A How to Guide for Medical Students Paperback
Edited by Michael J., M.D. Englesbe, Michael O. Meyers
Part of the Success in Academic Surgery series
This book will be a `how to' guide for medical students interested in pursuing a career in academic surgery. It will discuss personal traits and rationale for going into academic surgery. It will review accomplishments as a medical student that are key components of beginning an academic career and highlight what makes a student competitive for a surgical program. Sections will be devoted to mentorship, research experience and personal experiences that lead to success.
The editors will also focus on gender and work-life balance issues that often are perceived as barriers to a career in academic surgery. It will also provide key dates and sample application information for students to use as templates.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 172 pages, 3 Illustrations, black and white; X, 172 p. 3 illus.
- Publisher: Springer International Publishing AG
- Publication Date: 25/11/2016
- Category: Medical profession
- ISBN: 9783319428956