Tyler Brinkman MD


Tyler Brinkman

Rochester, Minnesota

Where did you go for Undergraduate and Medical school? 
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, AUC School of Medicine (St Maarten)

Career aspirations?
As of right now: Pulmonary/Critical care vs cardiology vs academic hospitalist

What was your first job?
 I ran the score clocks at basketball tournaments in Rochester

What is the furthest you've travelled from Omaha? (Why did you go there!?)
Tough call, either:
1. Cape Town, South Africa for a global leadership class at U of M; or,
2. Thailand/Cambodia to celebrate being done with match/medical school.

If you couldn't work in medicine, what would you do? 
I've always thought being a travel photographer would be fun.

Best thing to do in Nebraska if you only had one day?
Golf 18 in the morning, brunch downtown and then a Huskers game

Most fond residency experience or memory up to this point? 
Beating Nate and Dr Neumeister with Prasanth in an EPIC ping pong match after the welcome picnic this year.