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Thomas Sun Thomas Sun (1 Posts)

Contributing Writer

Yale School of Medicine


Thomas is a fourth year medical student at Yale. He graduated from Columbia University in 2011 majoring in philosophy and after that taught English in rural France for a year. He will be an internal medicine intern at Stanford. He loves fantasy/science fiction and creative writing. His super far-fetched dream is to write a fantasy novel one day.




Transformation from md to MD

1st year of medical school: Don’t remember much. MD/PhD students, you know what I mean. Learned how to use a stethoscope. 2nd year of medical school: Everything a blur except Step 1 introduced me to my friends melatonin, Benadryl, Ambien And my best friend Lunesta. 3rd year of medical school: First clerkship: Ambulatory. First time I saw a patient by myself! It took an hour and a half! Attending happy? Attending not happy. Second clerkship: …

Thomas Sun Thomas Sun (1 Posts)

Contributing Writer

Yale School of Medicine


Thomas is a fourth year medical student at Yale. He graduated from Columbia University in 2011 majoring in philosophy and after that taught English in rural France for a year. He will be an internal medicine intern at Stanford. He loves fantasy/science fiction and creative writing. His super far-fetched dream is to write a fantasy novel one day.