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A Physician's Heart.

I cared for you even before we met.

As letters meandering the page
sketched the contours of a portrait,
I looked forward to meeting you. 169 more words


Let's catch up

About a month ago, I met up with a friend for the first time in over a year. We tried to hang out sooner, but it really just never happened (we live really far from each other). 303 more words

Life Is Good.

Women in Medical School

The best kind of friendships are fierce lady friendships where you aggressively believe in each other, defend each other, and think the other deserves the world. 687 more words

Honorable Mention: Presentation Torment Pays Off

Well, I am not usually one to toot my own horn but I think this may be relevant to others.

Today I received an Honorable Mention for my Clinical Research Presentation at the Wayne State School of Medicine Medical Student Research Symposium. 474 more words


Thoughts on Residency Ranking

Well, interview season is a wrap! It’s been a whirl wind of travel (mostly driving for me), waking early, and smiling a LOT. My cheeks are verifiably 2x larger than the start of interview season. 649 more words

Medical School

Educating the educators

The weekend that we have just passed has been tiring. As I mentioned earlier on in the blog, I am the year 3 coordinator for a peer assisted learning society for the medical school. 205 more words


Escape Fire (documentary)(1/17/2016)

I recently watched documentary about the shoddy state of the healthcare system in the United States. I’m in medical school, this is what we do: endlessly “process” our understanding of the system we work in until all optimism and hope has been drained from our fatigued bodies. 1,040 more words