I disliked my attending physicians because they made me feel I am a nuisance. I was offended by their attitude....Medicine is not a half-hearted calling.
Practicing a new tradition, medicine board ops, is synonymous to breaking the culture of hierarchy in the medical field. I don’t exactly know how it started. But one thing I know, the practice is bringing everyone together. Though we may have individual differences we have one common selfless desire – to serve. There’s not much [...]
First we lay down the difference between survive and thrive. To survive is to continue to live or simply exist on the other hand to thrive is to prosper or flourish. Of course, we wouldn’t want to just simply exist, we want to bloom wherever we are planted. Prepare It’s going to be tough. Prepare [...]
Dear Medical Students, You may be gearing right now for the most feared “death march”. Probably, it hasn’t even started yet but you can’t wait for it to be over. I know. Been there done that. It was so draining and stressful that after 1st year death March (2012) I cut my near-waist length hair [...]
Lately, I have been tired. I mean who doesn't? It has already been 6 months of this PRE DUTY FROM cycle. There are days when I’m just pumped up to go on duties. It’s actually kinda fun. The cases you get to see and the cool stuff you get to do. You get to poke [...]
So done with our IM rotation! well generally I'm happy its over only because it means i'm done with one of 4 major rotations for junior internship. I'm having separation anxiety right now haha! My apprehension before the start of June (IM rotation) was sky rocketing. Like hello! My first rotations were relatively chill and this [...]