Posts Tagged ‘TheShortCoat’

The ShortCoat Podcast: Alumni Visit

Original Article: Alumni Visit A visit with those who made it through med school Alumni Nate Curl, MD (emergency medicine, ’07) and Cathryn Turner (pediatric psychiatry, ’10) returned to the Carver College of Medicine last week to attend The Examined Life Conference Jason and Dave put on every year.  It was a great opportunity to connect Levi Endelman…

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The ShortCoat Podcast: The Donors Who Get No Plaques Or Portraits

Original Article: The Donors Who Get No Plaques Or Portraits Deeded Bodies: Medical Students’ First Patients Donors are very important to universities and medical schools, typically contributing money to further the educational mission.  Often, donors get a plaque on the wall, and some even get whole buildings named after them. But we’re also grateful for the…

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The ShortCoat Podcast: Rejection Happens

Original Article: Rejection Happens “When you’re following your inner voice, doors tend to eventually open for you, even if they mostly slam at first.” ― Kelly Cutrone Euthalia (not her actual name, though it probably should be. Feel free to take that name, anonymous caller) called us at 347-SHORTCT to express her sadness that she didn’t get…

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The ShortCoat Podcast: How Premeds Find Their Med Schools

Original Article: How Premeds Find Their Med Schools Finding the Med School You Want to Attend Hello, I’m not @$!@#$ing interested in your grades! Photo by JSF539          Among the biggest projects  premeds face: not just getting into medical school, but getting into one that meets their needs.  Do they want a school strong in service learning activities?…

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The ShortCoat Podcast: I Can Taste the Gravy™ ft. The Vagibonds Podcast

Original Article: I Can Taste the Gravy™ ft. The Vagibonds Podcast Say Hi to The Vagibonds Katee Verhoef and Elizabeth Shirazi enjoy sourpus science. Katee Verhoef and Corbin Weaver, from the new show The Vagibonds Podcast are in the studio to talk about their work discussing feminism through the OB/GYN student lens, as well as how they never…

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The ShortCoat Podcast: Questions Abound

Original Article: Questions Abound Don’t Panic, but It’s Interview Season! Photo by David Blackwell.  Interview season begins soon, which means it’s time to worry about the weird questions you’ll be asked during med school interviews.  Kayla joined our new Facebook Group, The Short Coat Student Lounge, and asked what strange or difficult questions Lisa Wehr, Liza Mann, Irisa Mahaparn,…

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The ShortCoat Podcast: Open on Applications about New-Found Sobriety?

Original Article: Open on Applications about New-Found Sobriety? Should a Medical School Applicant Open Up About a Successful Journey to Sobriety? Photo by _BuBBy_  Our recent episode on mental illness in medical schoolgenerated some listener feedback.  K wrote to say thanks for the honest discussion (our pleasure!), and wondered how open she should be on her medical school…

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The ShortCoat Podcast: Crushing It with Mental Illness During Med School

Original Article: Crushing It with Mental Illness During Med School Much like America, doctors are afraid of mental illness. Photo by darcyadelaide  Physicians are no better than the rest of us at dealing with mental illness, even as they work valiantly to get their patients to recognize and get treatment for their conditions. As society becomes more open about…

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