Humans of CaRMS – Radiology

Which specialty did you match into? And where?

Radiology, Toronto

At what point in medical school did you know what specialty you wanted to match into?

February in third year

Do you feel that your choice of electives had any impact on your CaRMS match?

Yes. My electives reaffirmed my choice of specialty.

What did you do with your Med 1 and Med 2 summers?

Med 1 – travelled and did exposures, Med 2 – research project

What was the most valuable lesson or experience you had while going through the match process?

Interviewing and facetime with different schools

If you could go back and change anything during pre-clerkship or clerkship, what would you change?

relax a bit more

What did you do in your four years of medical school that you found to be the most helpful during the CaRMS process?

received good feedback from all of my clerkship rotations

Do you have any final words of wisdom or advice?

Stay open minded and treat every rotation as if you will be coming back there

 

Interview provided by Oksana Marushchak – oksana.ma27@gmail.com