Dr. S. AlFallay

Hometown: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Medical School: King Saud University College of Medicine
Hobbies: Pilates, hiking, traveling, interior design, going to concerts, cooking
Future Plans: I would like to pursue a fellowship in immunology, allergy, and pheumatology and do some public health work.


Dr. Z. Al-Jebaje

Hometown: Baghdad, Iraq
Medical School: University of Baghdad College of Medicine
Hobbies: Tennis, soccer, swimming, travel
Future Plans: Cardiology/academic physician


Dr. N. Batta

Hometown: East Amherst, NY
Medical School: George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Hobbies: Golf, swimming, basketball, playing Mariokart
Future Plans: Physical Medicine and rehabilitation


Dr. A. Chung

Hometown: North Potomac, MD
Medical School: Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at The University at Buffalo
Hobbies: Biking, rowing, painting, reading
Future Plans: Radiation oncology at The University of Minnesota


Dr. A. Diaz

Hometown: New York, NY
Medical School: Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at The University at Buffalo
Hobbies: Baseball, dogs, reading novels, Star Wars


Dr. A. Dorizas

Hometown: Athens, Greece
Medical School: Albert Szent Gyorgyi Medical Center, Hungary
Hobbies: Soccer, hiking, racquetball, traveling
Future Plans: Dermatology


Dr. W. Du

Hometown: Williamsville, NY
Medical School: Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at The University at Buffalo
Hobbies: Soccer, woodworking, traveling, spending time with friends and family, trying new foods
Future Plans: I want to become the kind of doctor that people can point to and proudly say, "That's my doctor. He takes wonderful care of me." Also, I want to keep traveling the world and explore new places.


Dr. I. El-Masri

Hometown: Beirut, Lebanon
Medical School: University of Balamand
Hobbies: Basketball


Dr. A. Fatima

Hometown: Lahore, Pakistan
Medical School: King Edward Medical University
Hobbies: Hiking, listening to music, running, cooking, kayaking
Future Plans: Fellowship


Dr. R. Jindal

Hometown: Phoenix, Arizona
Medical School: University of Arizona
Hobbies: Knitting, crocheting, teaching myself how to play the ukulele, outdoor activities, hiking, badminton, cooking
Future Plans: Radiology, travel the world, learn how to cook different cuisines, learn how to garden.


Dr. S. Khan

Hometown: Buffalo, NY
Medical School: Aga Khan University Medical College
Hobbies: Reading, writing, traveling
Future Plans: Fellowship in critical care or cardiology


Dr. D. Luu

Hometown: Huntington Beach, CA
Medical School: Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at The University at Buffalo
Hobbies: Basketball, photography, sneaker collecting, cars
Future Plans: Neuroradiology


Dr. D. Mehedint

Hometown: Brasov, Romania
Medical School: Transylvania University
Hobbies: I enjoy hiking with my husband along rivers and across mountains. I like to spend time with my family, cooking, and traveling.
Future Plans: Find a tropical beach and drop everything for a few days. Spend lots of time in Southern England. Design and build my own house. Not in any particular order.


Dr. M. Qamar

Hometown: Vancouver, Canada
Medical School: Punjab Medical College
Hobbies: Running, reading, tennis, cricket, soccer, acrylic painting
Future Plans: Launch a USMLE tutoring center in Canada.


Dr. M. Tahir

Hometown: Pakistan
Medical School: Allama Iqbal Medical College
Hobbies: Computing, photography
Future Plans: Gastro/hepatology


Dr. C. Wilcox

Hometown: Jamestown, NY
Medical School: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Hobbies: Biking, woodworking
Future Plans: Interest in critical care and oncology



Dr. A. Alsolami 

Hometown: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Medical School: King Abdulaziz University
Hobbies: Volleyball, photography, travel
Future Plans: To become a physician scientist, academic teacher and cardiologist


Dr. V. Buza

Hometown: Moscow
Medical School: Rnimv
Hobbies: Cycling, reading and numismatics
Future Plans: Fellowship


Dr. M. Cheema

Hometown: Pakistan
Medical School: Hamdard College of Medicine and Dentistry, Pakistan
Hobbies: Reading fiction, novels, and poetry; biking; jogging; tennis; teble tennis; cricket; and watching TV


Dr. A. Ferin

Hometown: Youngstown, NY
Undergraduate School: Case Western Reserve University
Medical School: St. George’s University
Hobbies: History, video games, boxing


Dr. J. Huntz

Hometown: Buffalo, NY
Undergraduate School: SUNY Buffalo
Medical School: American University of the Caribbean
Hobbies: Golf, hockey, movies, football and fantasy football
Future Plans: GI fellowship. Practicing in Buffalo.


Dr. M. Khan

Hometown: Bangalore, India
Medical School: Sri Siddhartha Medical College
Hobbies: Soccer, ping pong, making new friends, sports and road trips
Future Plans: Cardiology and academics


Dr. S. Khan

Hometown: Hyderabad, India
Medical School: Shadan Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, India
Hobbies: Watching and playing sports, reading, writing, traveling and shopping
Future Plans: GI fellowship and/or go to outer space


Dr. A. Mamdani

Hometown: Daman, India
Medical School: Swami Vivekanand Institute of Medical Sciences & Research
Hobbies: Music, traveling, movies and reading novels
Future Plans: To be a good doctor who is loved by all


Dr. A. Peera

Hometown: Ossining, NY
Undergraduate School: University at Buffalo
Medical School: St. George’s University
Hobbies: Tennis, squash and software development
Future Plans: To create positive outcomes for communities within the greatest need, through the effective use of technology in healthcare.


Dr. O. Saleem

Hometown: Toronto, ON
Undergraduate School: University of Toronto
Medical School: Medical University of the Americas
Hobbies: Camping, hiking, fish keeping, canoeing, kayaking, soccer, music and spending time with family and friends
Future Plans: Hospitalist, primary care or fellowship in endocrinology or cardiology. Research in cardiovascular sciences.


Dr. J. Yio

Hometown: New York City, NY
Undergraduate School: Columbia University
Medical School: University at Buffalo
Hobbies: Cooking, gardening, electronics, programming, music and photo/image manipulation
Future Plans: To be an awesome doctor and to build awesome tools for doctors



Dr. R. Alnaji

Hometown: Lancaster, NY
Undergraduate School: University at Buffalo
Medical School: University at Buffalo
Hobbies: Soccer and home improvement projects
Future Plans: Research, GI fellowship


Dr. A. Awais

Hometown: Lahore, Pakistan
Undergraduate School: Kinnaird College for Women
Medical School: King Edward Medical University
Hobbies: Reading, writing, sketching and dreaming
Future Plans: Pulmonary and critical care medicine


Dr. S. Bhargava

Hometown: Buffalo, NY
Undergraduate School: University at Buffalo
Medical School: St. George’s University
Hobbies: Music, photography, henna design, crochet and current affairs
Future Plans: Fellowship


Dr. A. Kawinski

Hometown: Orchard Park, NY
Medical School: Medical University of Gdansk
Hobbies: Golf, tennis, volleyball, swimming, cooking
Future Plans: To become a hospitalist


Dr. U. Khan

Hometown: Peshawar, Pakistan
Medical School: Khyber Medical College
Hobbies: Movies, games, computer games
Future Plans: Hem/Onc fellowship


Dr. S. MacLeod

Hometown: West Seneca, NY
Undergraduate School: Fredonia State
Medical School: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Hobbies: Boating, rollerblading and cooking


Dr. A. Maqsood

Hometown: Islamabad, Pakistan
Medical School: Aga Khan University Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan
Hobbies: Reading and cooking
Future Plans: Fellowship or hospitalist


Dr. Y. Nemshah

Medical School: King Saud University
Hobbies: Playing soccer, swimming, designing iPhone apps
Future Plans: Cardiology fellowship


Dr. M. Samannodi

Hometown: Makkah, Saudi Arabia
Medical School: Umm Algura University
Hobbies: Soccer and PlayStation
Future Plans: ID fellowship


Dr. M. Shehata

Hometown: Amherst, NY
Undergraduate School: Canisius College
Medical School: University at Buffalo
Hobbies: Playing sports, reading, watching movies and going outdoors
Future Plans: Internal medicine practice and education


Dr. S. Vakkalanka

Hometown: Kakrnada
Medical School: Rangaraya Medical College
Hobbies: Tennis, chess and horseback riding
Future Plans: Cardiology fellowship