Tag Archives: Body Donation

Lung Transplant II

Today was my last day in lung transplants.  I’m definitely going to miss this rotation.  I have been so blessed to get to work with such an amazing team and to meet so many incredible patients during this past month. The … Continue reading

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Lung Transplant

I am currently on a Lung Transplant rotation, and this past week I got to have a once-in-a-lifetime experience of traveling with the team to procure a set of lungs for one of our patients.  This is unlike any other rotation … Continue reading

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What I Will Miss

With only one month left of classes, I can’t help but feel a little sad.  I am definitely burnt out on school, and I am really looking forward to no more lectures, but there are a few things I am … Continue reading

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Remembering Walter

Today my school held the annual Gift of Body ceremony to honor and put to rest those who have donated their bodies to us.  Many of the students attended, wearing our white coats, and together we walked to the cemetery. … Continue reading

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Year One: A Reflection

I am officially done with my first year of medical school!  I wanted to take a moment to write down a few of my favorite memories and experiences from the year.  Enjoy! 1.  White Coat Ceremony.  I will never forget … Continue reading

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Guest Post on KevinMD

My “Goodbye Walter” blog post has been featured on the social media site KevinMD.com!  Click here to check it out!

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Goodbye, Walter: A Love Letter to My Cadaver

Here it is…my “Goodbye, Walter” blog post.  I thought I would write it more like a letter to Walter, as I have many things that I wish I could say to him.  I tried to make sure it didn’t come … Continue reading

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