Becoming a Physician

Scholarship recipients share their experiences as UF medical students

Posts Tagged ‘pediatrics’

An end and a beginning

Posted: Jul 15th, 2014 •• Category: Uncategorized

The transition from our third year to fourth year was very swift. One week I was finishing my Internal Medicine rotation — the last rotation of third year — and the very next Monday I was starting Geriatrics, the first rotation of fourth year. I didn’t feel any different, though I did feel somewhat smarter than I was […]

Touching new life

Posted: Jan 15th, 2014 •• Category: Uncategorized

Lauren Simmons When I started my pediatrics rotation I was extremely nervous because it seemed as though I was the only person in my class who had never held a baby. Most of the children I’ve interacted with have at least been walking age. Twenty minutes into my pediatrics orientation I found out my first […]