Whether you’re starting your first day of residency or another year of training, July is a time of transition. It’s the busiest time of year in medicine as we close one chapter and start another. I’m still in awe that this is the start of my PGY-3 year in psychiatry. Before I know it, I’ll […]
The Summer After 1st Year: What Should You Do?
First of all, everyone has a different opinion on this. My advice is to take every piece of advice with a grain of salt and honestly- you do you. But what do some people do? Here’s a non-comprehensive list of some of the more popular options. Research. If you want a more competitive specialty, this […]
What to do the summer before med school starts
A lot of students wonder what to do with their summer before med school starts. If you’re like me at all, you’re probably thinking maybe I should buy a book and start studying so I don’t seem behind when the day of reckoning comes. Big Mistake! Do not try to study for med school before […]