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Graduates and First Job after Residency

Internal medicine/pediatrics (med/peds) graduates - and their first job after residency - include:

Class of 2020

  • Pinky Chugani, DO - Primary Care, Med/Peds, Nashville, TN
  • Zackary Knott, MD - Adult Hospitalist, UMMC
  • Nathalie Malcolm, MD - Academic Med/Peds, Charleston, SC
  • Teresa Moll, MD - Adult Endocrinology fellowship, UMMC

Class of 2019

  • Noelle Bates, MD - Primary Care, Med/Peds, Boston, MA
  • John Bridges, MD - Combined Rheumatology fellowship, University of Alabama-Birmingham
  • Kati Mitchell, MD - Academic Med/Peds, Forest General Hospital, Hattiesburg, MS
  • Jarrett Morgan, MD - Pediatric Chief Resident, UMMC; Academic Med/Peds, Obesity Specialist, UMMC

Class of 2018

  • Richard Calderone, DO - Academic Med/Peds, Forrest General Hospital, Hattiesburg, MS
  • Brannan Jones, MD - Academic Med/Peds, Greenville, SC, Health Systems
  • Carlisle Livingston, MD - Primary Care, Med/Peds, Amory, MS
  • Adrienne Maier, MD - Adult Endocrinologist, Private Practice, Jackson, MS

Class of 2017

  • Kelley Hill, MD - Internal Medicine Chief Resident, UMMC; Adult Pulm/Crit Care fellow, LSU-New Orleans
  • Meghan Luter, MD - PICU fellowship, UMMC
  • Jonathan Smith, MD - Pediatrics chief resident, UMMC; PICU fellowship, UMMC
  • Julia Thompson, MD - Adult Cardiology fellowship, UMMC

Class of 2016

  • Morgan McLeod, MD - Academic Med/Peds, UMMC
  • Ryan Perkins, MD - Internal Medicine Chief Resident, UMMC; Combined Pulmonology fellowship, Boston, MA
  • Meghan Poole, MD - Primary Care, Med/Peds, Jackson, MS

Class of 2015

  • Deborah Hill, MD - Primary Care, Med/Peds, Minnesota
  • Jasmine Kency, MD - Pediatrics Chief Resident, UMMC; Academic Med/Peds, UMMC
  • Matt Rhinewalt, MD - Palliative Care fellowship, University of Alabama-Birmingham

Class of 2014

  • Trent Ellenburg, DO - Allergy/Immunology fellowship, University of Tennessee-Memphis
  • Michael Foster, MD - Hospitalist, Jackson, MS
  • Justin Qualls, MD - Hospitalist, Jackson, MS

Class of 2013

  • Ben Brock, MD - Infectious Disease, UMMC
  • David Gilliam, MD - Pediatric Chief Resident, UMMC; Academic Med/Peds, UMMC
  • Andrew Ouzts, MD - Primary Care Med/Peds, Jackson, MS
  • Christina Rafiei, MD - Primary Care, Med/Peds, Missouri

Class of 2012

  • Seema Ahuja McKenzie, MD - Hospitalist, UMMC
  • Ben Burkett, MD - Primary care, Med/Peds, Hattiesburg, MS
  • Laura Parks, MD - Adult Rheumatology fellowship, UMMC

Class of 2011

  • Natalie Lindell, MD - Primary Care, Med/Peds, Alexandria, AL
  • Johann Hsu, MD - Pediatric Hematology/Oncology fellowship, UNC-Chapel Hill; Adult Hematology/Oncology fellowship, UMMC

Class of 2010

  • Jericho Bell, MD - Academic Med/Peds, UMMC; Global Health, Kenya
  • Kevin Keeton, MD - Pulmonary/Critical Care fellowship, UMMC

Class of 2009

  • Anthony Gannon, MD - Pediatric and Adult Endocrinologist Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Zeb Henson, MD - Internal Medicine Chief Resident, UMMC; Academic Med/Peds, UMMC
  • Ryan Nerland, MD - Pediatric Chief Resident, UMMC; Primary Care Med/Peds, Tennessee

Class of 2008

  • David McClendon, MD - Hospitalist, Pascagoula, MS
  • Rudy Fajardo, MD - Hospitalist, Springfield, MO

Class of 2007

  • Son Lam, MD - Adult Nephrologist, Tupelo, MS

Class of 2006

  • Brad Dowden, MD - Primary Care, Med/Peds, Louisiana
  • Jason Hicks, MD - Primary care, Med/Peds, Ridgeland, MS
  • Joshua Phillips, MD - Allergy/Immunologst, Jackson, MS

Class of 2005

  • Ken Ball, MD - Hospitalist, Jackson, MS
  • Michelle Horn, MD - Academic Med/Peds, UMMC
  • Jerry Sheppard, MD - Hospitalist, Jackson, MS

Class of 2004

  • Jonathan Caudil, MD - Primary Care, Med/Peds, Oxford, MS; Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Mayo Clinic
  • Carlton Gorton, MD - Primary Care, Med/Peds, Belzoni, MS
  • Kelsey Logan, MD - Sports Medicine, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

Class of 2003

  • Brian Batson, MD - Hypertension Specialist, Hattiesburg, MS
  • Dwight McComb, MD - Primary Care, Med/Peds, Amory, MS
  • Rebecca Osborne, MD - Internal Medicine, Jonesboro, AR

Class of 2002

  • Linus Martin, MD - Emergency Medicine, Philadelphia, MS
  • Manisha Sethi, MD - Primary Care, Med/Peds, Ridgeland, MS

Class of 2001

  • Karol Anderson, MD - Primary Care, Med/Peds, Arkansas
  • Geoff Forbus, MD - Pediatric Cardiologist, Charleston, SC
  • Jimmy Stewart, MD - Academic Med/Peds, UMMC