February 2013

Curious again

February 10, 2013

I’m now on a 3-month stretch of outpatient block with more manageable hours and fewer night shifts. After sleep and exercise I now feel my curiosity coming back, something that can quickly evaporate when my most basic needs are not tended to. One of my co-residents inspired my rediscovery of Evernote as a note-taking tool. […]

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Life after residency

February 6, 2013

We recently had a seminar on “life after residency.” We were asked what we ultimately want in our job and career. In the midst of residency demands, what I crave most right now is freedom and autonomy — to make my own schedule, to have a routine, to sleep each night in my bed, to […]

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