Becoming a Physician

Scholarship recipients share their experiences as UF medical students

Archive for February, 2012

The blur that was Neuroscience

Posted: Feb 20th, 2012 •• Category: Uncategorized

Lauren Simmons Medical school is known for having a fast-pace curriculum, however, learning the anatomy, circuitry and complexity of the brain in five weeks is more than just a fast pace. Within two weeks we learned the anatomy of the brain, all the gyri, sulci, Brodmans areas, sections of the internal capsule, etc. Once again […]

Oh, the Thinks You Can Think!

Posted: Feb 13th, 2012 •• Category: Uncategorized

Girard Cua My brain has been learning a lot about itself lately, and it’s been quite an odd experience, both academically and emotionally. We are currently in the latter portion of our medical neuroscience class, and I’ve never been more challenged and intrigued by what we’re studying. As my professor said during the very first […]