First Year Residents
Sister Mary Rafqa Boulos, D.O., PGY-1
Hometown: Youngstown, OH
Undergraduate Education: Youngstown State University, Biology.
Medical school: Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Plans after residency: I think Clinic Medicine.
Harriet Crockett Woods, D.O., PGY-1
Hometown: Greenville, Mississippi
Undergraduate Education: The Alcorn State University, Biology/Pre-Med.
Medical school: William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Plans after residency: I plan to either specialize in Pediatric EM or work doing hospitalist/outpatient work.
Fun facts: I love to dance, cook and travel!!! I love the Blues!! I'm from the home of the blues--The Mississippi Delta!
Fatma Hanif, D.O., PGY-1
Hometown: Phoenix, Arizona.
Undergraduate Education: Arizona State University, BS in Biology.
Medical school: Midwestern University, Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine
Plans after residency: Right now as an intern, I may be interested in a fellowship. But I am very interested in hospital medicine. It would be nice to go back to AZ because family is there, but I am excited to think I could live somewhere else in a few years. I am also very interested in doing some medicine overseas.
Fun facts: Married for 10 years to my wonderful husband, Fahad and we have an amazing little girl, Zaynab, who is 10 months old! I love to cook and bake, and eat, as well as devoted to family, long naps, netflix/hulu and crafting!
Shirlene Samuel, D.O., PGY-1
Hometown: Oklahoma City
Undergraduate Education: University of Oklahoma in microbiology and chemistry. Medical school: AT Still University
Plans after residency: Outpatient clinic but open to location.
Fun facts: I have the 2 best and cutest nieces that I'm obsessed with and I enjoy reading, jogging and traveling/new experiences.
Angela Tyson, D.O., PGY-1
Hometown: Mount Holly, NC
Undergraduate Education: University of North Carolina, BS Chemistry, BA Biology. Medical school: Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine - Carolinas Campus
Plans after residency: I plan to pursue a +1 NMM/OMM after residency. I would like to practice mostly pediatric OMT.
Fun facts: I am married and have one son and a dog. We love the Tulsa area so far, and intend on staying put! I have an interest in anything outdoors, baking and cooking, and spending my downtime with my family and wonderful new OSU family.
Kristyn Zrenda, D.O., PGY-1
Hometown: Reed City, MI
Undergraduate Education: Aquinas College, Biology.
Medical school: A.T. Still University, School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona.
Plans after residency: General pediatrician somewhere in Oklahoma. Planning to start a family
Research: In the beginning stages of setting up a study regarding car seats with a co-resident.
Fun facts: My husband and I are classmates from medical school. We have 2 dogs.
Kara Burns, D.O., PGY-1
Hometown: Sanford, NC
Undergraduate Education: East Carolina University, Biology and Chemistry.
Medical school: Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM)
Plans after residency: I like being in the hospital and I may want to fellowship afterwards. At this point I'm not quite sure.
Fun facts: I enjoy hiking and just being outdoors. I also love being on the beach!
Sarah Henshaw, D.O., PGY-1
Hometown: Lincoln, CA
Undergraduate Education: California State University, Sacramento, B.A. Biology.
Medical school: Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Plans after residency: I plan to return to my home town in California and practice general Pediatrics.
Fun facts: Outside of medicine, my interests include getting lost in reading good books, sewing quilts for the people I love, and baking.