Name: Christy Carter, MD
Class: PGY-3 EM/IM Combined
Hometown: Murfreesboro, TN
Morning person or night owl?: Night owl
Without giving away the title, write a one-sentence synopsis of your favorite book: Your perspective in life experiences shapes your reality.
____________ is my happy place. Fill in the blank: My parents’ house (preferably poolside or fireside). It still feels like home to me.
Most important lesson you've learned in residency so far?: Know what you don’t know. Be professional.
Best meal you've ever had?: Polenta Soffice con Ragu di Lumache + Honey lavendar salmon + Pistachio chocolate creme brûlée
What's the most "Baltimore" experience you've had since moving here?: HONfest followed by going to Tiki Barge for crushes and crab pretzels.
Favorite thing about UMEM?: The friends I’ve made with my co-residents and the opportunity to work beside attendings who genuinely care about education.
Who inspires you?: Personally- My sisters. Professionally- My dad and Dr. Liz Hines
What's something that most people don't know about you?: My first love for health was fitness. Right after high school, I moved to Santa Monica, CA and completed a 7 month training program prior to receiving my personal training certificate.
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