Rahul J. Kumar MD
Hometown - Butler, Pennsylvania
Hobbies - Bhangra dancing, playing and watching sports, going out with his friends and co-residents, and traveling
An avid sports buff, Rahul lives in SoMa and loves seeing his hometown Pittsburgh teams play when they come to San Francisco. He loves exploring the city with his fiance Iva and his co-residents. You can find Rahul dancing in a club or cheering for the Pittsburgh Pirates at AT&T Ballpark.
Arun goel MD
Hometown - Rome, New York
Hobbies - Hiking, writing, playing soccer, music, cooking, and exploring everything that the City has to offer
An avid outdoorsman, Arun lives in the Mission district and enjoys hiking the various state parks in Northern California. He loves spending time with his fiance, Shikha and going out with his co-residents. You can find him at the local gym, in a neighborhood coffeeshop enjoying a good pour-over coffee, or watching a movie at home with Shikha.
andrew J. huang MD
Hometown - Laguna Niguel, California
Hobbies - Singing, guitar, piano, movies, games of all sorts, and tinkering with technology of all kinds
A musician and nerd at heart, Andrew lives in SoMa with his wife Karen and baby Samantha. He loves watching movies, adventure eating, and exploring the City with both his family and co-residents. You can find Andrew at home hosting a dinner and board game night or at the Orpheum Theater watching a musical. He once brought lox ingredients into a movie theater which really wasn't very smart.
Nima K. HArandi MD
Hometown - Fresno, California
Hobbies - Classical and rock drumming, cooking, tennis, camping/hiking, traveling
An explorer at heart, Nima enjoys fine cooking, traveling across the world, and spending time hiking with his friends and family. He loves spending time with his girlfriend and going out with his co-residents. You can find him running through Golden Gate Park making sure that he meets his Strava goal for the month.
Sam R. Birer MD
Hometown - Mill Valley, California
Hobbies - Watching and playing sports, History/non-fiction literature, homebrewing beer, boardgames, experimenting in the kitchen
A San Franciscan at heart, Sam left the Bay for medical school and will make a detour in Hawaii for one year before coming back to the city where he was born. He couldn't be happier to be marrying the everything to his life, Samara, and looks forward to this new chapter of his life with her. You can find him at the local baseball stadium or at home playing games with his fiancee and friends.
Incoming PGY-1: William Chen, University of California San Francisco