Student Stories
A health care education blog.

Phenomenon or Epiphenomenon

By Jake Rosenberg, jrosenberg

At an immunology conference recently, I had the chance to speak with one of the leading scientists in my field. In my research, I study the role of autoantibodies in a number of weird diseases. Normally antibodies bind and neutralize bad things: bacteria, viruses, fungi. But in autoimmunity, diseases like lupus for instance, these antibodies..

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14th August, 2014

Pros and cons of dating in med school

By Stephan Chiu, schiu

It’s the end of summer, the time where entire classes of new medical students are packing up and heading off the school together. Initially it’s a whirlwind of names and faces, as these hundred or so people meet each other for the first time. But as the days go on, bonds will form, and potentially,..

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13th August, 2014

Ohio State Fair Time!

By Christen Johnson, cjohnson

A couple of weeks ago, a friend and I decided to go to the state fair. It’s been years since I’ve been there, literally years. It only comes once a year, but it’s probably been about five since I last went. I guess it was a good day to go since we got in at..

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12th August, 2014