Washington University School of Medicine

PGY-4 Residents

4th Year Residents

 

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Stefanie Geisler, MD, PhD
Administrative Chief Resident

Name: Stefanie Geisler
Hometown: Dessau, Germany
Med School/Graduate School: Charite, Medical School of Humboldt Universitaet Berlin, Germany
Areas of interest in neurology: Movement Disorders, Brain organization
What you like to do in St. Louis: walking/running in Forest Park, biking, walking/hiking on trails around St. Louis; relaxing at winery in wine country around St. Louis and enjoying the change of color of the leaves in autumn; what I like about living in St. Louis: easy living, traffic better than in other big cities, very good Symphony (David Robertson is the Musical Director/Conductor), affordable, the CWE and that BJH is in CWE, that I can walk to work, Metro link and the easy access it provides to the airport.
Other interests/hobbies: reading, yoga, playing piano
Marital Status: Single
Children: 0
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Erin Longbrake, MD, PhD
Name: Erin Longbrake
Hometown: Trumansburg, NY
Undergraduate: BA Biology, Cedarville University, Cedarville, OH
Med School/Graduate School: The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Areas of interest in neurology: Multiple Sclerosis
What you like to do in St. Louis: I like exploring playgrounds, parks, and hiking trails with my husband and 1-year old son. I also enjoy visiting the Zoo, the Botanical Gardens, Grant's Farm, bike trails, and frisbee golf courses. We have also enjoy attending concerts at Powell Hall and shows at the Fox and Muny.
Other interests/hobbies: Playing with my baby boy! I also enjoy reading, scrapbooking, biking, baking.
Marital Status: Married
Children: One
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Baijayanta Maiti, MD, PhD
Name: Baijayanta (Jay) Maiti
Hometown: Calcutta, India
Med School/Graduate School: Calcutta Medical College, University of Utah (PhD)
Areas of interest in neurology: Neuromuscle
Other interests/hobbies: Soccer, Tennis, Cricket
Marital Status: Married
Children: Vedant, our 2 year old
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Michael Morgan, MD, PhD
Name: Michael Morgan
Hometown: McComb, Mississippi
Undergraduate: Rice University, Houston, Texas
Med School/Graduate School: Washington University MD/PhD
Areas of interest in neurology: Neuro-ophthalmology/Neuro-otology (potentially)
What you like to do in St. Louis: The easy accessibility of arts, cultural and recreational resources. It is easy to find good music from amateur open mics to the symphony and touring acts. Forest Park is terrific for recreation and for the museums. Tower Grove is great, too. Festivals are plentiful. The Ozarks are not too far.
Other interests/hobbies: Old-time music, fiddle, guitar, ultimate frisbee, soccer
Marital Status: Single
Children: None
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Amanda Raya, MD
Name: Amanda Raya
Hometown: South Pasadena, CA
Undergraduate: Pomona College
Med School/Graduate School: Washington University
Areas of interest in neurology: Stroke?
What you like to do in St. Louis: Forest Park, the Blues, Pi Pizza, Bud Light, Grants Farm, International Festival, Bark in the Park.
Other interests/hobbies: taking care of the best cocker spaniel in the world, running, cycling, hiking, tanning at Urban Tan
Marital Status: Single
Children: None

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Debra Roberts, MD, PhD
Administrative Chief Resident

Name: Deb Roberts
Hometown: Newark, DE
Undergraduate: Univ of Delaware
Med School/Graduate School: Boston Univeristy
Areas of interest in neurology: Sleep, Neuromuscle
What you like to do in St. Louis: Visit local and state parks
Other interests/hobbies: NFL football, hiking, fishing, gardening
Marital Status: Single
Children: none
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Davis Ryman, MD, PhD
Name: Davis C Ryman
Hometown: San Diego CA
Undergraduate: University of California, Berkeley Med School/graduate school: Case Western Reserve University
Areas of interest in neurology: Behavioral neurology, neurodegenerative disease
What you like to do in St Louis: bike riding, swimming, leaving St Louis to travel
Other interests: stock market
Marital status: single
Children: none
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Virginia Simon, MD
Name: Virginia Simon
Hometown: Lafayette, LA
Undergraduate: Vanderbilt University
Med School/Graduate School: LSU in New Orleans, LA
What you like to do in St. Louis: Go to the Fabulous Fox Theatre for plays and musicals. Play pick-up soccer.
Other interests/hobbies: Soccer, dancing
Marital Status: Married
Children: Cat named Mearl
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Simeon Zou, MD
Name: Simeon Zou
Hometown: Jianshi, China
Undergraduate: Hubei College
Med School/Graduate School: Shanghai Second Medical University
Areas of interest in neurology: NM or critical care
What you like to do in St. Louis: perfect size of the city and easily get around without terrible traffic jams. Plus my kids love Forest Park and the Zoo.
Other interests/hobbies: tennis, fitiness, cooking.
Marital Status: Married
Children: Henry and Joseph