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Match Day 2023: WashU Anesthesiology welcomes 22 new residents

On March 17, 2023, the Department of Anesthesiology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis welcomed 22 new residents from medical schools across 16 states and Mexico.

This exciting day marked the start of a new journey for these physicians as they prepare to train in one of the most prestigious anesthesiology programs in the country.

This year’s newly matched residents come from a diverse range of backgrounds and bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to the program. They were selected from a highly competitive pool of applicants, and their selection is a testament to their skills, dedication, and passion for the field.

“We are thrilled to welcome this exceptional class to WashU and look forward to helping them achieve their full potential as medical professionals,” said Residency Program Director, Allison Mitchell, MD. “I am certain that with their dedication and commitment to excellence, they are sure to make a significant contribution to the field of anesthesiology and the broader medical community.”

2023 Match

Meet the Class of 2027

Cody Bailey, MD
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine

Patrick Candelaria, MD
Drexel University College of Medicine

Shea Carver, MD
University of Kansas School of Medicine

Michael Green, MD
Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara Facultad de Medicina Guadalajara

Jonathan Harper, MD
Spencer Fox Eccles School of Medicine at the University of Utah

Taylor Hathaway, MD
Indiana University School of Medicine

Dake Huang, MD
University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine

Monica Ketchum, DO
Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine

Jane Kwon, MD
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine

Bradley Lewis, DO
William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Phuong Nguyen, MD
Michigan State University College of Human Medicine

Shaan Patel, MD, MPH
University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Reid Reding, MD
University of Oklahoma College of Medicine

Julia Saak, MD
University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine

Andrew Schaffer, MD
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Karina Shah, MD, MBA
University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Bianca Szafarowicz, DO
Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University

Jennifer To, MD
Saint Louis University School of Medicine

Chiamaka Uche, MD
Ohio State University College of Medicine

Zameer Vaswani, MD, MBA
University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical

Peter Wittl, DO
Kansas City University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Zijing Zhang, DO
Kansas City University College of Osteopathic Medicine