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  • Rabbit, Rabbit

  • Created April 26, 2017 by Hannah Decker
  • Reposted with permission from here. The Americans gave each family two rabbits, which we were to care for over the summer and eventually cook. Well, as you might imagine, Tante Ingrid and I got quite attached to the little critters. When the time came for rabbit stew, we were despondent. We begged Mutti to please...VIEW >
  • What is Diabetes Mellitus?

  • Created April 25, 2017 by Open Osmosis
  • Diabetes is notorious in American culture, both as the cause of innumerable health issues and (sometimes in jest) as the result of consuming sugary treats like the Starbucks Unicorn Frappuccino. But what is diabetes mellitus? Diabetes mellitus occurs when there’s too much glucose, a type of sugar, in the blood. Diabetes mellitus can be split...VIEW >
  • The Year of Privilege: A New Perspective on Third Year

  • Created April 24, 2017 by Brent Schnipke
  • During my pediatrics clerkship, one of our core faculty gave a lecture during orientation. This orientation lecture was particularly good, as the professor giving it was one of our most-loved faculty members who is deeply in tune with medical students at all stages. This was back in the summer when we were just getting started...VIEW >
  • Real, and Fake, Research Day

  • Created April 21, 2017 by The Short Coat Podcast
  • We’ve got a crowd of M1s in the house rapidly approaching the end of their first year.  This past week, Kylie Jade Miller, Levi Endelman, Adam Erwood, and new co-host Irene Morcuende took their physical exam skills practical exam; and they discussed some research they did at the intersections of medical and society–the public health...VIEW >

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  • 20 Questions: Sara E. Gottfried, MD, OB-GYN

  • Created June 1, 2016 by Juliet Farmer
  • Sara E. Gottfried, MD, is a board certified obstetrician and gynecologist; founder and CEO of Gottfried Center for Integrative Medicine, Inc.; and volunteer clinical faculty at University of California at San Francisco Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Gottfried received a bachelor’s degree in engineering cum laude from the University of Washington (1988), followed by a...VIEW >
  • 20 Questions: Terry L. Wahls, MD – Internal Medicine

  • Created January 25, 2016 by Juliet Farmer
  • Terry Wahls, MD, is a clinical professor of medicine at the University of Iowa, where she teaches internal medicine residents, sees patients in the traumatic brain injury clinic and conducts clinical trials. In addition, she’s director of the Extended Care and Rehab Service Line at the Veteran Affairs Iowa City Health Care System. She received...VIEW >
  • 20 Questions: Norman Pastorek, MD – Plastic Surgery

  • Created December 18, 2015 by Student Doctor Network
  • Norman J. Pastorek MD, FACS specializes in facial plastic surgery. He trained at The University of Chicago Illinois and is board certified by both the American Board of otolaryngology and the American Board of Facial and Reconstructive Surgery. He has a private practice on Park Ave in New York. When did you first decide to...VIEW >

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