Vivek Ashok, MD

Vivek Ashok, MD
PL-1 Medicine-Pediatrics Resident

Hometown: Reston, VA

College/Medical School: Rush Medical College

Hobbies/Interests: Team trivia, mixology, ice cream tasting, cooking, Bhangra, listening to podcasts, aquariums, space

Travels/Languages: India, Egypt, Costa Rica, Honduras, Mexico, Canada, the UK, France, Belgium, Greece, Spain, Hungary, Austria/Kannada, Spanish, and a little bit of Tamil

An Interesting Fact About Yourself: I am in a YouTube video that has more than 80 million views.

Why Did You Choose UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh: So many reasons! The camaraderie and close-knit family that the residents emanate. The Med-Peds presence and sheer number of opportunities for personal and professional development. The genuine investment into the surrounding Pittsburgh community. The emphasis on teaching, service, and advocacy. The amazing city of Pittsburgh - a seamless integration of metropolitan vibes with natural beauty.