Two weeks ago was the last day of my last clinical rotation. It was a sad day with my absolute favorite preceptor throughout the entire year of rotations. I drove away from the clinic feeling like I hadn’t in a while – the realization that I would not be working with this physician again, who […]
How to Succeed On Your Clinical Rotations
As you may know, third and fourth-year are spent at various hospitals and clinics where students rotate with specialties such as general surgery, family medicine, or psychology to learn about various specialties. It can be an amazing learning opportunity but one of the most common questions my classmates and I had first and second-year was, […]
What’s in Your White Coat?
When I first started out 3rd-year, my pockets were STUFFED. I kid you not, my shoulders were hurting by the end of the day because I crammed so many things in my pockets that I thought I might need. Don’t laugh…but I even brought my otoscope. My school told us it was one of those […]