HI VACAY.

I finished OB/Gyn!!! An officially 1/2 of 3rd year. Since labor and Delivery, I have rotated though clinic (routine ob visits and annual checkups), outpatient offices (Uro/gynecology, pelvic pain clinic, Reproductive endocrinology, In-vitro fertilization, Planned Parenthood), Gyn oncology, and general gyn surgery. Phew. This rotation was a lot of running around, and having to frequently …

Labor and Delivery

The last 2 weeks have been my longest and most intense of medical school thus far. Starting OB/Gyn was entering a new world, I really had so much to learn. My first week was the day shift, 7-7. My 2nd was the night shift, 6:30pm- 8:30 am.... I am still recovering (writing this post as …

#100HappyDays

Have you guys heard of the 100 Happy Days Challenge? Check it out! "We live in times when super-busy schedules have become something to boast about. While the speed of life increases, there is less and less time to enjoy the moment that you are in. The ability to appreciate the moment, the environment and …

Gratitude Lists

I finished one week of Child Psych. So far, I'm having a really hard time wrapping my head around psychiatry. So much of it seems...subjective? Or at least to the point that I don't have enough knowledge yet to recognize the true diagnostic process. I feel pretty comfortable interviewing medical patients and trying to understand …

Child Psych Begins…

Just finished my second day of Child Psych- boy, is it different. I am working at a partial hospitalization program downtown, so the kiddies come during the day for an average of 1-2 weeks and go home at night. The have group therapy, classroom sessions, and 1:1 therapy. They learn coping mechanisms, meditation, and how …