Sidney Barrau, MD

Start Year
2021

Basics

Hometown
Miami, FL

Where did you attend college/university?
Boston College

Where did you attend medical school?
FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine

What are your career goals?
Currently undecided

Reflections on the Duke Program

What were you looking for in a residency program?
A strong clinical teaching with providers that like teaching. As well as an environment that is conducive to healthy learning.

What are the strengths of the Duke Program?
The variety of resources, the breadth of clinical exposure, and focus on education

What has surprised you most about Duke?
How down to earth and relaxed the people are. It really makes for a great working environment.

About Duke University and Durham

What is the best thing about living in Durham and the Triangle?
The quiet and open roads! There is no traffic so getting to and from work is a breeze. You can be anywhere is 10-15 minutes.

What advice would you give to someone looking to move to Durham?
Look early as real estate moves fast!

What are your interests outside of medicine?
Sports and Music