2015 Team Building Retreat

PGY-3 Residents work together (all required to hold hands) to figure out a way to cross the wires as a team.

2015 Team Building Retreat

PGY-3 residents find that it takes team work and support to help each other through the hard parts!

Cultural event

Residents Sara Park, Cristian Dominguez and Brentin Roller enjoying our 2014-15 annual cultural event.

2015 Team Building Retreat

PGY-3 residents find that they have trust in each other to be guided/supported through unknown territory.

2015 Team Building Retreat

PGY-3 residents support each other and work together in order to cross the wire.


Meet Our Chief Residents

Rorak Hooten, MD

Rorak Hooten was raised in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. He completed his B.S. in Physics at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, MN. He then attended medical school at the Sanford School of Medicine at the University of South Dakota graduating in 2013.  He completed Internal Medicine Residency Training at the University of Arizona and is applying for fellowship in Pulmonary-Critical Care. He has done research with Community Acquired Pneumonia in the ICU setting. He is primarily the Academic Conferences Chief for 2016-17. He enjoys running, hiking, skiing, grilling, and spending time with his wife and daughter.