Career Questions tagged Medicine

There are a large number of careers in the field of Medicine. Some of the most popular include Doctor, Nurse, Pharmacist, Optician, and much more. To learn more about these...

Does it matter which medical school you go to?

If you want to become an emergency medicine doctor, does it matter which med school you go to? #medicine #doctor #premed...

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What college courses in the future should I be taking to work in the medical field?

I aspire to become a pharmacist in the future and I understand that after receiving a Bachelor's Degree I must take a four-year pharmacy program i​​​n order to get my Doctor of Pharmacy, but what classes should I take to prepare myself for pharmacy school? In addition, are there any classes...

#medicine #college #pharmacist #health #pharmacy

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Posted by Andrew S.’s Avatar Andrew S.
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Carol Kampf | Recruiter Hi AndrewWhile I have not recruited specifically for Pharmacists, I have ...

What do you find most rewarding about being a nurse?

Can you handle being with sick and injured people? #registered-nurses #healthcare...

#medicine

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Active Dec 14 at 10:01 PM

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Posted by Darlene M.’s Avatar Darlene M.
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Christena Buttress | Experienced RN Manager, Educator , Ionformatics There are many satisfying things about being a nurse. Individuals may ...

Which career in the medical field is right for me?

I know I want to be in the medical field, but I can't decide which exact job I want to pursue. I thought about being a nurse, but I am shy and have anxiety; I don't think a job where I interact with lots of people all day is the best job for me. My mom suggested a lab tech, but I am not so sure...

#medicine #medical #doctor #job #healthcare

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Active Dec 11 at 04:57 AM

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Posted by Ian G.’s Avatar Ian G.
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Toni L | MA Hello Ian! I think the first step is determining what you ...

What is the stress level of a pharmacist?

Hello my name is Paitynn and I'm currently enrolled in job corps to get my high school diploma and study pharmacy tech. My biggest question is what is the stress level like in this profession and would you recommend it? Also were would you start major wise to get to the farther education you...

#medicine #pharmaceuticals #pharmacist #pharmacy

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Active Dec 10 at 04:44 PM

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Posted by paitynn G.’s Avatar paitynn G.
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Scott Lason | Senior Advisor, Pharmacist Recruiting Strategist at CVS Health ... Pharmacists are dealing with people and their health and therefore there ...

As a Nurse Practioner can you expect something diferent each day ?

I am currently in school to get my certification for CNA. My ultimate goa is become a Nurse Practitioner, I know the steps I need to take to get there. I would like more information about how it is day to day to see if this is actually something I am fit to do as a career. #nurse #healthcare...

#medicine

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Active Dec 05 at 05:54 PM

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Posted by Reyana O.’s Avatar Reyana O.
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Nicole Earnest-Payte | Business Recruiter, Airbnb Hi Reyana,Thank you so much for going into a career that ...

What did you do to get to the position you have?

How much school was involved?...

#medicine

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Active Dec 05 at 01:02 AM

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Posted by Ana P.’s Avatar Ana P.
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Tushar Agarwal, MBID | Project Management Senior Analyst at PwC Completed 4 years at Vassar College with background in neuroscience. I thought I ...

What is a typical day for you like?

What do you do throughout the day?...

#medicine

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What kind of benefits have you been getting from your position in the medical field?

Benefits are important to me when choosing where to work. What are some basic guidelines that you have had or benefits before accepting a job. #benefits #career #medicine...

#doctor

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Active Nov 21 at 08:09 PM

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Posted by Jossie D.’s Avatar Jossie D.
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Kimberly Bundley-Johnson | Perioperative Nurse/Clinical Instructor Helping and educating nursing students to reach their goal in their ...

What criteria did you need to become a physician's assistant?

I am trying to plan my career as a physician's assistant and need guidance on now and where to start. #physician #medicine #medical...

#physician-assistant

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Active Nov 27 at 09:48 PM

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Posted by Jossie D.’s Avatar Jossie D.
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John Osborne | Director - External Affairs at AT&T I would start with some general education supporting your field like ...

What is it like being a midwife?

I am enrolled at Job Corps and I am wanting to know more about what your daily tasks are as a midwife. #nurse #doctor...

#medicine

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How do you become a nutritionist? What do they do in a day? What are some ways I can prepare and what classes should I take in college?

I am interested in becoming a doctor but I do not feel like I could be a physician. I think a nutritionist is the right career for me but I want to know what their job is like. #medicine #doctor #hospital-and-health-care #nutrition #dietician #food...

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Active Dec 01 at 07:31 PM

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Posted by Dinah B.’s Avatar Dinah B.
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Paul Goetzinger MPA College Advisor | Academic/College Advising Assistance Hi Dinah:The path to becoming a nutritionist is going to depend ...

What are some helpful tips that can lead me to picking a career that is best for me?

I'm a junior in high school and I'm still undecided on what I want to do for the future. I'm most interested in medicine or engineering. I have considered becoming a Psychiatrist or a Dermatologist, but I also would like to be a Chemical Engineer. I just don't know what would be the right...

#help #lost #medicine #engineering #college #answer #engineer

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Active Nov 28 at 05:54 PM

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Posted by Johana M.’s Avatar Johana M.
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G. Mark Stewart | Adjunct Professor Engineering This is an easy one. First, there are tests called "personality ...

How do you know a career is right for you? What if you have a lot of interests but you don't know which one is the perfect fit?

I am in 11th grade and I have a small idea of what I want to do. I am interested in the medical field but I am not confident about it. I want to help others and I want to know if I should pursue this path. It is hard and I do not want to end up not liking it the career I choose. #career-choice...

#help #doctor #career #healthcare #medicine #highschool #junior

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Active Nov 21 at 04:01 PM

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Posted by Dinah B.’s Avatar Dinah B.
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Jordan C. Medley | Dance Teacher at Inmotion Dance Studio What are you passionate about? What would you do even if ...

What degrees do I need to be a physical therapist?

I'm a junior in high school, and I've been considering physical therapy as a career choice. However, I don't know what college classes I should take or what I should major in. #physical-therapist #physical-therapy #physical #therapy #psychology #school #medicine #college...

#major

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Active Nov 07 at 04:58 AM

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Posted by Linzie P.’s Avatar Linzie P.
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Brendon Larsen, PTA | Physical Therapist Assistant & Academic Mentor Great question Linzie. To become a physical therapist, you'll need a ...

Does it actually need take a lot to become a pharmacist?

Like is the process to becoming one difficult? #pharmacy #pharmacist #medicine...

#pharmaceuticals

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Active Nov 02 at 01:50 PM

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Posted by Destiny N.’s Avatar Destiny N.
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Allison Kennedy | Assurance Associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers To become a pharmacist you need at least 2 years of ...

What can I do to prepare for Med. School applications?

I'm a senior in high school but I want to get started as soon as I'm in college. #premed #doctor #medical...

#medicine

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Active Nov 01 at 04:04 PM

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Posted by Skylar W.’s Avatar Skylar W.
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Lillian Wang, LMSW | Career Counselor in Higher Education Hi Skylar! It's great you're getting started early!First off, do some ...

In 2018, are women still underrepresented in the medical field?

I know that in the past women have been underrepresented in basically all STEM fields but it seems like more women are beginning to enter professions that are traditionally “male-dominated” such as medicine. So my question is: in 2018 do men still significantly outnumber women in medical...

#medicine #medicalschool #womeninscience

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Active Nov 04 at 03:16 AM

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Posted by Calista C.’s Avatar Calista C.
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Dr. Kristy Taylor, Heka Healthcare Consulting, LLC | Career Coaching | Resumes | Recruiting (Certified Relode ... This particular blog article has always been one of my favorite ...
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Paul Goetzinger MPA College Advisor | Academic/College Advising Assistance Hi Paige:This is my professional opinion, but you might look at ...

During high school, should I continue volunteering or get a job?

I am currently in high school and am an aspiring psychiatrist. Although there is a long way to go, I want to be as prepared as possible. I am aware that the cost of college and medical school is quite hefty and would like to tend to that as proactively as I can. However, is having money to pay...

#medicine #job #college #experience #volunteer

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Karen Kitchel | Community Volunteer Sounds like you are already volunteering (good for you) and continuing ...

What degree do I need to pursue Radiology?

Hi! I'm currently a freshman in high school, and I care a lot about my future and especially my academics. I plan on doing early college for an associates and my dream school is UCLA. After I graduate from UCLA I hope to go back to my home state to attend UNC School of Medicine. My question...

#radiology #doctor #medical #college-major #college #medicine #premed

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Active Nov 26 at 11:50 PM

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Posted by Ruby L.’s Avatar Ruby L.
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LaRita Edwards R.T. (R) | Radiologic Technologist at All Florida Orthopaedic Associates To start you need fantastic grades in Math and Science. Ace ...

Is it worth it becoming a biology major?

-Job opportunities -Salary -Business Development -Enjoyment of field #biology #science #major #college-major...

#medicine

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Active Dec 05 at 08:10 PM

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Posted by Kevin B.’s Avatar Kevin B.
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Molly MacLeod, PhD | Science Communications at Pfizer Short answer: yes, if you love biology and want to learn ...

Can I be included in my kids life and be a doctor?

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Active Oct 28 at 02:13 PM

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Posted by Morgan H.’s Avatar Morgan H.
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Michael Gensheimer | physician That's a complicated question without an easy answer! My spouse and ...

Best way to pursue medical

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Active Nov 27 at 07:27 PM

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Posted by Sioux J.’s Avatar Sioux J.
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David George | Psychic Detective at David George Psychic/Medium This is what I did. I became a basic EMT at ...

What is a pediatrician?? Why I choose that.

I want to be a pediatrician in the future yes I know is a long course and I’ll have to really study hard to be there. My dream possible job is hard but it’s only hard if I make it hard for me. ✨ so yea I choose that for me which possibly I could make it come true if I really want to #medicine...

#nurse #pediatrician #dreams

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Active Nov 06 at 12:14 AM

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Posted by Jessica A.’s Avatar Jessica A.
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Sheila Jordan, PMP | Senior Technical Project Manager at AT&T Hello Jessica:Pediatricians are doctors who manage the health of your child, ...
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Dr. Kristy Taylor, Heka Healthcare Consulting, LLC | Career Coaching | Resumes | Recruiting (Certified Relode ... You can major in Healthcare Administration while in college, but I ...

Is taking a major which requires medical school and all that jazz worth?

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Active Oct 17 at 04:01 PM

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Posted by Kertiandra G.’s Avatar Kertiandra G.
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Lillian Wang, LMSW | Career Counselor in Higher Education There is no major that "requires" medical school. There are majors ...
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Jacqueline Safont | Student Services Professional who wants to work with ... Hi,While biology is a challenging major, schools do offer support services ...

What was it like to go into nursing after graduating with a bachelor's degree in a related field?

When I applied for college I wasn't sure what I wanted to do within the medical field, so I applied as a biology major and am currently in a general studies program. I still plan on majoring in biology, but I'm also seriously thinking about going into nursing after. I know there are accelerated...

#medicine #science #biology #college #nursing

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Active Oct 16 at 04:22 PM

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Posted by Emily B.’s Avatar Emily B.

Whats a good college to enter if you want to become a Respiratory Therapist?

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Posted by Jasmin A.’s Avatar Jasmin A.
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Carol Kampf | Recruiter Jasmin;While I have not recruited for Respiratory Therapists nor have I ...

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