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Matthew Braswell, MD 

Matthew Braswell, MD

Hometown: Wilmington, NC
Undergraduate school: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Medical school: The University of North Carolina
Career interest: General orthopaedic surgery
Best thing about Charlotte: Being back with my entire extended family
Interests outside of the hospital: Family/friends, fishing, sports/exercise and music.

Samuel Cohen-Tanugi, MD

Samuel Cohen-Tanugi, MD

Hometown: Paris, France
Undergraduate school: Stanford University
Medical school: Columbia University
Career interest: Hand, trauma, pediatrics 
Best thing about Charlotte: Charlotte is clearly a vibrant, growing city with an affordable real estate market, close to arguably the most beautiful part of the Appalachian Trail and home to the U.S. National White Water Center.
Interests outside of the hospital: Backpacking, crafts, mindfulness meditation, swing dancing, reading, and most importantly, friends and family!

Nicholas Johnson, MD

Nicholas Johnson, MD

Hometown: Oklahoma City, OK
Undergraduate school: The University of Oklahoma
Medical school: The University of Oklahoma
Career interest: Undecided
Best thing about Charlotte: It’s the perfect size and location. Great weather!
Interests outside of the hospital: Spending time with my family and friends, hiking, exercising and pick-up basketball.           

 

Katherine Li, MD

Katherine K. Li, MD
Former CMC Research Fellow

Hometown: Houston, TX
Undergraduate school: The University of Texas
Medical school: Baylor College of Medicine
Career interest: Undecided
Best thing about Charlotte: The variety of food and the 5 percent less humidity than Houston during the summer.
Interests outside of the hospital: Running and traveling.

 Elaine Shing, MD

Elaine Shing, MD, PhD

Hometown: Johns Creek, GA
Undergraduate school: Wake Forest University
Medical school: Wake Forest University
Career interest: Hopefully sports, but keeping an open mind. Female-specific orthopaedic problems.
Best thing about Charlotte: I’ve spent the last 11 years in Winston-Salem, so Charlotte is going to be my first chance to live in a big city with a wealth of opportunities. I love how cosmopolitan, progressive, clean, and safe it is despite being really affordable. There’s always something to, delicious restaurants to try and new gyms to check out. 
Interests outside of the hospital: Crossfit, nutrition, meditation, yoga, traveling, watching really good historical fiction, spending time with my family, friends and new husband!

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