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On Jun 21st, 2019 the UNC Department of Urology celebrated the graduations of the Resident Class of 2019 and Endourology Fellow Dr. Sophie Spencer. All of them will be greatly missed in Chapel Hill as they hand off their duties to the new 5th Year Chiefs.

The entire department wishes you all the best and we are certain your future careers will be bright.

The graduating class of 2019 with Residency Directory and Chair of the Department of Urology
From Left to Right: Residency Program Directory Dr. Eric Wallen, Dr. Jason Lomboy, Dr. Matthew Macey, Dr. Troy Sukhu, Dr. Sophie Spencer, Department of Urology Chair Dr. Raj Pruthi

Other Awards

In addition to celebrating the commencement, other departmental honors were bestowed to two significant figures. This year’s Resident of The Year Award was given to Dr. Mark Ehlers, Rising 3rd Year Resident, and the Urology Attending of the Year award was presented to Dr. Marc Bjurlin.

Dr. Mark Ehlers with Resident Program Director Dr. Eric Wallen
Dr. Mark Ehlers receives the Resident of the Year Award for the academic year 2018/19 from Resident Directory Dr. Eric Wallen
Dr. Marc Bjurlin with Attending of the Year award
Dr. Marc Bjurlin with the Graduating Resident class of 2019. From Left to Right: Dr. Troy Sukhu, Attending of the Year Dr. Marc Bjurlin, Dr. Jason Lomboy, Dr. Matthew Macey

Class of 2019

Troy Sukhu, MD and Dr. Eric Wallen

Troy Sukhu, MD

Dr. Sukhu plans to join Anne Arundel Urology in Annapolis, MD

Dr. Matthew Macey speaks at his Graduation

Matthew Macey, MD

Dr. Macey plans to join Virginia Urology in Richmond, VA

Jason Lomboy at Graduation

Jason Lomboy, MD

Dr. Lomboy plans to join Advanced Urology in Atlanta, GA

Dr. Sophie Spencer receives diploma from Dr. Eric Wallen

Sophie Spencer, MD

Dr. Spencer graduated from the UNC Department of Urology’s Residency Program last year and is graduating from our Endourology Fellowship Program

Where are our other Alumni now?

Photos by: Tom Fuldner