Getting the Most Out of Your Last Year of Fellowship

Career Advancement / March 9th, 2016

As the new academic year rolls in, new incoming fellows join sub-specialty programs across the nation and faculty members along with senior fellows are placing most of their efforts in accommodating the newbies, showing them the ropes, and making sure they have all they need for a smooth transition from residency. During this time, junior fellows are the protagonists while they dedicate dedicate this year primarily to elective rotations and job-seeking (while fulfilling their clinical and academic duties, of course).

Careers Beyond Clinical Practice

Career Advancement / March 9th, 2016

Early-career clinicians devote many extra years to their education and training after college, much of it paid for out of their own pocket. Therefore, for those debating whether to pursue an “alternative” career, the thought can be daunting. Are they even qualified to do anything other than practice medicine? Will all those extra years of education and training go to waste?