Experiences from my fourth and final year of medical school

Apex – Transitioning From Medical Student To Doctor

Every fourth year medical student (MS4) at Baylor Med is required to take Apex, a pass/fail course which provides a "unique, practical and interactive...

Last Tuition Payment

My very last tuition note has been paid!! Over the last four years, I've spent less than $80,000 on medical-school-related expenses: tuition, insurance, fees,...

Admission Day Blues

Tomorrow is our team's second major admission day; we'll receive eight patients plus a possible ICU transfer. While having new patients on the service...

First Week of Medicine Sub-I

I almost forgot how rigorous hospital medicine can be, but being back on the wards has been a much-needed reminder why I...

Day 1 Of Medicine Sub-I

What a return to the clinical scene! Although my upper-level resident is switching, I've gotten to know the two MS2s and two interns I'll...


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.