Medical students have busy schedules that limit the resources they can devote to extracurricular activities. In this post, we break down how to prioritize extracurriculars in medical school.
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Letters of recommendation are a crucial component of the medical school application. Here are the key steps to securing strong, effective letters.
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Anki is a powerful tool, but most students misuse it. Here are the 13 best practices in creating effective Anki flashcards and using spaced repetition for maximal effect in college and medical school.
High GPA and MCAT scores are the foundation of a successful application to medical school. Here we break down the numbers you need to get into medical school.