Where did you attend college/university?
Where did you attend medical school?
University of Miami
What are your career goals?
Nutrition, micro biome, and autoimmune disease
What did you do the summer before internship?
Zion National Park
Reflections on the Duke Program
What were you looking for in a residency program?
Community, hands-on responsibility
What are the strengths of the Duke program?
COMMUNITY. FAMILY. OPENNESS. INTELLECTUAL MARKETPLACE.
What are your observations about the relationships between faculty and house staff?
Superb. Nuturing, never condescending. Mutually respectful.
Tell us about your co-interns. How long did it take to connect?
What has surprised you most about Duke?
How I haven't met a single unfriendly person yet.
About Duke University and Durham
What's best about living in Durham and the Triangle?
Proximity to Nature
How does the Triangle appeal to people of diverse backgrounds?
It is an oasis of diversity in an otherwise Red state.
Where did you choose to live, and why?
I bought a townhouse in Hillsborough. My mortgage is $1,050/month for 3 bed + 2.5 bath.
What do you like to do outside of medicine?
I train for triathlon and practice Olympic weightlifting.