A Day In Pictures

A Day In Pictures

Just a few words per picture here today:   I really like this gym bag, but it squeaks when I carry it!!  Any good gym bag recommendations? Going to the gym and getting ready before night call is the best ever!  I love that I get all day to relax and nap, then I can … Continue reading »

A Day On The Neurology Service

A Day On The Neurology Service

First of all, thank you all so much for your support while I blog intermittently though residency- all your nice comments mean SO much to me!!! Now, onto Neurology!  (Mayo just ranked #1 in the country for neurology!  It also ranked #1 for 8 other specialties I think… it’s a pretty great place!) My intern … Continue reading »

A Night On Call

A Night On Call

          Last week, I had my first night on call.  All day I sat at home with anxiety about the night ahead of me.  I knew I had to go into the hospital at 7pm and could leave at 11 am the next day.  Anything that happened overnight was my responsibility. … Continue reading »

Day In The Life Of A Resident

Day In The Life Of A Resident

Across the country, it has become standard for residency programs to begin on July 1st.  Mayo Clinic (always trying to be different ) usually has new rotations, and therefore new residents, start on Saturdays.  For every new rotation I have this year, I will start on a Saturday- no idea why, but this is how … Continue reading »

Week One Of Residency

Week One Of Residency

***Get ready for the longest post ever.  I have no idea what my schedules will be like, so I will just post when I can for now- hopefully once a week Last Monday was my first day as an official Mayo Clinic resident physician.  We have two full weeks of orientation before we begin seeing … Continue reading »

It’s Official:  First Day Of Residency!

It’s Official: First Day Of Residency!

Yesterday was my first day of residency!!!  As you can imagine, this week is crazy busy- so blogging is limited.  I’m going to try to keep twitter updated and I will definitely be on instagram so we can stay in touch!  Until further notice, I’m off learning how to be a doctor!

Accepted.com Interview #2

Accepted.com Interview #2

It’s almost Friday!!  Yippee!  I hope you’re all enjoying your day A few years ago, I did an interview for Accepted.com all about medical school.  Now that I’m about to start residency, Accepted.com wanted to do a follow-up interview about 4th year, applying for residency, and more!  You can read my first interview here and … Continue reading »