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Academic Psychiatry

, Volume 36, Issue 1, pp 7–10 | Cite as

The State of Medical Student Wellness: A Call for Culture Change

  • Andreea Seritan
  • Justin Hunt
  • Angela Shy
  • Margaret Rea
  • Linda Worley
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Medical Student Academic Psychiatry Personal Health Record Student Wellness Acad Psychiatry 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andreea Seritan
    • 1
    • 2
  • Justin Hunt
    • 1
    • 2
  • Angela Shy
    • 1
    • 2
  • Margaret Rea
    • 1
    • 2
  • Linda Worley
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral SciencesUniversity of CaliforniaDavis, Sacramento
  2. 2.Dept. of PsychiatryUniversity of Arkansas Medical SchoolLittle Rock

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