Elif Soysal, MD

Elif Soysal, MD

Hometown: Istanbul, Turkey

College/Medical School: Koc University School of Medicine

Hobbies/Interests: Sailing, bouldering and yoga. And exploring the city with my pup, Cheddar!

Travels/Languages: I went on a Eurorail trip and visited almost all countries in Europe. I also used to spend all of my summers sailing in Greek Islands. Turkish and intermediate level German. 

An Interesting Fact About Yourself: I used to be a dedicated gamer! I still try to make time for a 30 minute session every other day.

Why Did You Choose UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh: The people!! I was amazed by the dedication of leadership, faculty and other residents the moment I stepped foot in the hospital.