Tate Johnson MD

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Name:
Tate Johnson

Hometown:
North Bend, NE

Where did you go for Undergraduate and Medical School?
University of Nebraska, UNMC

Career aspirations:
Rheumatology

What was your first job?
Detasseled in the mornings followed by afternoons at my uncles' farm implement where I served as a professional bolt-tightener/floor-sweeper/odd-job extraordinaire.

What is the furthest you've travelled from Omaha?
St. Lucia for some honeymooning

If you couldn't work in medicine, what would you do?
Park ranger somewhere in the mountains. Mix it up between backcountry patrol and extensive small talk with tourists; all in a wide brimmed ranger hat.

Best thing to do in Nebraska if you only had one day?
Husker game day

Most fond residency experience or memory up to this point?
Intern retreat! Despite the severe quadricep pain after kickball.