Meet Our Barre Residents!



Joanne Dannenhoffer, MD is a 2013 graduate of Albany Medical College and earned her BS in Biology at Union College, where she also completed her MS in Health Care Administration in 2009. Joanne has served as the Student Advisor to the FMEC Board. Her interests include teaching and motivational interviewing. 


Julia Fleet, DO, graduated in 2013 from the University of New England College of Medicine and graduated from Boston University in 2002 with her BA in History. Prior to medical school, Julia conducted prostate cancer research at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. She was active in student government at UNECOM. 


Jennifer Luo, DO is a 2013 graduate from University of Medicine & Dentistry of the New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed her BA in Cell Biology and Neuroscience at Rutgers University in 2008. In medical school, Jennifer was President of UMDNJ's chapter of the Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA) and also served as Treasurer on SOMA's National Board of Trustees.


Kimberly Sikule, MD graduated in 2013 from Ross University. She earnerd her undergraduate degree from St. Lawrence University in 2008 with a degree in Biology. A native of Westerlo, NY (outside Albany) Kimberly is a former All-American scholar athlete who helped lead her golf and basketball teams to NCAA tournaments. At Ross she was a member of the Student Council and focused on recycling initiatives in Dominica. Kimberly is interested in preventive medicine and enjoys traveling and hiking. Kimberly is also a member of our residency's Global Health Track.




Judy Hsu, DO, graduated in 2012 from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in Missouri and graduated from Emory University in 2007 with a major in Neuroscience. Judy is a native of
Taiwan and has lived all over the country, having also attended high school in the Boston area. Judy is interested in preventive medicine and her extracurricular interests include running and photography.


Vaishali Patel, MD is a 2012 graduate of St. George's University who earned her BS in Chemistry from Boston University in 2005 and her MA in Medical Sciences from Boston University in 2007. Vaishali is a Canadian native and her interests include preventive medicine. She enjoys yoga and playing the piano.


Noah Rosenberg, MD is a 2012 graduate of UMass Medical School. Also a 2008 graduate of Pomona College, Noah majored in Molecular Biology. In additon to his interests in the underserved and in women's health, Noah writes of his desire to pursue a business degree following residency. His outside interests include running and creative writing and he is a member of our Global Health Track.


Stephanie Stormes, MD is a 2012 graduate of St. George's University who earned her BSc at University of Alberta in Canada in 2007. A Canadian native, Stephanie recently completed a Tropical Medicine rotation in Kenya and is interested in both international health. Stephanie enjoys SCUBA diving and ballroom dancing. She is also a member of our Global Health Track.





Marcy Boucher, MD graduated in 2011 from UMass Medical School and earned her BS in Biochemistry at Simmons College in 2006. Raised in Tyngsboro, MA, Marcy has served as a co-coordinator of the UMass FMIG and as a Committee member for the MA Medical Society. Her personal interests include skiing and golfing.


Christopher Chang, MD, Chief Resident, is a 2011 graduate of University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and was raised in Wisconsin. He graduated summa cum laude from Case Western Reserve University in 2007 with a BA in Anthropology and Psychology and a BS in Biology. Chris was a co-leader of his school’s FMIG chapter and enjoys juggling and travel. He is also a member of our residency's Global Health Track.


Lauren Davidson, MD is a 2011 graduate of the University of Alabama School of Medicine who graduated in 2007 from the University of Alabama at Birmingham with a BS in Spanish, with Minors in Biology and Chemistry. She was a VP of the Medical Spanish Interest Group and was involved with the rural medicine program. Lauren's personal interests include music and distance running.



Tassy Hayden, MD is a 2011 graduate of Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, where she was very involved in mentoring first-year medical students. She earned her BA in Psychology in 2007 from Washington University in St. Louis. Tassy enjoys musical theater and running half marathons.