Emergency medicine is one of the fastest-paced medical specialties. It is also the most wide-ranging, covering a whole spectrum of medicine from wound management and resuscitation to dealing vascular or neurological emergencies, head injuries, traumas and infectious diseases. To succeed in this specialty, all first responders such as paramedics and emergency medical technicians must have certain attributes, both individually and as a team.
Medical school isn’t exactly cheap, and the more you look at it the more the costs seem to mount up. Individual costs always look bad, but when you consider that you may be eligible for loans and grants, things suddenly don’t seem so costly.
Sweaty palms, upset tummy and the urge to bring your breakfast back into the light? Looks like you have a med school interview - congratulations!
Medical interviews are very different animals today than they were a few years ago. These days, the ‘Multiple Mini Interview’ (MMI) is the one to worry about, or not if this kind of thing does nothing to faze you.