What Medical Schools Are Looking For: Understanding the 15 Core Competencies

When you think about how medical schools will evaluate your application, it can seem like a mystery. What will an

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Use Mind Mapping to Write a Personal Statement that is Unique to You

Mind mapping is a brainstorming technique that can help you see the big picture of your life story, key personal

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Advice from 20+ interviews: Part 2

Don’t miss Part I of this article, which covered how to prepare before the interview and general interview advice. COMMON INTERVIEW

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Advice from 20+ interviews: Part 1

I did 21 interviews. Don’t ask how much it cost because I don’t enjoy thinking about it! Basically, it was

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Managing Bipolar Disorder in Medical School

Two days before interviewing at the medical school I now attend, I couldn’t get out of bed. At the nadir

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How Nontraditional Students Can Best Position Themselves When Applying to Med School

A friend of mine studied film in college and subsequently found himself working as a cameraman for a documentary television

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