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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...

8 Ways on How to Manage Stress in Medical School

Your daily life is your temple and your religion. When you enter into it take with you your all .  – Khalil Gibran Hi everyone!  These days I’m finishing up my last block of second year while studying for boards. While my “dedicated” 6-week board study period won’t start until May...

8 Points For Matching into Ob/Gyn as IMGs

This advice is geared towards international medical graduates (IMGs), but I’m sure it can be helpful to others. I found it hard to find specific IMG information for Ob/Gyn applicants so I hope this can be a help to someone! These are in no particular order: My favorite thing about OB/GYN...

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...

A Simple Timeline for Residency Applications

Starting fourth year of medical school a paradoxical sense of relief and worry washes over you at the same time. Relief that Step 1, Step 2 CK and CS are done–so no more studying for a while! Worry because of the looming question, what happens next? The excitement of this next chapter in...