Interview with Vascular Surgery Resident Yang Yang, M.D.

The DaVinci Hour

Jul 24 2022 • 55 mins

In this episode Dr. Maxwell Cooper interviews Dr. Yang Yang, an integrated vascular surgery resident at MedStar Health/Georgetown University School of Medicine. Dr. Yang gives an overview of the field of vascular surgery and why she chose the specialty. Dr. Yang also describes a typical day, lifestyle, and call for a vascular surgery resident. She talks about her gap years before medical school and her vascular surgery research year between M3 and M4. Dr. Yang tells us about how she has built a large Instagram following featuring her life as a vascular surgery resident. Lastly, Dr. Yang provides advice for medical students for performing well on away rotations and putting together the best possible residency application.

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