Tag Archives: Saleh Aldasouqi

Interviewing, Gibran, calligraphy

Saleh Aldasouqi East Lansing, MI, USA   One of the most enjoyable parts of my academic job is teaching. Interacting with medical students, residents, and fellows is a wonderful environment to practice medicine; and one particular fun part in teaching is interviewing for new training positions, residency, and fellowship. Interviewing gives one a unique opportunity […]

When the doctor is the patient

Saleh Aldasouqi East Lansing, Michigan, USA   I looked at my fingers, tender after a few glucose finger sticks to the middle and ring fingers of both hands, wondering which fingers to use the next day. No matter how user-friendly blood glucose testing devices have become, finger pricking remains a painful experience that patients with […]