Mentorship Challenges And Responsibilities

The Challenges And Responsibilities Of An Effective Mentoring Relationship

RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE MENTEE The mentoring relationship is one of collaboration that should ultimately benefit both parties. Therefore mentees should demonstrate eagerness to learn, flexibility and an understanding of the mentor’s demanding schedule.30 Mentees should be prompt for all appointments, and respect the time and effort...

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Mentorship Strategies

Strategies For Building An Effective Mentoring Relationship

Mentoring has been recognized as a critical aspect of the professional and/or personal development of the student, resident and faculty member. This career development resource discusses strategies for building effective mentoring relationships and outlines some of the challenges to contemporary mentoring. The first account of a...

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Medical Students Relationship Building

Here’s Why It’s So Important For Students To Build Personal Relationships During Medical School

  The life of a medical student can be hectic, to say the least. As a result of the mental and physical demands that come with being in medical school, relationships, romantic or otherwise, oftentimes take a back seat. However, according to one grad, relationships may be among...

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29 Funny Med School Tweets

29 More Hilarious Tweets That Perfectly Sum Up The Struggles Of Medical School

Medical school can be stressful and intimidating, but it can also be fun, right?! Here’s 29 more med school Tweets to get you laughing. See our last post of the "20 Funniest Tweets About Medical School".  1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. ...

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Primary Care Specialty Reasons For Medical Students

Five Reasons To Consider Choosing Primary Care As Your Specialty

With a severe physician shortage already affecting healthcare in the United States, the American Association of Medical Colleges now projects a 94,000 doctor deficit within the next decade. What has enhanced this problem is the fact that many medical students are now choosing to enter subspecialties, as opposed...

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Amending Current Matching ProgramFor Residents

With Soaring Costs, We Need to Re-Evaluate The Current Matching System For Medical Students and Residencies

Established in 1952, the match system was designed to cater to a high demand for doctors, and served the healthcare industry well on both ends - doctors could choose and pursue their specialties of choice, and patients received treatment from happier and more fulfilled professionals....

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