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2020 Rutgers Rising Stars Honorees Announced

Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences and RWJBarnabas Health are pleased to announce the 2020 Rutgers Rising Star scholars.

Rising Star Scholars are selected based on academic achievement, excellence in discovery, innovation and entrepreneurship, and commitment to our community. All applicants must be a student of Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School or Rutgers New Jersey Medical School who have committed to joining the Rutgers Health or RWJBarnabas Health system as an employed clinician at the completion of their Rutgers Health‐based residency or fellowship. Awardees receive $20,000 annually, for each year they remain employed by Rutgers or RWJBarnabas Health, up to ten years and a total of a $200,000 benefit to each Rising Star.

The 2020 Honorees are:

Brandy BurgosBrandy Burgos
New Jersey Medical School
Specialty: Pediatrics
Residency Program: Northwestern McGaw/Lurie Children's Hospital, Chicago, IL – Pediatrics

 

Maxine ChanMaxine Chan
New Jersey Medical School
Specialty: Med/Peds
Residency Program: Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC – Med/Peds

 

Steffany ConyersSteffany Conyers
New Jersey Medical School
Specialty: Ob/Gyn
Residency Program: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA – Ob/Gyn

 

Matthew DelbertMatthew Delbert
New Jersey Medical School
Specialty: PM&R
Residency Program: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ – PM&R

 

Ashley DixonAshley Dixon
New Jersey Medical School
Specialty: Internal Medicine
Residency Program: NewYork-Presbyterian Weill Cornell, NYC, NY – Internal Medicine

 

Angelica GangemiAngelica Gangemi
New Jersey Medical School
Specialty: Med/Peds
Residency Program: Christiana Care, Newark, DE – Med/Peds

 

Talicia JacksonTalicia Jackson
New Jersey Medical School
Specialty: Ob/Gyn
Residency Program: St. Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ – Ob/Gyn

 

Jessica LudolphJessica Ludolph
New Jersey Medical School
Specialty: Pediatrics
Residency Program: Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, NJ – Pediatrics

 

Kathryn WhitehillKathryn Whitehill
New Jersey Medical School
Specialty: Pediatrics
Residency Program: Newark Beth Isreal Medical Center, Newark, NJ – Pediatrics

 

Emily YoshEmily Yosh
New Jersey Medical School
Specialty: Surgery
Residency Program: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ – Surgery

 

Zachary BerlantZachary Berlant
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Specialty: Pediatrics
Residency Program: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center, NYC, NY – Pediatrics

 

Elizabeth GinalisElizabeth Ginalis
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Specialty: Neurological Surgery
Residency Program: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ – Neurosurgery

 

Daniel HaddadDaniel Haddad
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Specialty: Orthopedic Surgery
Residency Program: Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick NJ – Orthopedic Surgery

 

Patrick HughesPatrick Hughes
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Specialty: Ophthalmology
Residency Program: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ – Ophthalmology

 

Samuel KoganSamuel Kogan
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Specialty: Plastic Surgery
Residency Program: Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, NC – Plastic Surgery

 

Daniel LevinDaniel Levin
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Specialty: Emergency Medicine
Residency Program: Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick NJ – Emergency Medicine

 

Brittany MartinezBrittany Martinez
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Specialty: Family Medicine
Residency Program: New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center, NYC, NY – Family Medicine

 

Travis QuinoaTravis Quinoa
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Specialty: Neurological Surgery
Residency Program: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ – Neurosurgery

 

Yekaterina ShermanYekaterina Sherman
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Specialty: Internal Medicine
Residency Program: Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ – Internal Medicine

 

Rebecca ShipkinRebecca Shipkin (formerly Temkin)
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Specialty: Family Medicine
Residency Program: Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ – Family Medicine