Becoming a Physician

Scholarship recipients share their experiences as UF medical students

Archive for January, 2012

My Thanksgiving

Posted: Jan 6th, 2012 •• Category: Uncategorized

Girard Cua The day after Thanksgiving was quite an eventful one for me. I was able to meet the doctor who is responsible for creating the Medical Opportunity Scholarship, which I am currently receiving. As soon as the meeting was scheduled, I have to admit that I started feeling a bit nervous. I began to […]

A great way to end the semester

Posted: Jan 1st, 2012 •• Category: Uncategorized

Lauren Simmons After a long semester of reading textbook after textbook and spending countless hours in the anatomy lab, I was ready for a change of pace and scenery. By mid-December I got my wish as we began our introduction to clinical practice course, also known as preceptorship. For two weeks I had the pleasure […]