GI Fellowship

Procedures as a First Year Fellow

Every Gastroenterology fellowship program is different. Some let first year fellows (FYF) do more advanced therapeutics and others limit to the basics. One of my favorite features about my GI fellowship program is the variety of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures we (as Fellows) are involved in. As a FYF, I expected to learn basic skills […]

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GI Fellowship

First Seven Months of GI Fellowship in Review

Seven months of fellowship are in the books. Just like that. It’s pretty incredible how fast time flies. Cliche, but so true. I am incredibly fortunate to train at a facility that sees an immense volume and mix of gastrointestinal and liver pathology. I have treated a myriad of diseases in just the first seven […]

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GI Fellowship

How to choose the perfect GI Fellowship program

This September, our program has been interviewing candidates to fill two positions for the July 2019 academic year.  In a way, it’s really mind-blowing how quickly I’ve found myself on the other side of the coin.  Its been an honor to meet these (very qualified) individuals vying for a spot.  It surely does not feel […]

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GI Fellowship

I Matched into GI Fellowship!

Matching into a three-year clinical Gastroenterology fellowship program is a dream come true.  Match Day was December 6th, 2017.  I remember anxiously driving home to meet my wife Claudia and puppy Chloe so that everyone was there to hear the news as soon as I pulled up the NRMP 2017 Medical Specialties results online. Sitting […]

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