Krabbe Disease | Lysosomal Storage Disease Mnemonic

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Wilson Disease: Mutations in the ATP7B Gene

Wilson disease In the previous Chalk Talk episode, we looked at the basics of copper metabolism. Now, we’ll focus on the most important copper metabolism disorder termed Wilson disease. At the end of the previous episode, we left off with a question on how serum levels of several laboratory parameters change if there’s a defective…

How Exercise Makes you Smarter and a Better Student

Everyone knows they should exercise to be healthy, but it’s also gonna make you a better student. Stay tuned to find out how. What’s going on guys! This is Jay from MedSchoolInsiders.com. We all know that exercise is important and something we should incorporate regularly into our lives because of the multitude of benefits. From…

University of Michigan Medical School: Medical Humanities Path of Excellence

I’ve realized over the course of medical school that doing just school and just medicine isn’t enough to make me feel like my best self or a whole person being creative being in nature looking at art doing all those things that I love to do it’s the way that I feed myself the paths…

So You Want to Be… DOCTOR (How to Become One)

So you want to become a doctor. You’ve come to the right place. In this new series, we’ll cover various specialties and types of doctors, and help you decide which type of doctor would be the best fit for you. Dr. Jubbal, MedSchoolInsiders.com. Welcome to our new series, So You Want to Be. In this…

Medical School Experience: Academic Insights

(dramatic music) – So, my name’s Daniel D’Hotman and I’m a final year medical student at Monash University. I currently have about 10 weeks to go in my medical degree before commencing my job as a doctor at the Royal Melbourne Hospital next year. Maybe a little bit about my background. So, I was born…

How to Study Effectively and Efficiency as a Pre-Med and Medical Student

What’s going on guys! In this video I want to talk to you about increasing efficiency as a pre-med and in medical school. Optimizing our time management skills and efficiency is paramount to success. So, I want to help you be successful in academics but also have time to enjoy yourself and be healthy. The…

AVOID These Financial Mistakes | Pre-Med & Medical Students

Contrary to popular belief, doctors are not filthy rich. In fact, finances are a huge stressor for many medical students, residents, and even attending physicians. Between the opportunity cost, raising cost of tuition, and increasing interest rates on student loans, it’s easy to see why becoming a doctor isn’t as financially favorable as it once…