More on Medicine & Personality Types

Thursday, January 1st, 2009

I heard from some of you out there who know quite a bit about personality types–and how understanding your personality type can be helpful as a successful physician-scientist.

Your personality type tends to dicate how you learn.  And often we teach and work in a team from our personal learning perspective. Apparently this is discussed at UCSF?

As a laboratory PI or physician, you’ll be managing teams of people and always teaching.  That’s a good enough reason to think about your personality as you pursue your management and communication skills.  Here’s a couple good links for further reading (thanks):

GSU: Teaching based on learning styles