Getting over post-exam nail-biting

So, if you're like me, you've walked out of an test thinking to yourself, "Well, that went terribly..." Today we had our exam for our third organ system-based block. Biochem, gastrointestinal system, and nutrition--I'll spare you the gory details. (One friend's key take-away: "It's all one big tube!") Anyway, over the course of the day, … Continue reading Getting over post-exam nail-biting

Ask a med student: “What is the one piece of non-gunner advice you would give to your pre-med self?”

I asked my class of first-year med students for the one piece of non-gunner advice they would give to their pre-med selves: "My advice would be to sure, do your pre-med extracurriculars that show you have really thought about a career in medicine, but don't overload yourself to the point of not having interests outside … Continue reading Ask a med student: “What is the one piece of non-gunner advice you would give to your pre-med self?”