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Should Med Schools Recruit Like Tech Giants?

January 16, 2019

Some medical schools are taking pages from the recruitment playbooks of Google and other high-tech companies and switching the focus from the "creativity suck" of test scores to problem-solving and leadership skills. Find out why.


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Tech Health Developments to Look Out For in 2019

January 10, 2019

Tech giants are moving into the healthcare space. Amazon and Apple are opening clinics. Uber has a medical transit program. This is just the beginning. Here are some more tech-health developments to watch in 2019.


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Spike in Numbers Applying to Med School

December 19, 2018

Good news for the doctor shortage: medical school applications are up! Let's take a look at the recent spike in applications to medical schools across the US.


Newly added Healthcare Programs

University of Bradford

BSc (Hons) in Nursing (Adult)

January 21, 2019
The three-year full-time degree in Nursing leads to a professional nursing qualification and eligibility to register with the Nursing and Midwifery Council. This is a practical, patient-centred course with equal amounts of theory and clinical practice which enables students to experience different aspects of healthcare.

Medical University of Warsaw – English Division

English Division 5,5-year Master in Pharmacy (MPharm)

January 21, 2019
The five-year undergraduate pharmacy course leads to the degree of Master of Pharmacy (MPharm) and, after a further 6-months pre-registration training in an approved pharmacy, allows registration as a pharmacist in Poland.

Cyprus University of Technology

MSc in Cognitive Neurorehabilitation

January 21, 2019
The main purpose of the program is to train students on cutting-edge research skills in Cognitive Neurorehabilitation and with capabilities of coordinating relevant research in clinical settings.

Articles

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Five Wrong Reasons to Become A Doctor

January 14, 2019

There are many good reasons to go to medical school and join this noble profession. However, not all reasons are so good. Read on for a roundup of five things that should not be on your list of reasons to be a doctor.


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Med Schools Make Strides in Diversity

December 27, 2018

In 2009, the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) introduced two new diversity accreditation standards calling for US medical schools “to engage in systematic efforts to attract and retain students from diverse background and develop programs, such as pipeline and academic enrichment prog...