We’ve all said it. A countless number of times. When confronted with a question by a patient that we don’t know how to answer, “Oh, I’m just the med student, let me get the doctor.” But in a few short months…we will be the doctor. Fourth-year is a very weird transition time. There are certain […]
Class of 2019, This Year We Become Doctors
2019. The year we have been thinking about since med school began. Class of 2019, this year we become doctors. As the new year rolls around, its time to start reflecting on 2018 and preparing for the new year. For us in the class of 2019, this is also a time to reflect on the […]
Volunteering: Selfless or Selfish?
When applying to college, med school, jobs and residency, it’s all the same. You need to have “volunteer work” on your application. It’s no longer, “Oh wow, this person volunteers! They must be a good person.” It is, “Well this person only volunteered X amount of hours instead of Y or Z amount of hours.” […]