Insights on Residency: Notes from a chief resident in family medicine
“Insights on Residency Training,” launched in October 2010, examines a range of clinical issues from the resident’s point of view. The blog will frequently cite and comment on stories from Journal Watch, but will also draw on other sources, including the bloggers’ own observations and experience. We hope that it’ll offer you, our readers, a chance to weigh in as well. Our Bloggers Dr. Astik grew up in Warrensburg, Missouri, an hour east of Kansas City. She received her Bachelor of Arts/MD at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Dr. Astik was an Internal Medicine resident at UMKC from June 2008 to July 2011. Dr. Zook completed medical school and her Internal Medicine residency at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, where she is currently a Chief Resident in Internal Medicine. Gregory Bratton, M.D. was born and raised in Dallas, TX. Dr. Bratton received his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology-Movement Science at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, TX.
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