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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 I: Navigating a New World
When at last you open that acceptance letter to medical school, what can you expect? What will the medical school experience be like? And how will it be for you as a minority student? The next four chapters will help you understand the culture of this brand new world. We will point out ...