Applying to residency is confusing. Each specialty has different lengths of training, prerequisites, and deadlines that can be hard to keep track of. On top of that, there are different types of residencies to apply to: categorical, advanced, preliminary, and transitional. Huh? What do those mean? Categorical residency is the type of residency that great majority of people […]
Fourth Year Begins
I just received my Sub-I orientation packet! Its official now, I’m back to doing what I love. I am a little bit nervous though. This is the real deal. I’m not a third year anymore. Greater expectations, more opportunities, this year is going to be fantastic! With only 1 shelf exam, I’ll be able to […]
You Got Plans Friday Night?
The summer after your first year, you may find yourself with some time on your hands. Maybe even enough time to pick up a new hobby, join a city kickball team, find a new happy hour, or even go on a few dates (yes, it is possible while in med school). While making plans for the […]