Monica Petluru, MD
University of Texas Southwestern
Hometown: San Antonio, Texas
Undergraduate School: UT San Antonio
Medical School: UT Southwestern
Areas of Interest in Neurology: Neuromuscular, Neuro-ophthalmology, Sleep Neurology
Hobbies: Hiking, Stargazing, Traveling, Reading
Why Monica Chose the University of Colorado: There is a wide variety of neurology sub-specialties represented at the University of Colorado, and the faculty and residents are incredibly supportive. Plus, it's wonderful to have quick access to the mountains on your days off.
David Stevens, MD
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Hometown: Fort Worth, Texas
Undergraduate School: University of Tulsa
Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Areas of Interest In Neurology: Movement Disorders, Neurohospitalist
Hobbies: Basketball, tennis, hiking, traveling (with all this free time in residency), binge-watching Netflix
Why David Chose the University of Colorado: When he is falling down the ski slopes and causing panic in the crowds, he can just say "sorry I'm from Texas" and everyone understands; great hiking that is just an hour away; plenty of great parks and outdoor areas in the city as well, and the weather has been amazing so far.