Match Day 2020: Department of Pediatrics Announces Incoming Residents

The University of Wisconsin Department of Pediatrics is delighted to welcome the following incoming residents for the 2020-21 academic year. These residents will join the department in June and embark upon a residency program which prepares pediatrician leaders who provide exceptional care to patients and families, who advocate for the health of children, and who engage in lifelong learning and service. Photos of each individual are available here.


  • Aisha Ansar, MD, Aga Khan Medical School
  • David Bergstrand, MD, University of Minnesota Medical School
  • Samantha Cordum, MD, University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
  • Laura Dos Reis, MD, Boston University School of Medicine
  • Christiana Ekezie, MD, Abia State University
  • Emily Lai, MD, Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • Mariana Montero Jaques, MD, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
  • Olawale Oduru, MD, Saba University School of Medicine
  • Brenna Redemann, MD, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health 
  • Kelsi Rogers, DO, West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Hannah Schumacher, MD, University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine
  • Tyler Sternhagen, MD, University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine  
  • Samantha Tyler, DO, Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Anna Uhing, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Therese Woodring, MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria

Preliminary Pediatrics

  • Allison Nackers, MD, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Child Neurology

  • Megan Berry, DO, Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific

In addition to welcoming this exceptional group, the Pediatric Education Program would also like to thank Kari Bruckner (Education Program Manager), Bethany Hutchins (Residency Coordinator), Ronni Peterson (Education Programs Assistant), and all of the faculty who participated in the selection process.