004 im resident spotlight 2015
Murtaza Hussain W

Murtaza Hussain

MD

Program:

Internal Medicine, Graduating Class of 2023

Originally from:

I'm from Michigan but parents were born in India.

Education:

Medical school: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, East Lansing, Mich.

Why did you stay in Michigan?

My family and community are here, both very important social aspects of my life!

Why did you choose your specialty?

I chose IM because you are the point person for patients, and you can be their advocate on their treatment. Also there are many different specialties if one decides to pursue that path.

Family?

My family is here in Michigan :)

When you're not working, what do you do for fun?

I love playing sports, anything to get the blood pumping ... basketball, football, soccer, pretty much anything.

Favorite film?

The Shawshank Redemption. It was such a deep movie that really gave you an understanding of the characters.

Biggest surprise about working at Hurley?

Everyone here is super friendly and always willing to help you. Really does feel like a Hurley Family!