Bedford’s Besher Assi Earns Medical Residency

Submitted by Northeast Ohio Medical University College of Medicine

Besher Assi of Bedford was among the 126 Northeast Ohio Medical University College of Medicine (NEOMED) students to learn their medical residency match during a celebration for National Residency Match Day in the NEW Center Ballroom.

Assi will be serving a transitional residency at St Josephs Med Ctr-CA in Stockton, CA and a radiology-diagnostic residency at Lahey Clinic-MA in Burlington.

Assi is currently a fourth-year medicine student at NEOMED, and will move on to his residency following graduation this spring. A commencement celebration was Saturday, May 4.

The residency match is a culmination of four years of hard work and dedication to train to become a physician and transformative leader in the field of medicine.

Overall, 126 fourth-year students matched with residencies throughout the U.S. – for a 100 percent match rate of all students who applied for a match. Founded in 1973, Northeast Ohio Medical University harnesses diversity, innovation, and collaboration to create transformative leaders and improve health through education, discovery, and service. Learn more at

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