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By Alyssa Walker 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 "creativ...
By Alyssa Walker 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...
By Joanna Hughes December 27, 2018
In 2009, the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) introduced two new diversity accreditation standards calling for US medical schools “to eng...
By Alyssa Walker 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...
By Joanna Hughes December 12, 2018
Medical school students require many skills and talents to succeed in an intense and competitive field. Now comes news that one characteristic in part...
By Joanna Hughes December 5, 2018
Exercise. Yoga. Meditation. Time with family and friends. These are just things medical students do to decompress during their notoriously challenging...
By Alyssa Walker November 28, 2018
The UK's National Health Service plans to establish an "earn, learn, and return" program with Jamaica. Let's take a closer look.
By Joanna Hughes November 21, 2018
With Japan’s graying population causing a labor shortage in the healthcare sector, international student enrollments in nursing care programs are risi...
By Joanna Hughes November 14, 2018
Diabetes impacts hundreds of millions of people all over the world. Because it’s so common, however, many people underestimate its seriousness. Not on...
By Alyssa Walker November 7, 2018
Ucas reports that record numbers of women have applied to UK medical schools after the government expanded placements to combat the NHS doctor shortag...
By Joanna Hughes October 31, 2018
With negotiations underway regarding the UK’s imminent departure from the EU, many issues remain up in the air. Unwilling to take any chances, the Fed...
By Joanna Hughes October 24, 2018
With countries all over the world facing a deficit of healthcare professionals, French president Emmanuel Macron has proposed new measures aimed at ta...
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January 22, 2019

What do stethoscopes and business have in common? More than you think. Medical school and business school are more closely aligned than you might expect. Let's take a closer look.

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.