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The Best of Both Worlds: How MSTPs Balance Life in Two Advising College Communities

The Best of Both Worlds: How MSTPs Balance Life in Two Advising College Communities

by Emma Mattson From Big-Little Reveal to College Cup, the four med school colleges get a lot of well-deserved publicity. But less attention gets paid to an equally crucial support system for our MD PhD students: the MSTP colleges. Maybe you’re an M2 student wondering if the transition to research will be terribly lonely. Maybe…

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Jake Ramsey

I come from working class roots in Santa Claus, Indiana, and I was one of the first people in my family to go to college. After receiving a BS in Pharmaceutical Sciences from Purdue University, I worked in quality control at a pharmaceutical plant before matriculating to Vanderbilt.

I’m extremely happy with my decision. I really benefited from the pass/fail curriculum for years one and two, and now I’m using my electives to evaluate different specialties in addition to conducting a research project with the huge de-identified DNA repository, BioVU. Living in Nashville itself has plenty of perks as well! Please feel free to reach out to if you have any questions.

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