My story started in a desert, surrounded by endless sand and grit, but it was the grit within me that granted me the resilience to pursue medicine again. I no longer try to wash the grit away: it is part of who I am.
I lived in a stone house with no tap water and toilet until I was 10 years old. I learned things such as a building could be as tall as a hill or even a mountain, a toilet could flush water, and people drove cars.
In many ways, having debt has been similar to having twins. They were both scary at first, and as they grow each year they get a little scarier. But with planning, teamwork, and complete dedication, we have no reason to fear.
You think you're a frugal medical student? You have no idea.
WCI Scholarship sponsor, Laurel Road has a three-step process for physicians wanting to refinance their loans during residency.
We're giving away money again with the annual WCI Scholarship. If you're a student, write an essay and try to get some cash! If not a student, then give some cash! Or just help us judge all these essays! Either way, it's a lot of fun every year.
I’ve given all that I have to offer and can’t go on. I’ve worked so hard for too long with little appreciation and no compensation. Completely exhausted and hopelessly depleted, I simply won’t survive residency training.
The decision was easy, but the cost was great. At one point I was sleeping in different homes during finals week because the lease on my apartment had ended and another full month was not in my budget.
An experienced doctor listened to my heart for thirty seconds after the infamous duck walk...“Probably nothing. Protocol makes us have to get an echo.”
Scholarship week is here! Today's fifth place prize combines mixing drinks and health care for the underserved.
Laurel Road, the student loan refinancing division of DRB, is a sponsor of The White Coat Investor scholarship and a great option for refinancing your student loans at a lower rate.