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  • Q&A With Physician-Author Matt McCarthy, MD

  • Created June 29, 2015 by Chivas Owle
  • 1.  What specifically prompted you to write The Real Doctor Will See You Shortly? I was having dinner with my editor three years ago, and he asked if I’d ever thought of writing a book about medicine. I had kept a journal during my intern year, but I was hesitant to write about my experiences. Some were...VIEW >
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  • Figure 1 Image of the Week, 6/27/15

  • Created June 27, 2015 by Figure 1
  • Image of the Week: An unusual rash covering 90% body surface area. This patient had a biopsy that revealed erythema multiforme one month ago. Now, the patient returns with intact annular lesions covering 90% of his body. Do you think this is truly erythema multiforme or something more severe? Find out on Figure 1.  ...VIEW >
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  • 5 Reasons Intern Year is Better Than Medical School

  • Created June 26, 2015 by Megan Riddle, MD PhD
  • I had a certain level of (I thought well-justified) terror anticipating the start of intern year. No longer able to hide behind the protective “I’m just the medical student” blockade, I was worried about not being able to live up to the burden and the privilege of being someone’s doctor. Third year was rough and...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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