My Love For Science And The Medical Field Essay

961 Words Sep 10th, 2015 4 Pages
I believe my love for science and the medical field has been passed down to me from my Dad. Some see him as a quirky, introverted, physics major, but to me he is the person who taught me to question both the known and the unknown, and appreciate the complex yet beautiful world we live in. I have never been good at math without having to work extremely hard at it, and the seemingly scattered rules of grammar can frustrate me. The one thing I know for sure is my desire to understand how we humans work both on a mental and physiological level. I has been said to me many times throughout my life that I should go into a profession that I am truly in love with in order to live a fulfilling life. With this message drilled into my head, I searched for something that would ignite a passion within me. Finally, through various electives and excitement over certain topics I found my passion; being able to help those in need and simultaneously satisfy my curious mind. In order to reach my goals I must balance my school work, volunteering, and patient contact hours in order to become competitive for an acceptance into medical school and to be introduced to the leadership skills required in my field. From there I will lead in my medical field by being aware of my own strengths and weaknesses, and leading others to success.

To seem competitive when applying to medical school, I must take initiative in order to be a well-rounded student. I want to go the extra mile when it comes to…

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