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Current Residents


Graduating Class of 2024



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Sara Abu Mehsen, MD (AP/CP Resident)

Medical School:  University of Jordan (Amman, Jordan)

Hometown: Jordan

Hobbies: Jogging, crafting with my kids

Academic/Professional Interests:  Hematopathology

Accepted Fellowship:  Hematopathology - Moffit Cancer Center at University of South Florida



Brian M. Besch, MD (AP-only Resident)

Medical School:  University of Utah School of Medicine

Hometown: Two Rivers, WI

Fun Fact: I'm an unapologetic heavy metal enthusiast

Academic/Professional Interests:  Bone and Soft Tissue, Head and Neck, and Surgical Pathology



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Maria Kamal, MD (AP/CP Resident)

Medical School:  Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College (Aligarh, India)

Hometown: Aligarh, India

Hobbies: Painting, cooking, playing badminton

Academic/Professional Interests:  GI and Surgical pathology

Accepted Fellowship:  Liver and GI - Washington University St. Louis



Chelsea Zhang, MD

Medical School:  UT Southwestern

Hometown: Nanjing, China

Fun Fact: I have a pet earthworm named "Piney" because he lives with my pineapple plant

Academic/Professional Interests:  AP/CP, I have a lot to learn and am still exploring!



Graduating Class of 2025


Timothy Ramseyer, MD

Medical School:  University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

Hometown: Enid, OK

Fun Fact:  I am a dual Swiss/American citizen

Academic/Professional Interests:  Global health and microbiology

Accepted Fellowship:  Cytopathology - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center




Graduating Class of 2026



Ranim Bittar, MD (AP/CP Resident)

Medical School: Damascus University (Damascus, Syria)

Hometown: Damascus

Hobbies: Abstract and calligraphy painting, reading, practicing playing music on different instruments, spending time with family, and cooking

Fun Fact: Participated in a kid's song for a TV channel

Academic/Professional Interests:  AP/CP, still exploring and open to all subspecialties




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 Shaima Elgenaid, MD (AP/CP Resident)

Medical School:  University of Khartoum (Khartoum, Sudan)

Hometown: Khartoum, Sudan

Fun Fact: I have a twin brother

Academic/Professional Interests:  Surgical Pathology



Li He, MD (AP/CP Resident)

Medical School:  Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China

Hometown: Hebei, China

Hobbies: Soccer, basketball, cooking, drama TV series

Fun Fact: My name spelling is probably the simplest one you have ever seen

Academic/Professional Interests:  AP/CP



Graduating Class of 2027



Omar Anani, MD (AP/CP Resident)

Medical School:  Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University

Hometown: Amma, Jordan

Hobbies: Reading, writing, cooking, traveling, and playing escape the room

Fun Fact: I traveled one day for 22 hours to surprise my eldest brother at his wedding, and I had to leave the next morning!

Academic/Professional Interests:  Hematopathology and Molecular Pathology



Michael Goldbeck MD (AP/CP Resident)

Medical School:  University of Oklahoma College of Medicine

Hometown: Edmond, Oklahoma

Hobbies: Netflix bingeing, Lego building, and spending time with my canine nieces, Ru and Munsie

Fun Fact: I played the violin in my middle school and high school orchestras

Academic/Professional Interests:  Hematopathology



Chad Hamilton, DO (AP/CP Resident)

Medical School:  Kansas City University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Hometown: Denver, Colorado

Hobbies: Watching NBA and NFL, playing disc golf, pickleball, and video games

Fun Fact: I have a pug named Lola

Academic/Professional Interests:  Surgical Pathology, Dermatopathology, and Cytopathology



Farzad Manafi, MD (AP/CP Resident)

Medical School:  Iran University of Medical Sciences School of Medicine

Hometown: Tehran, Iran

Hobbies: Hiking, reading, political philosophy, ethics, classical Persian poetry, sitcoms

Fun Fact: I love the American Dad! TV Series!

Academic/Professional Interests:  AP/CP (a lot to learn and explore to find my niche!)



Elizabeth Pascual, DO (AP/CP Resident)

Medical School:  Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine

Hometown: Tulsa, Oklahoma

Hobbies: Crafting, reading through my 3' tall pile of books, photography, playing the piano

Fun Fact: I collect Harry Potter books in different languages to count how many times I've visited that country

Academic/Professional Interests:  Hematopathology, medical microbiology, forensic pathology, and student mentoring



Molly Timmerman, DO (AP/CP Resident)

Medical School:  Kansas City University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Hometown: Dubuque, Iowa

Hobbies: In my spare time, I like spending time with my family, baking, golfing, reading, and watching football

Fun Fact: I am ordained and can perform wedding ceremonies, but never have (thankfully)

Academic/Professional Interests:  Currently dermatopathology and GI, but still exploring interests