2019 Residency Graduation Wrap-Up!

Duke Anesthesiology’s Residency Class of 2019

Duke Anesthesiology’s Residency Class of 2019 gathered with their colleagues and families on June 8 at Bay 7 in Durham’s American Tobacco Historic District to celebrate their graduation from the nationally-acclaimed Duke Anesthesiology Residency Program.

Chairman Joseph Mathew delivered opening remarks and was joined on stage by Dr. Annemarie Thompson, residency program director, Drs. Brian Colin and Ankeet Udani, assistant residency program directors, and the 13 graduates. Two awards were announced during the ceremony; the Outstanding Graduate Award was presented to Dr. Jon Andrews, and Dr. Stuart Grant received the Robert Sladen Teacher of the Year Award.

Jon Andrews, MDJon Andrews, MD
Outstanding Graduate Award

Stuart Grant, MBStuart Grant, MB ChB, FRCA
Robert Sladen Teacher of the Year Award

Additionally, the department recognized resident leadership positions by presenting them with certificates:

  • Chief Residents: Sarah Cotter and Will Fox
  • Education Chiefs: Anne Castro and Julien Cobert
  • ACES Chiefs: Michael Devinney and Stephen Ellison

Congratulations to all of the graduates and award winners!

Resident GraduatesPost-Residency Plans
Rebecca AndersonAdult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship at Duke
Jon AndrewsPediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship at Duke
Fatu BanguraPediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship at Northwestern
Anne CastroRegional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine Fellowship at Duke
An ChenRegional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine Fellowship at Duke
Julien CobertCritical Care Medicine Fellowship at University of California San Francisco
Sarah CotterCardiothoracic Anesthesia Fellowship at Brigham
Michael DevinneyCritical Care Medicine Fellowship at Duke
Rebecca DonaldPain Medicine Fellowship at Vanderbilt
Stephen EllisonAdult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship at Duke
Will FoxCritical Care Medicine Fellowship at Duke, followed by active duty Air Force
Michael MangubatPrivate practice in Virginia
Josef PletichaPain Medicine Fellowship at Duke
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