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This book is designed to help minority students thrive personally and academically in medical school, to make a realistic assessment of their strengths and weaknesses, to successfully confront societal myths and stereotypes and to develop healthy strategies to meet academic, personal, and relationship needs. Carmen Webb, having assisted countless medical students with these issues, has assembled an outstanding cadre of insightful professionals for advice, each highly qualified and devoted to promoting medical student well-being.
Section II: Focus on Me
Thus far, we have looked at the culture of medicine and the requirements and expectations of the four years. Now we focus on you—the person who is taking on this challenge. First we will address a question on the mind of many minority medical students: “Do I really belong here?” Then, because medical school ...