MCAT® PREP CLASS
Admissions experts, current physicians, and high-achieving med students spill the tea on specialties and how to get into med school. We're bringing a full day of content - you choose what you need the most.
Saturday, February 20
Time (in Eastern Time)
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM ET
Med school in the time of COVID-19: What we know...and what changes are on the horizon.
Dr. Dale Okorodudu, M.D. - Founder of Black Men in White Coats and author of "How to Raise a Doctor: Wisdom From Parents Who Did It!"
11:20 AM - 12:20 PM ET
A Day in the Life
Walk a mile in their scrubs. Specialists give you the real talk on their day-to-day.
Dr. Chris Cimino, M.D., FACMI - Neurology
Dr. Seth Meltzer, M.D. - Cardiology
Dr. Ned Palmer, M.D. - Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
Dr. Sadhana Rajamoorthi, M.D - Family Medicine
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM ET
Gap Year Stories
Gap years are the new normal. These current med students took one or more gap years! Get inspired to make a big decision: How will you spend yours?
Jessica Yau - M1 at University of Maryland, Baltimore, M.D./Ph.D. program
Maeve Clair - M2 at Rowan University, M.D. program
Rees Checketts - M3 at University of North Texas, D.O. program
Jacob Brock - M3 at Northeast Ohio Medical University, M.D. program
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM ET
Is My Application Strong Enough?
Maria Lofftus can tell you. She has reviewed tens of thousands of applications during her career; you can trust that she has seen it all. She'll help you understand the difference between average - and exceptional.
Maria Lofftus - Former Assistant Dean of UCSD Medical School
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET
Your MCAT score can make - or break - your application. The good news is that a higher score is within your reach.
Learn how in just 5 steps.
Petros Minasi - Senior Director, MCAT Programs
3:15 PM - 3:45 PM ET
Top Habits of Successful Pre-Meds
These two current med students literally wrote the book on how to be a successful pre-med. Learn how to juggle activities and coursework while maintaining a personal life.
Elisabeth Fassas - Author of "Making Pre-Med Count"
Candicee Childs - Author of "Lemons, Lemonade, & the Lemonade Stand: My Bittersweet Journey to Medical School"
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM ET
Not Your Average Med School Story
These current students tell unique and inspiring journeys about how they got into medicine - they just might give you some ideas.
Henry Siccardi - M3 at University of Connecticut, M.D./M.P.H. program
Rachel Tindal - M3 at University of Alabama-Birmingham, M.D. program
Elizabeth Minten - M1 at Harvard University, M.D. program
Adam Howard - M3 at Mayo Clinic, M.D. program
The best guarantee is one you won’t need. But you get it anyway.