2017 Resident Match

March 20, 2017

Meet the next class of Emory radiation oncology residents!

The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) announced its results on March 17, 2017, "Match Day," and medical students across the country found out where they will conduct their training.

Physician Residency

Four students will join the Department of Radiation Oncology's four-year Physician Residency Program. These residents will complete a year in Internal Medicine (beginning July 1, 2017) at Emory University School of Medicine before joining Radiation Oncology on July 1, 2018.

"We are thrilled to have matched with four excellent candidates and look forward to working with them in their residency education," says Residency Program Director Mark McDonald, MD.

The 2017 NRMP match results (in alphabetical order) are:

Vishal Dhere

Vishal Dhere, MD

Emory University School of Medicine

Lisa Sudmeier

Lisa Sudmeier, MD, PhD

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health,

Yusef Syed

Yusef Syed, MD, MS

University of Buffalo

Sarah Westergaard

Sarah Westergaard, MD

University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine


Read more about our residency program.