Dr. Ghiardi grew up in Gwinn, Michigan and is a graduate of Gwinn High School and attended the Honor’s College at Michigan State University, where he received a degree in Biochemistry. He received his Doctor of Medicine at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, and completed his residency in the Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care at the University of Chicago Hospitals. He lives in Marquette Michigan with his wife and three children.
What is rural? My experience in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan
“My experiences growing up in a small rural town have given me a unique understanding of and appreciation for rural communities–so much so that I, like many others, have happily chosen to return to a rural area to work and raise my family.” Dr. Greg Ghiardi of Marquette gives an insightful personal account of what “rural” means to him in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.