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

Three of my favorite questions for the end of the med school interview

Earlier in the week, a med school applicant asked me for suggestions for questions to ask her interviewer at the end of their conversation. A few of my favorites for med school (and job) interviews include: 1. "Since you started at this school, what has confirmed that you made the right choice in coming here?" … Continue reading Three of my favorite questions for the end of the med school interview