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Dating a 3rd year med student schedule


At the end of the third year, medical students plan clinical rotations for the final year.

DGSOM requires 30 weeks of clinical experiences, and students choose the rotations that will best prepare them for residencies and future careers. Thang says rotation year presents an opportunity for exploration and development.

You can go to different hospitals in the LA area and experience a variety of hospital settings.

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Or you can do rotations away from LA, which helps students if they want to explore a new city or if they want to go back East. There is lots of flexibility to plan your schedule and [tailor] it to what you want to do after you graduate. Students choose rotations based on their interests and career advice from faculty mentors; the DGSOM matches medical students and faculty mentors during the third year.

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Thang specially requested her mentor because he was involved in her chosen career path. She had also worked with him before, so she knew he understood what she wanted to achieve.

Thang, students get even more involved with patients during the final year of medical school. There's so much to learn in the third year, but in the fourth year, you are surprised at how much you have learned in taking care of patients. You are expected to be in the hospital longer As a final-year medical student, you have more autonomy and independence, but not completely without residents and attendings guiding you along the way.

There's a lot of great training in the fourth year, and you learn how to be efficient and manage your time — skills that you need for residency. Thang says the fourth year of medical school comes in waves.

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After that, the year takes a clinical turn as students complete rotations and apply to residency programs. I was at an academic hospital and was surprised at the similarities. I had patients to care for and the healthcare teams were the same To summarize, the final year of medical school is a satisfying mix of learning, preparing for residency, and celebrating years of hard work and accomplishment.

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