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Martin 1 Chylee Martin Mrs. Drennon PBS September 16, 2013 Career Journal #4 1. Primary Care Physician 2.

Education formally begins with a Bachelors degree and then continues on into medical school; once in medical school, the student specializes in primary care 3. Serves as the entry point into the medical and health care world; normally provides care for people with any undiagnosed sign, symptom, or health concern not limited by problem origin, organ system, or diagnosis 4. Generally ranges between $120,000 and $150,000, while some other experienced physicians are able to earn raises in salaries 5. Super Scholar. Primary Care Physician. Super Scholar. Retrieved from
http://www.superscholar.org/careers/health-care/primary-care-physician/ AAFP. Primary Care. American Academy of Family Physicians. Retrieved from http://www.aafp.org/about/policies/all/primary-care.html

6. Because primary care physicians work mainly on diagnosing illness of people who are still alive, they would not play a large role in Anna Garcias case. I love to learn about different diseases and illnesses and how to treat or cure them. My career goal is to become a primary care physician, so this is definitely a field I am interested in pursuing.

Martin 2 1. Psychologist 2. Some need a masters or specialist degree in psychology, but most clinical, counseling, and research psychologists require a doctoral degree in either psychology or a Doctor of Psychology; persons practicing psychology need a license or certification; internships and residencies are also suggested 3. Diagnose and evaluate mental and emotional disorders; studying mental processes by observing, interpreting, and recording how people or other animals react and relate to others and the environment; some conduct research while others work exclusively with patients or clients; some work on a healthcare team, where they collaborate with other health professionals to treat illnesses and promote overall wellness 4. Typically about $85, 792 per year 5. Salary Wizard. Psychologist. Salary.com. Retrieved from
http://www1.salary.com/Psychologist-Salary.html Bureau of Labor Statistics. (2012 March). Psychologists. Retrieved from http://www.bls.gov/ooh/life-physical-and-social-science/psychologists.htm 6. A psychologist could possibly interview the friends and family members of Anna to gather more information about her death or help them in their grieving process. I have always found the brain, how it works, and other psychological theories very interesting, so I do think that I would enjoy pursuing a career in this field.