PGY-4 Chief Residents

 

Laura Battle Laura Battle, M.D.

Dr. Battle is from East End, Arkansas and is a 2014 graduate of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences where she received the “White Coat” award.  She is a 2010 graduate of Rhodes College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology where she was given the “Outstanding Achievement in Biochemistry” award.

 

 

 

Jacie Guthrie Jacey Guthrie, M.D.

Dr. Guthrie is from Houma, Louisiana and is a 2014 graduate of Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. She attended  Nicholls State University of Thibodaux, Louisiana where she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology.

 

 

 

Kevin Kim

Kevin Kim, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Kim is from San Bruno, California, and is a 2013 graduate of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, Arkansas.  He earned his Bachelors of Science degree in Biochemistry and Cell Biology from University of California, San Diego in La Jolla, California.  In 2010, Kevin received his Ph.D. from UAMS in Interdisciplinary Biomedical Sciences for his work on developing immunotherapy for HPV-related diseases.  He is the recipient of the M.D./Ph.D. scholarship and the Calvin J. Dillaha award for excellence in Dermatology.

 

 

PGY-3 Residents

L. McCasslinLauren McCaslin, M.D.

Dr. McCaslin is from Jonesboro, Arkansas and is a 2015 graduate of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry. She is a member of Alpha Omega Alpha and was the recipient of the Roberts Key Award, the Barton Foundation Scholarship, and the Betsy Ledbetter Askew Scholarship.

 

 

 

N. PatelNikesh Patel, M.D.

Dr. Patel is from Charleston, South Carolina and is a 2015 graduate of the Medical University of South Carolina where he received the James B. Edward Scholarship, Suzann Pershing Achievement Award and was a member of Alpha Omega Alpha. In 2011, he graduated Summa Cum Laude from Clemson University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry and a minor in Philosophy.

 

 

 

E. Willilamson Betsy Williamson, M.D.

Dr. Williamson is from Lafayette, Louisiana and is a 2015 graduate of Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Neuroscience from Tulane University in 2011. She is a recipient of the Utopian Award, the Human Fund Endowment,  and the Louisiana Legislative Scholarship.

 

 

PGY-2 Residents

kayla-mohr-compressedKayla Mohr, M.D.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tara OetkenTara Oetken, M.D.

 

 

 

 

 

 

2601J. Logan Rush, M.D.

Dr. Rush is a native of Meridian, Mississippi and a 2016 graduate of the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology with minors in Chemistry and Psychology from the University of Mississippi in Oxford. He is the recipient of the Academic and Leadership Excellence scholarship.

 

 

 

 

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