Current Residents

Excellence and leadership describe our graduates. As judged by performance in the American Board of Dermatology In-Training Examination, our residents consistently rank among the top of their peer groups. Graduates who have chosen to train in fellowship programs have been able to do so. A survey of careers of graduates documented 80 percent to be on the faculty of, or directly affiliated with, academic institutions. Several graduates have their own practices or have been recruited by highly reputable dermatological and multi-specialty group practices.

Class of 2014

Pamela Aubert
Pamela Aubert, M.D., M.A.

 

 

Pamela Aubert, M.D., M.A.

Undergraduate School: Vassar College (2004)
Medical School: Case Western Reserve School of Medicine (2010)
Internship: Hospitals of Case Western Reserve (2011)
Hometown: Los Altos, Calif.
Dermatology Interests: Dermatopathology, pediatric dermatology, inherited and acquired vesiculobullous disorders, dermatopharmacology
Other Interests/Hobbies: Wine and cheese, traveling, reading, live music


Katherine Ayoade
Katherine Ayoade, M.D.,Ph.D.

 

 

 

Katherine Omueti Ayoade, M.D., Ph.D.

Undergraduate School: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (2000)
Graduate School (Ph.D., Biochemistry): University of Illinois College of Medicine at Urbana-Champaign (2007)
Medical School: University of Illinois College of Medicine at Urbana-Champaign (2010)
Internship: University of Illinois College of Medicine at Urbana-Champaign (2011)
Hometown: Ukhuse-Osi, Edo State, Nigeria. Chicago, Illinois.
Dermatology Interests: Infectious diseases, immunology, pharmacology, hair disorders, skin of color, medical dermatology, dermatopathology.
Other Interests/Hobbies: Family, movies, road bike cycling, travelling, cooking 


Patrick Blake
Patrick Blake, M.D.

 

 

Patrick Blake, M.D.

Undergraduate School: Ohio Wesleyan University (2005)
Medical School: Case Western Reserve School of Medicine (2010)
Internship: UPMC Presbyterian-Shadyside Hospital (2011)
Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio
Dermatology Interests: Pediatric dermatology, evidence-based dermatology, clinical trials, doctor-patient communication, vascular lesions
Other Interests/Hobbies: Tennis, kayaking, traveling, writing, fantasy football 


Elizabeth Le
Elizabeth Le M.D.

 

Elizabeth Le, M.D.

Undergraduate School: University of California, Los Angeles (2005)
Medical School: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (2010)
Internship: Franklin Square Medical Center, Baltimore (2011)
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif.
Dermatology Interests: Dermatopathology, connective tissue diseases
Other Interests/Hobbies: Traveling, cooking, hiking


Brandon Litzner
Brandon Litzner, M.D.

 

Brandon Litzner, M.D.

Undergraduate School: Wichita State University (2005)
Medical School: Vanderbilt University (2010)
Internship: John Peter Smith Hospital (2011)
Hometown: Valley Center, Kan.
Dermatology Interests: Dermatopathology, melanoma, skin cancer in transplant patients
Other Interests/Hobbies: Golf, college and NFL football, college basketball, my two children


Ricardo Paniagua
Ricardo Paniagua, M.D., Ph.D.

 

 

Ricardo Paniagua, M.D., Ph.D.

Undergraduate School: CSU Chico (2000)
Medical School: Stanford University School of Medicine (2010)
Graduate School (Ph.D., Immunology): Stanford University (2010)
Internship: University of Massachusetts Medical School (2011)
Hometown: Cottonwood, Calif.
Dermatology Interests: Cutaneous oncology, tumor immunology, autoimmune skin diseases
Other Interests/Hobbies: Running, traveling, family

Class of 2015

Adewole Adamson
Adewole Adamson, M.D., M.P.P.

 

Adewole Adamson, M.D., M.P.P.

Undergraduate School: Morehouse College (2005)
Medical School: Harvard Medical School – Harvard-MIT HST Program (2011)
Internship: The Mount Sinai Hospital (2012)
Hometown: Silver Spring, Md.
Dermatology Interests: Immunodermatology, skin of color, health policy
Other Interests/Hobbies: Travel, fantasy football, ice hockey, gym 


Molly Burns
Molly Burns, M.D.

 

Molly Burns, M.D.

Undergraduate School: Baylor University (2007)
Medical School: University of Texas School of Medicine San Antonio (2011)
Internship: Baylor Medical Center at Dallas (2012)
Hometown: Dallas, Texas
Dermatology Interests: General dermatology, procedural dermatology, patient advocacy, skin cancer prevention
Other Interests/Hobbies: Spending time with family and friends, karaoke, running, traveling 


Lauren Cao
Lauren Cao, M.D.

 

 

Lauren Cao, M.D.

Undergraduate School: University of Toronto (2005)
Medical School: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine (2011)
Internship: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center (2012)
Hometown: Santa Maria, Calif.
Dermatology Interests: Medical dermatology, procedural dermatology, dermatopathology, epidemiology and clinical trials
Other Interests/Hobbies: Hiking, kayaking, traveling, foodie, spending quality time with family and friends 


Isha Lopez
Isha Lopez, M.D.

 

 

Isha Lopez, M.D.

Undergraduate School: Houston Baptist University (2006)
Medical School: UT Southwestern Medical Center (2011)
Internship: Baylor College of Medicine (2012)
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Dermatology Interests: Skin of color, health disparities, underserved populations, procedural dermatology, skin cancer prevention
Other Interests/Hobbies: Basketball, traveling, working with youth, spending time with family and friends


Gerardo Marrazzo
Gerardo Marrazzo, M.D.

 

Gerardo Marrazzo, M.D.

Undergraduate School: University of South Carolina – Columbia (2007)
Medical School: Emory University (2011)
Internship: Emory University (2012)
Hometown: Greenville, S.C.
Dermatology Interests: cutaneous oncology, procedural dermatology
Other Interests/Hobbies: Judo, basketball, photography, family life 


Jake Turrentine
Jake Turrentine, M.D.

 

Jake Turrentine, M.D.

Undergraduate School: University of Georgia (2007)
Medical School: Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University (2011)
Internship: Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas (2012)
Hometown: Elkin, N.C.
Dermatology Interests: Melanoma, contact dermatitis, procedural dermatology, hair and nails, teledermatology
Other Interests/Hobbies: Independent films, SCUBA diving, running, traveling, writing  


Rebecca Vasquez
Rebecca Vasquez, M.D.

 

 

 

Rebecca Vasquez, M.D.

Undergraduate School: The University of Texas- Pan American (2006)
Medical School: UT Southwestern Medical Center (2010)
Internship: Tulane University School of Medicine (2011)
Hometown: Edinburg, Texas
Dermatology Interests: Connective tissue diseases, sclerosing skin disorders, underserved and vulnerable populations, skin of color
Other Interests/Hobbies: Spending time with family and friends, Saturday morning free Crossfit sessions, music 

Class of 2016

Gina Byekova
Gina Byekova, M.D.

 

 

 

Yevgeniya (Gina) Byekova, M.D.

Undergraduate School: Clemson University (2006)
Graduate School (M.S., Cell Biology): Clemson University (2008)
Medical School: University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL (2012)
Internship: Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Denver, CO (2013)
Hometown: Lugansk, Ukraine
Dermatology Interests: Clinicopathologic correlations in skin diseases, dermoscopy, medical dermatology
Other Interests/Hobbies: Everything outdoors, especially mountain biking, trail running, hiking, and skiing


Eunice Del Rosario
Eunice Del Rosario, M.D.

 

 

Eunice Del Rosario, M.D.

Undergraduate School: University of California, San Diego (2005)
Graduate School: (MS, Biology) University of California, San Diego (2006)
Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine (2012)
Internship: Pennsylvania Hospital (2013)
Hometown: Riverside, Calif.
Dermatology Interests: Hyperpigmentation, skin of color, procedural dermatology, international dermatology
Other Interests/Hobbies: Running, hiking, traveling, eating and trying new restaurants, hanging out with friends and family


Jill Feetham
Jill Feetham, M.D.

 

Hattie Jill Feetham, M.D.

Undergraduate School: Texas Tech University (2005)
Medical School: UT Southwestern Medical Center (2012)
Internship: UT Southwestern Medical Center-Austin (2013)
Hometown: Dallas, Texas
Dermatology Interests: Skin cancer prevention, melanoma education, procedural dermatology, cosmetic dermatology
Other Interests/Hobbies: Traveling, fashion, interior decorating, being outdoors, time with family and friends


Jennifer Gill
Jennifer Gill, M.D., Ph.D.

 

 

 

Jennifer Gill, M.D., Ph.D.

Undergraduate School: University of Georgia (2003)
Medical School: Washington University in St. Louis (2012)

Graduate School (Ph.D., Immunology): Washington University in St. Louis (2012)
Internship: Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital (2013)
Hometown: Knoxville, Tenn.
Dermatology Interests: Immunologic mechanisms of dermatologic disease, melanoma, cutaneous lymphomas, biologic therapies
Other Interests/Hobbies: Traveling, yoga, food/wine, spending time with my family


Katherine Gordon
Katherine Gordon, M.D.

 

 

Katherine Gordon, M.D.

Undergraduate School: University of Virginia (2006)
Medical School: University of Miami Miller School of Medicine (2012)
Internship: Mount Sinai Medical Center of Florida (2013)
Hometown: Winter Park, Fla.
Dermatology Interests: Pediatric dermatology, hair and nail disorders, procedural and cosmetic dermatology, wound healing, international dermatology
Other Interests/Hobbies: Traveling, yoga, CrossFit, swimming, spending time with family, friends, and our puppy “Nugget”


Patrick McDonough
Patrick McDonough, M.D.

 

Patrick McDonough, M.D.

Undergraduate School: Cornell University (2004)
Medical School: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - New Jersey Medical School (2012)
Internship: UT Southwestern Medical Center (2013)
Hometown: Manasquan, N.J.
Dermatology Interests: Procedural dermatology, hair disorders, patient adherence
Other Interests/Hobbies: Working out, sports, spending time with the wife and kid, being smug


Roselynn Nguyen
Roselynn Nguyen, M.D.

 

 

Roselynn Nguyen, M.D.

Undergraduate School: Baylor University (2008)
Medical School: UT Southwestern Medical Center (2012)
Internship: Tulane University Medical Center (2013)
Hometown: Garland, Texas
Dermatology Interests: Pediatric dermatology, medical dermatology, patient advocacy, medical ethics
Other Interests/Hobbies: Baking, trying out new restaurants, collecting salt & pepper shakers


Andrew Word
Andrew Word, M.D.

 

Andrew Word, M.D.

Undergraduate School: The University of Texas at Austin (2008)
Medical School: UT Southwestern Medical Center (2012)
Internship: UT Southwestern Medical Center (2013)
Hometown: Vernon, Texas
Dermatology Interests: Inherited and acquired vesiculobullous diseases, psoriasis, skin cancer prevention, procedural dermatology, patient advocacy
Other Interests/Hobbies: Golf, Texas Longhorns sports, traveling