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Current Residents

Post Graduate Year 5/Chief Residents

Amishi Bajaj, MD

Medical School: The Chicago Medical School at RFUMS

Hometown: Oak Brook, IL
Intern Year Program: St. Francis Hospital Evanston, Transitional Year
Academic Interests: Patient Safety, Women’s Health, CNS and GI Malignancies, Pediatric Malignancies, Palliative Care, Treatment Toxicity, Psychosocial Health Determinants, Health Economics
Outside Interests: Family and friends, personal fitness, singing and dancing, travel, Chicago fine dining, exploring museums
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Nikhil Rammohan, MD, PhD

Medical School: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Hometown: Chennai, India
Intern Year Program: Weiss Memorial Hospital, Transitional Year
Academic Interests: Nanotechnology, Molecular Imaging, Radiomics, CNS cancers, Palliative Care
Outside Interests: Golf, racquet sports, karaoke, exploring new restaurants, cooking, family time
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Post Graduate Year 4

James Randall, MD

Medical School: The University of Texas Medical Branch

Hometown: Houston, Texas
Intern Year Program: AMITA St. Francis, Transitional Year
Academic Interests: Molecular Cancer Biology, Personalized Medicine, Medical Imaging, Central Nervous System and Genitourinary Malignancies, Palliative Care
Outside Interests: Recreational Sports, Long Distance running, Pottery, Cooking
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Salah Dajani, MD, MSc, MHA

Medical School: The Chicago Medical School at RFUMS

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Intern Year Program: St. Joseph Hospital Chicago, Preliminary Medicine
Academic Interests: Clinical Trial Design, CNS Malignancies, Quality of Life Outcomes, Innovation in Radiotherapy, Immuno-Oncology Drug Development
Outside Interests: Family and friends, fitness, sports, fine dining, cooking, reading, traveling
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Post Graduate Year 3

George Naoum, MD, MMSCI

Medical School: Alexandria Medical School, Egypt

Hometown: Alexandria, Egypt
Intern Year Program: New York Medical College (Westchester Medical Center)
Academic Interests: Breast Cancer, Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy and Oligometastatic Cancers
Outside Interests: Traveling, Hiking and Cooking
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Amulya Yalamanchili, MD

Medical School: Northwestern University Feingerg School of Medicine

Hometown: Bridgewater, New Jersey
Intern Year Program: Loyola Universtiy Medical Center
Academic Interests: Gynecologic Malignancies and Women's Health, Head and Neck, Palliative Care, Quality of Life Outcomes, Medical Education
Outside Interests: Painting, Reading, Classical Music and Trombone, Eating Dessert
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Post Graduate Year 2

Yirong, Liu, MD, PhD

Medical School: Fudan University Shanghai Medical College, China

Hometown: Nanping, China
Intern Year Program: Rochester Regional Health Unity Hospital
Academic Interests: CNS, Proton Therapy, Breast Cancer, Geriatric Oncology
Outside Interests: Outdoor Activities, Traveling, Friends and Family
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Qian Zhang, MD, PhD

Medical School: University of Washington in Seattle

Hometown: Chicago, IL
Intern Year Program: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Internal Medicine Preliminary Year
Academic Interests: Biostatistics (the field I earned my Ph.D. in, especially as it applies to oncology research and often involving computer programming), Genetic Epidemiology, Medical and Statistical Education
Outside Interests: Time with Family and Friends, Jogging, Modest Weightlifting
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Shuhua (Steve) Zheng, DO, PhD

Medical School: Nova Southeastern University

Hometown: China
Intern Year Program: San Joaquin General Hospital
Academic Interests: Brain Tumor, Artificial Intelligence, Cancer Biology
Outside Interests: Road Trips, Hiking, National Parks, Finding Good Restaurants
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