clinical experiance

  1. M

    Clinical Experience

    Hi, I'm a rising Junior and I have realized I have NO clinical experience whatsoever. While yes COVID affected me from Spring of Freshman year to this date and medical schools might be understanding, I believe I owe it to myself to be hands-on in a clinical environment which shows me what I love...
  2. GrabYourCoat

    Clinical Experience through Agency

    Hi everyone, I’m an IMG who graduated in 2018. I want to get settled into the US healthcare system. I’m going to give STEP 1 and 2CS by the summer and STEP 2CK right after. The problem is I need LORs by September. Has anyone used a reliable agency for clinical experience/LORs? I found some...
  3. ScrubswithnoSleeves

    MD WAMC 514 MCAT, cGPA~3.55, sGPA≥3.65, Low Clinical exp

    Hey Everyone, So here are my basic stats - MCAT: 514 (C/P 127, CARS 128, B/B 130, P/S 129) - GPAs Note: My school uses the AB system (UW Madison) which deflates my GPAs a bit and I have not fully calculated my accurate GPAs (IE I have only gotten ABs that most schools count as an A-) •...
  4. M

    Any NC Non-Trads?

    Hello all, Are there any non-trads here in NC? How were you able to balance full-time work and complete pre-med requirements? I work as a clinical research coordinator by day (can be anywhere between 7am-5pm M-F). I only have time to take courses in the evening, but that seems almost impossible...
  5. M

    Clinical Experience

    Hi All, Thank you for your time! I'm currently a lead research assistant in clinical pharmacy (~1000 hours). This has me exposed to a surprising variety of medical settings and clinicians. Two posters, three publications so far. ln this position, I don't have a ton of hands-on patient...
  6. S

    How good are these ECs for medical school?

    The next year I will apply to medical school and I want to know if I need to improve my ECs. My GPA is 3.5 and my first MCAT is 503. I will retake it in the next months though. As for my ECs I have 1 year of research assistant full time work experience in a laboratory in a hospital (my current...
  7. T

    What alternative medical careers can I pursue if I give up?

    Hi folks, I'm currently in the middle of a Master's program. Trying to earn a new GPA. Currently I'm at a 3.53. I've gotten the hardest classes over with so hopefully it'll get up to 3.7 or so when done. My undergrad GPA was 3.0 which is humiliating. In undergrad I was severely sick for 3/4 of...
  8. F

    Volunteer experience NOT through organization

    Can I count clinical volunteer hours that was not through a hospital or hospice? For example, if I volunteer for a sick special needs boy in his home and give him meds and feed him, can that count as patient care? (I am not related to the boy personally nor do I know him personally. I was asked...
  9. XWing5000

    Behavioral Therapy considered clinical experiance?

    I provide in home therapy for children that have mental disabilities (Autism, Shaken Baby Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Traumatic Brain Injury). I run programs that include verbal pronounciation, tact training, compliance and attentive skills, social cue skills (we practice having on going...