Medicine and the Humanities

Medicine and the Humanities

How would you like to increase your levels of wisdom, empathy, self-efficacy, emotional appraisal, and spatial skills while decreasing your intolerance of ambiguity, physical fatigue, emotional exhaustion, and cognitive weariness? Who wouldn’t want to play this game, right? According to a 2018 study, exposure to humanities such as literature, music, theater, and visual arts provides […]

Who is on your team?

Who is on your team?

Any person who sets out to accomplish a challenge knows that having the right support system is critical to success. Therefore, it should not be surprising that preparing for a career in the health professions similarly requires the right support. The Diverse Medicine Recruitment Center is one (excellent) tool for online guidance, support, and mentoring. […]

Words of Advice and Encouragement for Re-Applicants 

Words of Advice and Encouragement for Re-Applicants 

Not being accepted to medical school on your first attempt is very humbling. You go through a whole array of thoughts, feelings and emotions. Especially for those that have extensive work experience in another career you may ask yourself “should I go back?” I am currently on a 60-day on and 60-day off deployment rotation […]

How to use Diverse Medicine Recruitment Center

How to use Diverse Medicine Recruitment Center

Wouldn’t it be great if someone built an online community where students from diverse backgrounds could network with recruiters, doctors, medical students, and other students? That’d be awesome. WAIT…that’s DiverseMedicine.com! Relationships are one of the greatest keys to success in life. Often, people who don’t get the job complain that the people who got the […]