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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.
Chapter 5: Do I Really Belong Here?
Do I Really Belong Here?
You took your courses and your MCAT. You made it past the prescreening, and you underwent a grueling application process. Individual faculty members and committees reviewed your credentials. You were accepted to medical school over thousands of other applicants. However, given the nature of medical culture, you ...