Ever since I decided to go into medicine, Twitter has provided me an awesome community of pre-meds, medical students, scientists, and so many more who have enriched my training! With the adoption of the #DoubleDocs hashtag by the physician-scientist trainee community, I thought I'd write about how much Twitter has helped make med school better. … Continue reading How I found an online community
Q (from ask.fm): What inspired you to start your blog? Also how did you start it? A: I’ve never considered myself a person who liked to write. I took AP literature and composition in high school but I’m still not sure why I decided to do so. Writing lab reports and papers for class was … Continue reading Why I Blog and a Big Thank You to My Readers!
I know I said at the end of last semester that I'd be writing more this summer, which has been the truth just not for this blog. I hope you all haven't forgotten about me in my absence! Luckily, one of my mutual readers, doctororbust, did not forget and recently nominated me for a Liebster … Continue reading Nominated for Liebster Award!
A few years ago I first watched Simon Sinek’s TED talk, “How great leaders inspire action.” In his talk, he explained that to really make a difference, you need to explain to people not just what or how you do what you do, but why you do it. Clearly, that method worked because it changed … Continue reading How great social media users inspire followers
School for med students and premeds is hard enough, but these people go up and beyond to write about their experiences in their blogs. Check them out! Pre-Med Students http://www.twostrangewhiteflowers.com/ - Cassandra Deanne is a non-traditional pre-med who is aspires to become a physician scientist. Her blog shares her story and has great free-printables to … Continue reading Med Student Bloggers
If you're anything like me, Halloween is just another time to shout to the world, "Hey! I'm a nerd!" (Because it's not like people can already tell.) It may still not for be nearly two months, but I just thought of an awesome costume today and I'm so excited! Therefore, I would like to share my … Continue reading My Nerdy Halloween Costumes