Becoming A Physician

Author: Jennifer Danek
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 9780471121664
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"I have advised countless medical students and applicants over more than two decades and I repeatedly found myself agreeing with the advice given by the Daneks." --Michael V. Drake, M.D.Professor and Associate Dean, School of Medicine University of California, San Francisco "These authors have the experience, knowledge, and writing skills to lead the lost through the maze of uncertainties of medical schools and beyond."--Robert H. Shapiro, Ph.D.Academic Dean and Provost U.S. Naval Academy "Any student thinking about a career in medicine should have this book."--Tyrone D. Taborn Publisher and Editor-in-Chief Career Communications Group, Inc. Here, at last, is the book that will help you realize your dream of a career in medicine. Whether your goal is to work in a busy city hospital ER, as a country doctor, or in research, here you'll find innovative ways to actively plan and tailor your medical school education to meet your specific needs. Explore your many options with: * Straight facts on the medical school admissions process * Up-to-date information on the MCAT * Advice on selecting the right medical school * The current medical trends and the most attractive specialties

On Becoming A Doctor

Author: Tania Heller
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
ISBN: 9781402247606
File Size: 79,51 MB
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Everything They Don't Tell You, Everything You Need to Know Becoming a doctor is so much more than acing your MCATs, living through med school, then getting the perfect residency. It is a career that demands long hours on little to no sleep, constant continuing education, and a tough decision about which of the many types of medicine you want to practice. But with the right guide, you can make the right choices each step of the way. On Becoming a Doctor calmly and thoroughly walks you through each academic, physical, and emotional step you'll take on your way to a successful career in medicine, and it includes interviews with many different specialists to help you choose a medical path. This Essential Insider Advice Will Show You: Financing all of the costs of medical school The ups and downs of working with insurance companies Perspectives on a variety of medical fields The educational, physical, and emotional realities of the journey Interviews with doctors in many different specialties Working with other doctors and the administration On Becoming a Doctor covers everything you need to know about medical school, residency, specialization, and practice.

Becoming A Doctor

Author: Melvin Konner
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
ISBN: 9780140111163
File Size: 76,21 MB
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"A valuable contribution to the growing literature of medical culture."—Gerald Weissman, New York Univ. Medical Center.

Becoming A Physician

Author: Thomas Neville Bonner
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801864827
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"A lucid map of the changes in pedagogy over two hundred years in four major centres of learning in the western world." -- English Historical Review

Becoming A Doctor From Student To Specialist Doctor Writers Share Their Experiences

Author: Lee Gutkind
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393334554
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From the godfather of creative nonfiction comes a fresh and poignant collection of essays from doctors who grapple with the personal, ethical, and emotional demands of healing others as they journey from student to resident and beyond. A range of distinguished physicians and therapists are featured here, including Kay Redfield Jamison, Abigail Zugar (NYT Science Section), Peter Cramer, Robert Coles, Lauren Slater, Sandeep Jauhar, and Perri Klass, among others. Becoming a Doctor doesn't just focus on one period of training but instead portrays the broad arc of a doctor's development, from a medical student's first traumatic encounter with a cadaver and her realization that the experience's redemption will lie ahead in lives saved, to a resident's search for aesthetic beauty during her grueling year in an inner-city hospital and an older doctor's profound ruminations on what it means to really listen to a patient's story.

Guide To Becoming A Physician

ISBN: 9781465285669
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Iatrogenesis Essays On Becoming A Physician

Author: University of Michigan Medical Students
Publisher: University of Michigan Library
ISBN: 9781607854814
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In iatrogenesis: Essays on Becoming a Physician, medical students share coming-of-age stories that illustrate the rigorous, rewarding, and sometimes unforgiving journey into medicine. In Greek, iatro- means doctor, and -genesis means origin: Iatrogenesis thus describes any effect, good or bad, brought forth by a physician's actions. This essay compendium looks beyond a physician's impact on patients, instead turning inward to examine the impact of medical training on student doctors. These essays written by University of Michigan medical students span from the donning of the White Coat to graduation. Along the way, each writer weaves a story, the threads of which unite in a tapestry highlighting the universality of this coming-of-age journey. These essays breathe life into each stage of medical apprenticeship, displaying the full spectrum of human emotion as medical students find ways to reinvent themselves as the physicians of tomorrow.

Essential Guide To Becoming A Doctor

Author: Adrian Blundell
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781444329766
File Size: 41,82 MB
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All you need to know about becoming a doctor in the UK This book contains all the help you need to become a doctor. From applying to medical school through to choosing your specialty, you can find out: How to choose a medical school How to get into medical school How to survive as a medical student All about electives What life is like as a doctor As well as easy to follow information on choosing, getting into - and surviving - medical school, junior doctors in different specialties provide unique insight with firsthand accounts of what the job is like in real life, to help you plan and decide your future career path. Included in this fully updated third edition is the latest information on admission tests, an admission table with practical details about each medical school (as well as greater coverage of graduate medical schools), making this now even more comprehensive for everyone planning a career in medicine.

Singular Intimacies

Author: Danielle Ofri
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 9780807072516
File Size: 76,20 MB
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A memoir of the author's ten years as a medical student, intern, and resident at New York's 250-year-old Bellevue Hospital.

So You Want To Be A Physician Assistant

Author: Beth Grivett
Publisher: Physician Assistant Books
ISBN: 9780985161101
File Size: 72,83 MB
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Learn how to be part of the exciting physician assistant profession and how to choose the right PA program. This guide answers questions about what it takes to become an essential component of the physician-led health care team.