3rd Year

Sarah Daouk

Sarah Daouk, MD

UndergraduateAmerican University of Beirut, Lebanon
Medical SchoolAmerican University of Beirut, Lebanon
Residency: Virginia Commonwealth University
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Academic/Clinical interests: Interested in Preventative Medicine, Vaccinations, Public Health, and Medical Education 

General interests: Love going to the beach, enjoying time with my friends and family, and going out and trying new food

Why UCLA? UCLA provides a nourishing environment to learn and progress. The faculty come from different backgrounds and schools of thought which allows one to learn different ways of approaching things and how to navigate the differences in approaches. Faculty has also been extremely friendly , encouraging, and dedicated in providing education and guidance throughout the fellowship.

2nd Year

Huan Dong

Huan Dong, MD

Undergraduate: University of California, Berkeley
Medical School: Drew/UCLA Medical Education Program
Residency: UCLA Medical Center
Email[email protected]

Academic/Clinical interests: Infectious Disease epidemiology and transmission dynamics, molecular and genetic mechanisms of antimicrobial resistance, sexually transmitted infections, LGBTQ+ health, Planetary and "One Health", Medical Education

General interests: Musical theatre, dance, bouldering, trying new restaurants/food, playing with my nieces/nephews

Why UCLA?: ​The faculty and trainees here have made me feel exceptional welcome since Day 1 of medical school. Throughout my journey at UCLA, I've had robust support and encouragement to pursue small and big academic projects including an NIH-Fogarty / UCGHI "Glocal" Global Health Fellowship during medical school, where I had the opportunity to take a year to run my original-design study in Vietnam. The individuals at UCLA are friendly and the training environment is non-intimidating; I feel welcomed and prepared for success here! 

1st Year

Weston Maier, MD

Weston Maier, MD

Undergraduate: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin
Residency: University at Buffalo