Tag: health and medicine

5 Tips for High School Students Considering a Career in Medicine

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Neurosurgeon

Are you motivated by challenges? Are you compassionate? Do biology and scientific knowledge inspire you? If that sounds like you, these tips can help you in your future in medicine. read more

Questions to Ask Your Future Medical School

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Associate Director of Media Relations, University of Dayton

So you want to be a doctor. It's a long road, but it leads to a career with practically unparalleled rewards. Here's how to take the first steps. read more

How to Become a Veterinarian

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Director of Pre-professional Programs, Gannon University

What exactly does becoming a veterinarian entail? And what will your college years be like? Read on to find out. read more

A Day in the Life of a Health Care Team

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The Commonwealth Medical College

From physician assistants to radiologists to dietitians, there are so many career options in medicine beyond the doctors and nurses you're accustomed to seeing. read more

How to Get into Medical School: Top Tips for Pre-med Students

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Dean of Admissions, Regis University; Senior Copywriter, Primacy

There is no magic formula for getting into med school. But when it comes to your undergraduate education, there are some things that work well--and some that don't. read more

Career Spotlight: Physical Therapy

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The human body encounters a phenomenal amount of wear and tear. Those who suffer major and minor physical problems may benefit from the attention of a physical therapist. read more

Career Spotlight: Sports Medicine

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When your passion for the game meets a passion for helping others through health care, you may just find the perfect career in sports medicine in its many varied incarnations. read more

Career Spotlight: Gerontology

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With the advances of modern medicine, people now live longer than ever before. A field with enormous potential, gerontology is the study of the biological, social, and psychological needs of the elderly. read more

Career Spotlight: Genetics

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Interested in a career in genetics? Here, we break down the responsibilities, education needed, job growth, salaries, and more! read more

Nursing: A Dynamic Profession

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Nursing Department Chairperson, Associate Professor, Interim Associate Dean of the School of Health Sciences, Saint Francis University

As a nurse, you will naturally find yourself at your patients' bedsides, caring for and comforting people when they need it most. But what does the work really entail? Get ready to take a peek at the future of this rewarding, dynamic career. read more