Author: Farah Khan

Farah Khan Farah Khan (1 Posts)

Contributing Writer Emeritus

Ross University School of Medicine


I’m a Class of 2014 medical student at Ross University School of Medicine and matched into a pediatric residency at Inova Children’s Hospital in Fairfax, VA. I debated between surgery and pediatrics as a career choice, which sounds really odd to most people, but both choices made the most sense to me. I love reading and cooking — especially when I get to try new recipes and I’m a huge football fan. Go Skins!




What I Wasn’t Meant To Do in Medical School

Medical school has been weird. I learned things about myself that I didn’t like and I’ve also been pleasantly surprised by things that I thought I would never like. As a fourth-year student, your focus and energy are consumed with thoughts revolving around future residency: the labor intensive training that follows four long years of medical school. What no one tells you is that you will question your commitment to medicine on more than one …

Farah Khan Farah Khan (1 Posts)

Contributing Writer Emeritus

Ross University School of Medicine


I’m a Class of 2014 medical student at Ross University School of Medicine and matched into a pediatric residency at Inova Children’s Hospital in Fairfax, VA. I debated between surgery and pediatrics as a career choice, which sounds really odd to most people, but both choices made the most sense to me. I love reading and cooking — especially when I get to try new recipes and I’m a huge football fan. Go Skins!