Hometown: Republic of Georgia, NYC
Undergraduate: Computer and Information Science, Brooklyn College – Brooklyn, NY Medical School: American University of Antigua College of Medicine Residency: NYU Lutheran Medical Center & NYPBMH – Brooklyn, NY Interests / Hobbies: Bacteriophages / Programming Favorite place in Maine: Home Medical interests: Resistant organisms Favorite weekend destination: Eastern Prom courts, Portland (Playing Tennis) Favorite Maine activity: learning What did you do before medical school: Software engineer at TransAmerica Personal goals: cure at least one disease in my lifetime, understand living microorganism’s (why do they multiply?) Craziest / Best / Worst Job: Being father Why Maine Medical Center: I liked the doctors that interviewed me Celebrity I most resemble: very poor exposure to celebrity world If I wasn’t a doctor, I would be a… biologist / Bioinformaticist
Favorite restaurant in Portland: Home, no chef can beat my wife’s skills!
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