Grace Murray, MD


Where did you go for Undergraduate and Medical School?
I completed my undergraduate education at Washington University in St. Louis where I studies biomedical engineering and was a member of the swim team. I completed medical school at the University of Iowa.

Career aspirations:
I am not entirely sure where I want to end up in my career at this point but think I will likely lean toward more clinical practice at an academic institution.

What was your first job?
I worked as a summer lifeguard as my first job.

What is the furthest you've traveled from Omaha?
I have been several countries in Europe over two trips with my best friend.

If you couldn't work in medicine, what would you do?
Probably work in sports in some capacity. I have always said that I would love to be part of the field crew at Wrigley Field.

Best thing to do in Nebraska if you only had one day?
Go to the zoo!

Most fond fellowship experience or memory up to this point?
My fondest moments in medicine up to this points are probably the times I have spent bonding with my co-workers on both good and bad days.

Why did you choose Peds HO?
I love the science and medicine behind these specialties and that’s what first made me interested. Once I was able to spend some time on rotations with the specialty I fell in love with the patients and all of the people who work within the specialty.