Class of 2024


Name:
Daniel Bernard 
Home
: Columbia, MD
Undergrad: Brown University 
Major:  Human Biology
Medical School: UC San Francisco 
Other: Research Assistant at multiple universities. Got a master’s in public health.
Hobbies and Interests: Photography, cooking, craft cocktails, traveling.

Name: Cameron Callipari
Home
Chicago, IL
Undergrad: Loyola University of Chicago
Major: Biology
Medical School:  Georgetown University
Other
Hobbies and Interests: Playing soccer, traveling, eating good food, enjoying a nice wine or craft beer, and exploring new parts of the city!

Name: Michael DeFilippo
Home
: Brooklyn, NY / Freehold, NJ
Undergrad: Monmouth University
Major: Psychology & Chemistry
Medical School: Rowan University
OtherParamedic, Critical Care Technician, Waiter
Hobbies and Interests: Hanging out with my wife and dog, kayaking, eating, coffee, and everything Star Wars!

Name: Mert Keceli
Home
: Brooklyn, NY
Undergrad: Hunter College CUNY
Major: Biology and Interdisciplinary Studies
Medical SchoolSUNY Downstate
Hobbies and Interests: Reading, traveling and exploring new places, sketching, cooking but mostly eating, Netflix, soon to be dog parent, avid YouTube watcher

Name: George Knaysi
Hometown
: Richmond, VA
Undergrad: University of Virginia
Major: Cognitive Science
Medical School: Dartmouth
Other: Masters in Public Health 
Hobbies and Interests: Reading imaginative literature. Writing poetry. Composing music. 

Name: Denise Marte
Hometown
: Bronx, NY
Undergrad: Middlebury College 
Major: Italian Literature and Language
Medical School: Brown University
Other: I taught Italian, Art History and English in several grades from kindergarten to high school, both in the states and in Italy where I spent a few years before deciding medicine was for me and completing a postbac premed program.
Hobbies and Interests: My interests include public health, health equity, the unfortunate existence of persistent health disparities, and health care for limited English proficient families. My hobbies include food/cooking, theater, spending time with family, Prosecco and good poetry.

Name: Danielle Miller
Hometown
: Doylestown, PA
Undergrad: Ursinus College
Major: Biochemistry and Spanish
Medical School: Pennsylvania State University
Other: Fulbright Research Scholar in Barcelona
Hobbies and Interests: Hanging out with my pug, running, painting, binge watching reality TV

Name: Sagar Nakrani
Hometown: Cheshire, CT
Undergrad: Boston University
Major: Psychology
Medical SchoolBoston University
Hobbies and InterestsWorking out, cooking, long walks on the beach, hiking, traveling/exploring new places, attempting to be a foodie, sports, anything related to Harry Potter, beating Matt Villanyi in Mario Kart

Name: Charles Pan
Home: Queens, NY
Undergrad: Columbia University
MajorBiomedical Engineering
Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Hobbies and Interests: All you can eat buffets, season 4 of the Wire, bodega cats, bike riding 

Name: Michael Stone
Home
: South Pasadena, CA
Undergrad: UCLA
Major:  Biochemistry
Medical School: Rowan University
Other:  Former EMT
Hobbies and Interests: Hiking, photography, soccer. Working on driving and racing cars.

Name: Matthew Villanyi
Hometown: Ellicott City, MD
Undergrad: Northeastern University
Major: Health Sciences
Medical School: Boston University
Other: Epic (EMR) Trainer, Soccer Referee
Hobbies and Interests:  Skiing, biking, hiking and being outdoors, eating, playing soccer/hockey, playing golf (terribly), random home improvement projects, finding cool bars, trying to stay fit

Name: Qianjing (Jenny) Xia
Hometown: Beijing, Toronto, Houston
Undergrad: Cornell University
Major: Biology
Medical SchoolWeill Cornell Medical College
Other I taught high school in Boston for 2 years before starting medical school!
Hobbies and Interests: Buying the cheapest international plane ticket and backpacking somewhere in the world, yoga, classical music, anything nature-related