Presentation on theme: "A NOT SO BORING PRESENTATION ABOUT MEDICINE. Let’s think 17 year old varsity basketball player collapses in the middle of the court…. His dad died of."— Presentation transcript:
A NOT SO BORING PRESENTATION ABOUT MEDICINE
Let’s think 17 year old varsity basketball player collapses in the middle of the court…. His dad died of a heart attack at the age of 40
WHAT WOULD YOU DO NEXT??
WHAT WOULD WE DO?? Call out his name … does he respond?Call out his name … does he respond? Check if he is breathingCheck if he is breathing Check his pulseCheck his pulse Call 911Call 911 Start CPRStart CPR
Who is involved in care of this patient EMSEMS NURSESNURSES DOCTORSDOCTORS PHARMACISTPHARMACIST
WHY DID I CHOOSE MEDICINE ?
HOW DID I GET INTO MED SCHOOL HIGH SCHOOLHIGH SCHOOL GPA >3.5GPA >3.5 HIGH ACT SCORESHIGH ACT SCORES EXTRACURRICUAR ACTIVITESEXTRACURRICUAR ACTIVITES
HOW DID I GET INTO MED SCHOOL COLLEGECOLLEGE TAKE SCIENCE AND MATH CLASSESTAKE SCIENCE AND MATH CLASSES >3.5 GPA>3.5 GPA TAKE THE MCAT JUNIOR YEARTAKE THE MCAT JUNIOR YEAR GET TO KNOW YOUR TEACHERS WELLGET TO KNOW YOUR TEACHERS WELL
WHILE IN MED SCHOOL… FOUR YEARSFOUR YEARS TWO YEARS OF BASIC SCIENCETWO YEARS OF BASIC SCIENCE TWO YEARS OF HOSPITAL WORKTWO YEARS OF HOSPITAL WORK APPLY FOR RESIDENCYAPPLY FOR RESIDENCY
SOUNDS LIKE A LOT -- DOESN’T IT LETS TAKE TIME FOR QUESTIONS
WHY SHOULD I WORK SO HARD People look to you for helpPeople look to you for help You can educate peopleYou can educate people You can learn about the human bodyYou can learn about the human body You are always challenging yourselfYou are always challenging yourself It is funIt is fun
SO WHATS THE BOTTOM LINE?? WORK HARD BE THE BEST AT WHAT YOU DO MAKE A DIFFERENCE NEVER STOP LEARNING
BY THE WAY… DON’T FORGET TO HAVE FUN ALI DINA RANDA RIMA SUZAN
LETS GO BACK TO THE BASKETBALL PLAYER WHAT HAPPENED TO HIM?WHAT HAPPENED TO HIM? HYPERTROPHIC CARDIOMYOPATHYHYPERTROPHIC CARDIOMYOPATHY