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Favorite Faculty: Andrew N. Pfeffer, M.D.

Apr. 2, 2018—Andrew N. Pfeffer, M.D. Emergency Medicine In what ways do you work with medical students on campus? Which way is your favorite? I am ridiculously lucky to work with medical students in a range of different settings. I am one of the mentors for Batson College (i.e. the best of the colleges), so I get...

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Favorite Faculty: Travis Crook, M.D.

Mar. 19, 2018—Travis Crook, M.D. Pediatrics In what ways do you work with medical students on campus? Which way is your favorite? I am involved with the medical students in a lot of different ways and love them all. I am the director for the required second-year Pediatric Clerkship where I get to work with the students on...

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Favorite Faculty: Beth Ann Yakes, M.D.

Feb. 26, 2018—Beth Ann Yakes, M.D. Medicine In what ways do you work with medical students on campus? Which way is your favorite? I am fortunate to be able to work with medical students in a number of different capacities – as an attending on the wards, a preceptor in clinic, a supervisor at Shade Tree, a...

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Favorite Faculty: Eli Zimmerman, M.D.

Nov. 20, 2017—Eli Zimmerman, M.D. Neurology In what ways do you work with medical students on campus? Which way is your favorite? Lots! I direct Brain, Behavior, and Movement (BBM), which is the final block of the first year. The course covers musculoskeletal and head/neck anatomy, neuroanatomy/neurology, and psychiatry. I also teach much of the neuro-related portion...

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Favorite Faculty: Brian Drolet, M.D.

Oct. 30, 2017—Brian Drolet, M.D. Plastic Surgery In what ways do you work with medical students on campus? Which way is your favorite? I like small group teaching and mentoring. The classroom setting is a little overwhelming for me. Not surprisingly, the experience of small groups or individual mentoring is more focused towards each student and I find...

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Favorite Faculty: Buddy Creech, M.D., MPH

Oct. 2, 2017—Buddy Creech, M.D., MPH Pediatric Infectious Diseases How did you go about picking your specialty? Any advice? Going into medical school, I already had a good sense that I wanted to be a pediatrician. I had worked as a camp counselor and with middle school kids for several years. A combination of things led me...

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Favorite Faculty: Corey Slovis, M.D.

Sep. 4, 2017—Corey Slovis, M.D. Emergency Medicine In what ways do you work with medical students on campus? Which way is your favorite? I get to teach emergency medicine to second, third, and fourth year students in our various medical school courses. I love the opportunity to try to teach an organized, and usually "5 step, 5 reason, 5...

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