Humans of CaRMS – Emergency Medicine 3

 

Which specialty did you match into? And where?

Emergency Winnipeg

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

January of Med 3

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

Yes, Electives dictated my interviews and networking.

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

early exposure in family medicine, wilderness medicine, and Diabetes camp

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

Research experience during the school year.

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

Spent time getting to know staff and residents so that they knew me prior to interviews.