Dr. Ogonna Umeh


Lagos, Nigeria.

Undergraduate Institution:

University of South Florida, Tampa, Fl

College, Medical School, other Schools (include degrees earned):

Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN


Traveling, exploring the outdoors, movies, soccer, horseback riding, snow sports.

Past life:

I practiced Nursing for a bit before medical school

Academic Interest:

Critical care and international health

Favorite activities in New Haven:

Exploring, hanging out with my co-interns, & enjoying the amazing eateries in town!

Why Yale’s Emergency Medicine Program:

I needed to be at a program with strong academic, clinical, & ultrasound experiences coupled with practice in a uniquely diverse patient population.

Random factoid:

The 007 films are my Achilles heel