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Christine Carlson

Christine Carlson

Academic Office Information

Christine is the EM Director of Education. She manages all aspects of the emergency medicine residency program and supervises the education admin team for medical student rotations, fellowships, and simulation. She is involved in program curriculum planning, EM educational weekly conference, resident scheduling, residency/education budgets, residency recruitment, multiple committees, and much more.

Where I lived before here: Madison, WI

College: Northern Illinois University (BFA - Painting)

Favorite Job (before this one): The Onion Newspaper

Favorite Music: Neko Case, Crooked Fingers, The Thermals, Ben Kweller, Stevie Wonder, Califone, Tilly & The Wall, Nina Simone, Brendan Benson, Metallica (pre 1989) , Gillian Welch, Meshell Ndegeocello, Elliott Smith, Beck, Of Montreal, Regina Spektor, Clem Snide, Beastie Boys, David Bowie, and so much more.

Favorite Movies: Goonies, Shaun of the Dead, Iron Giant, True Romance, Big Hero 6

Favorite Books: Choose Your Own Adventure

Hobbies: Backpacking, camping, hiking, snowboarding, art, live music, leisurely bike rides, eating locally, rock-collecting, a good night sleep, hanging with my family, and missing Silas (aka Space Dog).

Why Utah? A geologist got me to move here and then I found a job here at the University with this amazing program.