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May 3, 2022

There’s a Shortage of Cadavers for Surgeons to Practice There’s a Shortage of Cadavers for Surgeons to Practice

Not enough people are donating their bodies to science, and this is affecting surgeons’ ability to hone their skills by practicing on cadavers, according to professors […]
May 2, 2022

LGBT+ Residents Show Greater Rates of Depression: Study LGBT+ Residents Show Greater Rates of Depression: Study

Going into residency can be a daunting task for any student, but according to a new study from the University of Michigan, the emotional toll is […]
April 29, 2022

‘Sexual Minority’ Med Students Face Inclusivity Challenges: Study ‘Sexual Minority’ Med Students Face Inclusivity Challenges: Study

Medical students who identify as gay, lesbian, or bisexual view medical school learning environments less favorably than heterosexual students, and rates of burnout may be higher […]
April 22, 2022

Relief and Concern Over Step 1 Exam’s Switch to Pass/Fail Relief and Concern Over Step 1 Exam’s Switch to Pass/Fail

For the first time this spring, second-year medical school students left their initial board exams worried about just one factor: passing. The infamous 7-hour Step 1 […]
April 19, 2022

Med School to Pay $1.2M in Refunds, Debt Cancellation Med School to Pay $1.2M in Refunds, Debt Cancellation

Although disputing the allegations, Saint James School of Medicine has settled a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) that the school used deceptive marketing tactics […]
April 14, 2022

More Medical Schools Build Training in Transgender Care More Medical Schools Build Training in Transgender Care

Klay Noto wants to be the kind of doctor he never had when he began to question his gender identity. A second-year student at Tulane University […]
April 14, 2022

Premed Students Help Peers Navigate the Road to Med School Premed Students Help Peers Navigate the Road to Med School

While preparing for the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT), I often felt lost about how to study, and I felt overwhelmed by the vast amount of […]
April 1, 2022

Queer Med Students of Color Feel Less Successful Queer Med Students of Color Feel Less Successful

Genevieve Labe, MEd, and Aaminah Long, MSEd, both have firsthand experience when it comes to facing barriers because of who they are. Genevieve Labe, MEd Both […]
March 31, 2022

Student Who Jabbed Patient Over Personal Pronoun Badge on Leave Student Who Jabbed Patient Over Personal Pronoun Badge on Leave

A student at Wake Forest University School of Medicine is on leave after apologizing for a tweet in which she bragged about unnecessarily sticking a patient […]
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