School-Life Balance (Listed first because it’s most important!)
Burnout/Getting It All Done
I will finish high school next year, and I want to apply to medical school. I really don’t understand all those things like premed, MCAT, postbacc program and i absolutley don’t know what to do to get into one. 😦 Help me please, what should I do after high school to become a doctor?
Picking a Major
How important are grades for med school? Can other things make up for not achieving super high grades? I read that you got in with a 3.6 (I thought getting in required gpas near 4.0); what else made you a strong applicant? Not trying to sound rude or anything
I will be applying to medical school in the next few years and I was wondering how to keep track of my activities. What activities are “important”? What are med schools looking for? How far should I go back (i.e. high school, summer vacations, etc.?) How should I organize the info for AMCAS?
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