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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Do Medical School Rankings Really Matter?

Let’s talk about medical school rankings. What are the best medical schools? Do they exist? Does it really matter? The short answer is no!  There are so many medical schools and it seems like a new medical school is popping up every day. With so many choices, it’d be helpful to know on what basis […]

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The Hardest Thing About Being a Black Medical Student is…

Donate here ! On April 17-21, 2019, over 20 members (including myself) of the Student National Medical Association are planning to attend The Annual Medical Education conference in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. During this conference, we will be trained and exposed to various physician mentors and enrichment opportunities necessary for our advancement as future doctors. ⁣ ⁣ […]

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