Map of Alumni

Class of 2020

Zaza Atenalov, MD, MPH
Resident
Medical School: New York Medical College
Graduate: New York Medical College
Undergraduate: University of California, Berkeley
Hometown: Los Angeles, California

About me: In 10 years I see myself at a big academic center, where I will be teaching residents, doing research, but still getting some non-teaching shifts to keep my skills honed.

Hobbies: Biking, Running, Ocean Life, Beer
Post Residency Plan: Attending Physician, Los Angeles, CA
Alexandru Barabas, MD
Chief Resident
Medical School: Florida State University College of Medicine
Undergraduate: Florida Institute of Technology
Hometown: Melbourne, FL

About me:
I am a native Floridian and an adventurer. I am a licensed pilot and avid chef.

Hobbies: Flying, food, BBQ
Post Residency Plan: Attending Physician, Fort Pierce, FL
Collin Bufano, DO
Resident
Medical School: Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine
Undergraduate: California Polytechnic State University
Hometown: Oak Park, CA

About me:
I am still trying to figure out if I want to go into academics or community emergency medicine. I love trying new beers and exploring Gainesville

Hobbies: Hiking, Gator games, and ACEP
Post Residency Plan: Attending Physician, Berkeley, CA
Donavan Ginest, MD
Resident
Medical School: University of Central Florida College of Medicine
Undergraduate: Oregon State University
Hometown: Corvallis, OR

About me:
I am excited to be planting roots here in FL. My fiance is an OT and together we just bought a house. My time has been spent on home improvement projects as I love fixing things!

Hobbies: Traveling to see family, home improvement, nature, exercise
Post Residency Plan: Locums Physician, Portland, Oregon
Christopher Libby, MD, MPH
Chief Resident
Medical School: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Graduate: Boston University, School of Public Health
Undergraduate: Boston University
Hometown: Swansea, MA

About me:
I love health policy and technology. In my spare time I work with the Florida Medical Association to advocate for the challenges we see every day. I also enjoy tinkering with technology, cooking, and visiting CA where my significant other is in medical school

Hobbies: Health policy, cooking, travel, computers
Post Residency Plan: Clinical Informatics Fellowship, Cedars Sinai, Los Angeles, CA
Ryan Luevanos, MD
Resident
Medical School: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Undergraduate: University of California, Santa Barbara
Hometown: La Jolla, CA

About me:
I look forward to balancing my community EM career with my outside passions. I spend my time traveling abroad, visiting my other home in San Diego, attending live concerts, exploring Florida, and enjoying a tasty adult beverage.

Hobbies: Beach, camping, golfing, cooking
Post Residency Plan: Attending Physician, San Diego, CA
Ben Murphy, MD
Resident
Medical School: Medical University of South Carolina
Undergraduate: Clemson University
Hometown: Clemson, SC

About me:
As a former collegiate runner and youngest person ever to complete a double Iron Man, Gainesville is great for an outdoor athlete! I hope to practice in the community someday

Hobbies: Nature, running, comedy
Post Residency Plan: Attending Physician, Knoxville, TN
Alex Waldman, MD
Chief Resident
Medical School: University of Illinois College of Medicine
Undergraduate: University of Illinois, Urbana-Champagne
Hometown: Highland Park, IL

About me:
In 10 years I see myself practicing in a community setting, still traveling, and hopefully with a dog to come home to (but I guess a family would be alright too)

Hobbies: Travel, fitness, being lazy
Post Residency Plan: Attending Physician, Cleveland, OH