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MRT Challenge

I heard there is this cute way for our government officials to experience the pain of riding the Metro Rail Transit, the hash tag #MrtChallenge. 585 more words

Burn Out

Being Superhuman, Is wearing thin...

I’m a creative individual. Actually, I’m a VERY creative individual. I have ideas and abilities, never a shortage of inspiration, usually I act on them. Right now, I’m beat, wiped out. 142 more words

Aaron Pocock

Avoiding Burn-Out

In addition to speaking at the 2013 True Colours GSA Conference last October, I also attended a workshop discussing the issue of burn-out. Now, before attending this workshop, I hadn’t even considered burn-out. 423 more words


Commuted Sentence

The willpower to climb out of bed is staggering. Especially after a long week at work. They are all long weeks at work. Even the “short weeks” are too long. 383 more words

Easing Into School

The last two years or so, I started easing into the full-day schedule.  This past month, we began with those classes, which require rotations to get everyone instructed according to their needs.   521 more words


My Fading Light

In every person is a light…a light that glows deep inside all of us, that shines for all to see…a light that burns based on our feelings, or thoughts…our inner most being…the things you are made of that you don’t even consciously think about…just is what it is, because that is the very core of who you are… 253 more words

Life Struggles

Just Say No: Saving Your Sanity While Working in Academic Medicine

Congratulations! You’ve received your appointment as a new faculty. Faculty evaluations and promotion and tenure reviews will arrive before you know it.

One way to shine in your first year, and to build your CV, is by serving on committees, engaging in research, publishing journal articles, and directing educational experiences. 572 more words

Family Medicine