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  • Steven Krueger

    Steven Krueger, MD

    Academic Role: PGY4

    College: Boston College  
    Medical School: University of Massachusetts 
    Hometown: Newton, MA

    Steven grew up in Waltham, Mass. After finishing his undergraduate studies at Boston College, he attended UMass Medical School. He completed a transitional year internship at Cambridge Health Alliance before returning to UMMS for dermatology residency. His clinical interests include dermatologic surgery and cosmetic procedures. He is currently involved in research and QI projects involving surgery, telehealth and clinical photography. He is very passionate about teaching and mentoring medical students and has taken on the important role of Medical Student Liaison for our department. In his free time, Steven enjoys live music, podcasts, Netflix, eating good food, relaxing with family, and sitting on the beach with a broad-brimmed hat and extra sunscreen!

  • Katherine Su

    Katherine Su, MD

    Academic Role: PGY4

    College: Yale University 
    Medical School: Johns Hopkins University 
    Hometown: Danville, PA

    Katie started out in northeastern Pennsylvania.  She completed her undergraduate studies at Yale, where she majored in molecular, cellular and developmental biology.  She then attended medical school at Johns Hopkins.  During medical school, she pursued a year-long dermatoepidemiology fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital.  She went on to complete her internship in internal medicine at Mount Auburn Hospital before starting dermatology residency at UMMS.  She is interested in pediatric dermatology and dermatoepidemiology.  Katie loves spending time with her husband and daughter.  She also enjoys running and has completed several marathons, including three Boston Marathons.  On the weekends, she often spends a lot of time in the kitchen cooking and baking and trying out new recipes.  She also enjoys hiking, traveling and playing board games.

  • Apoorva Trivedi

    Apoorva Trivedi, MD

    Academic Role: PGY4

    College: Boston College 
    Medical School: Larner College of Medicine at the University of Vermont
    Hometown: Boston, MA

    Apoorva was born in Lucknow, India and moved to Boston, MA at the age of five. He grew up in both Boston and Shrewsbury, MA with his sister who is nearly eight years younger. After majoring in Biology at Boston College, he went to medical school at the University of Vermont. During a dermatology external rotation in medical school, Apoorva first gained an interest in dermatopathology while rotating at the University of Texas-Houston. During this time, Apoorva became interested in weightlifting and fitness, and exploring restaurants and food. After a memorable experience in medical school having made great friends, he went on to complete his medicine internship at Saint Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport, CT. During internship, his peers became like his family. After internship, Apoorva came to UMass for dermatology residency, near his hometown of Shrewsbury, and joined another group that felt like family. While at UMass, his interest in dermatopathology blossomed. Apoorva has been accepted to a dermatopathology fellowship in 2022 at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center - Weill Cornell Medicine program.