​​​​​​Our residents are the heart and soul of the program. They come to Saginaw with the goal of becoming competent Emergency Medicine physicians. They leave with confidence knowing that they can practice anywhere in the world.​
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Mary Mullins, M.D.

Mary Mullins, M.D.

Birthplace/Hometown: Rochester, Minnesota; Corpus Christi, Texas
Undergraduate School: Texas A&M University
Medical School: Wayne State School of Medicine
Hobbies: watching cartoons with my son, going to the movies, bowling, fishin​g, water sports, basketball, and walking my dogs
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw?
"All of the other residents are amazing and fun to work with.  It's a great program that gives each of us an incredible amount of procedural experience!​"



Mohamed Aljefi, M.D.

​Mohamed Aljefi, M.D.

Birthplace/Raised: Pennsylvania State College/Jeddah Saudi Arabia
Undergraduate School: Flinders University, South Australia
Medical School: King Saud ​​Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences
Hobbies: traveling, foodie, cooking and scuba diving/snorkeling
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw?
"I am amazed on how friendly everyone is, not just inside the hospital but everywhere, which is very different from how most cities are in the rest of the country. Covenant is also a great place to learn, where residents are able to be involved at every level in the hospital, from handling the codes and MICU to taking the trauma cases. With only a few fellows and surgery residents, it's a great place to be when you are an Emergency Medicine resident."



Saleh Alotaibi, M.D.

​Saleh Alotaibi, M.D.

Birthplace/Hometown: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Undergraduate School:  King Saud University, Prince Sultan Military College of Health Sciences
Medical School:  King Saud University College of Medicine
Hobbies: soccer, traveling.
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw?
"The welcoming environment and the support from faculty members and other residents.​"



 ​Jason Bunn, Jr., M.D.

​Jason Bunn, Jr., M.D.

Hometown: McDonough, Georgia
Undergraduate School: Georgia State University
Medical School: St. George's University
Hobbies: hunting, fishing, working out, being outdoors
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw?
"The people, absolutely."



Matt Dumas, M.D.

​Matt Dumas, M.D.

Birthplace/Hometown: Richmond, Virginia
Undergraduate School: Hampden-Sydney College
Medical School:  Ross University School of Medicine
Hobbies: hunting, fishing, sailing, skiing, food
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw?
"The people and the weather!​"



Andrew Goodrich, D.O.

​Andrew Goodrich, D.O.

Hometown: Naperville, Illinois
Undergraduate School: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Engineering)
Medical School: A. T. Still University - Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
Hobbies: bowling, heavy metal, computer nerd, craft beer enthusiast, volleyball
What do you like most about residency in Saginaw?
"Great people to work with, generally unopposed on trauma/critical care.​"



Aaron Lawrence, D.O.

​Aaron Lawrence, D.O.

Born and raised: Ft. Smith, Arkansas
Undergraduate School: University of Arkansas
Medical School: Pikeville College School of Osteopathic Medicine
Hobbies: playing with my cats, lifting weights
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw?
"It's a great place to be, and I love hanging out with my beautiful wife, loving kids and friends. I came to Michigan by way of Ft. Bragg, North Carolina where I was a Paratrooper in the 82nd Airborne Division, US ARMY.  I am a combat veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom, and spent nine months deployed to Afghanistan."



Allison Perkins, M.D.

​Allison Perkins, M.D.

Birthplace/Hometown: Indianapolis, Indiana/Howell, Michigan
Undergraduate School: Michigan State University
Medical School: Ross University School of Medicine
Hobbies: gardening, golfing, baking/cooking, lobster diving, camping
What I like most about your residency in Saginaw?
"What I like most about residency in Saginaw is the supportive and eager-to-teach atmosphere in the Emergency Department. I am also grateful to be living in this beautiful state that offers a variety of opportunities for outdoor activities.​"



​Eric Pitts, D.O.

​Eric Pitts, D.O.

Birthplace/Hometown: Pigeon, Michigan
College: University of Michigan
Medical School: Michigan State University of Human Medicine
Hobbies: skiing, mountain biking, rock climbing
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw?
"The friendly faculty, additional Simulation Center training compared to other programs, diverse pathology from both rural and urban communities.​"



Aron Slear, M.D.

​Aron Slear, M.D.

Birth Place/Hometown: Lansing, Michigan/Charlotte, Michigan
Undergraduate School: Grand Valley State University (Go, Lakers!)
Medical School: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine (Go, Green!)
Hobbies: Anything new! zorbing. (Just kidding; I did it one time though!), hiking, fishing, swimming, guitar, reading, making cereal, currently getting Scuba certified
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw?
" So many people that need help and YOU are the one helping ...amazing faculty and teachers that will literally do anything to help you and will always have your back. There are very few other residency programs in Saginaw, my fellow residents are awesome. There's a large volume/catchment area, and the staff is so helpful and friendly, and you have a real chance to shape the residency's future, as well as many, many other things.​"



Katy Van Donselaar, D.O.

​Katy Van Donselaar, D.O.

Birthplace/Hometown: Fort Worth, Texas / Loveland, Colorado
Undergraduate School: Olivet Nazarene University
Medical School:  Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
Hobbies: hiking, biking, climbing, dancing, exploring new places, trying unique foods, eating cookies, and doing anything that involves being outside
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw?
"The attending physicians, the other residents, and the staff have been awesome to work with so far! Also, Michigan summers are downright gorgeous.​​"


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Bryan Brazeau, M.D.

​Bryan Brazeau, M.D.

Hometown: Ishpeming, Michigan
Medical School: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
Hobbies: family time, playing with the kids, motorcross, motorcycles, mountain biking, snowboarding, home improvements
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw?  
"The high volume, unopposed program with a dedicated pediatrics Emergency Medicine unit. The people are amazing and cost of living can't be beat."



Meagan Crofoot, M.D.

​Meagan Crofoot, M.D.

Hometown: Freeland, Michigan
Medical School: Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine
Hobbies: epic naps, spending time with my dogs
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw?
"Being close to family.  The staff/faculty and my co-residents."



Thomas Ferreri, M.D.

​Thomas Ferreri, M.D.

Hometown: Goodrich, Michigan
Medical School: Central Michigan University College of Medicine
Hobbies: spending time with my wife and family, hockey, golf, University of Michigan football, food, 90s cartoons, and quoting movies
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw?  
"It's always felt like home.  Having completed medical school at CMU, I have always felt very welcomed by everyone. The administration, faculty and co-residents are awesome and the training experience is incredible."



Victoria Haddad, M.D.

​Victoria Haddad, M.D.

Hometown: Tampa, Florida
Medical School: Ross University School of Medicine
Hobbies: face-timing with my adorable niece, Rory, and my family, anything outdoors, softball, volleyball, golfing with the boys (thanks for always helping me find my balls, Tommy!), cold beer, watching Ohio State beat Michigan
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw?  
"Family atmosphere, camaraderie amongst the residents, opportunity to learn from a variety of incredible attending physicians, an incredible number of procedures, huge catchment area, amazing Simulation Center, and no traffic!"



Laura Hijazi, M.D.

​Laura Hijazi, M.D.

Hometown: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Medical School: King Abdulaziz University
Hobbies: cooking, jigsaw puzzles
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw?  
"Small town with very nice people.  And the program is very supportive."



Sura Khuder, M.D.

​​Sura Khuder, M.D.

Hometown: Maumee, Ohio
Medical School: University of Toledo College of Medicine
Hobbies: distance running, cooking, online shopping, reading
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw?
"We get to handle all the traumas and perform all the orthopedic procedures. The attending physicians here are all great teachers.  Everyone is very friendly and we are a close-knit residency program."



Sohaib Mandoorah, M.D.

​Sohaib Mandoorah, M.D.

Hometown: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Medical School: King Abdulaziz University
Hobbies: traveling, watching and playing soccer, resistance training and spending time with my family
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw?
"Friendly environment, and all of the attending physicians, residents, nurses, workers, etc., want to help, which makes my life easier. I have an opportunity to perform a lot of procedures, and I also appreciate the inexpensive cost of living."



Ryan Powell, D.O.

​​Ryan Powell, D.O.

Hometown: Grand Blanc, Michigan
Medical School: Michigan State University College of Medicine
Hobbies: basketball, golf, skiing, traveling, camping, fishing, working out
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw?
"It's a great environment for learning that is unopposed. The people are fantastic and the attending physicians teach in a low-pressured way."



Matthew Wolf, M.D.

​Matthew Wolf, M.D.

Hometown: Frankenmuth, Michigan
Medical School: Central Michigan University College of Medicine
Hobbies: spending time outdoors hiking, camping, and snowboarding (during the winter), rooting for the Detroit Red Wings, playing with my dog
What do you like most about residency in Saginaw?
"My fellow residents are amazing and we are always doing things outside of work.  The faculty is supportive and innovative while providing a great balance of clinical skill/education and wellness."

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Dane Brown, M.D.

​Dane Brown, M.D.

Hometown: Fenton, MI
Undergaduate School: University of Michigan-Flint
Medical School: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
Hobbies: spending time with my wife and three boys, sailing, golfing, hunting, camping and running
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw?  "The awesome faculty, terrific co-residents, many resources-but very few competing residencies, state-of-the-art Simulation Center and amazing clinical sites."



Matthew French, D.O.

​Matthew French, D.O.

Hometown: Philadelphia, PA/South Jersey
Undergraduate School: Reed College
Medical School: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Hobbies: rock climbing, cooking, board games
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw? "The faculty and other residents couldn’t be better, the pathology we see and take care of ourselves is immense, and the 3 minute commute is a huge plus."



David Hansen, D.O.

​David Hansen, D.O.

Hometown: Cohasset, MA
Medical School: West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
Hobbies: spending time with my family, music, ice hockey, video games, hiking
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw? "I love that we take care of a wide array of patients and are taught by dedicated staff.  And after working hard in the ED, we get to enjoy Michigan weather and outdoor life."



Courtney Hollingsworth, M.D.

​Courtney Hollingsworth, M.D.

Hometown: Saginaw, Michigan
Undergraduate School: Michigan State University, Go Green!
Medical School: Central Michigan University College of Medicine
Hobbies: kayaking, being outdoors, snowboarding, my dog!
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw? "Love the supportive faculty and the fact that it is an unopposed program so you have the opportunity for many procedures."



David Kramp, M.D.

​David Kramp, M.D.

Hometown: Gaylord, Michigan
Medical School: Central Michigan University
Hobbies: weightlifting, Tae Kwon Do, singing, playing guitar, shooting (handguns or rifles), video games, Netflix and anything outdoors, and most things indoors
What I like most about the residency in Saginaw: "The staff for sure.  When I rotated here, I saw how the people who worked here, both the attendings and residents, were the type of physicians and people I wanted to be."



Igor Middlebrook, D.O.

Igor Middlebrook, D.O.

Birthplace/hometown: Simferopol, Russia. Novi, Michigan.
Undergraduate School: Eastern Michigan University - BS.
Graduate School: Wayne State University School of Medicine - MS.
Medical School: Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine - DO
Hobbies: Cooking, hanging out with my dog, Nova. Sci-fi, shooting sports, staying in shape, boating, skiing
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw? "The encouraging, collaborative culture that is supported by everyone from Dr. Cowling, our program director, down. There is always someone ready and willing to help you reach your personal and professional goals.  You’re given a wealth of educational resources."



Andrew Ostosh, M.D.

​​Andrew Ostosh, M.D.

Hometown: Grosse Pointe, Bloomfield Township, Michigan 
Undergraduate School: Michigan State University
Medical School: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine 
Hobbies: hunting, fishing, cooking, backpacking and travel 
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw? "The residency is filled with amazing people to work with and Saginaw has a great patient population to learn emergency medicine, while being unopposed."



Rupinder Sekhon, M.D.

​Rupinder Sekhon, M.D.

Birthplace/hometown: Windsor, Ontario / Plymouth, Michigan
Undergraduate School: Wayne State University
Medical School: Ross University School of Medicine
Hobbies: "I like to hike, bike, travel, snowboard, binge tv series, watch foreign films, Skee-Ball, and play old-school video games."
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw: "You join a close-knit family when you come here. It's a great learning environment with a lot of opportunity."



Craig Thomas, M.D.

​​Craig Thomas, M.D.

Hometown: Clarkston, MI
Undergraduate School: Grand Valley State University
Graduate School: Drexel University
Medical School: Central Michigan University
Hobbies: "I am a huge sports fan! Love playing more than watching. My favorite sport is soccer and my favorite team is Liverpool. My favorite time of the week is Premier League weekends, waking up early to drink some coffee and watch some soccer."
What do you like most about your residency in Saginaw? "The best part about the program is the culture here. The faculty and seniors are very approachable and it really feels like we’re all part of the same team pursuing the same goals. The best part about being able to stay in Saginaw for residency is staying close to family and friends for a good support system."