CLASS OF 2024

William Dewispelaere, MD
Peter Drake, MD
Evan Gerber, MD
Geoffrey Hogan, MD
Justin Inman, MD
Lee G. Johnson, MD
Caleb Knight, MD
Maria Kohlbrenner, MD
Michael Maurantonio, MD
Cody McIlvain, MD
Kristyn McLeod, MD
Kelly McWilliams, MD
Kristina Munoz, MD
Brigit Noon, MD
Joseph Ponce, MD
Gabriel Siegel, MD
Kate Simeon, MD
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Class of 2024 Bios 

Will Dewispelaere, MD

Birthplace: Denver, CO

Undergrad: Washington University in St. Louis
Med School: University of Colorado

Dream Travel Location: St. Maarten

Hobbies: Mountain biking, snowboarding, cooking, pretty much up for anything!

If I couldn't be an EM doc, I would be a: Stay-at-home husband; love me some domestic tasks!

Pete Drake, MD

Birthplace: Dexter, MI

Undergrad: Union College
Med School: Central Michigan

Dream Travel Location: Japan

Hobbies: Weight lifting, hiking/camping, DIY projects

If I couldn't be an EM doc, I would be a: General contractor

Evan Gerber, MD

Birthplace: Scottsdale, AZ

Undergrad: Arizona State University
Med School: New York University

Hobbies: Running, hiking, yoga, photography, snowboarding, reading

If I couldn't be an EM doc, I would be: Unemployed

Other fun fact: I'm a certified yoga instructor!

Geoff Hogan, MD

Birthplace: Philadelphia, PA

Undergrad: University of Pennsylvania
Med School: Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Dream Travel Location: The Galapagos

Hobbies: Hiking/trail running, fishing, surfing, craft beer, cooking, golf, watching sports, and anything that gets me outside.

If I couldn't be an EM doc, I would be a: Ski/surf bum

Justin Inman, MD

Birthplace: San Diego, CA

Undergrad: University of California, Berkeley
Med School: University of California, San Francisco

Dream Travel Location: The top of Half Dome!

Hobbies: Basketball, video games, guitar, reading, cats

If I couldn't be an EM doc, I would be an: Anesthesiologist or general surgeon

Lee Johnson, MD

Birthplace: Sharon, MA

Undergrad: University of Massachusetts Amherst
Med School: New York University

Dream Travel Location: Mali

Hobbies: Hiking, skiing, climbing, camping and spending time outside. I love baking bread and cooking.

If I couldn't be an EM doc, I would be a: Farmer

Caleb Knight, MD

Birthplace: Livermore, CA

Undergrad: California Polytechnic State University
Med School: University of Vermont

Dream Travel Location: Akumal, Mexico

Hobbies: Anything outdoors: exercising, triathlon, skiing, hiking/backpacking, climbing.  I also love to read, eat, and drink.

If I couldn't be an EM doc, I would be a: Firefighter

Maria Kohlbrenner, MD

Birthplace: Pearl River, NY

Undergrad: Duke University
Med School: State University of New York Downstate

Dream Travel Location: Zanzibar, Tanzania

Hobbies: Hiking, skiing, baking, cooking, running, board game nights, puzzles, traveling

If I couldn't be an EM doc, I would be: Doing global health work in some capacity, either research or policy.

Michael Maurantonio, MD

Birthplace: Port Washington, NY

Undergrad: Fordham University
Med School: State University of New York Downstate

Dream Travel Location: Camping trip to Maui’s Haleakalā volcano

Hobbies: Music, botany, camping, skiing/snowboarding, surfing

If I couldn't be an EM doc, I would be a: Conservationist running a plant biodiversity sanctuary

Cody McIlvain, MD

Birthplace: Mesquite, TX

Undergrad: University of Texas at Dallas
Med School: Eastern Virginia Medical School

Hobbies: Traveling, basketball, board games, running, hiking, backpacking and rock climbing

If I couldn't be an EM doc, I would be: Either in the film industry or an outdoor adventure guide

Other fun fact: I can do the moon walk and juggle

 

Kristyn McLeod, MD

Birthplace: Tucson, AZ

Undergrad: Arizona State University
Med School: Mayo Clinic

Hobbies: Classical violin, indoor rock climbing, west coast swing, good conversation over dinner/drinks/coffee/etc.

If I couldn't be an EM doc, I would be a: High school calculus teacher

Other fun fact: The first sport I participated in was competitive roller skating (at about 5 years old)

Kelly McWilliams, MD

Birthplace: Boca Raton, FL

Undergrad: University of Florida
Med School: USF Health Morsani

Hobbies: Hiking/backpacking, soccer, acrylic/oil painting, playing guitar, traveling, cultivating the perfect breakfast sandwich

If I couldn't be an EM doc, I would be a: Professional women's soccer coach (ideally for my favorite team, Orlando Pride)

Other interesting fact: John Oliver is one of my idols

Kristina Munoz, MD

Birthplace: China Grove, TX

Undergrad: University of the Incarnate Word 
Med School: Central Michigan

Dream Travel Location: Santorini, Greece

Hobbies: Being with my friends and family, being outdoors, hiking, and spending time with my animals

If I couldn't be an EM doc, I would be a: An Imagineer at Walt Disney World

Brigit Noon, MD

Birthplace: Fairbanks, AK

Undergrad: Montana State University
Med School: Stanford University

Dream Travel Location: Antarctica

Hobbies: Trail running, snowboarding, and backpacking

If I couldn't be an EM doc, I would be an: OB/GYN

Joseph Ponce, MD

Birthplace: Houston, TX

Undergrad: University of Texas at Austin
Med School: University of Texas Houston

Dream Travel Location: Boracay, Philippine Islands

Hobbies: Any dog-friendly activity, hiking, traveling, triathlon especially cycling/running, craft beer

If I couldn't be an EM doc, I would be a: Pilot

Gabe Siegel, MD

Birthplace: Chicago, IL

Undergrad: Claremont McKenna
Med School: Rush University

Dream Travel Location: Siberian Railroad across Russia

Hobbies: Skiing,  cooking - I bake a mean sourdough loaf, yoga, hiking, river kayaking

If I couldn't be an EM doc, I would be a: Chef

Kate Simeon, MD

Birthplace: Chugiak, AK

Undergrad: University of Puget Sound
Med School: University of Washington

Dream Travel Location: Lebanon and Oman

Hobbies: Rowing, international traveling, horse packing, backpacking, skiing, motorcycling, endurance sports

Interests: LGBTQ+ health disparities and refugee health

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