Best Healthcare Jobs 2015

In today’s job market with an unemployment rate of 5.8%, many young college graduates are having trouble finding suitable work. The outlook seems bleak with sayings like “a Master’s is the new Bachelor’s degree,” permeating the college graduate stereotype. For science students looking for the best career options health care…

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Sink Your Teeth Into Dental Specialties

by Fahad Manzur A career in dentistry can be much more than just filling cavities and cleaning teeth. The world of dentistry offers a wide variety of advanced graduate programs and specializations. Specialists require field specific training in a residency or an advanced degree in order to practice. Orthodontics: Orthodontics…

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Medical Specialties: Cardiology

by Sana Azam Cardiology, like other medical specialties, has gone through many changes over the past couple decades. Nobody knows this better than Dr. Samee Syed, a cardiologist who has been practicing medicine for almost 30 years. “Cardiology was only one field when I completed medical school,” Syed said. “Over…

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Medical Specialities: Neurology

by Natasha Sosa “One out of every six patients that enters the hospital is a neurology patient,” said Dr. Leslie Weiner, MD, former Chair of the Department of Neurology at the Keck School of Medicine. With stroke being the third-leading cause of death in the United States and neurological disorders…

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Medical Specialties: Reconstructive Surgery

by Manu Gandham Reconstructive surgery, with its endless range of application and demanding level of technical proficiency, attracts self-critical and adaptive surgeons who are constantly in the pursuit of perfection and never accept their successes without first examining their failures. Unlike other surgical fields where surgeons might perform identical surgeries…

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Medical Specialties: Neonatology

by Kausar Ali Neonatology is a relatively new subspecialty of pediatrics that has gained much ground since the 1970s. The field focuses on the care of newborn, premature, and sick babies who are placed in a specific Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) in the hospital. Neonatologists treat babies who are…

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