Hometown: Hercules, California
Undergraduate: University of California - Berkeley Medical School: University of Virginia School of Medicine Residency: Maine Medical Center Interests / Hobbies: Bicycling and bicycle repair and building. Vegetable and flower gardening. Cooking – especially burgers and spicy food. And making lawn furniture out of fallen tree branches. Medical interests: I am interested in parasites, vector-borne diseases. Related to these and other communicable diseases, I want to be involved with public and community health. Why Maine Medical Center: When I first came to Maine and later did residency at Maine Medical Center, I loved the environment and the people that I worked with. The collegiality of the hospital and the infectious disease doctors has really impressed me and I know I will be able to really learn and grow here in Portland.
Wollelaw Agmas, M.D., MAS
Hometown: Ethiopia Undergraduate: Addis Ababa University Medical School: Addis Ababa University School of Medicine Residency: MAS in clinical research, University of California San Diego; Preventive Medicine Fellowship, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Interests / Hobbies: Hiking, Swimming Medical interests: HIV Medicine, Outbreak investigation Why Maine Medical Center: When I spoke to the program director during the interview, I felt like I was at home Favorite restaurant in Portland: To be explored in the future