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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 7: Building a Community
Building a Community
Loneliness is one of the most common problems medical students face. For some, it starts the first day. You look around at a sea of faces and see no one from your home community. Or you see the same people you competed furiously against during premed or postbaccalaureate programs. The personal drain on you as a student ...