Research as a Student: Is It Worth a Try? An Insightful Experience from a Middle Eastern Student

  • Muneer Al-Husseini 1Medical student, Ain Shams University, Egypt.
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Author Biography

Muneer Al-Husseini, 1Medical student, Ain Shams University, Egypt.

Muneer Al-Husseiniis fourth year medical student in Ain Shams University and a Regional Ambassador of the IJMS.

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Published
2014-05-16
How to Cite
Al-Husseini, M. (2014). Research as a Student: Is It Worth a Try? An Insightful Experience from a Middle Eastern Student. International Journal of Medical Students, 2(2), 71-73. https://doi.org/10.5195/ijms.2014.88
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Experience