Humans of Sacred Heart – Erin Carroll '17

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What career do you want to pursue in college?
“I really want to be a pediatrician. I have always loved kids and have been very interested in medicine, so I think pediatrics will be a great fit for me.”
What made you develop a passion for medicine?
“Last summer I went to a hands-on medicine program at Brown University. I got to perform surgeries on a cadaver, and they let us hold real a brain, heart, cancerous liver, kidney and a collapsed lung. That experience inspired me to pursue a career in medicine.” 
Where do you see yourself in 10 years? 
“In ten years I would like to be a part of the program Doctors Without Borders working as a physician in training in mainland China.”
The King Street Chronicle thanks sophomore Erin Carroll ’17 for her contributions to “Humans of Sacred Heart.”
Photo by Nadia Zuaiter, Social Media Content Editor and Co-Podcast Editor
– Compiled by Nadia Zuaiter, Social Media Content Editor and Co-Podcast Editor