URM IN MEDICINE SPOTLIGHT: ISAIAH COCHRAN, MD CANDIDATE ’19

URM IN MEDICINE SPOTLIGHT: ISAIAH COCHRAN, MD CANDIDATE ’19

Name: Isaiah Cochran Social Media:  IG: isaiahtrailblazin  FB: Isaiah Antoine Cochran Undergraduate: Waynesburg University, Class of 2015. Medical School: Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, Class of 2019. Tell us about yourself? I was adopted at the age of 18 months to my wonderful mom. I grew up in a single parent home with a mom [...]

GAP YEAR ANYONE?

GAP YEAR ANYONE?

A gap year(s) is usually the time between graduating from undergraduate and attending medical school. A gap year doesn’t have to be one year, it can be up to five or more, it's tailored to your journey. The idea is that you aren’t going straight to medical school from undergrad. Many people take gap year(s) [...]

MEDICAL SCHOOL APPLICATION PART 2: INTERVIEW TIPS

MEDICAL SCHOOL APPLICATION PART 2: INTERVIEW TIPS

Interviewing is a way for potential medical schools to meet you in person after reviewing your application. That is a great sign when you get an interview because that means they were impressed by your application enough to want to bring you in and meet you. Once you have been granted an interview, it is [...]

MEDICAL SCHOOL APPLICATION PART 1: GENERAL TIMELINE

MEDICAL SCHOOL APPLICATION PART 1: GENERAL TIMELINE

Here is a general timeline for applying to medical school   Reference: https://career.berkeley.edu/Medical/AppTime Prior to Applying: Gather Letters of Recommendation and consider giving your letter writers thisAAMC link regarding guidelines and suggestions. Continue with your volunteer, work or research activities. Prepare for the MCAT – Register and choose from approximately 20 dates but should not take [...]