Perez will specialize in emergency medicine, while Nguyen will focus on diagnostic radiology after a one-year surgery internship at UCLA's Harbor Medical Center. "It felt like we were experiencing everyone's emotions tenfold," Perez said. As far as what people got on tests, she was my barometer." Nguyen, in turn, used Perez to "normalize relationships," to see if it was OK to respond a certain way after dealing with, say, a difficult patient, a challenging rotation or a hurtful encounter.
The nurse and the doctor are here.' I was called the nurse pretty often.
Since they both grew up in Southern California, they decided to carpool down to visit their families for the holidays.
Between Thanksgiving and Christmas of 2012, they became a couple.
Brooke Su never had to debate the pros and cons of a relationship with someone in her field.
When she started school in 2011, she'd already been dating a UCSF med student for two years.