Liam grew up in Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania and attended the University of Notre Dame where he majored in Preprofessional Studies and Peace Studies. Directly after graduating he enrolled at Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine where he is currently in his third year. While at Notre Dame, he was the co-president of its GlobeMed chapter for two years and organized the chapter's first annual global health internship to Laos. He also completed a service internship for Project H.O.M.E., an organization that provides housing and employment for formerly homeless residents in his home city of Philadelphia. This upcoming year he will be doing a research fellowship in orthopedic surgery for the Rothman Institute in Philadelphia. Outside of school Liam enjoys playing basketball and golf, traveling around the country, and grabbing a beer with friends in the city.