Holiday Cheer!

MERRY CHRISTMAS!!! JOYEUX NOËL!!! FELIZ NAVIDAD!!! What a wonderful day! And Happy Birthday to the Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ! Waking up at almost noon today is in stark contrast to how I used to wake up all giddy and whatnot at 8 AM as a kid on Christmas Day. I was just happy to get […]

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Christel Wekon-Kemeni, (3/8) M.D.

Winter Break is Here!!! And you already know what that means… I’m three semesters deep into my MD program!!! After next semester, I’ll be halfway done with medical school! Isn’t that insane? And soon after next semester, I’ll be starting my clinical rotations in the hospital! I can hardly believe it. The closer I get […]

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The Joy of Resilience

It’s been about a week since we started the Renal block, and I believe it’s safe to say that the physiology of the kidneys is complex as hell. I’ve been hammering away at it all week and I still am far from comfortable with how the kidneys work…and we have an exam on the physiology […]

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The Five-Day Block.

Good God. Last week was a lot. Buuut I finished the Derm block thooo!! Having a week-long block was an intriguing, yet annoying experience that I would never want to have to go through again. I was literally studying at all times, even having to sacrifice an hour or three of sleep in order to […]

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