Education

Atlantic Health System, Morristown, NJ, USA . July 2014 – Current
General Surgery Residency – PGY-5

Berkshire Medical Center, Pittsfield, M A, USA . July 2013 – June 2014
General Surgery Residency- PGY-1

New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY, USA . July 2012 – June 2013
Pre-Internship Program – Certificate of Completion

Research

Is Traditional Living Healthier?
Compared to a traditional-living island community with the current WHO report for non-communicable disease risk and prevalence of a nearby Westernized main island.

Poster presentation at the Medical Society for New York April 2013- Honorable Mention

Volunteer Work

MAHI International, Federated States of Micronesia . 2004-Present
Serving the islands of Micronesia with health, environmental and educational aid
-Medical Director, 2016

University of Utah Service Learning Scholar, Salt Lake City 2003-2007
An academically challenging program dedicated and designed for leadership in addressing community needs.

Pohnpei SDA High School, Federated States of Micronesia . 2001-2004
-Teacher of Algebra and Advanced Math

Language Skills

Advanced, Conversational and Medical Spanish

Clinical Experience

Morristown/Overlook Medical Centers, Morristown, NJ, USA
-General Surgery REsidency PGY-2 thru Current
Centro Medico, Trauma Hospital, San Juan, Puerto Rico, USA
-Trauma Surgery PGY-4
University Hospital-Rutgers, Newark, NJ, USA
-Transplant Surgery PGY-4
Berkshire Medical Center, Pittsfield, MA, USA
-General Surgery Residency PGY-4
New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY, USA
-Pre-Internship Program . MS-4
Makerere U. /Yale U. Collaboration, Kampala, Uganda
-Division of Ophthalmology MS-4
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Kigali, Kigali, Rwanda
-Divisions of Infectious Disease and E.N.T. MS-4

Leadership Skills/Interests

Wilderness EMT- S.O.L.O.
Rescue S.C.U.B.A. Diver

Music
-Piano, Pipe Organ, Cello, Choir, Guitar
Sports
-Skiing, Surfing, Alpine Climbing, Soccer, Fishing for Trout or Marlin

Certifications

da Vinci Robotic Surgery
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Basic Life Support
Instructor of Advanced Trauma Life Support