Residents, Class of 2016

Dr. Tanya Bedward

Dr. Tanya Bedward

Future career goals:

I decided to pursue a career in Family Medicine because of the vast opportunities that exist in global health.  Family Medicine provides the training that is needed to not only provide care to patients around the world but to also act as an advocate on their behalf.

 

 

Dr. Candice Coffey

Dr. Candice Coffey

Future career goals:

Geriatric medicine is in my future.  I look forward to being an old fashioned house call doctor seeing my patients in their homes.

 

 

 

 

Dr. Mark Fierro

Dr. Mark Fierro

Future career goals:

I plan on working with an underserved clinic after residency.

 

 

 

Dr. Justin Lawing

Dr. Justin Lawing

Future career goals:

I would like to practice in the Kansas City area and possibly a sports medicine fellowship.  After establishing in practice I would like to work into hospital management or a sports team.

 

 

 

 

Dr. Sara Lowery

Dr. Sara Lowery

Future career goals:

As a family physician I look forward to giving back to the community by becoming involved in local high school sports.  I would also like to eventually get involved in global health and do some missions work in 3rd world countries.

 

 

 

Dr. Bhakti Patel

Dr. Bhakti Patel

Future career goals:

After my 3 years as a Family Medicine resident, I would love to work as a hospitalist in a suburban mid-west hospital.  Eventually, my goal would be to be a part of a large medical practice with many physicians from different disciplines.

 

 

 

Dr. Naveen Penmasta

Dr. Naveen Penmasta

Future career goals:

I enjoy both outpatient and inpatient medicine and went into family medicine as a result.  I hope to go into inpatient medicine right after residency and transition out to outpatient 3 to 5 years after.

 

 

 

Dr. Jonathan Philippe

Dr. Jonathan Philippe

Future career goals:

I am really interested in global health. My ultimate goal is travel to various countries to provide care to underserved populations starting with my home country, Haiti.

 

 

 

 

Dr. Scott Wewel

Dr. Scott Wewel

Future career goals:

I have really enjoyed my time here in Kansas City. I could see myself finding a practice here in Kansas City or even sticking around KU. I am not sure of what type of practice. I do enjoy full scope, but I also like the urgent care setting.  

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