That is seriously the question! Here are a few updates: Officially said goodbye to being an MS2! Yay! That is definitely the most important update of all lol! Second year was pretty challenging, but I am grateful for the many ways that I was stretched this year. I pray that I can continue to hold onto … Continue reading To Blog or Not to Blog?
To be honest, November 8th will be etched into my memory forever. As I sit here in front of my computer, I have written and rewritten this introduction more times than I would like. I wanted to paint the picture for my readers, while equating this event to Game #7 of the 2010 NBA Finals. … Continue reading On Panem.
Dear Applicant, The road towards medicine may be relatively difficult, but know that you are courageous for taking the first step and applying. This blog post is inspired by my own personal journey, and designed to give you insight. If you feel as though your questions were not answered, please comment below and … Continue reading Interviews and Inner Views: Q & A Session
This past summer I completed a fellowship with the Primary Care Leadership Program. On one hand, I considered the experience a test of endurance-- given this was the first time I was away from home, and Arizona is a bit on the hotter side! On the other hand, it challenged me to come to grips with … Continue reading Tell me About Yourself
Arizona has been an absolute blast, although it has been ridiculously HOT! Yesterday was thee hottest it’s been, and registered at an astounding 124 degrees! Perhaps the heat was due to the black interior of my car—which has appropriately been named “Big Black” lol. Or, it may have genuinely been that hot outside. As a … Continue reading [AZ] Living.
Hello all! Just wanted to stop by and let you all know that I am still here! My final block of first year has taken a lot of my time. Partly because I'd never learned neurobiology before, and moreso due to my "senioritis before actual senioritis." Guys and gals, I am so burnt out, but … Continue reading Mini-Update
Passed my Block 3 exams! Hallelu! ❤ And my research project was accepted for the summer. I am still waiting to hear back for the summer fellowship, please keep me in your prayers lovelies!
Well, sort of... Even though adequate time has passed since my last post, I just want you all to know that I am alive and doing well! ❤ My exam period starts in T-minus 4 days, and I am excited about the sleep, manicure/pedicure and crochet braids that are soon to follow (prepping for block … Continue reading Revival.
Happy New Year beauties and gents ❤ Once again, I apologize for the delay in my posting! This has been my current situation: That's right. I have been living under a rock piles of work and learning objectives. I think the most difficult part of this block is simply time management. There's been so much to … Continue reading New Year, Same School Work
Based on my last post, I am sure you all were aware that things had been challenging for me. To add some context, Block 2 was pretty stressful. Not due to the difficulty of the material, but due to the self-doubt. At my school, we take weekly self-assessments that do not count for a grade, … Continue reading Keep Growin’ Strong.