1. YellowTurtle

    How much should a language barrier play into residency choice?

    Hi all. Current MS4 here, plan on applying to general surgery. Currently working on my list of programs to apply to. I go to a school in the south where one of our main hospitals has a patient population where ~85% of the patients speak Spanish (not even an exaggeration). Being that I am not a...
  2. D

    Clinical Experience

    What exactly counts as clinical experience or volunteering? What are some examples of clinical volunteering? I have some shadowing and 20 hrs of being a medical translator at local free clinic. Would volunteering as a medical scribe count as clinical exposure? Do med schools generally like to...