The “Best Start To Intern Year” Award Goes To…

I’m two weeks into my intern year and I must say, I could not have asked for a smoother transition into this new era of my life. I’m sure that I would be in the running of the “Best Start To Intern Year” Award, if such an award existed. I say that because while many […]

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The Dawn Of A New Era

On Monday June 24th, my residency training will officially begin. Lemme say it again for the people in the back. (Mostly for myself though 😅) I AM OFFICIALLY STARTING MY RESIDENCY TRAINING THIS MONDAY!!! I’m really excited to finally start being a doctor and to practice honing my medical skills! My two-week orientation period was absolutely […]

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Life After Graduation

Hey there! Good to see you again, I missed ya! 😄 So I’m sure that by now, you’ve already noticed that there have been a “few” changes to the layout of the blog. Okay, a little more than a few; the blog looks completely different and I love it! 😊 It’s been a long time coming […]

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Christel Wekon-Kemeni, M.D.

CHRISTEL WEKON-KEMENI, M.D. DR. CHRISTEL WEKON-KEMENI. Man, it feels SOOO good to be able to FINALLY say that!!! All the work that I’ve put in over the years coupled with the countless sacrifices I’ve made to achieve this goal have all culminated into me being able to call myself a medical doctor!! Of course, this […]

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The Beginning of A Surreal Transition

That moment when you realize that you’re ONLY THREE WEEKS AWAY from graduation!!! I’m really going to have an M.D. in three weeks y’all. Like, I’m really about to be a Black Man, M.D. forreal forreal. I can’t even begin to express the level of emotion that I will surely feel during Graduation weekend and […]

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The Marvels of Leadership

I’m just going to go ahead and warn you now, this post might end up being one of my long ones. I already know that I’ll have plenty of opportunities to get long-winded as I type about my experiences at the SNMA’s Annual Medical Education Conference, where I spent most of this past week at. […]

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Preparations.

Umm, okay……well……not much has changed in my life since my last post. Your boy is still here making the most of the free time that has been afforded to him during this flex block. 😜 I flew back from Boston last Tuesday and have been hanging around both Chapel Hill and Winston since then. I’ve […]

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MATCH MADNESS: The Anticipation

IT’S HERE. The week that I’ve been waiting almost four years for has FINALLY arrived. Yes, I’m talking about MATCH WEEK!!! Three years ago, as a first-year student, I experienced the magic of Match Day for the first time in my life. (You can read the post I wrote about the experience by clicking this […]

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The Little Things In Life

Ayyyeeeee ya boy is turning 25 this week!! The big 2-5. Lol, some of you reading this may chuckle at the fact that this is such a big deal to me. You’re probably reading this like: “Boy, 25 ain’t nothing. You ain’t grown at all, you still a youngin!”  Others of you may gasp after […]

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New Kids On The Block

Okay, I’m keeping this one short. Don’t got time to write a whole lot, and I don’t really have a whole lot to say other than the fact that I’m sadly finishing my Pediatrics rotation this week. And oh yeah, I have a notoriously tough shelf exam on Friday that I’m still actively working to […]

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