Chief Resident’s Debate

 
Program Chair: Ojas Shah, M.D., Columbia University Medical Center
Judge(s): Michael N. Ferrandino, M.D., Duke University Medical Center
Debate Winners:
  • Haris Ahmed, M.D. (Northwell Health)
  • Parth Modi, M.D. - (Rutgers - Robert Woods Johnson Medical School)
  • Matthew Pagano, M.D. - (Columbia University Physicians & Surgeons)
  • Jonathan Bloom, M.D. - (New York Medical College)
  • Nitin Sharma, M.D. - (Lenox Hill Hospital)
  • Aryeh Keehn, M.D. - (Einstein/Montefiore Hospital)
  • Paras Shah, M.D. - (Northwell Health)
  • Raveen Syan, M.D. - (New York University Medical Center)
Program Chair: Michael Palese, M.D, LSU Health Sciences Center – New Orleans, LA
Judge(s): Christian Winters, M.D., LSU Health Sciences Center – New Orleans, LA
Debate Winners:
  • Yaniv Larish, Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Blake Wynia, New York University Medical Center
  • Mazyar Ghanaat, SUNY Downstate Medical School
  • Christopher Hartman, North Shore/LIJ Health System
  • Mina Fam, Rutgers – New Jersey Medical School
  • Mohit Sirohi, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center
  • David Peters, Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center
  • Kara Watts, Einstein/Montefiore Hospital
Program Chair: Elizabeth Kavaler, M.D., NY Urology Associates
Judge(s): Thomas W. Jarrett, M.D., The George Washington Univ. School of Medicine
Debate Winners:
  • Simpa Salami, MD from North Shore/LIJ Health System
  • Jason Van Batavia, MD from Columbia Univ. Phy. & Surg.
  • Billy Cordon, MD from Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Edan Shapiro, MD from Columbia Univ. Phy. & Surg.
  • Sarah Mitchell, MD from NY University Langone Medical Center
  • Ariel Schulman, MD from Maimonides Medical Center
  • Susan MacDonald, MD from Einstein/Montefiore Hospital
  • Charles Osterberg, MD from NY Presbyterian Hospital/Cornell Med. Ctr
Program Chair: Ridwan Shabsigh, M.D., Columbia University
Judge(s): Joel Byron Nelson, M.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Debate Winners:
  • Rahuldev Bhalla, M.D., SUNY Stony Brook
  • Jeffrey M. Donohoe, M.D., SUNY Downstate
  • Nicole Beth Fleischmann, M.D., Montefiore Medical Center
  • Jaime Freyle, M.D., Maimonides Medical Center
  • William Harry Gans, M.D., Mount Sinai
  • Eric Mayer, M.D., UMDNJ
  • Robert Wood Johnson Rupa T. Patel, M.D., New York University
  • Eric Charles Rottenberg, M.D., Brookdale University Hospital
Program Chair: Caner Dinlenc, Beth Israel Medical Center
Judge(s): Raju Thomas, M.D., Tulane Univ. Health Sciences Center
Debate Winners:
  • Aaron Berger, M.D., New York University Medical Center
  • Jay Shah, M.D., Columbia Univ. Phy. & Surgeons
  • Troy Edwards, M.D., UMDNJ/Robert Woods Johnson Medical School
  • Paul Milhoua, M.D., Einstein/Montefior Hospital
  • Paul Grewall, M.D., New York Medical College
  • Gregory Lovallo, M.D., UMDNJ/New Jersey Medical School
  • Eddie Michli, M.D., Brookdale University Hospital
  • Susan Rusnack, M.D., Columbia Univ. Phys. & Surgeons
Program Chair: Jonathan Coleman, M.D., Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Judge(s): Robert C. Flanigan, M.D., Loyola University Medical Center
Debate Winners:
  • Eric Kwon, M.D., Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Matthew Stanizzi, M.D., Mount Sinai School of Medicine
  • Ciamack Kamdar, M.D., Brookdale University Hospital Med. Ctr.
  • John Riordan, M.D., UMDNJ/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Jonathan Kaye, M.D., North Shore/Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • Mara Monoski, M.D., NY Presbyterian Hospital/Cornell Medical Center
  • Jamie Kanofsky, M.D., New York University Medical Center
  • Mauricio Davalos, M.D., New York Medical College
Program Chair: John L. Phillips, M.D., New York Medical College
Judge(s): Edward M. Messing, M.D., Univ. of Rochester Medical Center
Debate Winners:
  • Scott Tiplitsky, M.D., Albert Einstein/Montefiore Hospital
  • Zamip Patel, M.D., Mount Sinai School of Medicine
  • John Fitzgerald, M.D., Brookdale University Hospital Med. Ctr.
  • Courtney Lee, M.D., SUNY Downstate Medical School
  • Alex Shteynshlyuger, M.D., Maimonides Medical Center
  • Michael Schwartz, M.D., New York Presbyterian Hospital/Cornell Medical Center
  • Michael Lipkin, M.D., New York University Medical Center
  • Brandon Louis, M.D., New York Medical College
Program Chair: Caner Dinlenc, M.D., Beth Israel Medical Center
Judge(s): Robert G. Uzzo, M.D., Fox Chase Cancer Center
Debate Winners:
  • Andrew Grollman, M.D., UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Joseph Feliciano, M.D., SUNY Downstate Medical School
  • Srinivas Rajamahanty, M.D., New York Medical College
  • Elias Hyams, M.D., New York University Medical Center
  • Arun Srinivasin, M.D., Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • Joseph Jamal, M.D., Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Stephen Poon, M.D., Columbia Univ. Phys. & Surg.
  • Jean Wong, M.D., Maimonides Medical Center
Program Chair: Ravi Munver, M.D., Hackensack University Medical Center
Judge(s): David Albala, M.D., Associated Medical Professionals of NY
Debate Winners:
  • Nadya Cinman, M.D., North Shore/Long Island Jewish Health Center
  • James Breese, M.D., Beth Israel Medical Center
  • Michael Degan, M.D., Brookdale Univ. Hospital Medical Center
  • Brian Marks, M.D., SUNY Downstate Medical School
  • Ari Abraham Hakimi, M.D., Einstein/Montefiore Hospital
  • Michael Herman, M.D., NY Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Med. Ctr.
  • Tim Siegrist, M.D., Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Michael Nazmy, M.D., UMDNJ/New Jersey Medical School
Program Chair: Lee Richstone, M.D., The North Shore-LIJ Health System
Judge(s): Margaret Pearle, M.D., University of Texas Southwestern
Debate Winners:
  • Ciara Marley, M.D., Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Heather McCaffrey, M.D., SUNY at Stony Brook
  • Israel Nosnik, M.D., Beth Israel Medical Center
  • Andrew Fishman, M.D., New York Medical College
  • John Sfakianos, M.D., SUNY Downstate Medical School
  • Arvin George, M.D., NY University Langone Medical Center
  • Aaron Hagge-Greeberg, M.D., Einstein/Montefiore Hospital
  • James Rosoff, M.D., NY Presbyterian Hospital/Cornell Med. Center