Education : Class of 2019

Class of 2019



Dr. Christian Agudelo
• Hometown: Miami, FL
• Med school: University of Pittsburgh
• Intern year: Northside Medical Center / Western Reserve Health Education
• Field of Interest: sleep, cognitive disorders, movement disorders, research
• Hobbies: travel, gardening, music, podcasts



Dr. Eric Geil
* Hometown: San Juan, PR
* Med school: University of Kentucky
* Intern year: Jackson Memorial Hospital
* Field of Interest: Sleep
* Hobbies: Basketball, football, travel



Dr. Le Treice Irving
• Hometown: Complicated ;;)
• Med school: The Ohio State University
• Intern year: Jackson Memorial Hospital
• Field of Interest: Neurocritical Care, Epilepsy
• Hobbies: Horror movies, traveling, learning new languages, shopping



Dr. Salem Jafilan
• Hometown: Oak Lawn, IL
• Med school: University of Illinois at Chicago
• Intern Year: Presence Saint Joseph Hospital, Chicago, IL
• Field of Interest: Neurophysiology
• Hobbies: Watching sports, biking, rock climbing, weight lifting, basketball, travel, bad jokes



Dr. Janice Leon
• Hometown: Miami, FL
• Med school: University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
• Intern year: Jackson Memorial Hospital
• Field of Interest: Neuroimmunology/ Multiple Sclerosis
• Hobbies: Traveling, Reading, Baking



Dr. Richard Lewis
• Hometown: Cleveland, OH
• Med school: University of Kentucky
• Intern year: Jackson Memorial Hospital
• Field of Interest: Neuromuscular
• Hobbies: Soccer, Cavs basketball, rabbits



Dr. Nicholas Liaw
• Hometown: Stony Brook, NY
• Med school: University at Buffalo (including PhD in mechanical engineering)
• Intern year: Jackson Memorial Hospital
• Field of Interest: Interventional Neurology
• Research Interests: intracranial aneurysm formation mechanism; vascular CFD; acute thrombus imaging; stem cell therapy in ischemic stroke
• Hobbies: Digital art, comic art, video game design, web design, piano



Dr. Michelle Marrero
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• Med school: University of Puerto Rico
• Intern year: Jackson Memorial Hospital
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Dr. Richard Ronca
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• Intern year: Jackson Memorial Hospital
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Dr. Vasu Saini
• Hometown: Pathankot, Punjab, India
• Med school: Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi
• Intern year: Jackson Memorial Hospital
• Field of Interest: Vascular and Interventional Neurology
• Hobbies: Scuba diving, sailing, basketball, traveling, and time permitting -­ catching up on sleep



Dr. Lei (Linda) Xie
• Hometown: Shrewsbury, MA
• Med school: University of Massachusetts
• Intern year: St. Vincent Hospital, Worcester, MA
• Field of Interest: General Neurology
• Hobbies: Yoga, cooking, gardening, traveling