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Hometown: Jamestown, OH
College/Medical School: Eastern Kentucky University/University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine
Research Project: Transition Care in Down syndrome and children with special health care needs, prescribing practices and national trends in care of children and adolescents with ADHD
Career Goals: To provide general pediatric, as well as neurologic and developmental care, to patients with developmental disabilities. I am particularly interested in working with kids with medical complexity, children with Down syndrome and neurofibromatosis.
Hobbies/Interests: Coffee, hiking, checking out new restaurants
Travels/Languages: Bolivia, India, Italy, Greece, PR
I’m attempting to relearn Spanish; I’m hoping to become knowledgeable in Pittsburghese…
An Interesting Fact About Yourself: I like to roast my own coffee beans – but I haven’t been successful at growing my own beans yet (I have a black thumb).
More About Me: I chose UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh because of its strong pediatrics and neurodevelopmental programs. The faculty and residents in the CN/NDD programs are incredibly supportive and very personable. My wife and I have enjoyed exploring Pittsburgh, especially the many restaurants and coffee shops.
Likes About UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh: Really enjoyed Pittsburgh and UPMC Children's when I was here for my visiting rotation. The Peds and CN/NDD programs had great faculty and residents and they were communities that I wanted to be a part of.
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
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