Emily and...the Alan Zolman Incident
Emily Owens, M.D. Season 1 Episode 2 (10/23/12)
Emily treats a patient with severe OCD and discovers the patient has a brain tumor. She also treats a patient with heart failure. Both must undergo surgeries in order to survive. Dr. Pindari criticizes her inability to disconnect from her patients.
While treating these patients, Emily must also contend with the nurses who've decided to make her life difficult and the rumor mill regarding her love life. In an attempt to convince Will that she doesn't like him anymore, she says she has a crush on Micah and Cassandra overhears. Later, Emily tells Micah the truth about the rumor as Micah shares his mother's diagnosis with Emily.