A first-year medical student talks about how she plans to maintain her sense of compassion during medical training.
In this Stanford Medicine Unplugged essay, Yoo Jung Kim discusses how she learned that it was okay not to know everything as a medical student.
In this Stanford Medicine Unplugged essay, medical student Natasha Abadilla shares her personal experience with domestic violence.
A Stanford medical student discusses her take on whether doctors in training should “play” the patient.
In this piece Stanford medical student Nathaniel Fleming describes the teamwork involved in becoming a physician.
Stanford's Orly Farber reflects on successfully finishing her first year of medical school.
A fourth-year medical student reflects on the importance of the many questions doctors pose to their patients.
"Of all the four pillars of medical ethics," writes this med student, "perhaps the most difficult one to uphold is justice, the obligation to treat all patients equally and fairly."
With graduation approaching, Stanford medical student Akhilesh Pathipati reflects on what he has learned over the last four years.
In this Stanford Medicine Unplugged piece, second-year medical student Natasha Abadilla reflects on how medical school can delay many aspects of adulthood, such as career and family.
In this Stanford Medicine Unplugged piece, fourth-year medical student Akhilesh Pathipati offers suggestions to improve medical school career counseling.
In this first-person piece, medical student Steve Zhang argues that medicine is intractable and unpredictable, and luck plays a larger role than one might think.
First-year medical student Orly Farber shares lessons learned after hearing about a loved one's disease.
In this Stanford Medicine Unplugged piece, second year medical student Natasha Abadilla reflects on the importance of time.
Stanford Medicine Unplugged writer Nathaniel Fleming, a fourth year medical student, reflects on how technology plays a critical role in medical education for current medical students.
In this Stanford Medicine Unplugged essay, former medical student Jennifer DeCoste-Lopez reflects on the loss of a young patient.