Education : Class of 2021

Class of 2021



Dr. Omar Alkhatib
• Hometown: Columbus, OH
• Med school: The Ohio State University
• Intern year: Jackson Memorial Hospital
• Field of Interest: Neurocritical Care, Stroke
• Hobbies: Football, Basketball, painting/drawing



Dr. Ali AlMoamen
• Hometown: Manama, Bahrain
• Med school: Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland – Medical University of Bahrain
• Intern year: Jackson Memorial Hospital
• Field of Interest: Undecided
• Hobbies: Film, Exploring Restaurants, Competitive Video Games, Reading



Dr. Melissa Bailey
• Hometown: Richmond, VA
• Med school: Georgetown University School of Medicine
• Intern year: Jackson Memorial Hospital
• Field of Interest: Undecided
• Hobbies: Live music, southern food, biking, traveling



Dr. Alexandra Cocores
• Hometown: Boca Raton, Fl
• Med school: University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
• Intern year: Jackson Memorial Hospital
• Field of Interest: Headache, MS, epilepsy
• Hobbies: Yoga, pilates, drawing, traveling, baking, taking care of my plants



Dr. Andres De Leon-Benedetti
• Hometown: Cartagena, Colombia
• Med school: Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Colombia
• Intern year: Jackson Memorial Hospital
• Field of Interest: Undecided
• Hobbies: Films, soccer, history, fiction novels, traveling



Dr. Luis Guada Delgado
• Hometown: Venezuela
• Med school: Universidad de Carabobo Valencia, Venezuela
• Intern year: Jackson Memorial Hospital
• Field of Interest: Interventional Neurology
• Hobbies: Golf, travel



Dr. Marina Kushnirsky
• Hometown: Brooklyn, NY
• Med school: Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine
• Intern year: Jackson Memorial Hospital
• Field of Interest: unsure
• Hobbies: yoga, baking, road trips



Dr. Paul Lavin
• Hometown: Wichita, Kansas
• Med school: University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City
• Intern year: Jackson Memorial Hospital
• Field of Interest: unsure
• Hobbies: Biking, trumpet, jazz music, exploring restaurants



Dr. Joshua Lukas
• Hometown: South Bend, IN
• Med school: Indiana University School of Medicine
• Intern year: Jackson Memorial Hospital
• Field of Interest: Unsure
• Research Interests: Neurocritical Care, Stroke, Quality Improvement/Patient Safety
• Hobbies: Piano, running, swimming



Dr. Franklyn Roca Cabrero
• Hometown: Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
• Med school: University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford
• Intern year: Riverside Community Hospital, University of California - Riverside
• Field of Interest: MS, movement disorders, neuromuscular
• Hobbies: Boxing, weights, travelling, beach, dancing, eating, leadership



Dr. Mario Zamora
• Hometown: Houston, TX
• Med school: Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
• Intern year: Mountain View Hospital, Las Vegas
• Field of Interest: Stroke/Interventional
• Hobbies: Singing/Music, Travel/Hiking, Rebuilding Cars