HOW TO SURVIVE HOLIDAY EXPENSES AS A BROKE PA STUDENT

It’s no secret that as Medical or Physician Assistant students were all over our heads in student loan debt & if we haven’t already stressed enough about our day-to-day living, the holidays can really become an added stressor. Here are a few ways to maintain your budget this holiday season while gift giving & without missing out on the holiday fun…

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How to prevent burnout

I have been receiving this very frequent question since I was studying in didactic. Quite honestly, I felt like I couldn’t even answer honestly until this year because of the simple truth: Didactic year is exhausting. And that’s okay to admit. The purpose of this blog isn’t to make everything look easy or simple and you know I will keep it 100% real with you…

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PEARLS from your Preceptor

Clinical year… the light at the end of the tunnel for every didactic student. So many mixed emotions when it's time to put on that white coat, head out the door, & make your way to that first rotation. Do you know enough? Will you be pimped? Will your preceptor like you? You've heard from previous students how to prepare for each rotation, but do you know exactly what your preceptor is looking for?

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How to prepare for PA School: For Those Still in Undergrad

Making sure you’re a competitive applicant prior to applying to PA school is very important. Application season is not cheap & making yourself a well-rounded applicant is vital! The following post contains all aspects of the most FAQ I get about how to prepare to PA school as an undergraduate student

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Personal Statement Tips

This part of the application feels like so much pressure. In fact, I’m so glad you guys have reached out about this subject. You only have 5,000 characters to work with to explain “Why do you want to be a PA?” and each is vital to make sure it’s worth being included.

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my first rotation

When I found out Pediatrics was my first rotation, this was a HUGE relief.  As the majority of my patient care prior to PA school was completed in the Pediatric After-Hours clinic at UF Health.  

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Ashley Munns