Well hello! It’s been quite a long while, huh 🙂 Medical school is no walk in the park, and adjusting back to student life after many years away wasn’t either! A Mantra It’s obviously no secret that medical school is hard. With that in mind, I learned how important it was to be kind to … More Rewind – First Year Lessons
I mentioned in my previous ‘Narrative’ post that I was a reapplicant to medical colleges this year. This was the second time I applied, the first was in the 2011 cycle for entry in 2012. You could say I took my time to re-prepare and make sure that this was truly the career for me. … More On Being a Reapplicant
To answer this question, I’d like to first talk about a bit of history… For as long as I can remember, I have wanted to be a physician, and that was something everyone in my life encouraged and supported. I had worked hard throughout high school and college with this end goal in mind. I … More Why am I Decidedly DO?
Hello friend, welcome to the Decidedly DO blog! I’ve started this blog as a way to keep track of information I have used in my journey to and through medical school, and even after. I’ve divided the site into different sections — here is a quick run-down of two specific ones: Helpful Resources – this … More Hello, is this thing on?