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‫بسم اهلل الرمحن الرحيم‬

C O M M E N T ,

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A P P R E C I A T E

C O LL E G E O F M ED IC I N E AL FA I SA L U N IV E RS IT Y JANUARY 2012

VOLUME 4 ISSUE 2

■ Hey reader! How was the semester break? Short huh? It must be tough making the transition to classes again. Well, we made

and present this awesome issue to you for comfort and ease. Our committee, the Press, is bigger and better than ever! The Arabic section and writing contest are back, so kick back, relax, and let us amplify your voice once again. Sincerely, the Press ■

Inside This Issue:

Cancer Awareness @Aramco Festival (page 2) Calling All Reps! MSA 2012 Elections and New President! (page 3) SDC’s Clubs: Awesome Accomplishments and Future Potential (page 4) Constructive Criticism: Postponing Exams—A Privilege Or a Right? (page 5) Research Experience: Mohammed Diya @ Harvard Medical School (page 5) Writing Contest Winner Ammar Farook Chapra Won SR300 Gift Card! (page 6) Student Interview: Akram Nurhussen A.K.A “AK” (page 6) College of Medicine On: Are Students Getting Enough Support? (page 7) Making Better Doctors or Different Doctors? (page 7) Healthcare for Alfaisal Students (page 7) Confessions of a Perfectionist (page 8) Alfaisal Leadership: Dr. Muhammad Atif Mazhar and Dr. Sadia Qazi (page 10) M e d T i m e s s t r i v e s t o T h e r e f o r e , t h e v i e w s

b e t h e u n c e n s o r e d y e t s e n s i b l e v o i c e o f m e d i c a l s t u d e n t s . e x p r e s s e d w i t h i n d o n o t n e c e s s a r i l y r e f l e c t t h e v i e w s a n d p o l i c i e s o f A l f a i s a l U n i v e r s i t y .


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