On Call With Dr. Rishi Kumar
By Dr. Rishi Kumar, MD
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"On Call" is a podcast dedicated to all aspects of medical training - from admissions and clinical pearls to philosophies about medicine and team-based, patient-centered care, Dr. Rishi Kumar uses his experience as a former admissions committee member, board certified anesthesiologist and combined critical care/cardiothoracic anesthesiology fellow to delve into the realities of life as a physician.
||CleanEpisode 008 – Last Day Of Critical Care Fellowship!||As I scroll through my recent blog posts, I realize I haven’t blogged about my critical care fellowship directly in quite some time. Many of my “lesson” posts are a direct result of things I encountered during my training,||7/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 007 – What To Do Before Medical School||Interview season is over, acceptances are rolling in, and you've already started the countdown till orientation. Amidst this excitement, it's easy to make some pretty bad decisions with the intention of being prepared. -||6/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 006 – Letter Of Intent/Thank You Notes||Letters of intent (LOIs) and thank you notes are often submitted by applicants to improve their chances for an acceptance, but do LOIs even get considered? - Realistically, it depends on the school and how late in the application cycle they receive su..||6/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 005 – Why Did You Pick Anesthesiology?||Why did I select anesthesiology as a career? Find out on this podcast! - Also check out the factors that led me towards anesthesiology from when I was a medical student (link to post). Many of these considerations held true throughout my training.||6/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 004 – Tips For Studying||We've all heard the horror stories of studying 10+ hours per day, having no social life, and having to sacrifice one's sanity just to keep up with the growing volume of medical knowledge and research. Here are some of my general tips for studying! -||6/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 003 – Tips For Writing Your Personal Statement||A pivotal part of any application process is composing a personal statement (PS). This can be stressful as we're not usually accustomed to writing about ourselves, but here are some tips which might help you plan and revise your PS draft. -||6/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 002 – Tips For Writing Your CV/Résumé||A curriculum vitae (CV) catalogs your working career (including accolades, presentations, publications, education, extracurriculars, etc.) in a chronological order with detail. I think about a résumé as a snapshot of the CV.||5/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 001 – Inaugural Podcast Episode!||This inaugural episode of "On Call" describes how this podcast came to be and a little about me! :-)||5/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
I’m so glad you’re starting your podcast!!! Dr. Rishi, I’m sure it’s going to be one of the best medical podcasts I’m enjoy listening to on my morning workout.
Hey Rishi. I’ve really enjoyed the Podcasts. It’s a great way for me to start my day. Thank you👍🏻
Awesome work Dr. Kumar!
I’ve followed him on IG for a while now and I enjoyed all his informative posts. I look forward to more episodes.