Tips for dating a med student

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That’s why it’s important to communicate with your significant other. If you focus on communication, your relationship will become and stay strong.Time is one of your most valuable resources in medical school.As the sound of the “Hokey Pokey” signaled the next round of conversation, medical students formed new faculty connections to prove finding a specialty is really “what it’s all about.” About 70 second-year medical students met with faculty for the annual Medical Specialty Speed Dating event hosted by the Office of Student Counseling and Development in the UF College of Medicine.The event was held on both March 23 and 25, as an opportunity for students to ask questions of professionals in order to steer their career toward a specialty after graduation.Medicine was just a distant thought in his mind and he already had a career… A few years after we met and started dating is when he began medical school and now he’s getting ready to start his third year [of school] soon. We have been through a LOT together and I know we are going to go through a lot more.I didn’t originally sign up for this, but when you love someone you will do anything and everything for them…

You’re running around to clinic, studying for Step 1 all while you’re trying to learn the information you need to become a good student-doctor in your third year. You need to listen to stories about their day, their upcoming schedule, and their life.Read more from Marissa on her website: marissakristal.com, and her blog: mariskris. As a medical student, you may face particular relationship challenges if your significant other doesn’t have firsthand experience with juggling the unique demands of medical school. Even though you used to walk into your home with your shoes on, and sit on your bed in the same clothes you just wore while riding the subway, or sat on a public bench in, you'll become far too disgusted to ever do it again. They'll make you hyper-aware that germs are everywhere and on everything.I love the life that we have created together and I can’t imagine it any other way! I'm Jennifer -- a wife, mom, food photographer, and blogger living life in Small Town, Michigan!

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