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  • Book Review – Anatomy of a Kidnapping: A Doctor’s Story

  • Created July 29, 2015 by Chivas Owle
  • In his book, Anatomy of a Kidnapping: A Doctor’s Story, Dr. Steven Berk shares his experience of being kidnapped. It is a remarkable experience and one that deserves to be shared. Dr. Berk takes the reader on emotional journey, inviting us to take a peek into the head of someone being abducted from their home into...VIEW >
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  • 20 Questions: Mellissa Withers, MHS, PhD

  • Created July 27, 2015 by Juliet Farmer
  • Mellissa Withers, MHS, PhD, is an assistant clinical professor at University of Southern California (USC) in the Institute for Global Health and leads the Global Health Program of the Association of Pacific Rim Universities, a network of 45 universities in the region, where she teaches global health-related courses. Withers also works as an independent health...VIEW >
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  • Figure 1 Image of the Week, 7/25/15

  • Created July 25, 2015 by Figure 1
  •   Image of the Week – Do you recognize this acute reaction? After soaking this patient’s arm in warm water to treat an abscess, this unusual discoloration appeared. Do you recognize this acute reaction? View this image on Figure 1 for the answer....VIEW >
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  • SDN Editorial Board Now Accepting Applications

  • Created July 24, 2015 by Student Doctor Network
  • To further the goal of publishing quality feature articles as a resource that helps students become doctors, SDN is seeking members to join the SDN Editorial Board. Editorial Board members are responsible for reviewing article submissions, providing suggestions and feedback for authors, advising the Editor-in-Chief, and approving articles for publication on SDN’s front page. Applicants should have strong writing...VIEW >

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  • 20 Questions: Mary Lupo, MD, Dermatologist

  • Created April 27, 2015 by Juliet Farmer
  • Mary Lupo, MD, is a practicing dermatologist and clinical professor of dermatology at Tulane University School of Medicine. Dr. Lupo began using combination protocols for her patients that included collagen fillers, light chemical peels, and topical products such as Retin-A and alpha hydroxy acids with sun protection. She received a bachelor’s degree in biology from...VIEW >
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  • Q & A: Pharmacy Admissions Insider

  • Created April 2, 2015 by Sarah Lawrence
  • Applying to professional school can be one of the most daunting challenges of a student’s career. The pharmacy admissions process is no exception, and students may find it overwhelming at times. The Student Doctor Network recently sat down with Jeff, a member of a pharmacy school admissions committee, who shared his perspective on the process...VIEW >
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  • 20 Questions: Barbara Pro, Oncologist

  • Created February 9, 2015 by Juliet Farmer
  • Dr. Barbara Pro, a medical oncologist in Philadelphia, is a Thomas Jefferson University-Kimmel Cancer Center physician, as well as a professor and director of the Cutaneous Lymphoma Center. Dr. Pro received her MD from University La Sapienza in Rome, Italy, cum laude (1988). She completed a fellowship in medical oncology at University La Sapienza (1988−1992);...VIEW >
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  • 20 Questions: Kent A. Kiehl, PhD, Criminal Psychopathy

  • Created January 26, 2015 by Juliet Farmer
  • Dr. Kent Kiehl is an associate professor in the department of psychology at the University of New Mexico. He received a bachelor’s degree in psychology with an emphasis in biology from the University of California Davis (1993), and both a master’s degree (1996) and a PhD (2000) in psychology and neuroscience from the University of...VIEW >

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