Name, MD/DO + any additional degrees: Amanda Filiberto, MD

College/University: Brown University

Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

Hometown: Northport, NY

Clinical and Research Interests:  Vascular Surgery, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms, Specialized Pro-resolving Lipid Mediators, Resident Education

What were you looking for in a residency program? 

Warm weather, a livable city and happy and well-trained residents.

What are the strengths of the UF program?

The camaraderie among the residents, and our leadership: Drs. Upchurch and Sarosi.

What do you like best about living in Gainesville? 

You can own a house as a resident, you can run outdoors year around, and SEC football/sports.

List of hobbies/interests: Pretty much any outdoor activity, collecting vintage 1960s soccer stickers with my husband, hanging with my daughter.