Posts Tagged ‘nontrad’

OPM 94: Should I Skip the Research and Start a Postbac Now?

[vc_column_text pb_margin_bottom=”no” pb_border_bottom=”no” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Session 94 When you’re faced with a decision about leaving a valuable learning opportunity with research to start a postbac to increase your GPA, what do you do? Here at MedEd Media, we do more than just podcast. We help students get into medical school. We help them with their…

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Should I Take Med School Prereqs Before Applying for an SMP?

[vc_column_text pb_margin_bottom=”no” pb_border_bottom=”no” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Session 93 Our poster is a 29-year-old and has a cumulative 2.5 GPA and he is wondering what he can do to prepare for a successful application to medical school. Also, check out our other podcasts on MedEd Media to help you on your premed and medical school journey. [01:12]…

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Studying Prereqs in a Postbac And Studying for the MCAT

[vc_column_text pb_margin_bottom=”no” pb_border_bottom=”no” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Session 92 How do you study for your prereqs in a postbac, do well in them, and prepare to be successful on the MCAT? That’s what we’ll talk about today! This question was taken from the OldPreMeds.org forums. If you have any questions you want answered here or by the…

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Don’t Keep Your Aspirations of Becoming a Physician a Secret

[vc_column_text pb_margin_bottom=”no” pb_border_bottom=”no” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Session 91 When you decided to pursue this path, who did you tell? Maybe you kept it a secret and I’ll tell you why you shouldn’t in today’s podcast episode. And if you haven’t yet, go ahead and check out our other amazing podcasts on the MedEd Media Network including…

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Do I Have Enough Time to be a Premed and a Mom?

[vc_column_text pb_margin_bottom=”no” pb_border_bottom=”no” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Session 89 Our poster this week is worried about what being a premed and medical student will do to her relationship with her children and if it gets any better. Check out all our other podcasts on MedEd Media including The Premed Years Podcast, The MCAT Podcast, and Specialty Stories.…

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Do I Really Need to do Research as a Nontrad Premed?

[vc_column_text pb_margin_bottom=”no” pb_border_bottom=”no” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Session 88 This week, our poster wants to know how important research is if he’s only applying to state schools that aren’t research-heavy medical schools. We take questions directly from the OldPreMeds.org forums. If you haven’t yet, join our collaborative community and ask away! Also, please check out all our…

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Where Can I Find Clinical Research as a Nontrad?

[vc_column_text pb_margin_bottom=”no” pb_border_bottom=”no” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Session 83 Clinical research opportunities are easier to come by as an undergrad student. But what about for nontrads? Check out the advice in today’s podcast. [00:56] OldPreMeds Question of the Week: “I have come across great programs for college students to find research internships during the summer. However, I’me…

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