Glen Ellyn, IL
John Carroll University
Loyola University Chicago
Erica Koch, MD
Hanging with my family, cooking, hiking, TV, reading
Why did you choose VUMC Emergency Medicine?
The collaborative and family feel of the program blew me away on my interview day. I was looking for a challenging academic environment with a focus on solid clinical teaching, and I definitely feel I found that at Vanderbilt. We also loved the Nashville area and all the opportunities outside of work.
What are your interests within Emergency Medicine?
QI, ultrasound, women's health
What would you be doing if you weren't doing Emergency Medicine?
Family Medicine or Internal Medicine
What's your 5-year plan?
Settling down with my family in the Nashville area, likely pursuing a fellowship, and figuring it out from there
What's a random fact about you?
I initially was a voice performance major in undergrad and planned on a career in opera.