I'm a very short, very 'cute' female med student, and even though I don't dress or act 'cute' I have a really hard time getting my male peers and patients to take me seriously. Any suggestions?
Hmmm…. unfortunately we still live in a world where people have to work harder to earn respect based on what they look like. As a “cute” girl, you will likely have to be better than your peers to be noticed and respected. However, I think it’s most important to remind yourself: