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Family Medicine Residency, Indian Applicant

In my homeland of India, we cherish our traditional close-knit familial bonds, and I feel fortunate to have grown up with all of my extended family members around me.  I will never forget the profound impact it had on our entire family, when one of my brothers-in-law fell ill with a rare form of b…

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Internal Medicine Residency, Pediatrics, MedPeds

For over a decade, I have maintained a conceptual continuity in my academic, professional, research and volunteer careers, an unswerving path to serving the poor, sick and needy at all costs through the field of Medicine.  Being born into a family that has always encouraged utilizing to the fulles…

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Residency Internal Medicine, Cancer, Rural India

When people discuss the term “healthcare disparities”, I often wonder if they realize what the concept really means.  Growing up in a rural India, I know from first-hand experience the realities.  I will never forget seeing my beloved grandfather initially complaining of a headache, and seconds la…

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Residency IM, Mission Hospital, Indian

As doctors, the understanding we take from the lecture hall or textbook is but a fraction of our learning and must be closely integrated with practice.  It is as the Chinese saying, “Tell me and I forget. Show me and I may remember. Involve me and I understand.”  To this end, I have spent the past…

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Residency Internal, Family Medicine, Indian

As I write this, I think on the thousands of miles I have traveled in pursuit of the finest medical education, and exposure.  I often wonder when people speak of healthcare disparities if they can ever truly grasp what it means.  Having gone to medical school in India, I remember with great clarit…

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