Faculty Profile:

Astrid Grouls, MDMcGovern Medical School
Astrid Grouls, MD is a PGY-3 at McGovern Medical School in Internal Medicine with an interest in incorporating art into medical education. She graduated from Austin College in Sherman, Texas in 2012 with a major in biology and minors in art and Spanish. She completed medical school at the McGovern Medical School in Houston, Texas in 2012 and remained there to pursue Internal Medicine. In 2018, she began the inaugural Art in Medicine committee after interest was shown in the residency program. It remains a resident-run program today with goals of decreasing resident burnout and fostering inter-professional communication.