I went to undergrad at Johns Hopkins where I studied biology and anthropology. A cutting edge emergency ultrasound program, state-of-the-art simulation center, and international opportunities are just some of the possibilities residents can discover during their time at UVA. But since my dad is also an Emergency Medicine physician, you could also say I’m just continuing in the family business. When I joined on with the Watauga County Rescue Squad in the mountains of Boone, NC, that all changed. Having lived a nomadic existence in recent times, I am delighted to call UVA home for the next 3 years! I left SC to attend Auburn University for both my undergraduate and Master’s degrees, becoming a huge Auburn fan in the process. She is an active participant in CORD’s EMARC committee and currently heads up the GMEC committee at UVA. Hi! I was born and raised on the beautiful island of Puerto Rico and have lived there all my life! Originally from India, she attended college at Swarthmore College and medical school at the University of Virginia. After my teaching stint, I headed south to Nashville, TN to be closer to family. I feel incredibly excited to be joining the EM program at UVA and am pumped to be working (and having fun) with the talented crew here. UVa Match 2016 Results. My fiancée, Caroline, and I were incredibly fortunate to both match at UVA as part of the Couples Match, and we are thrilled to call Charlottesville home for the next several years. I’m excited to be a part of this great community of people, and of course, I’m also excited for the new ED! Map Marker I grew up fishing, as well, and have been known to sneak off in the middle of the night to chase striped bass. With one goal down, my next major aspiration is a Critical Care fellowship! I’m a proud member of the Shinnecock Indian Nation and love the outdoors – camping, hiking, and most of all running! I am also looking forward to the next three years learning and growing with my co-residents. I was born in Accra, Ghana to international aid worker parents. It is an honor to be a part of the UVA Emergency crew and I look forward to learning from the best and sharing my knowledge with others in the academic side of medicine. To say we’re excited about this part of our life’s journey is an understatement! I also worked as a ED scribe before starting medical school at UVA. I then returned to Texas for medical school at UT Southwestern, where I developed interests in emergency medicine and quality improvement. While scribing, I fell in love with the UVA Emergency Medicine Department and knew I wanted to be here for residency. After high school, I went to Clark University in MA, for undergrad/grad school, then worked briefly in Ecuador, and ultimately attended Tufts University for medical school. The department of Surgery at UVA developed a Surgical Innovation Center in 2016. I am deeply interested in global health and health policy. I went to college down south at Duke University before heading back over to Europe for 9 years. Apply. Undergraduate Medical Education Curriculum, Center for Medical Education Research and Scholarly Innovation (MERSI), Center for Behavioral Health and Technology, Center for Biomedical Ethics and Humanities, Center for Immunity, Inflammation and Regenerative Medicine, Child Health Research Center (Pediatrics), Institute of Law, Psychiatry and Public Policy, Myles H. Thaler Center for AIDS & Human Retrovirus Research, Translational Health Research Institute of Virginia, Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology (MIC), Molecular Physiology & Biological Physics, UVA Child Development and Rehabilitation Center, HOSPITAL DRIVE The literature and humanities journal of UVA School of Medicine, Teaching and Clinical Excellence Award Recipients. I grew up in Laurel a small town in southeast Mississippi. Three of our faculty are heavily involved in global health efforts, including building emergency care systems in African countries. Her interests in emergency medicine include procedural education, global health, and writing about medicine for the general public. The UVA Department of Surgery provides exceptional patient care, pursues meaningful research and trains the next generation of quality surgeons. Outside of medicine, I enjoy spending time with my family and friends, playing violin and piano, singing, and reading both non-fiction and classic literature. brennalm@evms.edu. I’m from Sanford, NC, and the middle of five very different siblings – a cop, a “Coastie,” a future engineer, and an artist/future veterinarian- and the son of a NICU RN and a nephrologist, so I’ve had exposure to a few walks of life. My interests within emergency medicine include ultrasound and EMS. Fun facts about me – I have launched rockets into space with NASA and I love being outdoors and on the water. 757.388.3397 pafellowship@ept911.com. When I was younger, I had my sights set on becoming a veterinarian, but by the time I got to college, I had switched my interest from becoming a vet to being a doctor. They are diverse yet commonly united. Fun fact? The incredible people there showed me just how much I had to learn, but also the huge difference EM and EMS providers can make. Vein is thin-walled, usually at 12 o’clock; Arteries are smaller and thick-walled; Neonatal blood flow: Umbilical vein –> ductus venosus –> IVC –> RA –> PA –> ductus arteriosus –> aortic arch I then attended medical school at Drexel where I had the chance to learn from great emergency medicine doctors. I then attended Texas Tech in Lubbock for medical school. Outside of work, Dr. Huff's special interests include jazz and improvisational music. Under no circumstances should you repost material downloaded from Student Source to other websites. I am incredibly grateful to be returning to Charlottesville to join such a wonderful residency program. Our Thoracic Surgery residency program director is Dr. John Kern, and the associate directors are Dr. Curt Tribble and Dr. Linda Martin. Map and directions. Umbilical cord has 2 arteries and 1 vein. The residency program at the University of Virginia consists of two continuous years of clinical training in adult cardiac, general thoracic, and pediatric cardiac surgery. As a kid, I loved playing basketball with my friends for hours on end, stopping by a 7-eleven for coke slurpies afterward or the local Eatery to fill our bellies with fried chicken. I fell in love with the university, the city, and the people. Although I was born in Charlottesville, I grew up in Danville, VA, and went to UVA for undergrad, majoring in religious studies and biology. We love getting outdoors, water-recreation and hosting game nights. We are always on the lookout for the next fun adventure. I hope to have a career in academic medicine where research and teaching are significant parts of my career. Some of our pages are restricted to UVa School of Medicine users and require an Oasis account for access. When we interviewed at UVA, we instantly knew it was the place for us! I look forward to continuing my journey here at UVA. She has 3 children, 3 dogs (Bear, Panda, and Dobson) and a cat. UVa Match 2016 Results . Final Residency Placement The University of Virginia Class of 2016 (August 2015 & May 2016) matched to wide range of highly competitive programs. When I interviewed at UVA for med school, I knew this is where I wanted to be. UVA Department of Emergency Medicine has a well-established residency program, GME and non-GME fellowships, as well as clerkships, electives, and workshops for medical students and others. The UVA expansion opened in late 2019 and provides for a new adult and pediatric Emergency Department, as well as a tower to provide expanded surgical and in-patient services.The UVA Emergency Department has a well-established residency program with a stable group of excellent faculty members who are active regionally, nationally, and internationally in teaching, research, and advocacy. In-state: Call for Pegasus medical transport: 800.552.1826 . Recruiting for the 2021-2022 PGY2-Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Residency. I grew up in Detroit, MI, before moving to warmer weather in South Carolina to attend Bob Jones University for undergrad. After graduation from UNC, I was employed as a copywriter for an advertising agency when I changed my career goals and enrolled in the Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Medical Program here at the University of Virginia. It was an easy choice to pursue residency at UVA after meeting the faculty and residents here. Our first residents received a warm welcome in July of 2019, and we continue to build and adapt our program in response to the needs and desires of our first two classes. After finishing an away rotation at UVA, we fell in love with the city of Charlottesville as well as the program and the people. Hello, reader! I finally broke out of the state of Virginia when I attended Case Western Reserve University for medical school (Cleveland is an underrated city and more people should check it out!). Once I set my sights on medicine, I completed my post-baccalaureate coursework at N.C. State, followed by medical school at the ECU Brody School of Medicine. Mini-rotation Schedule 2019 Projects. My first real step out of the area was when I attended UVA for my undergraduate education. My interest in Emergency Medicine was piqued while I was deployed to Afghanistan. Among recent notices: Lifetime achievement award for Dr. Ron Weinstein; and Dr. Sam Keim elected to American Board of Emergency Medicine. I’m overjoyed to join the University of Virginia Emergency Medicine crew! Her interests outside medicine include travel, skiing, gardening, reading, and food. Out-of-State: Call 800.882.4354. I grew up in Hanover County just outside Richmond, Virginia. Surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains and Shenandoah Valley, Charlottesville offers ample opportunity for outdoor recreation. Education Primary: Indiana University, 1979 Residency: Emergency Medicine … Our residents are well prepared to pursue community practice or academic medicine. Feel free to email or call so we can share our experiences with you. I hope to work one day out in the community and serve the rural population. Outside of school, I still love hiking, swimming, tennis, and any excuse to sit and enjoy fresh mountain air and sunlight.​. I was born in South Korea and grew up in Arizona, Alabama, Alaska, Virginia, and Louisiana with my Air Force family. UVA Health will be participating in the virtual ASHPs Midyear 2020 Residency Showcase on December 7 th, 2020 from 1500-1800 EST. With nationally recognized educators, residents have access to a multitude of regional and national academic opportunities. Some of our pages are restricted to UVa School of Medicine users and require an Oasis account for access. Born in Seoul, she has lived in Panama and Spain and calls Virginia home. His interests in emergency medicine include ultrasound (he is also our department’s ultrasound director and fellowship director) and medicolegal considerations. I grew up around a lot of great doctors and learned Emergency Medicine was the specialty for me early on. I am very excited to join the UVA Emergency Medicine team! I made my way back to SLC where I learned to ski and mountain bike and attended med school at the University of Utah. My medical interests include EMS and International EM. I completed high school in Lynchburg, VA and attended UVA for undergrad. I loved the ED so much that by the time I got to medical school at EVMS, I knew that Emergency Medicine was the specialty for me. When my wife and I came to Charlottesville for my interview, we fell in love with the city and the residency program, and absolutely knew it was the place for us. After four years at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, I feel privileged and excited to be back in Charlottesville for residency. After high school, I graduated from UCLA. Before going to medical school at Wayne State University in Detroit, I worked as a middle school teacher for a few years and then as a high school guidance counselor. Originally from Richmond, Virginia, he attended college at Williams College and medical school at Duke University. Hi, my name is Andrea! I am the fifth child of nine and was homeschooled for my entire primary education. Her interests outside medicine include travel (she aims to reach every continent soon), reading, and vegan cooking. 757.388.3397. I lived briefly in Maryland, but most of my childhood to adolescent years were spent in northern Virginia from Annandale to Herndon. Areas of professional interest include sports medicine and toxicology. To allow freedom in their pursuit of education, residents have the opportunity to develop specialized training in their area of interest with our unique “track” system. I realized early in medical school that Emergency Medicine was the perfect fit for me after shadowing in the ER during the preclinical years and I am excited to finally be pursuing training in the field. I’m looking forward to more hiking, wineries, breweries, and joining the wonderful EM family! All applicants for first-year residency appointments at UVA must register with the NRMP, and all applications must be submitted via the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). Our faculty are committed to excellence in education, scholarship, innovation, and quality care. After many years of work and preparation, our Emergency Medicine Residency Program has become a reality, and has been more successful than I could have ever imagined. My academic interests include medical education and global health. Originally born in Dallas, TX, I moved to Columbia, SC in elementary school and spent the majority of my childhood there. The University of Virginia provides a location where there are immense practice opportunities. I’m excited to be back in Charlottesville and work in the ED in the new role of a Resident! We both enjoy being outdoors, hiking, kayaking and working out at Orange Theory. Emergency Medicine Residency Overview At Prisma Health–Midlands, we have been developing outstanding young emergency physicians since 1978. The University of Maryland Emergency Medicine (UMEM) Residency Program. Lisa Brennan, Residency Coordinator. Along with the showcase, the EM PGY2 program will … Emergency Medicine Physician Assistant Postgraduate Practicum P. O. My EM interests include EMS and pediatric EM. I’m excited to be living in Charlottesville and to be in such a gorgeous area with great restaurants. He received his BS and PharmD degrees from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill prior to completing PGY1 and PGY2 Critical Care residencies at UVA. Welcome! My family and I are thrilled to start a new chapter of our lives in beautiful C’ville! Map Marker I studied social work in undergrad and spent several years working in refugee resettlement before deciding to pursue a career in medicine. EM RESIDENT MAGAZINE: Read it here . Sports and exercise have been constant fixtures throughout my life, evolving in form along the way. A summer research experience in medical school led me to discover that emergency medicine was my passion and where I feel most at home. Education has flung us about for a while! “UVa has a great national reputation and tradition in emergency medicine and offers the opportunity to focus the considerable talents of the faculty in furthering the mission of the University. My hobbies include powerlifting, scuba diving, snowboarding, anything outdoors, exploring restaurants with my lovely fiancée, and taking care of my cuddly black panther, Bagheera. My wife, Francie, and pup, Tater – both lifelong Hoos – took no convincing when we were deciding where we wanted to spend the next few years of our lives. Even though I had decided on emergency medicine in high school, I became interested in research during college so I got an MPH and did bioinformatics research in biomedical engineering and molecular genetics labs. The curriculum emphasizes exposure to a very complex and diverse patient population and focuses on advanced skills in critical care and procedures while working at multiple different clinical rotations, including the only Level 1 Trauma Center in the region. Never venturing far from home, my undergraduate years were spent at Guilford College, and I attended East Carolina Medical School, where I developed an interest in emergency medicine. I hope to have a career in academic medicine where research and teaching are significant parts of my career. As an emergency department located in the heart of Charlottesville, residents experience typical cases consistent with everyday practice, as well as rare, complex presentations. Within emergency medicine, my greatest interests are international/global medicine and disaster medicine. For fun, I play the violin with one of the local orchestras; I also love swing dancing, hiking, and playing boardgames with family and friends! We finally settled back in the States for medical school at The George Washington School of Medicine. Emergency Medicine Residency Raleigh Building, Suite 304 600 Gresham Drive Norfolk, VA 23507. Residency Purpose Statement. I returned to Charlottesville to study medicine here at UVA after realizing I don’t like 8 month winters. Charlottesville provides a tremendous amount of outdoor adventures, which is one of the reasons I was so drawn to this area. In my spare time I enjoy golf, racquetball, boxing, exploring wineries, and taking my dog, Aspen, hiking and camping. Feel free to reach out to chat or to hike, I’m always down for either! I attended Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia, where I was a math major and played club polo. I am a proud non-binary transfeminine person (if you are unfamiliar or have questions, please don’t be afraid to ask!) My medical interests include nephrology, academics, and administration. I went to the College of William and Mary for undergrad, then continued westward to Virginia Commonwealth University for medical school. The Virginia Tech Carilion Emergency Medicine Residency program is dedicated to training leaders in Emergency Medicine. I started working as a volunteer EMT and technical rescue technician with the South Orange Rescue Squad in Chapel Hill while in school and developed a love for emergency medicine. I fell in love with the people and scenery of Charlottesville during an away rotation in my fourth year and I’m happy to call this place my home for the next three years. Her interests in emergency medicine include medical education, teaching with chalk talks, and cardiovascular medicine research. I am excited to be close to my family and friends in the DMV. and I use they/them or she/her pronouns. While here I had the privileged of working with the Emergency Medicine team as a scribe, and decided to head to Norfolk and Eastern Virginia Medical School to obtain my MD. I also was a nurse for a few years in Richmond in a surgical trauma ICU. Raised in Austin, I got the first taste of east coast life when I moved to New York City to study Peace Studies at Manhattan College. She has two children and a pet rock (Gabby). Looking forward to exploring the Blue Ridge Mountains with my wife and daughter. Outside of medicine, I enjoy reading novels, traveling, and gardening (I would love to become a Master Gardner one day). UArizona COVID-19 Testing up 34% in Pre-Holiday Blitz At 7,541 administered from Nov. 9-13, the university’s COVID-19 testing, which continues through Nov. 25, is succeeding in goal to test large numbers of students before they head home for holidays. We offer programs in General Surgery, Vascular Surgery, and Thoracic Surgery. I completed undergraduate studies at the University of Puerto Rico—Rio Piedras Campus and then moved south to attend medical school at Ponce Health Sciences University. When not playing outdoors, I enjoy art, pretending to play the fiddle, and trying not to kill my houseplants. Given my aerial dance obsession, it’s probably the last one. Looking forward, I’m hoping to settle into a house with my partner, get to work learning the ways of the EM physician, and tease out in my own mind whether a critical care fellowship will be in my future. Skip to content UVA School of Medicine University of Virginia School of Medicine Medical toxicology (Emergency medicine) Full access is free for physicians and medical students. © 2020 Rector and Visitors of the University of Virginia.All rights reserved. I spent my childhood moving around the world, from the United States to Africa to Asia and back, before my mother and I settled in Massachusetts for my high school years. 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