Name: Dr. Parth S. Shirode
Birth Place: Satana, Nashik, Maharashtra, India
Academic Qualification: MBBS (2022 graduate) from Terna Medical College and Hospital, Navi Mumbai, India
Languages you speak/write: English, Hindi, Marathi
What do you do?
I am recent MBBS graduate preparing for United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE).
What’s the best part of your profession? What made you choose this profession?
As a child, I was always curious about the world around me and had many questions about what, why, and how things worked. Fortunately, my curiosity led me to become a doctor. Every day, I learn something new, which helps me to put a smile on the face of my patients and is the best part of my profession.
Do you like reading? What was the last thing you read?
Yes, I have always enjoyed reading since I was a child. I recently finished reading a book called "Dawn of Divinity" by revered Pandurang Shastri Athavale.
What is your favorite dish?
My tongue adores MOMOS, but my heart belongs to PURAN-POLI.
How would your friend describe you?
I haven't heard anything about myself from my pals yet, but I'm sure they all admire me!
Who would you like to travel with?
With family, friend(s) and solo trip
What is your least favourite subject?
What is your favourite subject?
Pathology, Pediatrics, Anatomy
What’s something you wish to change about the world?
I can't change the world, but I can make things better by changing myself and leading by example.
If your journey was a movie, what would it be called?
Think Beyond the Limits
What are you passionate about?
Hiking and traveling are two of my favorite pastimes. I enjoy learning about nature, geography, history, different cultures, and people.
When I saw my name on the MBBS allocation list!
What do you love to do in your leisure time?
I enjoy singing and playing the Ukulele.
What do you hate the most?
My own undesirable qualities.
If given a choice, what alternate career would you have opted for?
What is your dream travel destination?
Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada
Where would you like to work in the future?
In a remote rural area of Maharashtra.
Finally, a Quote you relate to.
"True achievement is not merely attaining accolades in one's respective field, but rather, leaving an indelible mark upon its literature through one's contributions."