John is an M1 at UVA School of Medicine. A graduate of the Naval Academy, he spent nine years flying F/A-18s as a WSO before changing careers via the UVA Postbac Program. In his spare time, he enjoys reading, working out, and annoying his wife with dad jokes and bad puns. This episode talks about overcoming the challenges of switching careers as well as advice for those considering making a shift! Listen below to find out more about John. Also available on Apple Podcasts.
Category Archives: Past Episodes
Ep. 2 Cardiothoracic Surgery with Dr. Erik Scott
Dr. Erik Scott is a PGY-4 in an Integrated Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency at the University of Virginia Health System. He is originally from Florida and a proud graduate of Howard Medical School. When he’s not saving lives, Dr. Scott enjoys brunch & spending time with his dog. During this episode, we talk about what drew Dr. Scott to Cardiothoracic Surgery, what the AATS Summer Scholarship meant to him, and how Waffle House solidified his decision to….. listen below or on apple podcasts for more!
Ep. 1: AI and Cardiac Imaging with Dr. Christopher Nguyen
Meet Dr. Christopher Nguyen! Dr. Nguyen is an imaging physicist specializing in cardiovascular and body applications conducting most of his research at MGH, CVRC and Harvard Medical School.