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Trademark stickers, grigri, and plushie keychains adorn her walker. We get off at the same stop, both shivering in the morning chill. A few hours later, I meet her in my clinic, talk about chronic pain. After my long day at work, I run to catch the bus home. She smiles from across the aisle.

Year Created: 2020

A 4th-year combined Internal Medicine-Pediatrics resident. She has a bachelor’s degree in Russian Language and Literature and played fiddle in one of the first Siberian-Irish pub bands before moving back stateside for medical school.