Three Things to Consider if You Want to Quit Medicine

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It was during my third year pediatrics rotation that the doubts starting creeping in. I really couldn’t see myself doing this for another fifty years – “this” being clinical medicine. When I finally gave voice to these thoughts, my friend and fellow medical student didn’t seem surprised. “Have you thought about quitting?”
I remember staring at her, unimpressed. “Are you crazy?! I’m not quitting when I’m already $150K in debt with only a year to go!”

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