Emily Zametkin

Resident — Class of 2020

Hometown: Kensington, Maryland

Medical School: University of Queensland-Ochsner (Brisbane, Australia and New Orleans, Louisiana)

Previous Lives: Professional grocery shopper, Match Corps tutor, barista, researcher

Interests/Hobbies: Traveling, exploring the cities I live in, good food, meeting new people, very occasionally exercising, skiing, reading novels, hanging out with animals (minus reptiles, sorry), hiking, beaching, and sailing

5-year Plan: Residency! Mostly, I would like to learn more about what I love about EM and figure out whether or not I want to do a fellowship. I’d also like to spend some quality time with family and friends.

If she wasn’t a doctor she would be: A tugboat captain or a crewmember on a luxury yacht

Favorite Sports Teams: Redskins and Bruins (I know little to nothing about these teams but in my mind I’m a die-hard fan because they rep the cities I love)

Favorite Place to Visit: Just one? Maine, Australia, the Chesapeake Bay, and ice cream parlors

Favorite Movies: The Usual Suspects, Fantasia, Men in Black, The Nightmare Before Christmas, Beetlejuice, Fried Green Tomatoes, Beasts of the Southern Wild, Baghdad ER, Ace Ventura: Pet Detective