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USA College of Medicine adopts hybrid teaching model
Wednesday - September 9, 2020
In an effort to prioritize student and faculty safety while maximizing learning opportunities, University of South Alabama College of Medicine classes have moved to a hybrid model as the COVID-19 global pandemic continues.
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COM implements Justice Initiative to fight racism in medicine
COM implements Justice Initiative to fight racism in medicine
Wednesday - September 9, 2020
The Office of Diversity and Inclusion at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine was tasked with identifying and addressing areas for improvement in the culture and climate of both USA Health and the USA College of Medicine.
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How to thrive under the stress of medical school
How to thrive under the stress of medical school
Wednesday - September 9, 2020
Thriving is more than merely surviving. To thrive means to grow and develop well, to prosper and flourish. Accepting the fact that medical school is inherently stressful, especially in the era of COVID-19, how can one perform optimally?
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A match made in heaven? How to create your rank order list
A match made in heaven? How to create your rank order list
Wednesday - September 9, 2020
Applying, interviewing and ultimately matching in a residency program is a daunting process for medical students. They are tasked with weighing a variety of factors, from a program's competitiveness to its location and "feel," and creating a rank order list (ROL) of where they prefer to train for the next three to seven years.
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Student interest groups from A-Z
Student interest groups from A-Z
Wednesday - September 9, 2020
Short description for RSS Interest groups can be a valuable tool for medical students to gain insight on different medical specialties, as well as network with physicians in various fields and students who have similar interests.
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Match Day 2020: What you need to know
Match Day 2020: What you need to know
Tuesday - January 21, 2020
This year's Match Day is set for March 20 in the Christ Center Gym at Christ United Methodist Church in west Mobile. The venue was chosen for its ample parking and meeting space, beautiful grounds and welcoming staff.
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Medical missions bring new perspective
Medical missions bring new perspective
Tuesday - January 21, 2020
A group of fourth-year students are leaving for Rwanda in February, and a trip to Peru is set in July for first- and second-year students. Find out more about the Christian Medical Ministry of South Alabama and the opportunities to take medicine abroad.
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