Undergrad: Indiana University, Bloomington Graduate School: MPH in Disaster Management @ Tel Aviv University Medical School: Technion - Israel Institute of Technology Interests: Global Health, Disaster Medicine, EMS, Social EM & Wilderness Medicine Amit was born and raised in Indianapolis, Indiana. After college, she moved to Israel, and attended graduate and medical school in her families native country. Amit loves traveling, hiking, playing tennis, board games and poker, and reading SciFi.
Undergrad: University of Miami Med School: Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine Interests: Pediatric EM Your yes girl to any adventure. Loves traveling with family and friends. Always down for a good restaurant, but you can count on her to order chicken fingers from the kids menu 90% of the time. Excited to be back home in Florida for residency!
Undergrad: University of Central Florida Med school: LECOM - Bradenton Interests: Critical Care and Ultrasound Vincent has spent the last 14 years living in Florida! On days off you can find him outdoors ranging from visiting nature trails to paddle boarding and relaxing at the beach. His hobbies include traveling, sitting outside with his favorite golden retriever Ella, and trying new restaurants.
Undergrad: Arizona State University Med school: Kansas City University Interests: Hyperbaric medicine, Critical Care, and Disaster Medicine Erik was born and raised in Minnesota, but has spent many years in and out of the Florida Keys. He’s a divemaster and spends his free time doing anything that involves the ocean including fishing, paddle boarding, and lazy days at the sandbar. Some of his other hobbies include working out, music, cooking, and traveling.
Undergrad: University of Miami Med school: Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University Daniel is a South Florida native who also spent some time living in Brazil. He is a sports fanatic who religiously follows his favorite soccer, football, basketball, and hockey teams. He enjoys electronic music, exercise, and the occasional Netflix binge with his dogs and cat. He never learned how to ride a bike, but might be inclined to try during residency.
Undergrad: University of Arizona Med school: Midwestern University – Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine Leon was born in Vietnam and raised in Arizona. He is a big foodie, especially all-you-can-eat restaurants. In his free time, he enjoys PC gaming, staying active by going to the gym and hiking, and spending time with his wife and newborn son. He is excited to move away from the desert and explore the beaches in Florida.
Undergrad: Texas A&M University Medical School: NYITCOM Interests: Toxicology and GME Kate is from Texas, born & raised! She is a huge music fan of everything from The Eagles to Tswift. She enjoys all different types of food and lounging with a good book & glass of wine! Her ideal day off includes a morning hot yoga session followed by bottomless brunch!
Undergrad: University of California, Berkeley Med School: Nova Southeastern University Interests: Ultrasound and Administration. Akash, born and raised in California, ventured out to sunny South Florida for medical school and residency. The one thing he will never gave up is his Lakers Nation pride! In his free time he loves exploring new experiences such as trying new cuisines that he could Yelp about, learning to play ukulele, and kicking back and enjoying time with his friends.
Undergrad: University of NC at Pembroke Med school: UNC School of Medicine (Go Heels!) Interests: Pediatrics, Teaching, EMS and Disaster medicine His interests include anything water related (surfing, paddle boarding, kayaking, wake boarding), lazy beach days, cooking, being a massive foodie, piano, being a dog dad (his name is Rocky!), wine/game nights and scary movies.
Townsend Reeves M.D Undergrad: Clemson University Medical School: Medical University of South Carolina Interests: Ultrasound, Simulation, and Education Townsend comes to us from up the coast in Charleston, South Carolina. He enjoys traveling, snowboarding, various mountain resorts, and hiking national parks. His local hobbies include bar trivia , playing ball, and exploring new restaurants.