A new year and that warm, fuzzy feeling of paying maintenance of certification fees…

I know that the ABIM (American Board of Internal Medicine) is working to respond to continued concerns about the costs and burdens of their maintenance of certification (MOC) program, but after spending more than $3,000 on initial certification (for primary and specialty boards) when I started out, the annual fee requirements to continue to “participate” […]

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Up and running

After seconds of thought and hours of mindless computer clicking, I’m glad to have The Ink Vessel up and running. I’ve placed a few of my favorite older cartoons on the “Work” page, but new cartoons will show up here in the blog-page. Thanks for looking! PSA: Clostridium Difficile is anything but funny! Use antibiotics wisely…

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