what else can i do with my medical degree if i don't want to work as a doctor? just don't enjoy it?

very unhappy at work

Asked By: krolik - 7/19/2007
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1. change into a different field. we see quite a few surgeons who decide to become anesthesiologists for lifestyle reasons, for instance... More
Answered By: belfus - 7/19/2007
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Research, such as cancer research. Very prestigious institution. Very.
Answered By: perfectlybaked - 7/19/2007
You can also teach at pramedical schools.
Answered By: SAMI - 7/19/2007
Work for a health insurance company. Perhaps get a MPH and work for a health department. Medical research?
Answered By: greydoc6 - 7/19/2007
First, you should analyze the specifics of your work situation to assure that 'work as a doctor' is really what bothers you. Sometimes, there are things that are fixable that can be addressed: these include the group of people you work with, the work setting (city vs. suburban), pay scheme, etc... More
Answered By: Mot D - 7/19/2007
You could always do research. What about your job do you not like? Is it the dealing with people, the hours etc. Decide that first. There are tons of fields to utilize the degree in. You could also teach other med students, if educating is an interest. I do both research and education in the medical field.
Answered By: Christin - 7/19/2007
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