2016 DOM Education Awards

Dr. Pryce Gaynor (PGY-2) presented with this year's Outstanding Resident in Infectious Disease Award by Dr. Stephen Klotz.

2016 Research Academic Half Day

FIRST PLACE: Roberto Bernardo... Increased right ventricular (RV) wall thickness in advanced pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is associated with increased ventriculo-vascular (VV) stiffening and impaired treatment response to parenteral treprostinil.

2016 DOM Education Awards

Dr. Ram Baalachandran (PGY-3) is presented with the Program Director's Outstanding Humanism & Professionalism Award for University Campus.

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 they have trust in each other to be guided/supported through unknown territory.


Meet Our Chief Residents

Aakash Shah, MD

Aakash Shah was born in Ahmedabad, India and moved to the US at a very young age. He has moved all across the country and was primarily raised in Orlando, Florida. He completed his B.S. in Microbiology & Cell Science with a Minor in Chemistry at the University of Florida. He then proceeded to the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine and graduated with his M.D. in 2014. Dr. Shah completed Internal Medicine Residency Training at the University of Arizona and continues on as a Chief Resident with a focus in Ambulatory Medicine for 2017-2018. He is interested in the specialty of Cardiology and his research interest focused on the effects of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI scans) on Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices. In his free time he enjoys traveling, playing basketball, watching sports, and spending time with his family.