Why Albuquerque: Great reputation of program, super nice residents, caring program director, underserved Spanish-speaking patients, sunshine (YAY!), critical care.
Life Before Med School: I lived in sunny Recife until the beginning of high school, when my immediate family moved to Scotia, NY. For college, I moved to Ithaca, NY, a place that is very dear to me for its beauty and amazing people. Finally, my husband and I moved to Philadelphia for medical school/graduate school.
Hobbies: Dancing, traveling, photography, baking.
Worst/Best job: Best job - medical interpreting.
Favorite Band: Coldplay. With that said, I love most music… from Andrea Bocelli to Eminem.
Favorite Movie: Bridget Jones Diary