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Emily Beck, MD - Chief Resident
Where are you from?
Edwardsville, IL (near St. Louis)
What are your personal interests/hobbies?
Spending time with family and friends, playing games, wine tasting, traveling, spa-ing (yes, we’ve determined it is a thing), scrapbooking, trying new restaurants, and spending time outside (not as intensely as my co-residents… I enjoy walking the dog, drinks on the patio, floating in the pool, playing yard games, outdoor music/margarita/salsa festivals)
What are your professional interests?
Clinical Medicine, Medical Education, US
Why did you choose UA EM?
My interview day had me hooked - beautiful weather, gorgeous mountains, fun and HAPPY residents and welcoming staff. Because of the longevity and reputation of the program, I knew I would be trained well. And, because of the people, I knew I would enjoy myself during the process!
Favorite activity in Tucson?
Having people over for dinner, games, and pool time!
What are your non-medical goals during residency?
Be an amazing wife no matter how tired or stressed I am, get to the gym, write/call home often, and start a family