Author - Mohammad Faisal Loya, MD

How to Land a Fellowship after Residency

Just when you thought you were safe it’s that time again; where we start to think about How am I going to pay those loans back? What fellowship do I want to apply to? How can I get that fellowship when I am competing against so many people in my class? Well, I am here to help you with just that. Are you interested in obtaining a fellowship? Applying for a fellowship is competitive–duh.  We all know that right? It depends on a multitude of factors; the program you are doing residency...

HY Advice for First Year of Residency

Congratulations on matching! All the years you’ve waited to finally start applying your knowledge, finally start making money, and to finally throw away that short coat that has cadaver stains on it is here.  Intern year can be intimidating. You may be thinking to yourself “people’s lives are going to be in my hands,” but its not that bad.  Your step 2 knowledge, basics of pathophysiology and pharmacology will come back to you at a speed you won’t even realize...