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To Get Into Med School, Don't Underestimate the MCAT

Careers and residencies

The seven-hour MCAT exam is considered by many to be the most difficult of all the graduate school entrance exams. About 60,000 students take it every

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To Be a Great Resident, Think Critically

Careers and residencies

What’s the best predictor of success in residency and beyond? The answer is critical thinking, according to a recent study. When researchers analyzed

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What to Do About a Low GPA

Student life

It’s the biggest fear of every pre-med student: doing everything you can to realize your dream of becoming a doctor, but being done in by a low GPA...

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What are the different types of surgical disciplines available in the medical field?

Careers and residencies

A career as a medical surgeon can offer high levels of professional and emotional satisfaction.

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The White Coat Ceremony in Medical Schools

Student life

The white coat ceremony is relatively new in the medical profession, having been created in 1993.

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The White Coat Ceremony

Things you should know before becoming a medical student

Student life Careers and residencies

The life of a doctor is challenging yet highly rewarding and preparation for this role begins during medical school.

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