Dr. Alicia Minns grew up outside of Detroit, MI. She attended college at the University of Michigan and completed medical school at Tufts University in Boston. She then came to UCSD where she did her Emergency Medicine residency followed by a two-year fellowship in Medical Toxicology. Alicia is currently an Assistant Professor and serves as faculty in both Emergency Medicine and Medical Toxicology. She participates in research in both areas, and will be the fellowship director for Medical Toxicology starting in July, 2014.