Will

Born and raised in the UK, Will went into medicine late (31) after a career in digital marketing and journalism. He's into football (soccer), learned Spanish after 5 years in Spain, and has had his work published all over the web. Read more.

Do Med Students Need LinkedIn?

Do Med Students Need LinkedIn?

Med students don’t need LinkedIn. Maintaining a profile however is a low-risk activity that could be of some benefit. Especially when it comes to networking, looking for new job or research opportunities and displaying your credentials and experience online. Out of all social media platforms, it probably makes the most sense for med students to …

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Shadowing A Psychiatrist

Shadowing A Psychiatrist (A How-To Guide For Med Students)

Shadowing a psychiatrist is potentially the most difficult of specialty-based opportunities to get. Patient confidentiality and practice liability are two massive obstacles that deter pre-med students, or anyone else looking to gain experience, from entering into this world. But it is possible! As a med student myself, I know several colleagues who’ve successfully shadowed psychiatrists. …

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