Sewickley, PA


New York University

Medical School:

SUNY Upstate Medical University

Noella Richman, MD


Spending time with family and friends, hiking, painting, tennis, gardening, cooking, podcasts, coffee.

Why did you choose VUMC  Emergency Medicine?

I liked the people here and was impressed with how close people were here, including the residents and program leadership. the program placed great emphasis on resident education, the emergency department takes care of a high acuity of illness, and it was a large referral center for trauma and medical patients in the state of Tennessee and neighboring states.

What are your interests within Emergency Medicine?

Medical education and addiction medicine

What would you be doing if you weren't doing Emergency Medicine?

Painting and teaching art classes.

What's your 5-year plan?

To continue to become a better doctor

What's a random fact about you?

I have a geriatric pug beagle mix named Mojito with a large personality, come to Vandy and meet her.