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Match Day, March 2010

The Class of 2010 gathered at the Bolling-Haxall House to learn where they are headed for the next phase of their training. For Match Day results, see the list of students’ residency destinations.

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On March 18, families and friends gathered to watch the fourth-year students collect the envelopes that contained their residency destination. Dean Dr. Jerry Strauss congratulated the students. Associate Dean for Student Affairs Dr. Chris Woleben, M'97, had guided the M4s through the Match process. On Match Day he proposed a toast to them and their families.
This year's theme was a Mardi Gras celebration. Asha Sheth came prepared.
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Student's names are called - in no particular order. Janet Mundie hands out the envelopes as the students come forward. On behalf of the MCV Alumni Association, Melissa Nelson, M'98, welcomed the soon-to-be-graduates to the alumni family.
Asad Qasim celebrates learning he got his #1 choice for residency.
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Eric Cleaton points out his residency destination on the US map.
Anshu Shukla
Cassie Yu with Dr. Linda Costanzo.
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Deanna Couser and Adam Johnson with director of student outreach programs Donna Jackson.
Victoria Chiou, M3 Esther Johnson, Amanda Apicella, Monica Velasquez, Alicia Zukas (in back) and David Prestosa with his fiance Emily Keyte, SON'09
Jennifer Montgomery with her husband Keith Montgomery, MD, CAPT, USAF.
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Ashley Branch, Christa McQuate, Rachael Monroe and Asena Madison
Brian Nguyen and Adriana Faulkner Rebecca Hurst, Tanvi Shah, Natalie Karp and Sarah Iglehart
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Brody Wehman with his father Paul Wehman, PhD Meghan Thompson and Dana Chen
Amr Kouchouk
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Jeff and Melissa Wang
Vibin Roy, Amr Kouchouk, Albert Petrossian and Troy Mostaan Michael Mendoza and Mike Tran
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Ravinder Brar, Lauren McLaughlin and Julie Schneider Jaclyn Kline marks her residency destination on the US map. Asena Madison
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Julia Messina and Samer Hijaz
Gabriella Sherman and Vibin Roy with Dr. Jerry Strauss.
Tasneem Bholat and Bijan Navidi
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Allison Lange and Michael Goldsmith    

Photos by Cabay Fine Photography and Allen Jones, VCU Creative Services.