Family Medicine Residents Honored at June Graduation

Monday, June 25, 2018
2018 graduation
Back row, from left: Sam Fam, DO; Jonathan Jimenez, M.D., MPH; Brian Blank, M.D., and Jonathan Hedrick, M.D.. Front row, from left: Everlyn Perez, M.D.; program director Viviana Martinez-Bianchi, M.D.; and Kenetra Hix, M.D., MPH

On June 16, the Duke Family Medicine Residency Program recognized its 2018 graduates — Brian Blank, M.D.; Sam Fam, DO; Jonathan Hedrick, M.D.; Kenetra Hix, M.D., MPH; Jonathan Jimenez, M.D., MPH; and Everlyn Perez, M.D. — at a reception at the University Club.

Several awards were given during the reception, including:

Thomas E. Matheson, M.D., Memorial Award

Nandini Kumar, M.D.

Samuel W. Warburton, M.D., Resident Role Model Award

Alexa Namba, DO

William J. “Terry” Kane, M.D., Award for Excellence in Clinical Family Medicine

Sam Fam, DO

E. Harvey Estes, M.D., Award

Alexa Mieses, M.D., MPH

Chief Resident Award

Sam Fam, DO

Population Health Chief Award

Everlyn Perez, M.D.

Education Chief Award

Jessica Lapinski, DO

Golden Apple Teaching Awards

Cerrone Cohen, M.D.

Pre-Doc Teaching Awards

Cerrone Cohen, M.D., faculty
Brian Blank, M.D., resident