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Financial Literacy for Residents, Fellows, and Junior Physicians

October 29, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm EDT

Chirag P. Shah, MD, MPH, facilitated this webinar on one of the most important (non-medical!) things you will learn in training: how to navigate your personal finances. Dr. Shah is a vitreoretinal surgeon at Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston, and the Co-Director of the Vitreoretinal Surgery Fellowship. He has recently co-authored a book on personal finance for physicians, “Financial Freedom Rx: The Physician’s Guide to Achieving Financial Independence,” and teaches “Financial Literacy 101” at Harvard Medical School. His lecture provided a brief overview on:

  • Why Financial Planning Matters
  • Jobs and Contracts
  • Initial Steps Post Training
  • Disability, Health, and Malpractice Insurance
  • Student Loans and Retiring Debt
  • Tax-Advantaged Investing
  • Taxable Investing
  • Diversification and Asset Allocation
  • Life, Homeowners, and Umbrella Insurance
  • Financial Advisors
  • Estate Planning
  • Have I Won The Game?
  • Retirement Distributions
  • Pitfalls To Avoid

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    October 29, 2020
    5:30 pm - 6:30 pm EDT
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