Reflections from my first year of medical school

Physical, Neurological, Psychological Evalulations

This block's last integrated problem solving (IPS) case study dealt with a seven year old boy who presents to a child psychiatrist with behavioral...

Middle of Block 5

Most of my friends outside of medical school have either already had Spring Break or are just beginning it. As for me, I have...

Space Medicine

Today was the second session of Space Medicine, the only elective I'm taking this block. Growing up, my father never pushed me towards any...

Muscle Memory

The term "muscle memory" is often used to describe how athletes can perform a task with incredible consistency. Think about shooting a free throw...

The Free Food Gene

If there's one thing I've discovered this weekend between blocks 4 and 5, it's the stark contrast between life inside and outside of medical...


I'm a cardiothoracic anesthesiology fellow and double board certified intensivist and anesthesiologist at Harvard looking to improve medical education, diagnostics, and patient safety while promoting team-based, patient-centered care.