Transitional Program Coordinator
101 W 8th Ave
Spokane, WA 99204
P (509) 474-3020
Peter was born in Eugene, Oregon and graduated from Oregon Health Sciences University. He will be going into Dermatology at Stanford. Peter taught Russian to LDS students for two years. He is married with three children and is looking forward to serving in the Air Force after he completes his Dermatology residency.
Eric is from Highland, UT. He is married with three children who are the light of his life. His GoPro video camera is constantly by his side and he utilizes it frequently on family and with friends. Eric graduated from the University of Texas-San Antonio and and will be heading to UAB for an Interventional Radiology residency..
Natalie is also from Devils Lake, ND. She attended the University of North Dakota for medical school. She will be going into Radiology and will complete that at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center here in Spokane. She is married and eager to enjoy all the outdoor activities that our area has to offer. Especially hosting BBQs for friends and family.
Bryan was born in Missoula, MT. He and another Transitional Resident, Laura Muehl, are one of two couples we have this year. He graduated from USCD medical school and will be going to Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston for Anesthesia. He is into rock climbing and mountaineering so should have plenty of opportunities in Spokane to enjoy those hobbies.
Michal was born in Warsaw, Poland. He grew up in Richland, WA however. Michal went to the University of Washington for medical school. He will be going to Oregon Health Sciences University for his Ophthalmology residency. He is an avid photographer and loves touring national parks. Spokane offers him the opportunity to take part in all the outdoor activities he loves to do.
Chris was born in Billings, MT. He and his wife love to backpack with their dog, Marlowe. He is also an avid Fly-fisherman and has ample places to do that in and around Spokane. Chris graduated from the University of North Dakota and will be heading to the University of Utah for Radiation Oncology.
Chavis was born in Salt Lake City, but claims Boise, ID as his hometown. His hobbies of keeping up with computer hardware advancements and building computers is the perfect match for someone going into Radiology. He graduated from Arizona College of Osteopathy of Midwestern University and will be staying in Spokane to complete the Radiology residency at Providence Sacred Heart.
Brent was born in American Fork, UT. He is married with two children. He has chosen Radiology for his vocation and graduated from Oregon Health Sciences University. He will be going to Loma Linda at the completion of this year in Spokane. He enjoys landscape photography, woodworking and road trips. He has an interest in technology and digital health and informatics-perfect for a Radiology bound resident!
Mallory was both in Appleton, Wisconsin. She graduated from the Medical College of Wisconsin. She is going into Radiology at the University of Utah in 2018. Mallory enjoys soccer, practicing and teaching Yoga and space/astrophysics/astrobiology reading. She also worked as a medical assistant for a couple of years before medical school giving her invaluable experience for medical school.
Lucy is from Whitefish, MT. She is into as many outdoor activities as is possible, so Spokane is a good fit for her. She attended the University of North Dakota and will be going back there to complete her residency in Dermatology.
Steven is from Tucson, Arizona. He attended University of Texas-San Antonio and is going into Dermatology. He is married with one daughter and he enjoys camping, hiking and “just about anything as long as it’s with my wife and daughter”!
Raluca was born and raised in Romania and went to medical school in Portland, Oregon. She loves trail running with her dog, snowboarding and skiing and plays the piano. She and her fiancé like backpacking and camping as well. She graduated from Oregon Health Sciences University and will be going on to Radiology at Drexel University in Philadelphia.
Grew up in Devils Lake, ND. Figure skating has been a long-time passion. She graduated from Pacific Northwest University of Osteopathic Medicine in Yakima, WA. She is heading to Mayo Clinic at the end of her Transitional year to complete a Physical Medicine and Rehab Residency.
Laura comes to Spokane from Santa Ana and UCSD. She is the other half to Bryan Davis. Laura has chosen Anesthesia and will be heading to Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston for her residency. She and Bryan are into many outdoor activities. Professionally, she has a desire for improving health care delivery and clinical research.
Ben’s home town is Healy, Alaska. He did his University of Washington training in Anchorage along with his wife, Grace, who are our second married couple in the program. Ben enjoys biking, hiking and gold panning. He and Grace have a son. They are heading to the University of Arizona for Radiology.
Grace is also from Healy, Alaska. As mentioned she did medical school in the University of Washington WWAMI program in Anchorage. She enjoyed playing basketball at the collegiate level. Anything she and Ben do with their son is the highlight of their days. She will be going to the University of Arizona to complete her Radiology residency.
“Bree” was born and raised in Seattle. Hence, she went to University of Washington for medical school. She and her husband like to backpack and hike with their dog. She has enjoyed being close to family members in Spokane this year. She is heading to Henry Ford Health Systems in Detroit, Michigan to Dermatology.
Andrew graduated from Georgetown University. He was born and raised in southern California. He and his wife hike a lot together and enjoy many outdoor activities. He enjoys playing the guitar. He will be going to UC Irvine to complete his Ophthalmology residency.