Category: residency

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Pregnancy during Medical School & Residency

19 Dec 2013

by Callie Thompson, MDI have read a lot of discussions about “the right time” to have a baby during a career in medicine and most of them come to the conclusion that there is no right time. I don...

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Early Lessons in Leadership

20 Nov 2013

by Sophia K. McKinley Do you consider yourself a leader? For most of medical school, I did not consider myself a leader. To me, leaders were people with big personalities and big visions, the kind of...

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10 Steps to a Successful Residency Interview

17 Oct 2013

by Allison Hoyle, D.O.Fall is the exciting time in our medical education during which our residency interviews begin. It is important to be prepared for what is to come, as these interviews are diffe...

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Unconventional: Our Couple’s Match Story

17 Sep 2013

by Brittany Bankhead-Kendall, M.D., M.Sc.Match Day 2012 was supposed to be the best day of our lives. Or one of them, at least. But it was so, so not. Monday morning my husband and I left our respecti...

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Solidarity

14 Aug 2013

by Minerva Romero Arenas, MD, MPHSince medical school, I had an interest in oncology. Our professors frequently invited patients and families to come and share with our class how they were personally ...

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Internship: Ready, Set, Go!

21 Jun 2013

by Callie Thompson, M.D.Congratulations to all of you newly minted Doctors of Medicine! It is almost time to start your internships! You are probably trying to imagine what it will be like, and you ar...