Set Realistic Career Goals to Reach Your Professional Potential

The Rheumatologist—January 19, 2016

The Rheumatologist's Karen Appold explains how rheumatologists can reach professional goals. Karen receives input from Stephen A. Paget, MD, FACP, FACR, MACR, the physician-in-chief and chair of the division of rheumatology at Hospital for Special Surgery.

Dr. Paget notes, "Ideally, at each phase of your career, you should think ahead and decide where you want to be in one year, three years, five years, 10 years and afterward, and then set specific goals and approaches to attain your goals. It is important to set milestones along the path to achieve your goals."

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