So, most of my recent posts haven't really been about the class and daily business of medical school because I'm trying to make sure that I don't accidentally trip over the line of professionalism with patient confidentiality that governs a blog like this. However, with the fact that the MUN interview invites went out a … Continue reading A week (or 2) in the life of (my) med school
So, today I am enjoying that rare animal known as the "university snow day." Newfoundland is getting a nice (little, for them apparently) storm that qualified us for a snow day, and I love it 🙂 Some of my classmates brought up the valid point that this is going to cause a scheduling nightmare, but … Continue reading Acute injuries, a snow day…and some blog changes
So, I am finally back in St. John's, after the travel plan from all heck. Given that I got stuck over night in Goosebay on the way there, I should have figured that getting back wouldn't have been smooth sailing. And it wasn't. I showed up to the airport on Saturday and found that my … Continue reading Civilization again…and surgeries!!!
So, I might have mentioned here that I made an interview video for MUN Med. I also might have hinted that it was a Game of Thrones parody. This might is be it 🙂 Tada! Please feel free to give it a watch - no money is being made off this post, and no copyright infringement … Continue reading Welcome to the game of loans
So, here are five easy steps to getting a free two week trip to Labrador City: 1) Apply to MUN medical school 2) Get accepted to MUN medical school 3) Put Labrador City as your first choice for your two week rural placement 4) Be meaner than the other person who wants to go to … Continue reading 5 easy steps to a free trip to Labrador City
So, Monte Carlo, the biggest fundraiser than MUN med does is in three days, on Nov 1rst! It's a huge event where people come and gamble for charity, dance, drink, bet on donated prizes, and generally look swish, because this years theme is The Great Gatsby 🙂 Funny, I didn't think I get so much … Continue reading Guys and dolls…it’s almost Monte Carlo time!
So, yesterday was the filming of our interview video, and OMG, it was soooo much fun! Directing is a lot of work, and never again will I think that the (severely over paid, let's still be real here) movie industry is a cake walk, let me tell you that. Through a great friend-of-a-friend connection we … Continue reading Lights, camera…CUT!