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Rikita J. Patel

Rikita J. Patel

Rikita J. Patel

Internal Medicine Resident at NYP Brooklyn Methodist Hospital

Congratulations to Rikita J. Patel for matching into an Internal Medicine residency!

Residency Match & Specialty: Internal Medicine at NYP Brooklyn Methodist Hospital

Hometown: California

Undergraduate School: Concordia University Irvine (BA in chemistry)

Why Did You Choose MUA?: I chose MUA because I knew a smaller class size would provide more opportunities to work closely with faculty and receive appropriate guidance.

Career Goal: To be a hospitalist and help underserved communities.

Quote About Your Match: I am thrilled to start my residency and grateful to MUA for providing me with the opportunity to fulfill my dream and mission.

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