This afternoon while traveling home on the light rail, I received a notification on my smartwatch. An email notification which, for a brief moment, made me freeze. “Congratulations” was the subject line.
I have now officially accepted an offer to do dual fellowships in critical care and cardiothoracic anesthesiology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital & Harvard Medical School from July 2017 – June 2019. These will easily be the most challenging yet educational years of my professional career, but I’m genuinely looking forward to this new chapter in my development. Just have to get through another 15 months of residency. 😀
I want to thank all the programs I interviewed at for the sincere privilege of their consideration. My interview trail was incredibly humbling, and quite frankly, learning how each institution approached these diverse subspecialties only made my passion grow.
Finally, here are some posts which led me to this point in my training: