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Blake R. Nelson, BSRT, (R)(T),ARRT

Sr. Radiation Therapist at The US Oncology Network
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Grapevine, TX
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Mallorie S. May 06, 2016 875 views

I want to go to college to become a pediatrician, what college courses should I take?

I've always wanted to become a pediatrician, and I'm close to graduating and I'm not sure what classes I should take. Any suggestions? #medicine #health #pediatrics #pediatrician...

#pediatric-nursing

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Mallorie S. May 06, 2016 854 views

What are some good colleges to attend when you want to get into the medical field?

I want to become a pediatrician and I have to start looking at colleges because I am close to graduating. Suggestions? #medicine #health #pediatrics #pediatrician...

#pediatric-nursing

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Tina R. May 13, 2016 860 views
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Bailey B. May 17, 2016 474 views

As a student interested in pursuing a Masters Degree in Health Care Industry, I recieve many fine comments on my career choice due to the thriving Industry. I do wonder however, after the wave of baby boomers, will the industry continue to thrive?

Sophomore at Worcester State Univeristy. Majors: Business Administration and Visual Art. Eventual Masters Degree for Health Care Industry. Employment: Intern at UMass Medical Center: Diabetes Center of Excellence. I am asking this question because I do realize that a career in health care is a...

#health #healthcare #healthcare-industry #health-policy #medicine #medicare #careers-in-healthcare

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Shama E. May 20, 2016 505 views

Any advice for pre-premedical students?

Hi, I'm a sophomore in high school, and I was wondering if any premed/ medical students/ physicians have any advice for a student in high school, that wants to become a doctor, that may help in my medical future. #medicine #career-path #doctorate-degree...

#motivation

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Olivia D. May 24, 2016 546 views

What are the best movies to watch to learn about the work force?

Hi! I'm Olivia. I just graduated from high school. I'm asking this because I really have no idea what I'm going to major in once I'm in college. I'm not saying that one film will magically put the answer in front of me, but I'm curious as to what will wait for me after college. Also, I know I...

#medicine #educator #artists #military

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Corban Y. May 27, 2016 600 views

Should I pick a major (Biology) relating to medical school to prepare for Med School, or should I just enter Med School with any degree I want?

I've been to seminars where people have told me to be what I wanted to be, because schools actually like diversity instead of "typical science majors". The only question that they've never answered was if it had given them an easier time understanding difficult concepts in the medical field. I...

#school #medicine #pre-med #health

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Oliver E. Jul 19, 2016 565 views

What are medical school committees looking for in an applicant (research experience, extracurricular/volunteer activities, grade point average,...)?

I am a research postdoc fellow in life sciences. I was recently asked how to get accepted to medical school. This is not really in my field so I figured I should share this question. Hope the answers will be helpful to any student going through the selection process. #doctor #medicine...

#medical-education #physician #medical-school

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Mikayla M. Feb 08, 2017 520 views

What are the hours like as a doctor?

If I can't become a teacher I want to be a doctor. I really do love kids but I will become a doctor if not #doctor #work #and #must #be #medicine #healthcare...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Chrishaun T. Sep 01, 2017 321 views

Is it better to go to a community college or junior college first or go straight a 4 year college?

There is a community college in the city I live in and they have a nursing program that is good, but I want to get that college experience of meeting others and getting the right knowledge and right college experience from the RIGHT college for the career path of Nursing. #registerednurse...

#whichpath #medicine

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Salenna W. Sep 01, 2017 275 views

How do I get past my fear of doing more harm than good in my future career in medicine?

As a doctor, there will be times where I will mess up a procedure or will not be able to save a patient; this will end with a life being lost. How do I get past my fear of being responsible for the deaths I may take part in and have them define me more than the lives I might save. #medicine...

#doctor #life #career

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Brianna J. Sep 01, 2017 275 views

Should I get my MD, PhD or both?

I would like to become a psychiatrists, one who sees patients of all ages and does research. In order to achieve this should I get my medical degree then go back to school and get my PhD or will a medical degree suffice? And if I do need both how should I go about doing that? # psychiatry...

#medicine

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Armani L. Aug 13, 2018 246 views

How do you know medical school is “for you?”

Being young it is easy to say you want to be a doctor, but with little to no exposure it’s hard to know if you’re cut for it. How does one know that they should attend medical school if they are unsure before they get into college? #medschool #doctor...

#medicine

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Grace A. Aug 18, 2018 278 views

What is it like working as a Radiologist?

Im trying to figure out what kind of medical field I'd like to go into. I would like to know what all being a Radiologist entails. #scientist #technology #doctor...

#medicine

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Sunshine M. Mar 19, 2019 212 views

What should I do while in highschool to figure out what I want to do after I graduate.

I'm currently a 9th grader in high school and I don't really know what I want to do after high school. I think I might be interested in business, medicine, law, or something related to sports. What can I do now to figure out what would be a good career path for me? #lawyer #law #sports...

#medicine #business