Pranoti Hiremath

About Pranoti Hiremath

Pranoti Hiremath grew up in Seattle, planned to major in English, instead became a bioengineer, and is now in the midst of cardiology fellowship. She is interested in people’s stories, and want to find solutions by constructively breaking the rules.

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Anatomy: A Poem

Anatomy: A Poem

Like many medical schools across the nation, mine taught its first-year anatomy course through dissection of human bodies. Donors of cadavers donate their bodies for the education of medical students, specifically for the anatomy dissection course. It seemed violent, grotesque and bizarre to cut open a preserved, very dead human body. The only way I(...)

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Rowing Through Internship

Rowing Through Internship

Halloween in the MICU: I was on call overnight, wearing a headband with droopy bumblebee ears, black and yellow clashing with the somber gray haze of the team room. Thus far, my call nights had torn 10,000 holes through my soul. Each was a devastating routine during which people of great medical mystery would rush(...)

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