James Eubanks, MD
PGY-1

Why did you choose UPMC residency program?
PM&R encompasses the best that 21st century medicine has to offer: patient empowerment, team-based care, and the integration of new technologies. As PM&R takes on a larger role in the management of noncommunicable diseases, it is an excellent time to join this exciting specialty. UPMC offers unparalleled access to a comprehensive clinical education, engaged faculty, and world-class research, making it the ideal institution for residency training.

Career Interests
Clinical: Spine and musculoskeletal medicine, neurorehabilitation, medically complex rehabilitation

Research: High-value spine and musculoskeletal care, spine pain, chronic pain, assistive technology

Internship: UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA

Medical School: Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University

Undergraduate: Furman University

Hometown: Charlotte, NC

Personal Interests
hiking, kayaking, exercising
traveling and seeing new people and places
teaching (and practicing!) mindfulness