It's hard to believe I'm entering my third and final year of
residency! They say time flies by when you're having fun...
I've absolutely loved my time here in Family Medicine at UVA and am
planning to make the most of my third year. I remember well the
interview trail, trying to find the right place. Discovering many
wonderful programs along the way, UVA impressed me like no other
program. The one thing that drew me here the most were the
people. The residents here are a close-knit family, in a very
family-friendly and supportive environment. Our faculty are also like
family, and I am proud to know them.
Our program focuses on evidence-based medicine, academic strength,
and a well-balanced versatility. We have the International
Family Medicine Clinic which provides care for refugees of
many nations, and the Mindfulness Center which focuses on the holistic
approach to well-being. Our faculty are great role models, active
publishers in peer journals, and always available to the residents.
They go out of their way to ensure our professional and personal
A little about me - I'm a proud Texas Aggie for both undergrad and
medical school. While in Texas, I met my amazing husband, Daniel,
and we married in 2005. We have fallen in love with this area and
hope to settle here for some time to come. We have three adorable
cats who are always getting into trouble but keep us greatly
I wish you the best in your residency search and I hope you strongly
consider UVA. Please feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
if you have any questions. Good luck!