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No patients? Why yes, food, I will eat you.

You know, I don’t think I will ever actually enjoy working night shifts. I prefer them to working 12 hour day shifts because when you work all day, you can’t get anything else done – most everything is closed when you get off work. 725 more words


Why I Turned Down My Spot at Harvard Medical School

On June 28th, 2014, I published this status on Facebook to explain my philosophy around making hard life choices and how I personally made the decision not to go to medical school. 909 more words

Decision Making

Refugee health, and lovely four letter words

So…I passed my second exam!

Honestly though, this one is mostly just a relief because I have to direct and run the filming or our interview video this Saturday for 4 hours, so I just don’t have time for a rewrite now.   429 more words


Dreams of Danger

When I first started writing this Hogwarts blog, I was new to the Hershey area. Late at night in my apartment, I felt restless in a “foreign” bed that was unnervingly soft, and much taller and deeper than the one I had slept on for the past fourteen years. 314 more words

Harry Potter

Study Block

I just spent four hours trying and failing to study. I changed locations, I tied my study area, I used my fluorescent coloured index cards, I tried drawing pictures, I ate… Nothing. 109 more words

The Chronicles Of A Premed

Becoming a DO

Today Conor decided to pick me up from work. I knew that this could only mean that something fantastic happened or something disappointing. Today was the day we would find out how well he did on the MCAT. 415 more words

Event: Medical School Recruiting Event (10/28/14)

The UAA pre-health advising team will be hosting a medical school recruiting event along with the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM). All students are welcome! 177 more words