Michael Freedman, MD

PL-3 PALS Resident

Hometown: Gaithersburg, MD

College/Medical SchoolUniversity of Pittsburgh (college), University of Cambridge (MPhil), and University of California San Francisco (MD).

Hobbies/Interests: I play saxophone (formerly from the band Boyz II Mensch) and I love being outdoors- hiking, cycling, and mountaineering.

Other: My wife and I couples-matched (she's in internal medicine).

Travels/Languages: I’ve been to 6 continents and lived in 3.  Most recently I went to New Zealand for my honeymoon. I speak a little Hebrew and some Spanish.

Interesting Fact:  I know how to hypnotize a chicken.

Likes About UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh: The mentorship, the support, and most importantly— the people!