Program M.D. Rural Primary Care Track (RPCT)
Hometown Asheville, NC
Undergraduate School and Major Clemson University, Biology/Bioengineering
Specialty / Career Plans Emergency Medicine trying to keep an open mind, however.
Extracurricular Activities Backpacking, Mountain Biking, Rock Climbing, Wakeboarding
Marital Status Married to an incredible woman.
Small classes, personable faculty, one of the top rural health programs in the country, excellent curriculum, incredible area of the country.
Being a Quillen Student
Love going to school here, no need to say more.
Living in Northeast Tennessee
The area has so many incredible recreational opportunities. I regularly climb or mountain bike after class. Many good, down to earth folks in this kind of area. Personally, I enjoy the farmer's markets and the small town feel of where my wife and I live in Jonesborough, TN, 15 minutes from school.
US Army Ranger. Infantry Officer out of Fort Bragg, NC for a while. Going back into the Army after school as a physician.
Words of Wisdom
School is what you make of it. Enjoy yourself, 4 years is not an insignificant portion of your life. Set goals for yourself every day. Once you have reached your goal for the day, stop and do something you enjoy.