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About the Medical Student Authors

Wednesday, May 25th, 2011
 

Robert Bruce, Medical Student

 

Robert Bruce grew up in Caratunk, Maine and graduated from Dartmouth College with a degree in Genetics and Molecular Biology. He is currently pursuing a degree in medicine through the Tufts University School of Medicine-Maine Track Program on a U.S. Army medical scholarship. As a third year student, he looks forward to the wonderful opportunity to learn from patients and physicians at a Maine teaching hospital, St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center.

The skills I learn at St. Mary’s will help me to achieve my goal of someday providing top-level, compassionate care to small communities right here in my home state.” 

 

 

  

   

David Skavdahl, Medical Student

  

  

David Skavdahl grew up in rural Washington State and graduated from Seattle Pacific University with a combined degree in Biology and Philosophy.

He is currently furthering his studies at Tufts University Medical School. As a third year student, he is pleased to have the wonderful opportunity to learn from patients and physicians at a teaching hospital, St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center. 

“I am excited my learning activities have brought me to Maine. My wife works in Topsham and we are looking forward to calling the Pine Tree State our home for years to come. “