Principles and framework for applying to medical school
Reflections on my resolutions for 2018.
IN his poem"The Hollow Men", T.S. Eliot is famed for noting, This is the way the world ends Not with a bang but with a whimper (Notably, this bit of prescient verse was written a full two decades before the creation of nuclear arms.) Much the same could be said when one begins to study for… Continue reading Day One
There comes a time in every premed student's life when they are resigned to begin studying for the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT). With the arrival of my 23-pound seven book set of prep materials from Kaplan this past summer, I took another step in my journey towards medical school. For those familiar with the… Continue reading My MCAT Plan of Attack
A LITTLE OVER a year from now I will sit for the Medical College Admission Test, better known by its haunting acronym, the MCAT. This seven-hour test will be a large determinant of the course of the rest of my life, dictating where I attend medical school and the strength of the residency program I enter.… Continue reading The Ascent: Reflections from a Pre-Med Student