3 FOR 3
Richard Kaiser, MD
Carl Regillo, MD
David Brown, MD
Baruch Kuppermann, MD, PhD
1. WHAT CAR DID YOU DRIVE IN MEDICAL SCHOOL, AND WHAT CAR DO YOU DRIVE NOW?
Carl Regillo, MD: Then, no car—bicycle only. These days, a BMW 640 (and I still ride a bicycle).
David Brown, MD: In med school, it was a Jeep Grand Wagoneer with faux wood panels. Now, it’s Ford F250 pickups and a BMW M3 convertible.
Baruch Kuppermann, MD, PhD: Old classic restored 1963 Ford Thunderbird. Now, it’s a Porsche Cayenne.
2. WHAT WAS YOUR FIRST BIG-TICKET PURCHASE AFTER FELLOWSHIP?
Carl Regillo, MD: Watch from my wife as a graduation gift (first home came 4 years later after leaving the military)
David Brown, MD: New construction house
Baruch Kuppermann, MD, PhD: My first house
3. IF YOU STOPPED PRACTICING MEDICINE TODAY BUT STILL HAD TO MAKE A LIVING, WHAT WOULD YOU DO?
Carl Regillo, MD: Medical drug/device development
David Brown, MD: Energy trader, and continue cattle ranching
Baruch Kuppermann, MD, PhD: Architect (or be the guy in the Dos Equis ads!)