Sameer Aggarwal, M.D.

 
Home:
San Jose, CA
College:
University of California
Career Plans:
Undecided
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Sameer Aggarwal, M.D.

 

Brief Description: Sameer was born in San Jose, CA which has now has become known as "Silicon Valley”. He went to college at the University of California — Davis. After his time in college, he worked for Sutter Health in Berkeley, California as a clinical research coordinator on a couple of pharmaceutical clinical trials for multiple sclerosis: Phase IV study for Gilenya (fingolimod) and Phase III study for Lemtrada (alemtuzumab). Thereafter, he started medical school at George Washington University in Washington D.C. During medical school, he became interested in oncology and Originally planned to pursue radiation oncology; however, during his internship year at the University of Maryland, he quickly realized that he is better suited to and more thoroughly enjoys the practice of internal medicine. When Sameer is not working, he loves to cook, try new things, meet others, and attend live music events. Sameer is very much looking forward to meeting all the people at Vanderbilt and he couldn’t be more excited to be in a thriving city like Nashville! He can’t wait to explore and see all that the city has too offer!

Hometown 

San Jose, CA

Resident Level 

Year 2

Career Plans 

Undecided