April 6, 2015
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.