Daniel Coffey, MD
Medical School: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
Professional Career Interests: Graduating and practicing in the Mid-Michigan region
Personal Hobbies/Interests: Woodworking, photography, homebrewing, traveling, mountain biking, hiking
Favorite Things to do around Michigan: Hosting barbecues, mountain biking around the state, enjoying local festivals, and exploring many craft breweries
Ian Keck, DO
Medical School: Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific, Lebanon Campus
Professional Career Interests: Emergency medicine in rural settings and have interest in medical education and simulation.
Personal Hobbies/Interests: Playing with my 2-year-old son, video games, hiking, kayaking, racquetball, and cooking
Favorite Things to do around Michigan: We really love visiting the lake during the summer, and I hope to get into a little ice fishing this winter.
Lydia Mansour, DO
Medical School: Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Professional Career Interests: Would like to be faculty for an Emergency Medicine residency program and am interested in advocating for health policy change.
Personal Hobbies/Interests: House plant care, craft beer, all things arts & crafty, tennis
Favorite Things to do around Michigan: Checking out new breweries, visiting the cider mill on every day off in the fall, apple/cherry/blueberry etc. picking, going on nature walks- especially in the fall, bonfires, making snowmen. Basically, anything food/drink/friends/fall related.
Abigail Pittard, MD
Medical School: Oregon Health Science University School of Medicine
Professional Career Interests: Rural emergency medicine
Personal Hobbies/Interests: Volleyball, being a mom and wife, running, snowboarding, hiking, hunting and fishing
Favorite Things to do around Michigan: Exploring Michigan with my husband and son, finding new lakes to swim in, hanging out with my awesome co-residents
Ryan Shelby, MD
Medical School: St. George's University School of Medicine
Professional Career Interests: Unsure if I will stay in Michigan or not, perhaps looking into travel opportunities after residency.
Personal Hobbies/Interests: Snowboarding, baseball, soccer. I enjoy working out with my co-resident Dr. Kramp, he’s been a great Taekwondo instructor.
Favorite Things to do around Michigan: Spending time on the many lakes. I'm from Arizona and getting to know the friendly fresh waters has been fun.
Vina Tran, MD
Medical School: Western Michigan University School of Medicine
Professional Career Interests: Be a badass ER doc.
Personal Hobbies/Interests: Anything outdoors! Hiking, camping, backpacking, hanging out with my dog, napping in my hammock.
Favorite Things to do around Michigan: Biking along the Saginaw Valley Rail Trail (and hammocking at the end of it!), kayaking on the many lakes (and trying to convince my dog that water is not the enemy), camping along the lakeshore, and exploring the Upper Peninsula, among many other adventures!
Christopher Trumph, DO
Medical School: Kansas City University College of Medicine
Professional Career Interests: Emergency medicine, critical care, pain management, hope to one day manage a free-standing emergency department or acute/chronic pain clinic
Personal Hobbies/Interests: Hiking, I literally enjoy playing ALL sports, yard games such as cornhole, and binging Netflix
Favorite Things to do around Michigan: Hiking and exploring trails and sites around MI such as Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes, Mackinac Island, Pictured Rocks, Tahquamenon Falls, Porcupine Mountains. I'm currently on a mission to golf at most of the best/highly regarded public golf courses in MI (if you want suggestions, reach out to me.) Getting away from work and relaxing at the Bay City State Park or trying new restaurants with my co-residents!
Samantha Wong, DO
Medical School: Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific, Pomona Campus
Professional Career Interests: I am still exploring my options post-residency, so at this time, I am undecided on professional career interests.
Personal Hobbies/Interests: Working out, anything outdoorsy, painting, taking care of my two kitties, ice skating, running, tennis, enjoying the sun as much as I can, finding a new Netflix series I can binge.
Favorite Things to do around Michigan: Kayaking at Turnip Rock, wine tasting in Traverse City, running along the Saginaw Rail Trail, lunch buffets after didactics at Shahi’s (local Indian restaurant), drinks at Retro Rocks or Woody's (local bars), bicycling and fudge tasting at Mackinaw Island, Hiking Sleeping Bear Dunes
Harrison Zeitler, MD
Medical School: Medical College of Ohio-Toledo
Professional Career Interests: I hope to get out in the world and practice. I have an interest in teaching as well.
Personal Hobbies/Interests: Biking, hiking, climbing
Favorite Things to do around Michigan: I enjoy traveling around northern Michigan and finding new places to explore.