Faisal S. Raja, MD
Medical School: U of T, MD 2000
Pre-med: U of T, B.Sc. 1996
Area(s) of personal interest: Not relevant to radiology.
Research Area(s): Just trying to get through residency.
Why did you choose radiology? Awesome job, critically important in
modern medicine, cutting edge, in demand... much better than my previous career in ER!
The best and worst things about radiology:
Best thing: Not ER.
Worst thing: In dark room all day looking at computer screens.
Advice to Radiology wannabes: Have an open-mind about exploring as
much of medicine as possible before deciding.
Best personal advice: Ask me in person :)
Favourite book: So many... War at the Top of the World, Roots,
Bloodletting and Miraculous Cures
Favourite movie: Shawshank Redemption
Favourite quote: I am already good enough to be a bad radiologist.
Most Memorable Moment in Radiology: Getting in.
Hobbies: Kids, kids, kids and maybe some travel, reading (non-radiology)
What do you want to do after graduation? Get a job.
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