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Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Former Residents

Faraz_AhmadFaraz Ahmad, MD   Track Resident 2010-12                                    UBCL Team: Medical Intensive Care Unit

Capstone Project (link>): Improving the Quality of Care for Critically Ill Patients Immediately after Intubation

Career Plans: Pursuing Cardiology Fellowship and a career in Health Policy


Ryan McConnellRyan McConnell, MD  Track Resident 2010-12                                    UBCL Team: Medical Intensive Care Unit

Capstone Project (link>): Improving the Quality of Care for Critically Ill Patients Immediately after Intubation

Career Plans: Chief Resident for the Internal Medicine Residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, June 2012-13 follwed by a Gastroenterology Fellowship with special interest in inflammatory bowel disease.  His research interests include the use of virtual reality endoscopy simulators as tools to improve the quality of endoscopy education while enhancing patient safety during endoscopy training.


Mitesh_PatelMitesh Patel, MD      Track Resident 2010-12                                    UBCL Team: Medical Intensive Care Unit

Capstone Project (link>): Improving the Quality of Care for Critically Ill Patients Immediately after Intubation

Career Plans: Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar at the University of Pennsylvania from 2012-14.  Mitesh plans to focus his research on the impact of health policy on population behavior and improving medical education related to incorporating concepts of health policy, value, quality, and patient safety.


Shashank_SinhaShashank Sinha, MD    Track Resident 2010-12                                    UBCL Team: Cardiac Care Unit

Capstone Project: Failure Mode Effects and Analysis on Door to Balloon Time STEMIs

Career Plans: Pursuing a Cardiology Fellowship 


Isaac  WhitmanIsaac Whitman, MD    Track Resident 2010-12                                     UBCL Team: Cardiac Care Unit

Capstone Project: Failure Mode Effects and Analysis on Door to Balloon Time STEMIs

Career Plans: Cardiology Fellow at the University of California San Francisco June 2012


Ilona LorinczIlona Lorincz, MD        Track Resident 2009-11                              UBCL Team: General Medical and Sub Specialty Unit

Poster Presentation (link>): An Intervention to Improve Medication Reconciliation: Discharge Time Out

Career Plans: Endocrinology/Diabetes Fellow and CHIPS Fellow 2012-14