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Current Residents

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First Year Residents (PGY-1)

 
Anahita Dehmoobad Sharifabadi
Hometown: Thornhill, ON
Medical School: University of Ottawa
 
Favourite movie: Pursuit of Happyness
Hobbies: FaceTiming everyone, running, dancing, family time
#1 thing you love about Radiology at McMaster: The people
Most memorable job before medicine: Shoe store sales consultant!
Favourite quote or words to live by: "You got a dream.. You gotta protect it. People can't do something themselves, they wanna tell you you can't do it. If you want something, go get it. Period." - Pursuit of Happyness
One word or phrase to describe yourself:  Open-minded
 
 
Brian Wang
Hometown: London, ON
Medical School: McMaster University
 
Favourite movie: About Time, No Country For Old Men, Blade Runner 2049
Hobbies: Basketball, sports, reading, travel
#1 thing you love about Radiology at McMaster: The people!
Most memorable job before medicine: Lifeguard and swim instructor
One word or phrase to describe yourself: Patient
Favourite quote or words to live by: The best time to plant a tree was twenty years ago. The second best time is right now.
 
 
Scott Caterine
Hometown: Burlington, ON
Medical school: Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
 
Favourite movie: The Fifth Element (any Marvel movie is a close second)
Hobbies: Sports, Travel, Cooking, Beer Connoisseur
#1 thing you love about Radiology at McMaster: The people in the program are so genuine, friendly, and supportive!
Most memorable job before medicine: Anatomy Instructor in the Caribbean
One word or phrase to describe yourself: Personable
Favourite quote or words to live by: I don’t think everything happens for a reason, I find reason in the things that happen.
 
 
Lucy Samoilov
Hometown: Toronto, ON
Medical school: University of Western Ontario
 
Favourite movie: The Prince of Egypt
Hobbies: caring for animals, reading, gardening, rock climbing, racquet sports, travel
#1 thing you love about Radiology at McMaster: fun and friendly culture
Most memorable job before medicine: petting zoo caretaker
One word or phrase to describe yourself: adventurous
Favourite quote or words to live by: "There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle." - Albert Einstein
 
 
Niharika Shahi
Hometown: Thunder Bay, ON
Medical school: Northern Ontario School of Medicine
 
Favourite movie: Anything that makes me laugh.
Hobbies: Dancing (Bhangra), Spinning, Paddle Boarding, Cooking
#1thing you love about Radiology at McMaster: What's there not to love about Radiology at McMaster?
Most memorable job before medicine: Program Coordinator, Shad Canada
One word or phrase to describe yourself: Always open to new opportunities.
Favourite quote or words to live by: Everything happens for a reason.
 
 
Akshay Wadera
Hometown: Markham, ON
Medical school: New York Medical College
 
Favourite movie: Coach Carter, Inception, Bad Boys
Hobbies: Basketball, Netflix, Cooking
#1 thing you love about Radiology at McMaster: The people
One thing that many people may not know about the program: I think everything i know about the program everyone else probably already knows - I"ll have to update this one later.
Most memorable job before medicine: Barista @ Second Cup
One word or phrase to describe yourself: Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony - Mahatma Gandhi
Favourite quote or words to live by: Mamba mentality - Kobe Bryant
 
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