When writing your application entries and personal statement for medical school, residency and fellowship it is important to consider the following: 1) Your application entries and personal statement must complement each other. It is important to consider your entries and personal statement as a whole. 2) Your personal statement should say something new that isn’t […]Continue reading

  I find that some applicants misinterpret how to complete the AMCAS® activities entries for the 2016 -2017 application. For clarification, please read the MedEdits Guide to Medical School Admissions which has examples of “regular” experience entries and “most meaningful entries” as well as personal statements, secondary essays, and other admissions documents and can be […]Continue reading

If you attended multiple undergraduate institutions and are interested in getting into medical school, read a recent Analysis In Brief by the Association of American Medical Colleges. Research shows that students who attend multiple undergraduate institutions are less likely to gain admission to medical school and have lower mean MCAT scores. However, the “types” of […]Continue reading