Rebecca Speer, MD

Rebecca Speer, MD

Hometown: Shippensburg, PA

College/Medical School: West Virginia University/Penn State College of Medicine

Hobbies/Interests: Poetry, cooking, baking, running, and trying to keep houseplants alive! I am interested in pursuing a career in Neonatology.

Travels/Languages: I had planned to travel to Ireland and Italy after med school graduation, but plans were changed due to COVID. I still hope to be able to take those trips in the future. 

An Interesting Fact About Yourself: I try to bake a new dessert at least twice a month.

Why Did You Choose UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh: My interview day at UPMC Children's Hospital was fantastic. I really enjoyed meeting all the residents and administrative staff and felt like I would have endless opportunities to pursue my passions as a resident!