Hello everyone! I posted here about a month ago and received great feedback on my personal statement. I wanted to know if anyone would be willing to provide further feedback as I get closer to a final draft. Thank you for all your help and I can send you a google doc link.
Would anyone be willing to read over and provide feedback on a draft for my personal statement? I plan on applying for the upcoming cycle so I did not know if I should post this in the Personal Statement Guide that was for the application cycle which is still currently happening. I can...
What is your approach to answering this question for secondaries and/or interviews? I personally struggle with selling myself, and have no idea how to even start to answer this question
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What is recommended for writing the personal statement as far as flowery vs. straightforward?
I wrote one draft with a little metaphor as to how I found dentistry as a good match for my career goals. I was given opposing advice for the style of the personal statement. I had a couple people...
Hi, I was offered the opportunity for an onsite managed care residency interview. There will be a writing project/case, and I wanted to know if anyone had any idea what that might entail? Any help is appreciated, thanks in advance!
Here's a list of the most common mistakes we see students make on their personal statement:
Rewriting your “Experience List”
Save the diversity for the diverse candidates
Leave high school in the past (i.e. don’t focus on it)
You’re not a doctor yet – don’t act like you...
Look through our full article on SDN here! The Art of Writing Med School Secondaries - Student Doctor Network
5 Tips You Must Implement on your Secondaries
There are tons of articles explaining the generic to-do’s and not-to-do’s for secondaries, so I won’t spend a ton of time on them. There...
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