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Med Student Mentor: Licensing, Tuition and Other Concerns Dental Students Have

Apr 29, 2015

Many dental students and prospective dental students worry about the high debt associated with dental school and obtaining a portable license. Carol Gomez Summerhays is the president-elect of the American Dental Association. She discusses licensing and tuition but also talks about how technology and ...

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Med Student Mentor: You’ve Been Matched—Five Things You Need to Know Now

Mar 24, 2015

Match day is over and you now know where you’ll be spending the next few years for the final stretch of your medical training. But how can you prepare now to make your residency the best experience possible? Ross Blagg is a plastic surgery resident at the University of Utah and he shares five ...

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Med Student Mentor: Exploring a Career in Infectious Disease

Mar 20, 2015

Infectious disease doctors get to see all kinds of illnesses, from measles to Ebola. Second-year med student Maria Borrero interviews Dr. Andy Pavia, chief of the pediatric infectious disease division at University of Utah School of Medicine. He discusses his career beginnings—when information ...

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Med Student Mentor: The Advantages and Disadvantages of Being a Chief Resident

Feb 20, 2015

What do chief residents do and what are their roles on the medical team? If you’re considering whether or not becoming a chief resident is the right fit, the Residency Program Director for Internal Medicine at the University of Utah has some advice for you. Med Student Mentor Natasha Kwendakwema ...

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Med Student Mentor: How to Deal with Med School Stress

Jan 16, 2015

Stressed out and need some motivation? Dr. Leana Wen, attending physician at George Washington University, talks about how to manage stress in such a stressful time of your life. She also discusses the importance of involvement outside of medical school and reverting back to your core motivation as ...

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Med Student Mentor: Standing Out in a Med School Interview

Dec 11, 2014

An interview lets you accentuate your own personal brand. Medical student and nationally ranked cyclist Tim Mulvihill has been in the hot seat numerous times and shares what fellow Med-school applicants will encounter during the interview process. This high achiever with a unique perspective shares ...

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Med Student Mentor: What to Know Before You Sign Your First Contract

Dec 5, 2014

What are the important things to consider when a new doctor signs a contract? Lawyer Jim Haisley highlights the important points. From reading, understanding, agreeing, signing and even backing out, he takes you through everything you need to know before you sign a contract. ...

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