Lessons Learned

Life and career advice from clinicians, for clinicians.

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What I Wish I Knew Before Medical School

Kamali Thompson

Aug 14, 2019

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Tips for Retiring After Locum Tenens

Steven F. Gordon, MD

Aug 13, 2019 Link to Tips for Retiring After Locum Tenens

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Clinicians Can Reduce Patients’ Apprehension About Out-of-Pocket Medical Costs

Lawrence Lazarus, MD

Aug 6, 2019 Link to Clinicians Can Reduce Patients’ Apprehension About Out-of-Pocket Medical Costs

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How to Approach a Motor Vehicle Accident When You're Off the Clock

Sean Conroy, PA-C

Aug 5, 2019 Link to How to Approach a Motor Vehicle Accident When You're Off the Clock

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The Secret to Balancing Multiple Activities in Medical School

Kamali Thompson

Jul 31, 2019 Link to The Secret to Balancing Multiple Activities in Medical School

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Remembering Residency as an Attending

Akua Ampadu, MD

Jul 18, 2019 Link to Remembering Residency as an Attending

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My Precautionary Tale to All My Fellow ED Doctors to Get That Checkup That We Advise Everyone Else to Get

Carol Lea Wright Becker, MD

Jul 16, 2019 Link to My Precautionary Tale to All My Fellow ED Doctors to Get That Checkup That We Advise Everyone Else to Get

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Stepping Up to the Challenge as a Resident

Brian Radvansky, MD

Jul 11, 2019 Link to Stepping Up to the Challenge as a Resident

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3 Ways To Change Your Mindset In Continuing Medical Education

Stephanie Wellington, MD

Jul 9, 2019 Link to 3 Ways To Change Your Mindset In Continuing Medical Education

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Time Management as a Clinician 'Mompreneur'

Arti Thangudu, MD

Jul 5, 2019 Link to Time Management as a Clinician 'Mompreneur'

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The Good, Bad, and Needs Improvement of Management

Steven F. Gordon, MD

Jun 24, 2019 Link to The Good, Bad, and Needs Improvement of Management

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How Emergency Physicians Lead Teams Through Crises

David Beran, DO MPH

Jun 24, 2019 Link to How Emergency Physicians Lead Teams Through Crises

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Five Things I Learned During Intern Year

Armando Alvarez, MD

Jun 20, 2019 Link to Five Things I Learned During Intern Year

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How I Reconnect with Patients After Being Disconnected

Akua Ampadu, MD

Jun 17, 2019 Link to How I Reconnect with Patients After Being Disconnected

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You're Probably Studying Wrong

Dylan Haynes

Jun 17, 2019 Link to You're Probably Studying Wrong

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How to Handle a Technical Malfunction While Speaking at a Major Medical Conference

William Oh, MD

Jun 12, 2019 Link to How to Handle a Technical Malfunction While Speaking at a Major Medical Conference

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How to Be On Call: As Told By a Superstitious Resident

Frances Hardin, MD

Jun 10, 2019 Link to How to Be On Call: As Told By a Superstitious Resident

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How To Get the Most Out of a Medical Conference

Jennifer Coombs, PA

Jun 7, 2019 Link to How To Get the Most Out of a Medical Conference

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I Moved Cross-Country to Take Over a Plastic Surgery Practice

Jonathan Kaplan, MD

Jun 3, 2019 Link to I Moved Cross-Country to Take Over a Plastic Surgery Practice

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A Fourth Year's Ultimate Guide to Packing and Prepping for Residency Interviews

Shree Agrawal MD

Jun 3, 2019 Link to A Fourth Year's Ultimate Guide to Packing and Prepping for Residency Interviews

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Opportunities I Missed When I Was a Social Media Hermit

Gul Madison, MD

May 23, 2019 Link to Opportunities I Missed When I Was a Social Media Hermit

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What Can Medicine Learn From Military Defense Strategy?

Amy Blake, MD, MA

May 23, 2019 Link to What Can Medicine Learn From Military Defense Strategy?