Career Questions tagged Medical Field

Will I know when my major/career is the perfect fit for me?

Ever since I was little, I wanted to go into the medical field. I have enjoyed job shadows, but what if medicine isn't the right fit for me even though I have wanted it all my life? #doctor #medical-field #medicine #medschool...

#healthcare

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Active Aug 11 '18 at 01:49 AM

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Is it possible to become a doctor and still be home with your family?

My dream is to become an important doctor. I'm just worried that i'd be workong too much that i wouldn't be able to see my husband and kids much. I just don't want to be that type of parent that's always working and never has time for their kids. #doctor #medical-field #medicine...

#doctors

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Active Jul 24 '18 at 03:59 AM

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Aly M. | MD It is possible, but there are many factors you should consider ...

How difficult is it to be a registered nurse?

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Active Jul 12 '18 at 05:57 AM

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What are some of the best majors for students looking to attend medical school?

I know science majors are the most common, but what are some others that would be considered successful #psychology #experience #school #undergrad #med-school...

#medical-field

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Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D.’s Avatar Danielle Joanette-Kluck’s Avatar
Active Jun 17 '18 at 11:42 AM

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Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D. | Industrial-Organizational Psychology & HR Consulting The actual major is not as important as the structural supports ...

Medical Science - Neuroscience, Orthopedics, Hematology and Ophthamology. What should I go for?

I'm personally interested in Medical Science particularly; hematology, opthamology, orthopedics and neuroscience. I've not yet made up my mind on a particular one to go for. How do I know the one to specialise on? #medicine #medical-field #med #neuroscience...

#orthopedics

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Active Jun 20 '18 at 07:27 PM

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David George | Psychic Detective at David George Psychic/Medium Charisa, most specialties are not picked until your year of internship ...

Challenges ahead of me as I seek my goal of being a Doctor?

What type of Road Blocks do I face as a minority female entering the Biology/Pre-Medicine fields for college? #biomedical #biology #doctor #physician #medical-field...

#medicine

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Active Dec 20 '18 at 06:58 PM

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Dimple Khona | Pediatric Hospitalist and Integrative Medicine Physician You will face the same challenges that non minority women face ...

What can I do now that I am in college to get ahead in the medical field?

I am thinking about studying medicine. I am really interested in being a physician or an orthodontist. I would like to know of any programs online or available in person to get more knowledge of the field. I want to be sure of what I want to study before I start college. #doctor #field...

#medicine #physician #medical-field #college #orthodontist

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Wendy Zenzen, MD’s Avatar Laura Colombel’s Avatar
Active Aug 13 '18 at 04:04 PM

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Posted by Angela A.’s Avatar Angela A.
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Wendy Zenzen, MD | Neuroradiologist, Pediatric Interventional Radiologist, Medical Device Engineer, Independent ... Take your time. Medicine will be all encompassing at some point ...

what is the common process when becoming a nurse?

The school that I am interested has a pre-licensure program. I want to become as educated as possible in regards to the education of a working nurse. #career-paths #nursing #medical-field...

#nursing-school

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Active Jun 05 '18 at 04:45 AM

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Elaine Gomer RN, MS, PHN | School Nurse, Morgan Hill Unified School District I commend you on your awareness of future goals and motivation ...

Are there any test or exams to become a PNP?

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yoonji KIM’s Avatar Lorraine E. McDowell, RN, FNP-C’s Avatar
Active Jun 13 '18 at 08:38 PM

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Should I attend a private school such as Baylor University instead of a public school even though it is more expensive?

I know #baylor is a better school for my career goals in the #medical-field than a public school, however it is very #expensive and I don't know if I should take the chance and take out student loans to get ahead, or stick with a school that is alright and save...

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Active Apr 11 '18 at 03:53 AM

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Posted by Kayla S.’s Avatar Kayla S.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Kayla,I'll let the medical professionals weigh in with a specific answer. ...

If my strengths are being patient and also being a good listener what type of career would be best for me in the medical field?

My best strengths are listing and being patient, I would like to know what career in the medical field would these strengths be better for or which career they would be more useful for? #strengthsandweaknesses #medical-practice #medical-careers #medical-education...

#medical-field

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Active Sep 03 '18 at 05:48 AM

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Carmen LaTorre | Human Resources, Higher Education, Business Administration, Healthcare Hello Yadira,Being patient and a good listener are great skills and ...

When choosing a university to attend, does it affect the chance of getting into medical school or increase/decrease your chance of working in the medical field?

I want to be a doctor and people always question what university I would like to attend but I do not know how to choose one or two. #university #decision #medical-field #doctor #idk...

#help

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Active Mar 22 '18 at 03:42 PM

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Posted by Paula M.’s Avatar Paula M.
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Raven Quinones | Tutor at Varsity Tutors Hey Paula!! One thing I want you to remember that is ...

What are the best steps to take to become a Ob-Gyn/Obstetrician Doctor?

I just want to know which path and steps to take, since I am only a soon to be college student and trying to go into the Medical Field. #medical-field #obstetrician #obgyn #medicine #healthcare...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Active Jul 23 '18 at 08:10 PM

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What does a typical day look like for a Neonatologist and Gynecologist?

I want to be a Neonatologist or a Gynecologist and I want to know what their day looks like and if they have time outside of the hospital. #medicine #medical-field...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Active Nov 08 '17 at 06:26 PM

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Posted by Kosovare E.’s Avatar Kosovare E.
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Laura Colombel | Healthcare Industry Strategist/Healthcare SMEs/Analytics & Research Hi, Kosovare! A few things to keep in mind.... these are ...

With technology advancing as fast as it is these days, which medical career is the smartest to go into, if any: doctor, pharmacist, dentist, radiologist ?

I want to go into a career in the medical field, but I also want to ensure that my job and degree will be useful to me twenty years down the road. #doctor #dentistry #doctorate-degree #pharmacists #bachelors-degree #masters-degree #medical-field...

#radiologist

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:31 PM

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Posted by Athena P.’s Avatar Athena P.
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Neil Pinney | Director, Comprehensive Care Clinic C at IU School ... That's a tough question to answer, because most of us know ...

Is there a specific college I should go to, to have a good career in becoming an ER/doctor?

Hi, my name is Kylea. I am a 6th grader trying to find out information for a class project. For this class we are supposed to create a resame, cover letter, and choose a career we might be interested in becoming. I have asked this question because if I would like to become an ER, I would like...

#medicine #surgeon #medical-field #doctor

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Active Aug 26 '17 at 05:13 AM

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Alexander Sanchez | Attending Psychiatrist Go to the college that you feel most comfortable in and ...

What tips could a grade 11 high school student use if he is interested in becoming a pediatrician

I am currently a grade 11 high school student and am in ontario. I am highly interested in becoming a pediatrican , if any has any tips/advice please let me know! Thanks! #doctor #university #medical-field #canada-university...

#pediatrican

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Rachel Chace’s Avatar Gary Stephen Petito’s Avatar
Active Apr 03 '18 at 07:17 PM

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Rachel Chace | AmeriCorps Urban Education Fellow, TutorCorps You will need to focus on stress and time management. In ...

How much do I have to study to become a pediatrician?

I'm 15 years old and I want to become a pediatrician and i really want to know how many years I have to study #doctor #medical-field...

#pediatrican

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:08 PM

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Posted by Lisbeth E.’s Avatar Lisbeth E.
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Natalia Buenaventura Hi Lisbeth! It looks like to be a pediatrician you have ...

what colleges should i be looking at if i want to major in the medical field?

i am a high school student that is thinking about being a nurse #medical #nurse #major #colleges...

#medical-field

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:08 PM

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Posted by Mayra N.’s Avatar Mayra N.
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Catherine Castillo | Research Analyst at The Advisory Board Company A large majority of 4-year universities that offer B.S. degrees (Bachelor's ...

What colleges in Boston can benefit me if I want to become a Phlebotomist?

I want to work with people and be in the medical field at the same time. In order to land a job in this specific area I want to receive good quality education with experience in a college located in Boston. #college #experience #medical-field...

#phlebotomist

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:07 PM

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Posted by Cleone M.’s Avatar Cleone M.
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Carly Holbrook There are a lot of different opportunities to work in the ...

What majors do you need to study in college in order to become a doctor or go to medical school ?

I am a junior in High School and im not sure what classes i should take in college #doctor #medicine #medical #biomedical #medical-field...

#medicare

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Michelle Henry’s Avatar Karen Wise Jenkins, M.B.A.’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:07 PM

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Posted by Lesley L.’s Avatar Lesley L.
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Michelle Henry | Director, Community Relations at Barclays You will need to take all science classes. And remember everything ...

What is it like to be an anesthesiologist?

I'm interested in anesthesiology, and am curious as to what it is like to be one. What classes do you need to take in college? How much schooling do you need? What majors are helpful? If there is any other relevant information that you would find helpful, please let me know. #college #doctor...

#medicine #medical-field #anesthesiologist

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:07 PM

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Posted by Dillon P.’s Avatar Dillon P.
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Heather Hampsey | Counselor Research I found You will need to have a four-year degree ...

How do you know what part of the medical field you will like to work in?

I am a 17 year old male that lives in the Los Angeles area. My mom is a RN and I want to know what else is possible to work in this field. #doctor #medicine #hospital...

#medical-field

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:06 PM

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Posted by Frank B.’s Avatar Frank B.
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Teresa Bentley | NICU Nurse Manager at Baptist Memorial Hospital for ... Good Question! There are a wide range of jobs within the ...

if im interested in being a doctor what should i get my bacheolors in?

I want to be a specific type of doctor....

#medical-field

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:06 PM

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Posted by Ridwan M.’s Avatar Ridwan M.
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Justina Pongonis Pre-med. The names of the B.S. degrees vary per college. I ...

Forensics Pathologist?What do you need to study to lead to this occupation?

Not much is told about pathologists in general...and pathologist seems suited for me since I'm interested in the medical field ,but I wouldn't want to deal with people's pains and their deaths....More like just interpreting of what caused their death...Except in this case I'm not sure what...

#forensics #pre-med #medical #pathologist #medical-field #pathology

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:06 PM

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Posted by Juliet A.’s Avatar Juliet A.
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Daniela Silva | Educational Writer- New Heights Educational Group Hi Juliet, The forensic pathologist is a doctor. Therefore it is ...

I like to speak with others but i hate sales.Are there any other jobs option available for me?

I m a sci stream stu and is graduating soon.I used to dream becoming a lawyer coz l luv to talk but i dont know if i will like it or not and it seems to me that they r many graduatees lawyer can't find a job😧😧 #business #lawyer...

#medical-field

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Nathan Arant’s Avatar Ryan Cohen’s Avatar Gary Stephen Petito’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:06 PM

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Posted by Maple H.’s Avatar Maple H.
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Nathan Arant | Client Education Manager Based on the level of grammar used in your question, I ...

I am interested in become either a neurosurgeon or anesthesiologist.

I am a high school senior, and am planning on being a nursing major with a focus in pre-med. Am I on a good path as of now? If so, what else can I do? Note: I am also planning on becoming an EMT, and working as one while I go to college. #college #nursing #medical #pre-med #medical-school...

#medical-field

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Jared Buescher’s Avatar Katelyn Garrison’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:05 PM

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Posted by Blaine  W.’s Avatar Blaine W.
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Jared Buescher | Registered Nurse at Boone Hospital Center Agree with the last post about shadowing. It is also good ...

Pediatrics

I'm a junior in high school and I'm wondering what are some things that I should do right now that I'm in high school that can help me. And If volunteering at Kaiser will help. #doctor #pediatrics #pediatrician...

#medical-field

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:05 PM

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Posted by Dora F.’s Avatar Dora F.
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Herman Liu | Clinical Trial Management Associate Hi Dora, Volunteering at Kaiser would definitely help and look good ...

How did you choose where to do your residency?

I know becoming a doctor requires several years of schooling, but I am unsure of the process after Pre-Med and Medical School. How do Doctors decide where to do their residency? #doctor #medicine #surgeon #hospital #medical-field...

#residency

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:05 PM

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Posted by Hector A.’s Avatar Hector A.
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Michelle Hoque | health informatics, medicine, clinical epidemiology, neuroscience, nutrition This is a more difficult to answer as where you decide ...

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