Class of 2022
Hometown: Laredo, Texas
Undergraduate: University of Texas
Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch
Favorite thing about El Paso: Lots of great hiking trails
Hobbies/Interests: Reading, scuba
Plans after residency: Working on it
Something interesting about yourself: I can whistle well
Hometown: Tehachapi, CA
Undergrad: University of Utah B.S. Exercise Physiology
Medical School: Campbell University
Favorite thing about El Paso: The food!
Hobbies/interests: Cooking/grilling/baking, Sports, Games, Time with the family.
Plans after residency: Pay off student loans
Something unique or interesting about self: I used to play the trumpet in a Jazz Band.
Hometown: Ciudad Juárez, Mx
Medical school: UACJ and CAHSU
Favorite thing about ELP: Family, great people, Border town, Home.
Hobbies/Interest: Working on cars, learning welding, fix things, soccer, football.
Plans after residency: Travel, work at a local community hospital, enjoy my family.
Something unique about myself: I’m a Register Nurse. I had a high school / college football scholarship in Mexico.
Hometown: Rockport, Texas
Undergrad: The University of Texas at Austin (was the last of 8)
Grad: The George Washington University, MPH(c)
Medical School: Escuela Latinoamericana de Medicina, Havana, Cuba
Favorite thing about El Paso: Close proximity to hot springs and beautiful wilderness areas. Very affordable for a family. We bought our first home.
Hobbies/Interests: being Momma to two young boys, Volkswagen Bus camping adventures, Health care as a Human right, Permaculture
Plans after residency: Community/Rural/Disaster relief/maybe end up in Academics after some experience
Something unique or interesting about yourself: There was a time in my life when I helped to build treehouses at the tops of old Douglass Firs, more than a hundred feet high, so they wouldn't get cut down. I also sang in JYEMO back in the day. Look them up!
Hometown: Anaheim, CA
Medical School: University College Dublin School of Medicine, Dublin, Ireland
Favorite thing about El Paso: There's a lot to love about El Paso--the people, the food, the culture. But something I've really begun to love and appreciate is how close we are to some great mountain biking trails.
Hobbies/Interests: I'm really interested in fitness and nutrition as well as the classic stuff like hiking and snowboarding. But since starting residency, I've also picked up mountain biking, and I love it!
Plans after residency: Not 100% sure right now--maybe fellowship, maybe work in the community. I'm still exploring options!
Something unique or interesting about yourself: My number is actually not 281-330-8004, so if you wanna hit Mike Jones up on the lo, you'll have to get my real number from me directly.
Hometown: Overland Park, KS
Undergrad: Baylor University
Medical School: Creighton University, Phoenix Campus
Favorite thing about El Paso: Food, climate, culture
Hobbies/interests: Climbing, ultimate frisbee, hiking, skiing, reading, podcasts
Plans after residency: TBD
Something unique or interesting about yourself: I was on the college table tennis team
Hometown: Roseville, CA
Undergrad: Santa Clara University, BS in Biology
Medical School: Tufts University School of Medicine
Favorite thing about El Paso: the sunsets and warm winters
Hobbies/Interests: Dogs, exploring, books + true crime podcasts
Plans after residency: Work somewhere not too far from the ocean
Something unique or interesting about yourself: I enjoy horseback riding (though have not had a horse in multiple years)
Hometown: Boca Raton, Florida
Undergrad: University of Florida
Medical School: UCSF
Favorite thing about El Paso: El Pasoans
Hobbies/ Interests: Tearing up the dance floor, feasting, getting outside, soaking in hot springs
Plans after residency: Global Emergency Medicine, mango farming, dance retreats
Something unique or interesting about yourself: Currently growing a grapevine in my living room and worked in Rwanda for a year before med school.
Hometown: Fullerton, CA
Undergrad: University of Southern California
Med: Keck School of Medicine of USC
Favorite thing about El Paso: No traffic, Sunny weather, tacos from El Cometa
Hobbies: Soccer, Golf, Surfing, Guitar, Liverpool FC, USC Football
Plans: Community Practice, International Medical Mission Trips
Unique: I am a proud First Generation American and even prouder Taco Bell enthusiast
Hometown: Waihi, New Zealand
Undergrad: University of Arizona
Medical School: University Arizona College of Medicine Tucson
Fav thing El Paso: weather, mountains, the people,
Hobbies/Interests: going to zoo/park/dog park with kiddos; scuba diving, fishing
Plans after residency: pay back those loans; resume hobbies
Interesting thing: EMT in New Zealand and USA, my first job in the US was for a pet crematorium. I’ve been a scuba diver instructor. I have 4 children and my oldest are twin girls who are 20 years old.
Hometown: San Luis Obispo, California
Undergrad: Boston University, History
Grad school: UC Berkeley Extension Post-Bacc
Medical school: University of Vermont College of Medicine
Favorite thing about El Paso: La frontera y nuestros pacientes
Hobbies/Interests: Mountain biking/Crit care and trauma
Plans after residency: Fellowship or job back in California
Something interesting or unique about yourself: I’d rather be surfing! I earned the mile swim merit badge at the Catalina Island Boy Scout camp
Hometown: Ogden, Utah
Undergrad: Weber State University, Spanish Literature BA
Medical School: St. George’s University
Favorite thing about El Paso: Beautiful mountains, warm weather, tacos
Hobbies/interests: Metal detecting, gardening, soccer, golf, cooking, watching movies with my family.
Plans after residency: Community medicine, open clinics in Ecuador and Caribbean, start a medical school, retire early and travel the world!
Something unique or interesting about self: I won Super Bowl tickets (2004) and scalped them before the game began so I could buy my wife a wedding ring!