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Hello, I have been working in family med the past few months as a PA and am looking for opinions from switching from family med to hospitalists? what are opinions on switching jobs? Stress load of hospitalist position vs family med? thanks !!
Hello Everyone! I'm 41 years old and venturing into a career change in medicine. I love science and taking care of people has been my calling for a while. Right now I'm in human resources but I've always been drawn to medicine and clinical side of it. After a lot of thinking and talking to people in the field, I've decided to start my pursuit. I have a master's degree with no science background. I have no healthcare/patient care experience. What would be your recommendation of where to start? I've signed up to take some prerequisites soon but trying to juggle current work and
Hi folks, this is my first time here and I'm in need of advice!! So I graduated from The George Washington University with a BS in Public Health (GPA something around 3.4). I enrolled in the MPH program at BU but due to significant mental health struggles I ended up doing quite poorly. I was originally full time, went down to part time, and then decided to withdraw; I completed the classes I was enrolled in and got 2 Bs and 2B-. After some soul-searching and getting back to myself I have decided I want to become a PA but I'm afraid having withdrawn from this MPH program is going to be a huge s
I've been lurking for a bit, looking for people in similar situations, but finally I decided it would be easiest to just post my thoughts directly. I am currently in my second-to-last year in a PhD program in computational biology. My work is highly theoretical and I currently do not have any clinical experience whatsoever. So I am coming from a place where I know I have to pretty much start from scratch if I go the PA route, and am trying to gather as much information as possible before committing to anything. I am smart and a fast learner though. I have only told a few people about my t