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Pregnant in Medical school & Residency – My story & lessons learned!

Pregnant in Medical School and Residency: My story & lessons learned! A guest post by Habiba Tunau, MD. . During Medical school I made it a goal to graduate with a degree in one hand and a baby in another.  I had a supportive husband, so we started trying to conceive when I was in my third … Continue reading Pregnant in Medical school & Residency – My story & lessons learned!

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Wednesday Around the Web: 4/26/17

Welcome to “Wednesday around the Web.” Each week we’ll feature the best #LifeofaMedStudent Tweet of the Week and I’ll share a few of the latest or greatest news articles, blogs, or research topics that I think are important to those in medical training. Continuing my current goal for improving the financial education of #LifeofaMedStudent followers, each week will […]

The Light at the End of the Tunnel

The Light at the End of the Tunnel Medical training is long, and at times very dark - for the end is seemingly forever away. But, my time as a student of formal medical education, is slowly coming toward it's enviable end. Residency is almost over! I've nearly made it to the light and out the … Continue reading The Light at the End of the Tunnel

A Month in Sri Lanka – My Amazing Elective Experience!

A Month in Sri Lanka: My Amazing Elective Experience! A guest post by Jazmin Hawes (@jaz_hawes)   My elective in Sri Lanka was unquestionably amazing. I absolutely loved it! I was placed at Colombo South Teaching Hospital, a hospital about 15 minutes south of Colombo city. I had the most amazing registrars and interns looking after … Continue reading A Month in Sri Lanka – My Amazing Elective Experience!

Wednesday Around the Web: 4/19/17

Welcome to "Wednesday around the Web." Each week we'll feature the best #LifeofaMedStudent Tweet of the Week and I'll share a few of the latest or greatest news articles, blogs, or research topics that I think are important to those in medical training. Continuing my current goal for improving the financial education of #LifeofaMedStudent followers, each week will … Continue reading Wednesday Around the Web: 4/19/17

How to Land the Residency You want

How to Land The Residency You Want Disclaimer: This is sponsor post from BoardVitals and is an excerpt from their free ebook A Complete Guide to Medical Residency. This free resource is designed to help medical students and residents land and survive their residency of choice. BoardVitals is a site sponsor, and thus has a financial relationship … Continue reading How to Land the Residency You want

The Best of #PagedBecause

We've all been there... the awkward, unusual, or just very unnecessary page. The "paging you, to see if your pager is working" page. The "oh just wanted to let you know" at 3am page. The "your patient is doing something crazy" page. Now, thanks to @concernecus for starting the thread - the twitter world has a hastag … Continue reading The Best of #PagedBecause

Top five considerations when taking your first job!

Top five considerations when taking your first job! A guest post by Smart Money MD Many of us are finishing up our residencies and fellowships around this time of year, and are probably finalizing your job selection. Some of us will continue on in a practice in the same city or state, while others will … Continue reading Top five considerations when taking your first job!

Wednesday Around the Web: 4/5/17

Welcome to "Wednesday around the Web." Each week we'll feature the best #LifeofaMedStudent Tweet of the Week and I'll share a few of the latest or greatest news articles, blogs, or research topics that I think are important to those in medical training. Continuing my current goal for improving the financial education of #LifeofaMedStudent followers, each week will … Continue reading Wednesday Around the Web: 4/5/17