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There is a lot of anxiety around preparing students to succeed during Intern Year. From choosing the correct clinical rotations to the right specialty to the best teaching, students are faced with many choices about preparing for the clinical aspect of Intern Year.

- Which clinical experiences during medical school contributed most to preparing you for Intern Year?
- What resources (book recommendations, podcasts, do you have for rising PGY-1s looking to prepare themselves for the clinical responsibilities of Intern Year?
- At what point during Intern Year did you begin to feel comfortable (and not gut-churning uneasiness) while managing patient care responsibilities?