Zachary Effron, MD

Zachary Effron, MD
Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California
Program: 
University Campus Residency
Year: 
PGY-I
Class of: 
2020

Where are you from?

San Diego, CA.

What are your personal interests/hobbies?

Beach, hiking, fishing and creating electronic music.

What are your professional interests?

Toxicology focusing on drugs of abuse, wilderness medicine.

Why did you choose UA EM?

I wanted to stay out west, and UA is a really well rounded program with the perfect blend of clinical experience and academics. Tucson seems like an awesome town, and my sister is a current OBGYN resident here as well.

What's your ideal vacation?

Sunshine, beach, good food, and cocktails served in coconuts.

What are your non-medical goals during residency?

Wear more sunscreen. Learn to cook something besides cinnamon toast crunch or quesadillas. I also hope to up my succulent/cactus game.