Anisa Lakhani

Pre-Telluride Thoughts-Turf Valley

I recently completed my night senior rotation—it’s one of the few times in pediatric residency where residents can function fully autonomously, without a full team, attending, and all the resources that are present during the day. While adjusting to a fully nocturnal schedule for several weeks can be difficult, there is a lot of personal growth that happens during those few weeks. Being alone in the hospital overnight is an interesting experience—it is less insulated, and the “system” as a whole becomes more obvious. I wouldn’t say that errors tend to occur more overnight, but being the primary person responsible for my team made me question things more. I approached each problem that arose with a higher level of scrutiny—wondering how it happened, if I missed something, and if it could have been avoided. I dealt with many patient safety issues —from patients being escalated in support shortly after being… Continue reading

Telluride Experience 2020 Dates

BRECKENRIDGE, CO:
Session One: Monday 6/8 – Thursday 6/11
Session Two: Monday 6/15 – Thursday 6/18
Session Three: Monday 6/22 – Thursday 6/25

WASHINGTON,DC/MD:
Wednesday 7/22 – Saturday 7/25

Possible 5th session, location TBD: Monday 7/13 – Thursday 7/16
 
Apply by January 15, 2020