Published on June 13, 2024

Congratulations to the Class of 2024 Family Medicine Residents

Family Medicine residents upcoming graduates

The Family Medicine Residency Program at Owensboro Health is celebrating the upcoming graduation of its 2024 class of resident physicians. The program, which officially launched in July 2020, is a result of a partnership between Owensboro Health and the University of Louisville School of Medicine.

Upcoming Graduates

Eric Carlson
Eric R. Carlson, DO

Education: Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Future plans: Pursuing a fellowship in geriatric medicine

Kirsi Kuiper
Kirsi N. Kuiper, MD

Education: University of Louisville School of Medicine

Future plans: Owensboro Health Primary Care, Big Clifty, Kentucky

Parul Pahal
Parul Pahal, MD 

Education: Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Hospital, Jaipur, India

Future plans: Geriatric medicine fellowship with Mount Sinai Health System in New York

Zachary Panzarella
Zachary Panzarella, DO 

Education: University of Pikeville - Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine

Future plans: Primary care in Owensboro, Kentucky

Libby Sisson
Libby K. Sisson, MD 

Education: Indiana University School of Medicine

Future plans: Primary care in Johnson County, Indiana

Erin Webb
Erin S. Webb, DO 

Education: Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine

Future plans: Emergency medicine in Ohio

About Owensboro Health

Owensboro Health is a nonprofit health system with a mission to heal the sick and to improve the health of the communities it serves in Kentucky and Indiana. The system includes Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, nationally recognized for design, architecture and engineering; Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital; Owensboro Health Twin Lakes Medical Center; the Owensboro Health Medical Group comprised of over 350 providers at more than 30 locations; three outpatient Healthplex facilities, a certified medical fitness facility, the Healthpark; a weight management program, and the Mitchell Memorial Cancer Center.

On average each year, we have more than 19,000 inpatient admissions, deliver 2,000 babies and provide the region’s only Level III NICU. Owensboro Health physicians perform nearly 33,000 surgical procedures, including nearly 150 open-heart surgeries. Our physicians and staff have 90,000 Emergency Department visits and more than 1.25 million outpatient visits annually. Visit our home page for more information.