Radiology is Awesome…and here’s why!
2B or not 2B, that is the question... (if that does not make sense now...it will some day)
So over the years I’ve noticed that when talking to other doctors at weddings, family get togethers and other social events I get asked the same questions about radiology. Often it is with someone who is considering applying. Every once in a while it is with someone who has never ever considered it as a career option before.
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A Day in the Life of a Radiology Registrar
I’m currently an St3 in Radiology and I’ve noticed that things have changed for me since we have had a new batch of trainees join us. Now there are more people junior to me that expect me to know something! I’m a bit daunted at this prospect, but try my best not to show it. Being an St3 puts me in a position where I’m not that senior…but at the same time, I kind of am. I can just about get away with saying I need help with something, but for how much longer?
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Diary of an On Call Radiologist
So here I am. Another night in this place as the Radiology registrar on call. As always I’m anticipating the worst.
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The Radiology Application Checklist!
It’s a good idea to start as early as possible. Believe it or not, but I have seen and heard of many a medical student embarking on beefing up their CV to acquire their coveted radiology training number. Starting work on your CV for applying to radiology might seem daunting, and there is the temptation to think that you will apply a year later. I’d recommend giving it a go…you never know. If you’re CV is predominantly empty then here are some basic things to get done in time for those interviews:
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