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Taking My Place in Medicine
A Guide for Minority Medical Students

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Volume: 8
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Clinical Medicine

September 2000 | 256 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
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 health strategies to meet academic, personal, and relationship needs.
 
PART ONE: NAVIGATING A NEW WORLD
 
Medical Culture
 
Mastering the First Two Years
 
Life on the Wards
When All the Rules Change  
 
Now What Will I Do? Preparing for Residency
 
PART TWO: FOCUS ON ME
 
Do I Really Belong Here?
 
Taking Care of Myself
 
Building a Community
 
PART THREE: FOCUS ON MY CULTURE
 
Focus on African American Medical Students
 
Focus on Native American Medical Students
 
Focus on Mexican American Medical Students
 
Focus on Puerto Rican Medical Students
 
Managing Racism

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