Welcome to Why We Do What We Do: A Guide to Landmark Studies in Medicine, a blog designed to showcase and discuss historically significant research studies that altered the landscape of medicine. Our goal is to create an arena, a virtual journal club of sorts, where medical students, MDs, healthcare professionals and even the casual reader can get a glimpse into the history behind the defining moments of medicine.
Aaditya has completed 3 years of medical school at UT Southwestern Medical Center and is currently doing a year-long research fellowship in molecular genetics. He intends to pursue his residency in diagnostic radiology and a fellowship in interventional radiology.
Arnav (ityrosinekinase) is in his 4th year in medical school at UT Southwestern Medical Center and intends to pursue his residency in internal medicine and a fellowship in critical care.