Monica Meeks is an intern in the Osler Medical Residency. She loves gardening, cooking, eating and curating joie de vivre while caring for patients 80 hours a week. A former humanities major, she enjoys writing as a way to process the journey of becoming a physician.
COVID-19 took an emotional toll on medical students. Government grants, reduced interest rates and paused interest collection offered some financial relief. Why couldn’t we make those changes permanent?