Congratulations to the 2019 UW Emergency Medicine Graduating Residents and Fellows!

Susan Stern, MD, Chair - Department of Emergency Medicine congratulated the graduating residents and fellows.

"All of these individuals have added tremendously to our department and the institution as a whole. Their commitment, dedication to excellence, and optimism have challenged us to be better and have elevated our department and all of those around them."

UW Emergency Medicine Residency Graduates of 2019

2019 graduating residents, and the next step in their journey:

Patrick Bender, MD: Providence Regional Medical Center, Everett, WA
David Cheever, MD: Gallup Indian Medical Center (IHS), Gallup, New Mexico
Jim Costakis, MD: Swedish Edmonds Hospital, Edmonds, WA
Ben Friedman, MD: St. Francis Hospital, Federal Way, WA
Rachel Harper, MD: Rural Wisconsin Health Cooperative, Wisconsin
Anastasia Kendrick-Adey, MD: Providence Regional Medical Center, Everett, WA
Alex Pulst-Korenberg, MD, MBA: Commonwealth Health Care, Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands)

The 2019 graduating fellows will be moving on to the following opportunities:

  • Emergency Medical Services Fellows 

Anna Condino, MD, MPH: Swedish Issaquah Emergency Medicine; Medical Director for Seattle Mountain Rescue
Maika Dang, MD: Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center, Spokane, WA
Claire Nordeen, MD: Providence Alaska Medical Center, Anchorage, AK; Bartlett Regional Hospital, Juneau, AK
  • Global Emergency Medicine & Rural Health Fellow

Scott Owens, MD, MPH, DTMH: Alaska Native Medical Center Emergency Department, Anchorage, AK
  • Medical Education Research Fellow