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Olympic Dreams? Physicians Must Qualify to Make the Olympic Medical Team

February 7, 2018

The Olympic dream doesn't apply to athletes only. It takes thousands of people working in an array of fields to pull off this iconic event. Urban planners, architects, event planners, media...


Medical Students and Doctors Without Borders

May 31, 2017

The greatest cause of stress most medical students face while preparing their residency applications is how well they did on their USMLE or COMLEX exams.   But not to be overlooked are...


AAMC Offers Ideas for Dealing with Coming Physician Shortage

December 26, 2016

A recent report by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) shows that by 2025, the United States will see estimated shortages of between 14,900 and 35,600 primary care physicians, plus...


Three Reasons to Consider Medical Practice in Rural Areas

April 20, 2016

If you’re planning a career in the medical field, no doubt you’ve read news of the coming nationwide shortage of physicians. Researchers with the Association of American Medical...


Best Job in America Today: Physician Assistant

November 30, 2015

Each year, Mill Valley, CA-based Glassdoor, an online jobs and recruiting site, lists its top choices for our nation's best careers. This year the physician assistant tops the company's Best Jobs...


Three Anesthesiology Jobs to Consider

October 30, 2015

In our most recent blog, we brought you results of the US Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates survey revealing that 16 of the top 30 highest paying jobs in...


Medical Jobs Dominate List of America's Highest Paying Jobs

October 15, 2015

Those working the highest paying jobs in America don't don power suits on a daily basis. Instead, they sport scrubs. In fact 16 of the jobs that made the list - including every one of the top nine...


New Study Examines Potential Effects of, Options for Avoiding Critical Physician Shortage

August 12, 2015

Last year, the Association of American Medical Colleges announced that the collective medical community expects a shortage of over 130,000 family physicians by the year 2025. Now, a new report...


The 10 Most In-Demand Health Care Career Specialties

March 4, 2015

For the seventh year in a row, the family doctor is the most highly recruited healthcare provider in the United States. That's according to Texas-based physician staffing firm Merritt Hawkins, a...


Veterans Affairs Secretary Urges Medical Students to Consider VA Careers

November 25, 2014

If you're a medical student with a deep sense of patriotism and service, take note. In a series of recruiting stops, Robert McDonald, the new Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs is...