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Residents, Fellows & Applicants —
Welcome to DAYTON!

On behalf of the entire Graduate Medical Education (GME) community - welcome to our new residents and fellows. Welcome to Dayton! is a document that will help you find some of the hot spots you might to need to know about in the Dayton area.

The Greater Dayton Hospital Association's website, www.daytonhospitaljobs.com, has links to all non-physician jobs in the area hospitals. We think it also has some great info about the Dayton community—things to do and see. Check it out!

2023 DAGMEC Forum Winners

Patient Safety/Quality Improvement

First Place Award

PS-5 - Drew Phillips, D.O. – A Resident-Led Quality Improvement Project on Firearm Safety in a Pediatric Continuity Clinic

Second Place Award

Justin Robbins, M.D. – Creation of an Application to Increase Surgical Resident Operative Case Coverage

Honrable Mention

PS-2 - Astrid Leon, M.D.– Standardization of Narcotic Prescriptions in Minimally Invasive General Surgical Procedures



First Place Award

RES-21 - Samantha Younglove, D.O. – Associated Outcomes After Hysterectomy at the Time of Cesarean Section: A Retrospective Chart Review

Second Place Award (Tie)

RES-1–Stephen Bennett, D.O. – Leadership Training in Medical Education – Where Are We Now?

RES-14 - Malini Ramudit, D.O. –Rapid Salivary IgG Antibody Screening for Hepatitis A


Case Reports/Series

First Place Award

CR-14– Luke DiPasquale, D.O.–The BKA TKA: A Unique Approach To An Atypical Patient With A Typical Orthopedic Problem

Second Place Award (Tie)

CR-17– Milena Fabry, D.O.–Myoepithelial carcinoma of the external auditory canal with extension into the middle ear and mastoid

CR-32–Jay Mathias, D.O.–Air All in the Wrong Places: A Case of Pneumorrhachis Secondary to Intractable Vomiting 

Honarable Mention

CR-28– Timothy Lo, D.O.–Hemmorhagic Pancreatic Pseudocyst - A Rare Complication


Fellow Submissions

First Place Award

F-15 - Rebecca Tobias, M.D. – Dropped Gallstones. A Sinister Force Within

Second Place Award

F-9 - Lex Leonhardt, D.O. – Refractory Iron Deficiency Anemia with Angiodysplasia-related Gastrointestinal Bleeding Successfully Treated with Bevacizumab



The DAGMEC office is located with the offices of the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine. Our mission is to support all of the Dayton-area residency and fellowship programs. Albert Painter, Psy.D., serves as the director. The contact information is below.

Lisa Boydston at lisa.boydston@wspi.org, phone: 937.245.7278
Taunia Robinson, M.B.A, HCM at dagmec@wright.edu
Office location: Wright State Physicians Health Center, 725 University Boulevard, Fairborn, Ohio 45324

Helpful Information

Upcoming Events

25th Annual Virginia C. Wood Resident/Fellow Research Forum

A poster presentation featuring research and scholarly work by interns, residents and fellows
Thursday, May 2, 2024 
5–7 p.m.

Virtual event: Join Gather Town instructions (PDF)

News & Accomplishments

Full Accreditation
All residency and fellowship programs are fully accredited. Congratulations to the entire GME community on this accomplishment!


Dayton Area Graduate Medical Education Community

Randy J. Woods, M.D., FACS
Associate Dean, Graduate Medical Education, DIO

Boonshoft School of Medicine
Wright State University
3640 Colonel Glenn Highway
Dayton, OH 45435-0001


Lisa Boydston
Fax: 937.245.7955
E-mail: lisa.boydston@wspi.org

Taunia Robinson
E-mail: dagmec@wright.edu


Wright State Physicians
725 University Boulevard
Fairborn, OH 45324
Directions and Map (PDF)