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Medical School Orientation Info + First Course Books!

So, I definitely wasn’t planning on writing a post today, but I honestly couldn’t help myself when I saw the emails my school sent me about MS1 Orientation! 720 more words

Medical School

Welcome Message

In the world of medical school, few things are as daunting as training costs: the average American medical student takes on over $150,000 of debt, not to mention a sizable opportunity cost (the minimum of four years in intensive, insulated training doesn’t allow students to pursue personal projects or earn an income). 60 more words

Career Planning

Mother-daughter Bonding Time and Medical School Applications Begin!

Today was a lovely sunny day spending some one-on-one time with my daughter Naomi. It’s rare that I have just one kid with me at a time! 450 more words

All Things Premed

Tell Me Something Good

If this post title immediately made you think of the song below, I feel like I accomplished something today.

That will be stuck in your head for the rest of the day. 332 more words

Daily Life

These are the moments

Sometimes it’s almost unreal how quickly time flies. As I sit here tonight writing, I am about a month away from my lifelong dream of attending medical school. 315 more words

finals woes


Why does ugly crying have to be a part of every finals week ritual? I mean, I know it’s good for you and helps relieve stress because you’re not just holding everything in. 464 more words

Med School

Guest Post from Fiona Scott, MD-To-Be

So recently I was approached by a medical student asking if she could guest post on my blog about burnout.  I was more than happy to take her up on her offer, and not just because it has been WAY too long since I have blogged and her timing could not have been more perfect.   1,351 more words

Medicine