If you ever apply for a residency, fellowship, or a full-fledged radiology position, and the interviewers claim all the staff are perfect, run away, and run away fast! (Of course, our program is perfect!!) Just like any other profession, school, or body of people, not all people are pleasant. Anyone that tells you otherwise is […]
You’ve just started collecting your first few paychecks or you are a more seasoned 3rd or 4th-year resident. Either way, you may be thinking, I only have 50 dollars left over at the end of the month after paying off student loan interest, putting money into an emergency account, and paying off all my expenses. […]
The first debates between the two candidates just passed with much fanfare. Lots of yelling and screaming. But what does it really mean in a practical sense? Since radiology residents have a long career ahead of them, I started thinking about how each candidate’s policies will affect the financial status of radiology practices over the short […]
Sitting can be hazardous to your health. Just take a look at some of the article headlines and links from major news organizations- CNN, CBS, Huffington Post. And, the list goes on… What do we picture radiologists doing all day? Unfortunately, the stereotype is that radiologists are sitters; we are on a comfy chair near a […]
Congratulations!! You’ve finished medical school and you’ve collected your first few paychecks or perhaps you finally have a few extra dollars to spare. Feels good, huh. But, you look at your monthly student loan statement, and you have debt ticking higher month after month. Perhaps it’s not much, less than 100,000 dollars, or maybe it […]
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