Meet Our Internal Medicine Residents


Named Cincinnati's number one hospital by U.S. News and World Report for 2020-2021, The Christ Hospital Internal Medicine program holds itself to high standards.

Through our commitment to providing exceptional care for our patients, The Christ Hospital has Network remained the National Research Corporation's Most Preferred Hospital in the Greater Cincinnati region for more than 20 consecutive years. 

Our residents maintain our tradition of providing the same high-quality care wherever they practice.

The Christ Hospital Internal Medicine Residency was founded in 1976, training highly  skilled, compassionate and well-rounded internal medicine physicians. 

Currently, 36 internal medicine residents are in the program, including nine categorical interns, ten preliminary interns and 18  senior residents. These physicians are preparing for practice in primary care, hospital medicine or a sub-specialty. 

Meet our Residents

 3rd Year

Abhimanyu Reddy
PGY3
Alexander Pennekamp
PGY3
Balaj Rai
PGY3
Daila Aziz
PGY3
David Schmidt
PGY3
Eric Tharmathurai
PGY3
Julie Van Baardwijk
PGY3
Malik Ahmad
PGY3
Sean Trinh
PGY3
Spencer Wade
PGY3

 2nd Year

Amy Hecht
PGY2
Sabrina Newstead
PGY2
Kirtan Patel
PGY2
Dustin Peth
PGY2
Kyle Schwarz
PGY2
Rutu Shah
PGY2
Reed Shank
PGY2
Kaitlyn Spinella
PGY2
Jared Yeggy
PGY2

 1st Year

Coming soon!

Meet the graduates of The Christ Hospital Internal Medicine Residency Program 


The Christ Hospital Internal Medicine program holds itself to high standards, helping our residents thoroughly develop their career pathways to become some of the best physicians in the country. We our proud of all our graduates and the work they are able to accomplish throughout their careers. Some of those careers happen right here in Cincinnati at The Christ Hospital, while many are well established in other parts of the country, working to improve the health of the communities they now serve.