April 6, 2015

Shadowing a Doctor as a Pre-Med

Although not a mandatory requirement, shadowing a doctor is one of those things every pre-med is expected to do before applying to medical school. After all, how can you express your interest in medicine to the admissions committee if you’ve never seen a physician work before?

At the same time, many pre-med students don’t know where to look for physician shadowing opportunities or how to prepare. If you fall into either of these camps, read on to find the answers you need to secure that vital, first-hand experience in a doctor’s office.


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Applying to Med School
October 24, 2014

Who Should Write Your Medical School Letter of Recommendation?

Our next Kaplan Pulse event is this Tuesday October 15th at 8pm EST! Register now!

A review of Kaplan’s The Pulse, experts join us as they discuss what you need to know about medical school admissions and the MCAT.

In this clip we will talk about getting your medical school letters of recommendation. What exactly do admissions officers look for in a letter of recommendation? And who are the best people to get a medical school recommendation from? Listen in now!

For more great videos, check Kaplan’s MCAT YouTube Channel!


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