Aditya Kalakonda
Aditya Kalakonda

Aditya Kalakonda

Hometown/place of birth: Hyderabad, India

Medical school and location: Manipal University / American University of Antigua

Special interests and future plans: I have always loved the field of gastroenterology but I am coming into intern year with an open mind!

Interests/hobbies outside of medicine: I love the outdoors and all the activities that go along with it. Some other things include cooking, traveling, reading and swimming.

Languages spoken, other than English: Hindi, Telugu

Why you decided to come to our program: I had the opportunity to visit many programs but no program felt as welcoming as Upstate. The camaraderie was second to none. Given the excellent academic faculty and various other unique resources, I am confident Upstate will foster my growth of becoming an excellent well-rounded physician.