Tunnel Vision

Tunnel Vision

I grew up not far from a train station. The train left every fifteen minutes from my little suburb and cut straight to the middle of downtown Portland and, when I was ten or so, I got occasional summertime permission to walk to the station, hop the train, and meet my...

Residency Roundup: The Next Step!

What next step is awaiting your medical family this June or July??In June, my DrH transitions from being a junior resident to a senior resident! We finally get to say good riddance to primary call! No more attempting to sleep at the hospital waiting for crazy things...

Anti-climactic

5th year is starting in 4 weeks. And I thought I would be more excited. While I am indeed excited, it feels very anti-climactic. For so many years I looked at 5th year as our final year. One last year before we could start paying off loans. We are almost at 5th year,...

Fellowship question

I was hoping to get the advice of some of you experienced in fellowships. My husband wants to do a fellowship, but I have my concerns. Well, one concern actually, my kids. We were only in MI for 2 years when we moved again to Philly. The first year was really tough on...