Health Sciences

Spartan Showcase: Gaining Patient Interaction Skills as a Phlebotomist

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The global pandemic did not deter third-year Michigan State University and Lyman Briggs College student Mia Kochanek from continuing her professional development. Majoring in Human Biology, Kochanek completed both online and in-person training to become a certified phlebotomist. Today she …

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Sammi Williams Social Relations and Policy Major
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A New Normal for Healthcare Workers After Covid-19

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After days, weeks, and even months of living in a Coronavirus dominated world, we are finally looking towards the end of this mess. It will still take time, but there is some light at the end of the …

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Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants – The Hot Jobs of Healthcare

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How many times have you visited a doctor’s office, urgent care, or hospital and received treatment by a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant? Chances are high that it was more than a few times. This is not a surprise …

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Tips for Acing Your Medical School Interview

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It’s October, and the interview invites are beginning to pile up. You have worked incredibly hard to get to this point, taking 18 credit-hour semesters every year of your undergraduate course work, volunteering at an equal access health clinic, …

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The Road to Medical School

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From Dr. House to Meredith Grey and even Dr. Who, physicians are embedded everywhere in pop culture. The usual stereotype is a confident, all-knowing doctor who walks into a scene of panic and despair and instantly provides …

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25%

Bachelor's degree graduates continue education.

   

77%

Undergraduate students complete an internship.

 

95%

Bachelor's degree graduates work or continue education.