Author: Dawit Ayalew

Dawit Ayalew Dawit Ayalew (1 Posts)

Editor, Medical Student

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

I am a current fourth-year medical student at Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine. I received my undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia, where I majored in Biology and French. I received my Masters in Physiology from Georgetown University. I am drawn to surgery as I am to writing by the creativity in thought and expression.




Moving Forward

Medical student Dawit Ayalew reflects on his own experience of life “constantly moving him forward,” how it inevitably compelled him to look backwards and ultimately how these ideas have influenced how he cares for patients.

Dawit Ayalew Dawit Ayalew (1 Posts)

Editor, Medical Student

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

I am a current fourth-year medical student at Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine. I received my undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia, where I majored in Biology and French. I received my Masters in Physiology from Georgetown University. I am drawn to surgery as I am to writing by the creativity in thought and expression.