Is Organic chemistry hard or is your self-doubt, setting you up for failure?

Is Organic chemistry hard or is your self-doubt, setting you up for failure? There were so many times during the pre-health journey that I doubted myself.  And if we’re being honest, there are times still that I doubt myself as a medical student. There are many classes that you take and you feel really confident.  […]

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I’m Back ! – Step 1 / Level 1 Exam Complete.

This is where I’ve been the past 8 weeks studying for a cumulative 17-hour examination! I decided to study at my parent’s home in Rhode Island so that my study breaks would include chatting with family, eating home-cooked meals and having a nonjudgemental shoulder to lean on when my emotions ran wild. ⁣ ⁣ The […]

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Check on your medical student friend. They’re probably losing their mind.  

In a few months, I will be taking the single most important exam of my medical career. What most people don’t know is that getting into medical school is only 20% of the battle into becoming a doctor. Another 20% is staying in medical school. Staying in medical school is a means of passing exams, […]

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How I Get Through Medical School Without Drinking Coffee

Since starting medical school, I have held and currently hold many positions aside from the full-time duty of being a medical student. These positions include : President of the Student National Medical Association Creative Director of the Diversity Taskforce COSGP Diversity Representative Campus Social Media Ambassador Secretary of the Rainbow Health Coalition Social Committee – […]

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Your Morning Coffee Is a Scam. There I Said It. 

While America runs on Dunkin, Starbucks, and K-cups, I run on divine energy. Over 2 billion cups of coffee are consumed in the world each day. I used to be a part of that population, but now you can count me out. Caffeine, the main ingredient in coffee has been studied and proven to increase alertness […]

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