We at the Merck Manuals would like to wish the very best to our 2016 graduates as they move onto their residencies. Over the course of their medical student careers they have bravely shared their experiences and journeys with you. Here is a small collection of their most popular posts. Dr. Lauren Rafka: Finding My […]
The Last Day of School Forever?
During this past week, only three things have stood between me and freedom: BLS, ACLS, and a research presentation. It’s crazy that this week is my last real week of true obligations. After this, it’s smooth sailing until graduation with certain award ceremonies and dinners to attend! Since my residency program requires me to have […]
The Last Day of Medical School
On a bulletin board at home, my parents have a picture of me and my neighbors on the first day of first grade. We all waited on the corner by a pile of boulders we called “the rocks.” I still remember that feeling: getting up in the morning, putting on my backpack, and knowing I […]