Current Residents in the Neurology Residency Program
Chief Residents / PGY-4
James F. Rini, M.D.
Dr. Rini graduated from New York Medical College (M.D., 2015, M.P.H., 2015). He received a B.S. in Neuroscience and Psychology from Rutgers University, New Brunswick NJ. He has been a research assistant in the New York Psychiatric Institute Child Epidemiology Group and the Division of Translational Imaging, in the Rutgers Department of Psychology and Neuroscience Laboratory at UMDNJ.
Daniel I. Ro, M.D.
Dr. Ro graduated from the University of California, Irvine (M.D., 2010). He received his undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences from Stanford University (B.S., 2004) He is a recipient of the Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award for Neuroscience and a recipient of a NIH Medical Student Summer Research Fellowship. He has completed an internship in Surgery at the Methodist Hospital, Houston TX.
Second Year Residents / PGY-3
Rosalinda Flores, M.D.
Dr. Flores completed her undergraduate studies at Baylor University/Waco (B.S. Biology 2012), and received her medical degree from the University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio (M.D., 2016).
James Lamb, M.D.
Dr. Lamb completed his undergraduate studies (B.S. Biology, 2012) as well earned his medical degree from the University of Louisville (M.D., 2016). He also completed his neurology internship at the University of Louisville School of Medicine Neurology residency program.
Jose Sanchez, M.D.
Dr. Jose Sanchez attended the Georgia Military College (A.S., Pre-nursing, 2006) Georgia College & State University (B.A., Chemistry 2008), and received his medical degree from the Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara, Mexico (M.D. 2014).
First Year Residents / PGY-2
Danielle Isen, D.O.
Dr. Isen completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Minnesota (B.A., Mathematics, 2010). She then went on to earn her medical degree from Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University (D.O., 2016). Before starting her residency she spent one year as a research fellow at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.
Ryan Kiser, M.D.
Dr. Kiser earned two undergraduate degrees from the University of Louisville in 2009 (BS. Biology, B.A. Communications) as well a Master of Sciences in Anatomical Sciences & Neurobiology in 2013. Dr. Kiser then went on to complete his medical degree at the University of Louisville School of Medicine (M.D., 2017).
Peter Soh, M.D.
Dr. Soh earned his medical degree at the University of South Alabama in 2017. Dr. Soh completed his undergraduate studies in Economics (B.S., 2003) and then went on to earn a Masters Degree of Public Health from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor (M.P.H., Health Management & Policy, 2005).
Interns / PGY-1
Shant Afarian, M.D.
Dr. Afarian completed his undergraduate studies at Rutgers University, Newark (B.A. Biology, 2013). He received his medical degree from St. Louis University (M.D., 2018)
Christopher Carey, M.D.
Dr. Carey attended Spring Hill College (B.S. Chemistry, 2007) and the University of Notre Dame (M.S. Physical Chemistry, 2010). He then went on to earn his medical degree from the University of Alabama (M.D., 2017).
John Soltys, M.D.
Dr. Soltys completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Vermont and State Agricultural College (B.S. Biochemistry, 209). He then earned both his medical degree and a Ph.D. from the University of Colorado (M.D., 2018, Ph.D. Neuroscience, 2018).