"It's going to prepare me on a level by being trained by the nation's best," Shubert said. "I'm very excited about the chance to be able to train at Mayo -- it will certainly help me to become a better surgeon and I'm looking forward to a tremendous experience."
Medical school and a career as a health care provider was not the first path for Chris, settling into UAB’s business school was first. “Though a lot of people go with a biology major, those people often end up working in a lab or teaching high school -- neither of which really interested me,” said Shubert. “So I chose business school with the thought of getting an MBA. Even if I did get into medical school, this business knowledge wouldn't hurt me."