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Reminder: Be part of a study on medical school experience and specialty choice

Do you ever wonder how students end up choosing one medical specialty over another? Be part of an exciting research study about the medical school experience and specialty choice.

The purpose of this study is to explore how student experience influences the development of attitudes and knowledge relating to medical specialty choice through one-on-one interviews lasting approximately 60 minutes each.

If you are interested in participating, the consent form can be downloaded here.

The following is a message to students from Dr. Adam Power, Department of Surgery:


My name is Adam Power and I am one of the vascular surgeons at Victoria Hospital. Please see this letter from one of my colleagues in Toronto, Elizabeth Wooster, who is performing thesis research entitled: "The influence of student experience during medical school on medical specialty choice".

Please do not feel any obligation to take part in this research. I am happy to answer any questions you may have being the local principal investigator.

If you would like to participate, please sign the consent form and return it to Elizabeth at .

Thanks for your consideration.


Assistant Professor & Program Director
Vascular Surgery
University of Western
London Health Sciences Centre
Victoria Hospital
800 Commissioners Road East, Rm E2-121
London, Ontario, Canada
N6A 5W9

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