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'Mature age' medical students
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Medicine for Mature Age Students

With the gradual shift towards postgraduate training at Australian medical schools, along with the various difficulties associated with getting into medical school, more and more medical school classes are populated w...

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A Good Doctor
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Novel finding: reading fiction can make you a better doctor

“For this was the point, surely: he would be a better doctor for having read literature. What deep readings his modified sensibility might make of human suffering, of the self-destructive folly or sheer bad ...

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Research as a medical student
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Research in medical school – what, when, how, and with whom?

As has previously been posted in these blog series, it is getting harder and harder to get into specialty training following medical school. Why is this important to you now? Well, to ensure an ‘easier’ pr...

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Medical Professional Showing Student How to Choose a Medical School
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Choosing Your Medical School

For many students, putting in the medical school preference order can be a challenging task. Below are just a few of the considerations when making this choice.

 

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Choosing a Medical Career Path
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Choosing a Medical Specialty

Many students embark on their long journey towards becoming a doctor with a clear idea of the end goal. This might mean becoming a paediatrician, or a neurosurgeon, or perhaps an ophthalmologist. Many more students, h...

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Good habits to have as a medical student in Australia
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Top 5 Habits of a Successful Medical Student

Please remember that the entry into medicine is an up-and-down roller-coaster ride that will give you exhilarating highs, but at the same time rock-bottom lows. Just ensure you are talking to your friends and family, ...

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