CURRENT RESIDENTS

EM Residents Class of 2024

Medical School

Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine

Undergraduate School

University of Pittsburgh

Anis Adnani MD

Hometown

Algiers, Algeria & Pittsburgh, PA

Academic Interests

Social EM, public and population health, global health, ultrasound

Personal Interests

Soccer, singing, hiking, fishing, reading, brewing coffee, mixology

Medical School

Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific

Undergraduate School

UC Berkeley

Chuck Chan DO

Hometown

Cerritos, California

Academic Interests

Racial health disparities, ultrasound 

Personal Interests

Wellness, basketball, hiking, traveling, running, R&B music, football, golf, snowboarding 

Medical School

University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth – Texas COM

Undergraduate School

The University of Oklahoma

Landon Eggleston MD

Hometown

Keller, TX

Academic Interests

Social Emergency Medicine, humanism in medicine

Personal Interests

Hot yoga, gardening, traveling, reading, hiking/trails with my dogs, Sooner football, Brene Brown Podcasts

Medical School

Nova Southeastern University Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine

Undergraduate School

Florida State University

Melodie Keshani DO

Hometown

Orlando,  FL

Acaedmic Interests

Advocacy/Social EM

Personal Interests

Running/working out (Peloton), attending concerts/festivals/comedy shows, watching reality tv (Bravo TV, E, TLC)

Medical School

University of Illinois College of Medicine – Rockford

Undergraduate School

Washington University in St. Louis

Jonathan Knisley MD, JD

Hometown

Greenfield, Illinois

Academic Interests

Administration, Medicine & Law, Sports Medicine

Personal Interests

My family and friends, cooking, gardening, baseball, watching sports live or out with friends, dining out, traveling, skiing

Medical School

Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine

Undergraduate School

Westmont College

Lauren Lamparter MD

Hometown

Laguna Niguel, California

Academic Interests

I am interested in social determinants of health, specifically for patients who are experiencing homelessness, and the collaboration between the ED and local street medicine to better address these needs. I am also interested in the intersection of medical education and global health to help support continued emergency medical education abroad.

Personal Interests

I enjoy making things, specifically cooking, baking or crafting. I love being out in the sunshine, going to movies, and celebrating every possible occasion. Also, I am still on the quest for the best Chicago deep dish pizza.

Medical School

William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Undergraduate School

Baylor University

Daniel Medina DO

Hometown

Santa Cruz, Bolivia; Austin, TX

Academic Interests

Critical Care, wilderness medicine, ultrasound, international medicine

Personal Interests

Avid rugby fan. I’m into anything that has to do with the outdoors and the environment. Also into fitness and nutrition.

Medical School

Rush Medical College of Rush University Medical Center

Undergraduate School

University of Arizona

Julian Moncada MD

Hometown

Phoenix, AZ  / San Antonio, TX

Academic Interests

Toxicology, Social EM

Personal Interests

Fine dining, philanthropy, sunsets, music festivals, long walks on the beach, mindfulness

Medical School

Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific

Undergraduate School

Western University of Health Sciences, Graduate College of Biomedical Sciences

Edward Ng DO

Hometown

Rowland Heights, CA

Academic Interests

Social EM, MedEd, Tactical Medicine, Wilderness Medicine

Personal Interests

First and foremost – owning my very first dog, Olympic weightlifting, card magic, backpacking/hiking/camping, snowboarding, really terrible karaoke, videogames, boardgames

Medical School

Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine

Undergraduate School

University of Miami

Namrata Palsule MD

Hometown

Longwood, FL

Academic Interests

Social EM, Structural Competence, Research, Healthcare policy, Critical Care

Personal Interests

The big 3: Family, Food, Fitness

Medical School

Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Undergraduate School

University of Virginia

Quan Phan MD

Hometown

Burke, VA

Academic Interests

Medical education, Social EM, U/S, toxicology, decision-making/statistical tools

Personal Interests

Poker, sports (basketball, football, fantasy football), board games, trivia, FOOD, and earning the love of my cat, Tofu, to name a few

Medical School

Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University

Undergraduate School

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Leyan Shalabi DO

Hometown

Lemont, IL

Academic Interests

Social EM, Ultrasound, Global Health

Personal Interests

Watching the Chicago Bears, learning to cook Arabic food with my mom, traveling, playing with my nieces and nephew, spending time with family and friends

Medical School

Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific

Undergraduate School

University of California, Santa Cruz

Alec Small DO

Hometown

Carlsbad, CA and Shaker Heights, OH

Academic Interests

Global Medicine, Education, Ultrasound

Personal Interests

Traveling to new places (domestic and abroad), eating and drinking everything delicious, socializing with my friends, reading epic fantasy, skateboarding, hitting the outdoors, riding my Peloton

Medical School

Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences Jamshoro

Undergraduate School

Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences Jamshoro

Faiza Tariq MBBS

Academic Interests

Emergency cardiovascular care, Neurological emergencies, Social EM, Global Health, Disaster Medicine, Sports Medicine

Personal Interests

Spending time with my family and loved ones. Being outside. Trying to stay active without running. Practicing self-care and gratitude. Traveling/exploring. Cooking. Community service. Watching sports. Comedy. Learning new languages. 

Medical School

Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific

Undergraduate School

California Baptist University

Edith Waskel DO

Hometown

Highland, CA

Academic Interests

Social Medicine – especially increasing awareness and education on human trafficking, teaching, and advocacy – women in medicine, osteopathic physicians and medical students

Personal Interests

I love being active! I usually go through different phases of focusing on hiking, climbing, lifting, crossfit, yoga, running, swimming, ultimate frisbee. Always down to try something new, too! I grew up playing music and am technically a band geek – currently still playing clarinet.