The Urban Dictionary defines the term to “level up” as the moment “when a video game player has earned enough experience points to acquire a new level in a skill or skills.”
For ophthalmologists, June is the month when many are preparing to level up. Future ophthalmologists are getting ready for their first year of residency as third-year residents prepare to move on to fellowships or to start a new practice. As new ophthalmologists start practicing, others may be deciding to either slow down or retire altogether.
Through these transitions, your Academy can be the key to your success. From young ophthalmologists to senior ophthalmologists, your Academy has tools, articles and resources that can help you level up! Here are just a few highlights.
For young ophthalmologists:
For senior ophthalmologists:
Transitions can be taxing, so be sure to manage your stress through exercise, eating well and getting enough sleep. For more tips, check out the wellness section of the Academy’s website.