Chas Elliott, MD

Chas Elliott, MD
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Program: 
University Campus Residency
Year: 
PGY-I
Class of: 
2020

Where are you from?

Pittsburgh, PA.

What are your personal interests/hobbies?

Hiking, backpacking, soccer, golfing poorly.

What are your professional interests?

Critical care, wilderness medicine.

Why did you choose UA EM?

I did a rotation UA and really liked the learning environment that has been created here.  I was impressed by the high-level faculty, cool residents, good mix of academic and community, emphasis on resident wellness, and the beautiful Tucson weather (no snow!).  Plus, UA EM has a great reputation around the country.

What's your ideal vacation?

Backpacking trip in Patagonia

What are your non-medical goals during residency?

Improve my Spanish, become a master of Southwestern cuisine, get outside as much as possible.