Ever wish that you could follow around a Neurosurgeon for a day, or ask a Cardiothoracic Surgeon what it's like to perform a coronary bypass surgery? A Day in the Life gives you the opportunity to hear it firsthand. Whether it's what a med student thinks about when trying to choose their specialty or what the day of a Dermatologist looks like, you can find it here.
Two of the most common fields for students who are interested in a career in mental healt are psychology and psychiatry. But what's the difference between a psychologist and a psychiatrist?
Future doctors learn a lot in four years. So, while medicine attracts particularly bright students, medical school test preparation often requires new study habits.
Completing prerequisites, gaining clinical experience and volunteering are surefire ways to get exposure to the medical world before entering medical school.
Gary Schiller, MD, responds that, in addition to diagnosing and treating blood cancers, these specialists also focus heavily on clinical research.
To pursue an education in allergology in the mid-20th century, an allergist might as well have attended the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.
Many popular shows over the years have used the backdrop of a hospital emergency department (ED) to draw viewers in with dramatic tension and intensity.
'Scrub in', are two words every aspiring surgeon hopes to hear. As one myself, I never imagined I would hear them during my first year of medical school.
Students who want to work in underserved communities or address disparities in healthcare during their career can apply to the Drew/UCLA Medical Education Program.
What is thoracic surgery? In the past few decades thoracic surgery – surgical procedures involving organs within the chest – has made major strides as a life-saving field.