Christine Carlson


Christine Carlson is the Associate Director of Education. She manages the emergency medicine residency program and supervises the educational admin team for medical student rotations and fellowships. 

Where I lived before here: Madison, WI

College: Northern Illinois University (BFA - Painting)

Favorite Job (before this one): The Onion Newspaper in Madison, WI

Favorite Music: Neko Case, Crooked Fingers, The Thermals, Ben Kweller, Stevie Wonder, Califone, Tilly & The Wall, Nina Simone, Brendan Benson, old Metallica (Kill 'Em All/Ride The Lightning), Gillian Welch, Meshell Ndegeocello, Elliott Smith, Beck, Of Montreal, Regina Spektor, Eef Barzelay, 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.

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

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Only a few years ago, the presence of an emergency medicine residency in Utah was still just a dream. In 2005 that dream became a reality, and in June of 2008 we graduated our first class of emergency medicine residents.

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Administrative Program Coordinator
Gabriela Montiel
Phone (801) 585-9397

Associate Director of Education
Christine Carlson
Phone (801) 581-2272