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The Brody School of Medicine
Department of Psychiatric Medicine

Laupus Lake Fountain and Brody School of Medicine in the background


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Allison Altscher, MD
Chief Resident

Medical School: Ross University School of Medicine
Spouse: Rick Mikel
Hobbies: Fitness, hiking, running, reading

Richard Gestring

Richard Gestring, MD

Medical School: American University of Antigua College of Medicine
Spouse: Michelle
Children: Chase
Hobbies: All sports, drawing
Future Plans: Child Psychiatry Fellowship

Bhavna Kaushik

Bhavna Kaushik, MD
Senior Councillor

Medical School: SABA University School of Medicine
Hobbies: Dance, travelling, cuisine

Joshua Pagano

Joshua Pagano, DO
Chief Resident

Medical School: LECOM Bradenton
Spouse: None
Hobbies: Hiking, camping, writing, film/art, rock concerts
Future Plans: Forensic Psychiatry

Laura Seal

Laura Seal, MD

Medical School: Medical University of the Americas
Spouse: None
Hobbies:  Ballroom dancing, yoga, reading, freelance writing