resignation

  1. A

    Planning for the end days

    Senior SDN docs, In 6 months, I'll be within the 1 year window to submit my unqualified resignation (AD Army, 12 yrs TIS [includes residency]). Based on my preliminary research, there seems to be a whole bunch of pitfalls (lost paperwork, begging people for signatures, etc.) associated with...
  2. R

    Switching Residencies - Timing and Consequences

    I'm a first year resident in a surgical subspecialty that I am unhappy with. I figured this out early and reapplied to ERAS and rematched as a PGY1 at a new program in another specialty that is completely unrelated. My program was initially very supportive of this decision, but now it is toward...
  3. B

    Toxic job

    I need some advice on how to handle quitting a vet assistant job I got at the beginning of November. The doctor that owns and manages the practice, knows the doctor that I also work for as a kennel technician. Some information about what has been going on: I originally reached out the clinic...
  4. Piglet2020

    Quitting Scribing - When to Notify the Doc?

    So I've done >1 year of scribing and I was wondering if I should tell the physician I work w/ that I'm leaving a week before my last day or ON the last day? This doctor wrote my LOR and I would say we're not best pals but we're close enough that he jokes around w/ me. Just want to know the...
  5. K

    Consequences of Quitting Fellowship as 1st year Fellow

    I started a 2 year IM fellowship this past July and am having serious thoughts about quitting. After going through med school and a fairly rigorous IM residency, I don't think I am a quitter. But this program can not be described as anything other than malignant. I feel much less respected as a...
  6. C

    What to put in letter of resignation to residency?

    I was given the option to receive a non-renewal of my contract or to resign after the completion of my PGY-1 year in Family Medicine. I was told that resigning would be a better option. The management is waiting for my letter of resignation. I was told to resign based on subpar evaluations by...
  7. L

    Possible to Moonlight after PGY-I (if you resign or are in the process of transferring)??

    As per the title, can you moonlight after you complete and receive credit for the full PGY-I psychiatry year if you resign after finishing the year or are in the process of transferring?? Is it highly state-dependent or are there other typical clauses? As always, really appreciate the...
  8. E

    IMG terminated from FM residency. What to do now?

    Let me tell you what happened from the beginning. I graduated from a caribbean top 4 med school in 2008. I have good step scores, STEP 1 - 94% and STEP 2 CK- 92% and passed my STEP 3. Matched in prelim surgery but resigned from that program in the first week as the pace was very fast and I...
  9. U

    Fighting suicidal thoughts s/p forced to resign 2nd specialty

    I want to keep this vague enough to conceal my identity. I'd like to give more info but my history is unique and would give me away. Don't wanna get committed. I had started my residency in a new field after a gap in my training. I knew it would be tough to catch up with general clinical stuff...