About this blog and the journey to your pediatric career
Thursday, January 27, 2011
Whether you are wondering if
or wondering how
, we are here to help you enjoy the journey and have a successful pediatric career. We’ll help answer the questions we’ve been asked over the years serving as advisors to medical students and residents navigating their way towards a pediatric career. With our guidance comes the hope that you will ultimately make the world a better place providing quality care for children.
Medical students interested in pediatrics, and residents well on their way, please read on. We invite you to grow, ask, learn, share, and contribute.
You ask and we answer. Please comment on what moves, makes you wonder, what you agree with, or respectfully disagree with… it is quite okay to challenge these ideas and make other suggestions.
Some easy answers, some controversy, some reactions to the news of the day. What won’t we do? We will not provide medical advice and we will not violate patient privacy. Please stay with us along the journey that is your pediatric career.(And a bit about me.)
About the Expert
Terry Kind, MD, MPH, is Director of Pediatric Medical Student Education at Children's National Health System. For the last decade she has also served as a primary care pediatrician at the Children's National Health Center at Martin Luther King, Jr., Avenue, in Washington, DC.