Earlier this month, I had the great fortune of attending the 2012 AAMC Annual Conference in San Francisco, CA. This meeting represents one of the largest gatherings of medical educators, premedical advisors, admissions officers, practicing physicians and students in the country, all with one common goal: your education. This is the group that writes the MCAT, runs the American Medical College Application Service (AMCAS) and creates informative resources like Careers in Medicine to help you plan your future medical career.
One of the “hot topics” in medical admissions these days is holistic review. While a full detailing of this …Read more