Glenn Wakam

Glenn Wakam, MD

House Officer 7 (Chief Resident), General Surgery Residency


Glenn Wakam is a general surgery resident at Michigan Medicine. He grew up in California and went on to play football for Princeton University where he graduated Cum Laude. He attended UCSF for medical school, graduating AOA before joining Michigan. He has interest in transplant surgery, racial disparities, and traumatic injuries. During his academic development time, he was a fellow in Hasan Alam's trauma lab. He also was the inaugural Surgical Administrative fellow from 2020-2021.


  • Undergraduate: Princeton, 2011
  • Medical School: University of California San Francisco (UCFS), 2016