo Akadiri couldn’t wait to set foot in the operating room when it came time for clinical rotations. But his favorite part about his surgery clerkship ended up being the week he spent focused on anesthesiology.
In the past months, Dr. Branche has shifted her research focus to the COVID-19 pandemic, including a federally funded study of the immune response to the disease.
From his service-learning work to address Zika prevention on Sint Maarten, to his contributions to the field of pathology as recognized by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP), Dr. Kanakis' achievements throughout medical school are a testament to his passion for medicine and dedication to the community.
Priyanka Jain, MD ‘15 can pinpoint the day that everything in the hospital changed, as if “someone had snapped their fingers.”