Life as a Medical Student

Life as a medical student is similar to other university students.  However, there are also many differences. 

  1. Heavier workload
  2. Less time for other extracurricular activities
  3. Greater responsibilities
  4. More self-directed learning
  5. Self reflection is a must
  6. Need to keep patient confidentiality at all times
  7. You will be engaged in work place learning
  8. You will make life long friends
  9. You need to be prepared for the hard working ahead

In summary, life as a medical student is demanding but yet exciting.  It is mentally challenging but at the end of it, you will no doubt find it rewarding.

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