Michael Ross, MD is an attending emergency medicine physician at St. Luke’s Regional Medical Center in Boise, Idaho. He earned his medical degree from the University of Iowa, Iowa City and finished his Emergency Medicine residency at the University of Arizona in Tucson. After a short stay in Bozeman, Montana, Mike and his family have lived in Boise, Idaho since 2003. He has had a longstanding interest in Palliative Care and completed a graduate certificate from the University of Washington in 2019. Mike is now focused on education within the health care system and promoting the benefits of early palliative care for patients. Outside of the emergency department, Mike loves spending time with his wife and daughter, and enjoys doing anything and everything outdoors.