Medical specialty choice: Make the most of informational interviews
Gleaning insights while in medical school from physicians already practicing a medical specialty is far preferable to “if I only knew” moments later.
Medical School Life
Our 10 most popular stories of 2018
Physician burnout. Picking a medical specialty. Making romance work in medical residency. These topics drew your eyes this year. Find out what else did.
What we learned about medical specialty choice in 2018
From burnout to payouts, this was a big year for coverage of specialty specific data. Here are a fewer of our greatest hits.
What it’s like to specialize in medical genetics: Shadowing Dr. Abbott
Mary-Alice Abbott, MD, PhD, says that medical genetics allows you to practice at the cutting edge of science during an incredible time in medicine.
Resident & Student Finance
6 things medical students should know about physician compensation
Looking to erase a significant amount of medical student loan debt? Learn how to maximize your earnings as a practicing physician.
What it’s like in pediatric critical care: Shadowing Dr. Kuppy
Joanna Kuppy, MD, says she loves the acuity and thinking involved with pediatric critical care medicine, but her favorite thing is seeing children come back to visit after recovery.
These medical specialties have the biggest gender imbalances
Which medical specialties are most popular among male and female physicians entering residency? Let’s review the data.
What it’s like to specialize in urology: Shadowing Dr. Terlecki
Ryan Terlecki, MD, says urologists must feel comfortable discussing deeply intimate health issues with patients.
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