Name: Crystal Chang (she/her/hers), MS3
What aspects of the curriculum at University of Minnesota Medical School are your favorite?
My favorite aspects of the curriculum at University of Minnesota Medical School are how closely we get to work with physician mentors to learn clinical exam skills and reasoning, as well as how receptive faculty are to hearing students' feedback about courses and implementing changes to make them better learning experiences.
What are your favorite things to do in Minnesota/Twin Cities area?
My favorite thing to do in the Twin Cities area is eat at amazing local restaurants! Some of my favorite spots are Young Joni, Revival, Tea House, and Hola Arepa. I also love to go hiking at Minnehaha Falls or take a walk/run along the Mississippi River.
What are three adjectives you would use to describe your classmates?
I would describe my classmates as passionate, thoughtful, and cool!
What is one of your future goals as a physician?
One of my future goals as a physician is to become a pediatrician, and build earnest relationships with all my patients so each child feels loved and valued.