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AMCAS® Most Meaningful Entry Example for 2018

AMCAS® application and most meaningful entries for 2018 We find that most applicants are misinterpreting how to complete the AMCAS® entries and the most meaningful...

Letter of Intent for Medical School

How to write your medical school personal statement.

Medical School Personal Statements that can BEAT 52,323 Applications

In this article, Medical School Personal Statements that can beat 52,323 Applications, you will learn to create a sincere, interesting, and thoughtful essay that...

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Anesthesiology Residency Match: BEAT more than 2,000 Applicants

Anesthesiology Residency Match: BEAT more than 2,000 Applicants Anesthesiology Residency Learning about the specialty Since anesthesiology is a specialty many students don’t have direct exposure to until...

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ERAS Application Entries: One size does not fit all.

ERAS Application Entries: One Size Does Not Fit All

Showcase your Accomplishments and Insights Just as there is no “right” way to compose your residency personal statement there is also no one way to...
Residency Match 2018-2019

Residency Match Success: Lessons Learned 2018 – 2019

With third year medical students starting to think about the upcoming residency match season, it’s a good time to review, Residency Match Success: Lessons...
Medical School, Residency, and Fellowship Admission Success

Getting Into Residency: Before You Apply Part One

Your Medical School Experience Getting Into Residency: Before You Apply Part One. It is important to be organized during your first three years of medical...
Residency Personal Statement(s): Target Your Audience

Residency Personal Statement(s): Target Your Audience

ERAS Personal Statement So you want to apply to two specialties. Are you wondering how the process works? Applicants may compose and upload as many personal statements...
Residency Match Love Letters

Medical Residency Match “Love Letters”

What are Residency Match "Love Letters"? Below is a good example. Dear Applicant, It is obvious to all of us here at Academic Medical Center that you...

Medical Residency Interview Preparation and Coaching

The Residency Interview: Who Screens your MyERAS Application?

The Residency Interview: Who Screens My ERAS Application?
You're applying to residency and wonder, "who screens MyERAS® application?" Let's take a look: Typically only one to three people per program are responsible for screening the Electronic...

How to write a letter of intent to a residency program director