OHNS Residents

Chief Residents: Class of 2020

Cristen Olds, MD

Cristen Olds, MD

Hometown:
Green Valley, AZ

Medical School:
Stanford University

Undergrad:
University of Arizona

Personal Interests:
Skiing, stand-up paddleboard, mtn biking, rock climbing, graphic design

Yohan Song, MD

Yohan Song, MD

Hometown:
Santiago, Chile

Medical School:
Stanford University

Undergraduate:
UC Berkeley

Personal Interests:
Running, kendo (Japanese fencing), and basketball
 

Varun Vendra, MD, MA

Varun Vendra, MD, MA

Hometown:
Urbana, IL

Medical School:
Washington University, St. Louis

Undergrad:
Washington University, St. Louis

Personal Interests:
Soccer, cycling, yoga, vegetarian cooking and cuisine
 

PGY 4: Class of 2021

Michael Chang, MD

Michael Chang, MD

Hometown:
Northridge, CA

Medical School:
Yale University

Undergraduate:
Brown University

Personal Interests:
Tennis, basketball, golf, sketch comedy, videography, DJing, rockclimbing, breakdancing, snowboarding

Brian Nuyen, MD

Brian Nuyen, MD

Hometown:
La Jolla, CA

Medical School:
UC San Diego

Undergrad:
UC San Diego

Personal Interests:
A capella, improv comedy, half-marathons, country western line dancing; the cello and piano

Jared Shenson, MD

Jared Shenson, MD

Hometown:
San Francisco, CA

Medical School:
Vanderbilt University

Undergrad:
Yale University

Personal Interests:
Cooking and baking; sailing, hiking, photography, graphic design, homebrewing
 

PGY 3: Class of 2022

Rustin Kashani, MD

Rustin Kashani, MD

Hometown:
San Rafael, CA

Medical School:
UCLA

Undergraduate:
Georgetown

Personal Interests:
Conga drums, romantic-era pianists, playing volleyball and basketball, table tennis, nature documentaries, Netflix

Grace Kim, MD

Grace Kim, MD

Hometown:
Houston, TX

Medical School:
Stanford University 

Undergraduate:
Harvard University

Personal Interests:
Tennis, piano, screenwriting, cross-stitching, knitting, discovering delicious food

Maxwell Kligerman, MD, MPH

Maxwell Kligerman, MD, MPH

Hometown:
Plantation, FL

Medical School:
Stanford University

Undergrad:
Duke University

Personal Interests:
The outdoors (hiking, biking, rock climbing, skiing, surfing), MarchMadness, chess, reading , time with family & friends

Tyler Okland, MD

Tyler Okland, MD

Hometown:
Coral Springs, FL

Medical School:
University of Colorado

Undergrad:
Colorado State University, Fort Collins




 

Neelaysh Vukkadala, MD

Neelaysh Vukkadala, MD

Hometown:
Morgan Hill, CA

Medical School:
University of California, San Francisco

Undergraduate:
Saint Louis University

Personal Interests:
Nature photography, visiting/hiking state & national parks, cooking, writing, San Jose Sharks

PGY 2: Class of 2023

Noel Fahed Ayoub, MD

Noel Fahed Ayoub, MD

Hometown:
Los Angeles, CA

Medical School:
Stanford 

Undergraduate:
UCLA

Personal Interests:
Reading long-form journalism, hiking, playing basketball and table tennis, traveling, skydiving, spending time with family and friends

Samuel Cohen, MD, PhD

Samuel Cohen, MD, PhD

Hometown:

Medical School:
NYU

Undergraduate:
Wesleyan University

Personal Interests:
Running, marathons, cooking, reading novels, traveling, making artwork and prints, following Boston sports teams, design

Chloe Domville-Lewis, MBBS

Chloe Domville-Lewis, MBBS

Hometown:

Medical School:
University of Western Australia

Undergrad:
University of Western Australia

Personal Interests:
Music, singing, pilates

Flavio Oliveira, MD, PhD

Flavio Oliveira, MD, PhD

Hometown:

Medical School:
UCSF

Undergrad:
University of São Paulo, Brazil

Personal Interests:
Traveling, cycling, juggling

Yu-Jin Lee, MD

Yu-Jin Lee, MD

Hometown:

Medical School:
Stanford 

Undergraduate:
Stanford

Personal Interests:
Ceramics, triathlons, running, patio gardening, baking

PGY 1: Class of 2024

Julien Azimzadeh, MD, PhD

Julien Azimzadeh, MD, PhD

Hometown:
Strasbourg, France

Medical School:
Weill Cornell Medicine (PhD at Rockefeller) 

Undergraduate:
University of Maryland

Personal Interests:
Cycling, running, recording music with father, cooking.

Alanna Coughran, MD

Alanna Coughran, MD

Hometown:

Medical School:
Stanford University

Undergraduate:
Agnes Scott College

Personal Interests:
Crafts: woodworking (eg shaker-inspired table), watercolor portraits; rock climbing (bouldering); being outdoors (trail running, road races, camping and hiking); reading (news and arts periodicals, historical fiction, autobiographies).

Joanne Soo, MD

Joanne Soo, MD

Hometown:

Medical School:
Duke University 

Undergraduate:
Duke University

Personal Interests:
Cooking (eg themed dinners, different ethnic cuisines); TV & movies (eg Game of Thrones); handmade gifts (eg.1000 paper cranes arranged to form a picture, scrapbooks of family vacations.)

Javier Howard, MD, MPH

Javier Howard, MD, MPH

Hometown:
Flint, MI

Medical School:
University of Cincinnati 

Undergraduate:
Michigan State University

Personal Interests:
Long-distance swimming, hiking, travel, cooking, reading, watching collegiate sports, exploring integrative medicine.

George Liu, MD

George Liu, MD

Hometown: 
Rochester, NY 

Medical School:
Stanford University 

Undergraduate:
Princeton University

Personal Interests:
Tennis, clarinet, chess, creative writing, running, skiing, swimming, fiction, NFL, podcasts, live music.

Residents in Research Years

Research Y2

Research Y1

Z. Jason Qian, MD

Zhen Jason Qian, MD

Hometown:
London, Ontario   

Medical School:
Columbia University

Undergraduate:
University of Toronto

Personal Interests:
Violin,  comedy, fencing, the outdoors, design, and landscape photography
 

Tina Munjal, MD

Tina Munjal, MD

Hometown:
Houston, TX

Medical School:
Johns Hopkins University

Undergraduate:
Rice University

Personal Interests:
Creative writing, short stories, cooking, dancing, watching independent & foreign language films, roadtrips, my nephew