In this Stanford Medicine Unplugged essay, former medical student Jennifer DeCoste-Lopez reflects on the loss of a young patient.
In a candid piece, Hamsika Chandrasekar shares the challenges of being a third-year medical student.
Future physicians may one day be practicing more as overseers rather than decision makers, argues Stanford medical student Steven Zhang.
When working in a clinic as a medical student, there’s a balance between “learning from the support we have available, and relying on it too much.” So writes Stanford fourth-year medical student Nathaniel Fleming.
In this installment of Stanford Medicine Unplugged, Stanford medical student Akhilesh Pathipati reflects on his experience matching to a residency.
In this piece, first-year medical student Orly Farber talks about controlling her emotions is a clinical setting.
Is preventing gun violence really the work of clinicians? Yes, argues first-year Stanford medical student Orly Farber.
Should research findings be moved to the clinic as soon as possible or should things move more slowly for patient safety? A med student explores the issues.
In this essay, medical student Natasha Abadilla reflects on the walls that medical trainees put up between themselves and their patients.
Evaluating residency programs can be stressful. But building a rank list helps medical students reflect on their goals and how residency can get them there.
Dedicating a year to research, a Stanford medical student comes to terms with temporarily falling behind the constant flood of medical information.
All medical students should have the opportunity to teach, writes fourth-year medical student Nathaniel Fleming.
My classmate and I were walking back to the residents' workroom when we realized one of the psychiatry patients was trailing along behind us.
A fourth-year medical student reflects on caring for a dying patient.
Student Akhilesh Pathipati shares his observations after traveling the country for residency interviews.
What do medical students want for Christmas? Second-year student Natasha Abadilla reflects on four gifts that top her wish list.