20 04, 2021

Premedical Gap Year: Pursue Medical Work Experience Or Clinical Shadowing

By |2021-04-20T01:56:23-04:00April 20th, 2021|

Premedical Gap Years can be a good opportunity to obtain professional medical work experience (for instance, you can work as an EMT, a medical assistant, or a scribe) Advantage The Premedical gap year is a good opportunity to rack up on patient exposure hours. Obtaining medical work experience tells the admissions committee that you are [...]

18 04, 2021

Medical School Gap Year Options: Carrying Out Research In The Medical Or Medical-Related Field

By |2021-04-18T02:43:51-04:00April 18th, 2021|

Medical Research as Medical School Gap Year Option Advantage As a Medical School Gap Year Option, Medical Research is not a requirement for gaining admission into med school, but most competitive prospective students build their research experience when they were still undergraduates and even after that. This means that you can use your gap year [...]

11 04, 2021

Special Master’s Program (SMP) As An Option During A Premedical Gap Year

By |2021-04-11T00:40:04-04:00April 11th, 2021|

Special Master’s Program (SMP) - Advantage Special Master’s Program (SMP) are a good option for a Premedical Gap Year. Compared to other options, it is usually very difficult to get into SMPs and the classes tend to be very demanding compared to Master’s in Public Health or post-baccalaureate programs. However, if you perform very well, you [...]

8 04, 2021

Master’s in Public Health (MPH) as a Medical School Gap Year Option

By |2021-04-08T12:58:33-04:00April 8th, 2021|

Advantage Master’s in Public Health (MPH)  is interesting for many prospective medical students. You have a lot of opportunities opened to you even if you do not work as a physician once you obtain the degree. Also, this degree will allow you to approach your application materials from the perspective of public health. Disadvantage Master’s [...]

6 04, 2021

Post-Baccalaureate Premedical Programs : (Post-Bacc Premedical) The Advantages and Disadvantages

By |2021-04-07T17:07:07-04:00April 6th, 2021|

Post-Bacc Premedical Programs: Advantages Post-baccalaureate premedical programs will allow you to finish some prerequisite science courses and improve your GPA. It could also open doors to some extracurricular experiences you did not partake in, such as volunteering in a hospital. You can enroll for the program formally at a university through an application or informally [...]

1 04, 2021

Don’t Do These Things After An Admissions Interview

By |2021-04-07T17:14:43-04:00April 1st, 2021|

Failing to follow up. It is very crucial that you send this thank-you mail. You can also save it in your calendar! You can even scribble some notes on the palm of your hand if you have to just so you can remember to follow up. Strictly following a general outline. Don't use verbatim the [...]