Succeeding in Medical School

IN FOCUS: READY FOR CLINICAL YEARS

Away rotations

Leaving the nest: Looking at the pros, cons of away rotations

As a medical student, are away rotations right for you? One recent medical school grad looks at what she gleaned from her four away rotations.

Acting the part: Professionalism do’s and don’ts during clinicals

Despite years of study, med students are relative amateurs at the outset of clerkship. Professional behavior can be key to their success on the wards.

4 study tips to help you ace your shelf exams

What you need to know about away electives and Match

7 clinical rotation tips from experienced physicians

Residents answer top student questions about away rotations

Medical students test-drive clinical skills before rotations

Student SOS: 6 ways to avoid distress in medical school