Residents

 Undergraduate - Columbia University  Medical School - University of Pennsylvania  Internship - Toledo Medical Center  PGY-5

Undergraduate - Columbia University

Medical School - University of Pennsylvania

Internship - Toledo Medical Center

PGY-5

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.

 Undergraduate - Dartmouth University  Medical School - Drexel University  Internship - Hahnemann University Hospital  PGY-4

Undergraduate - Dartmouth University

Medical School - Drexel University

Internship - Hahnemann University Hospital

PGY-4

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.

 Undergraduate - University of California, Los Angeles  Medical School - Wake Forest School of Medicine  Internship - Harbor-UCLA Medical Center  PGY-3

Undergraduate - University of California, Los Angeles

Medical School - Wake Forest School of Medicine

Internship - Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

PGY-3

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.

 Undergraduate - University of California, Berkeley  Medical School - University of California, Davis  Internship - Harbor-UCLA Medical Center  PGY-2

Undergraduate - University of California, Berkeley

Medical School - University of California, Davis

Internship - Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

PGY-2

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.

 Undergraduate - Stanford University  Medical School - Duke University  Internship - University of Hawaii  Incoming PGY-1

Undergraduate - Stanford University

Medical School - Duke University

Internship - University of Hawaii

Incoming PGY-1

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