December 17, 2012

Application Essentials III: Secondary Applications

You’ve crafted a masterful personal statemen... Read more
November 30, 2012

Application Essentials I: The Holistic Review Process

Earlier this month, I had the great fortune of att... Read more
Applying to Med School
June 27, 2011

Secondary Applications in Medical School Admissions

“Please list five personal hobbies/interests.” I looked at the question on my medical school application and thought, “Do I really write ‘collecting comic books’ here?” It turns out that b... Read more
Applying to Med School
July 7, 2010

Medical School Secondary Applications – “Describe an obstacle you have..

By Carleen Eaton, M.D. One common category of secondary application questions are those that ask the applicant to describe an obstacle or hardship he or she has overcome. Some applicants... Read more
Applying to Med School
June 8, 2010

Secondary Applications

By Carleen Eaton, M.D. With June underway, most applicants are deep into working on the primary application. While some applicants have submitted their applications already, many are still busy perfec... Read more

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