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My First Experience in a White Coat

Today was the first day I walked into the hospital with my white coat. It was a surreal experience and I had no idea what to expect. 327 more words


It begins...clerkship days 1 and 2

So, like it says on the tin, clerkship has begun; the orthopaedic surgery part of my 2 month surgery rotation, to be exact.

Throw back! 440 more words

Med Student

My Campus :)

My week 2 of Medical School has started and as expected, I am swamped with work. My first week was literally spent in lecture halls and back in my dorm room. 793 more words


I'm back!

It’s been a long time since I’ve written. In the meantime, I’ve started a PhD program and am still working with students of all ages. I have recently begun working with a new adult learner on reading comprehension (more specifically, the verbal section of the MCAT, which stands for the Medical School Admissions Test). 45 more words

Special Education

Help Under Water: A Plea for Early Intervention in Mental Health

By Grace Scolyer

On the two year anniversary of Robin Williams’s suicide, I am finally ready to share something obvious, important, clichéd, and true:

It can happen to anyone. 836 more words

Survival Tips for Finals Week

As y’all know, I just finished finals week of my first semester at Physician Assistant school at GWU! Woo! I don’t think I’ve ever been more excited to be done taking tests and to have a week of relaxing at home-which is saying something because I love being home with my mom. 1,575 more words

Physician Assistant

Medical School Starts Tomorrow!

It is hard to believe that after 10 years of planning, with plenty of detours and surprises, I am finally starting medical school tomorrow! When I look back on the past few years, there were several moments when I wondered why there had been a delay or why things did not go as planned. 334 more words