William Yi, MD FACS MSEd is originally from Los Angeles, CA. He received his BA in English and Biology from Washington University in St. Louis and his MD from Vanderbilt School of Medicine. He is a graduate of the general surgery residency program at Medstar Georgetown-Washington Hospital Center. He also holds a Masters in Education from the University of Pennsylvania. Consonant with this focus, Dr. William’s research interests lie in the innovation and development of educational programs for GME and UME. His current research efforts center on the development of virtual and augmented reality platforms for medical education.