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Scientist

Are Doctors Smart? IQ by Profession

Do you need to be smart to become a doctor? What do other professions expect? Let’s take a dive into the average IQ by profession, as demonstrated by the scientific literature.

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Exam Room

Regrets of a 99.9th Percentile MCAT Score

Given the immense volume of information that one must master to acquire a top MCAT score, it is critical that you set yourself up with an efficient strategy and high yield resources. Here is what I would do differently.

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So You Want to Be a Nurse Practitioner (NP)

If you’re considering becoming a Nurse Practitioner (NP), here are some insights that can help guide your decision. NP’s have a critical role within the healthcare team, but there are several differences both professionally and personally between NPs, PAs, and MDs/Dos.

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How to Ask For Medical School Letters of Recommendation

The letter of recommendation is a crucial aspect of the medical school application because it is the one part which requires someone else to vouch for you. Learn how to ask for letters of recommendation, including when to ask, requesting strategies, and what important materials you should provide.

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