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Dec 21, 2020

What will online residency interviews be like?  We answer some frequently asked questions:

How to answer the question "tell me about yourself"?  (Hint: it's like an elevator pitch)

What to do during the virtual resident dinner? (Should you eat something exotic?)

Is there such a thing as a perfect answer? (Hint: be...

Dec 5, 2020

Are you tired of hearing the words "unprecedented times" yet? When it comes to residency interviews this year, those overused words definitely apply. We share some practical tips and easy tricks to turn your online interviews up a notch.

(Note: We initially recorded this as a video episode, but...surprise...ran into...

Oct 1, 2020

Dr. Kristin Nord, Program Director of the Stanford Dermatology Residency, joins us on our show to talk about her path to medicine and dermatology.  We also learn about wellness, a vitally important aspect of thriving (not just surviving) in our jobs and lives.  (Spoiler alert: we reveal the meaning behind JOMO)


Sep 19, 2020

Holistic review. Preference signaling. Application caps.  Have you wondered how these buzzwords relate to the residency application process?  In this episode, Dr. Ilana Rosman, Program Director of the Washington University dermatology residency and Twitter #MedEd thought-leader (@ilanarosman), talks to us about ideas...

Jul 16, 2020

It is our absolute pleasure to invite Dr. Kanade Shinkai on our show. She is a distinguished clinician, medical educator and the current Editor-in-Chief of JAMA Dermatology.  (Spoiler: this wonderful educator got her start by teaching "stuffies" as a child)

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