The For The Medical Field

864 WordsJul 17, 20164 Pages
I was nine years old when my family made the strenuous decision to come to America; with only a few clothes and barely any money, the pursuit of the American dream seemed far out of reach. Ever since I was young, I was intrigued by the medical field as my health implications allowed me to experience first-hand the detrimental effects of a limited health care. Looking back, it all appears as a nightmare now: the cold rooms, no electricity, and my parents imploring for the nurses help. Growing up in a poor town in Albania and diagnosed as anemic, there was little anyone could do. Though, it wasn’t until I got sick with a common cold that my life almost ended. The unsanitary hospital condition and the lack of medications were part of the grim reality. Thereby, it is my goal to make a significant contribution to the health of the future generations. My passion for the medical field combined with my determination on building and perpetuating an outstanding healthcare service, has led me to pursue a master’s degree in Health Administration My inclination for the medical field was enforced as I perceived the positive effect my primary care doctor had on my family. The accessibility and quality of health care services that my family and I received from Dr. Mendes drew me closer to practicing medicine. It seemed so quixotic that one person could have such a life changing effect on countless of lives. While pursuing my college degree in Biology, I was given the

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