Equal, Round, and Reactive - Lessons from our Pupils (A Retina Blog!)
Jay talks with Mike and Louie about their experiences with ophthalmology rotations during medical school. They realize how much of an influence residents and attendings have on a medical student's decision to pursue ophthalmology.
Whether you are an athlete, a businessman, or a surgeon, it is important to track your prior efforts in order to improve and progress. As a retina fellow, keeping an accurate log has multiple benefits:
Earlier this year, we invited Drs. Priya Sharma, Edward Wood, and Rehan Hussain to give us a little insight on the process of applying to retina fellowship. Thank you very much to @Michael Venincasa for providing our episode outline.
Are you applying to Ophthalmology this year? With the SFMatch deadline around the corner, ophthalmology hopefuls are making their final edits to their personal statements. Here are a few last minute tips, adapted from an earlier episode where we interviewed recently matched residents.
ABOUT The Retina PODCAST TEAM:
Straight From The Cutter's Mouth: A Retina Podcast was started with the goal of providing an informative venue for ophthalmologists to listen to informal yet insightful thoughts from both leaders in the field and up-and-coming retina specialists.
Dr. Jay Sridhar is the creator, host, and executive content manager for the podcast and website. He is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, Florida.
Louie Cai is the producer for the podcast and webmaster. He is a fourth year medical student at the Miller School of Medicine in Miami, Florida. He is applying for residency this year and hopes to become a great ophthalmologist one day!
Mike Venincasa is the writer and editor for the podcast and website. He is a third year medical student at the Miller School of Medicine in Miami, Florida. He is applying for residency next year and is looking forward to a career in ophthalmology!