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Latest Episodes

Wrapping Up Pediatrics and Thanksgiving Prep
November 24, 2021

Wrapping Up Pediatrics and Thanksgiving Prep We discuss in this episodes the final weeks of online pediatrics and how morning pediatric rounds have been going so far. Karen discusses her Thanksgiving

Cold Calling and Impending Turkey Day
November 17, 2021

Cold Calling and Impending Turkey Day Update on Eric’s attempts to get a shadowing opportunity during Christmas Break, and this leads to the recalibration of how to get it done. Additionally, this pro

Starting Online Pediatrics and Shadowing Possibilities
November 10, 2021

Starting Online Pediatrics and Shadowing Possibilities Eric and Karen discuss the wrapping up of the in-person pediatric rotation, an invitation to attend morning rounds, and Karen’s preparations for

Being in Someone's Shadow: Week 3 of Pediatrics
November 03, 2021

Being in Someone’s Shadow: Week 2 of Pediatrics Eric has completed his 2nd week of Pediatrics and has been learning how to live in someone’s shadow. On the homefront we’ve lived through our first real

Pediatric Rotation Week 2- Ignorance May Be Closer to the Truth
October 27, 2021

Pediatric Rotation Week 2- Ignorance May Be Closer to the Truth The hosts reflect on the pros and cons of Family medicine, and psych rotations vs Peds. We also spend some time discussing whether or no

LPs, ADHD, and Patients Not Pathologies
October 20, 2021

LPs, ADHD, and Patients Not Pathologies The Hosts discuss the transition from Psych and into Pediatrics. The strategies used for preparing for the Shelf exam pay off. Eric’s first 2 days in the NICU a

What's So Great About Psych
October 13, 2021

What’s So Interesting About Psych We’re tackling the last middle of the psych rotation and what makes it so interesting. Eric also goes over some things to keep in mind when doing the interview and ho

Special Rotation Discussion with Joseph Call and Patrick Bevans
October 06, 2021

Special Rotation Discussion with Joseph Call and Patrick Bevans Special episode with host Eric Acker and guest student doctors: Joseph Call and Patrick Bevans share stories from various rotations. The

In-Person Psych Rotation Week 1
September 29, 2021

In-Person Psych Rotation Week 1 On the home-front we’ve gotten a water rower and the oldest child is starting speech therapy. Eric also discusses his first day of in-person psych.

A Year Away But Now's Not the Time to be Complacent
September 22, 2021

A Year Away But Now’s Not the Time to be Complacent Complacency followed by anxiety and uncertainty when Eric is forced to think about the Looming next STEP (2) and Residency applications. We also tal