Thomas Jefferson University

Current Residents

Current Residents

Jefferson Pathology Residency: 21 Questions Video

2021-2022

PGY-4

Aaron Christensen, MD

Aaron Christensen, MD

Undergraduate: Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
Medical College:  Eastern Virginia Medical School
Professional Interests:  Pediatric Pathology and Microbiology
Outside Interests:  Reading and sports

 

Jesus Rico, MD

Jesus Rico, MD

Medical College: Universidad de Los Andes (Venezuela) Facultad de Medicine
Professional Interests: Surgical Pathology and Forensic Pathology
Outside Interests: Traveling, soccer, table tennis, leisure reading

Ziver Sahin, MD

Ziver Sahin, MD

Medical College: Istanbul Universitesi, Istanbul Tip Fakultesi, Turkey
Professional Interests: Hematopathology and Molecular Pathology
Outside Interests: Traveling, reading and cooking

 

Zhimin Yuan, MD

Zhimin Yuan, MD

Medical College: Soochow University Medical College, China
Professional Interests: Dermatopathology and Surgical Pathology
Outside Interests: Biking and scale modeling

 


PGY-3

Roa Alqabbani, MD, MS

Roa Alqabbani, MD, MS

Undergraduate: York College of Pennsylvania
Medical College: Ross University School of Medicine, Portsmouth, Dominica
Professional Interests: Forensic Pathology and Surgical Pathology
Outside Interests:Cooking, walking, shopping, and watching forensic science TV shows

 

Timothy Chao, MD, PhD

Timothy Chao, MD, PhD

Undergraduate:  University of Washington, Seattle
Medical College:  University of Pennsylvania
Professional Interests:   Surgical Pathology, Molecular Pathology and Transfusion Medicine
Outside Interests:  Basketball, table tennis, hiking, traveling, soup dumplings

 

Ruihe Lin, MD

Ruihe Lin, MD

Medical College:  Shanghai Medical College, Fudan University, China
Professional Interests:  Molecular Pathology, Neuropathology, Biomarkers, CSF & Blood Components, and Advanced Medical Technology
Outside Interests:  Cooking, traveling, exploring traditional cultures as well as Hi-tech industry, music and hiking

 

Zunaira Naeem, MD

Zunaira Naeem, MD

Medical College: Dow Medical College, Pakistan
Professional Interests: Dermatopathology
Outside Interests: Reading animal stories to my daughter, cooking Mediterranean and sub-continental foods, traveling with my family and watching Neflix

 

Madeline Reganis, DO

Madeline Reganis, DO

Undergraduate: University of the Sciences-Philadelphia College of Medicine
Medical College: Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
Professional Interests: Surgical Pathology, Molecular Pathology
Outside Interests: Jewelry design, bead weaving, bead crochet, keeping and raising pet cherry red shrimp

 

Catherine Tucker, MD

Catherine Tucker, MD

Undergraduate: Tulane University, New Orleans and University of Granada, Spain
Medical College: Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New
Professional Interests: Hematopathology
Outside Interests: Running, swimming and reading


PGY-2

Michelle Nagurney, MD

Daniel Christensen, DO

Undergraduate: Messiah College, Mechanicsburg, PA
Medical College: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Professional Interests: Surgical Pathology
Outside Interests: Cello, piano, bass guitar

 

Mehri Mollaee, MD

Kiratpreet S. Dhillon, MD

Medical College:All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
Professional Interests: Molecular Pathology
Outside interests: Tennis, cricket, mathematics puzzles

 

Mariam Ghaffor, MD

Mariam Ghafoor, MD

Medical College: Army Medical College, Pakistan
Professional Interests:Hematopathology and Surgical Pathology

 

Gabriel DiNatale, MD

Gabriel DiNatale, MD

Undergraduate:  Dickinson College
Medical College:  Cooper Medical School of Rowan University
Professional Interests: Hematopathology 
Outside Interests: Outdoor activities, board games, ping pong


PGY-1

Sherry Lee, MD, Phd

Sherry Lee, MD, PhD

Undergraduate: University of Washington
Medical College: Northwestern University The Feinberg School of Medicine
Professional Interests: Surgical Pathology, Dermatopathology, and Molecular Pathology
Outside Interests: Hiking, practicing yoga, cooking

 

Elizaveta Flerova, MD

Elizaveta Flerova, MD

Medical College: Saint Petersburg Pavlov State Medical University, Russia
Professional Interests: Hematopathology and Surgical Pathology
Outside Interests: Cooking, baking, visiting farmers' markets, and tennis

 

Arianna Morton, MD

Arianna Morton, DO

Undergraduate: University of Delaware
Medical College:  Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Professional Interests: Clinical Microbiology and GI Pathology
Outside Interests: Cooking, baking, jogs/hikes, professional Neflix binge watcher

 

Alaa Hrizat

Alaa Hrizat, MD

Medical College: Al-Quds University Faculty of Medicine, State of Palestine
Professional Interests: Cytopathology, Hematopathology and Transfusion Medicine
Outside Interests: Reading, cooking, and hiking

 

Namra Ajmal, MD

Namra Ajmal, MD

Medical College:  King Edward Medical University, Pakistan
Professional Interests: GI Pathology, Molecular Pathology, and Hematopathology
Outside Interests:  Cooking/baking, traveling and Henna art