Intern Prep

By Jennifer Tran, jtran

For the last block of the year, my medical school has every student participate in a capstone series specific to all things related to internship aka the first year of residency as well as a specialty-specific bootcamp. During the capstone series, we had life lectures about loans and medical malpractice, but then we also had..

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27th May, 2016

A Younger Science

By Jake Rosenberg, jrosenberg

As part of my ambulatory medicine clerkship, I rotate through the practices of different physicians. One of my clerkship settings takes place in a concierge medicine practice, that is, a practice where patients pay a yearly fee, and in return they have longer appointments and round the clock access to their doctor. It’s, at times,..

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26th May, 2016

The Last Day

By Lauren Rafka, lrafka

Last week I finished my acting internship, the challenging rotation that had consumed the month of April. On my last day, I brought in a cake for the team since I had been telling them about my cake decorating hobby. The last day was a difficult one, with medically complicated patients who demanded a lot..

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25th May, 2016