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What Percentage Of Medical Students Become Doctors?

What Percentage Of Medical Students Become Doctors?

It might be surprising to think about but not all medical students go on to become doctors. According to data from the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), its estimated that around 80-90 percent of med students graduate. With an even greater percentage (96%) successfully completing six-year programs. Beyond this data however, it’s difficult to …

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Can Doctors Have Piercings

can doctors have piercings? (Do they Affect Employment Opportunities?)

Doctors working in a hospital environment with heavy patient contact are generally advised not to have piercings. But that’s mainly because of the conservative nature of the job rather than any legal precedent. Patients, for the most part, seem to be impartial. According to a 2015 study published in the BMJ that looked at over …

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Med Student Stereotypes

21 Med Student Stereotypes; The Snitch, The Do-Gooder, The Anki Bro & More

Spend anytime in medical school and you’ll notice very different breeds of people. Some have endearing quirks, others are just plain strange. Either way, stereotypes, of which there are quite a few, abound. Personally, I straddle quite a few of the 21 characteristics on this (by no means exhaustive) list. It’s largely inspired by European …

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