The Official Personal Statement Reader List: Bkv11 -- I'll read also if needed. No credentials really, just a lot of informal advising on academic writing. lisasimpson87 -- i got lots of compliments on my essay (after it had been proofed by a few ppl on here) and i read a bunch last summer so i have a sense of what a good statement sounds like. im big on honesty and i wont sugarcoat my comments at all- dont take it personally. cast128 -- I will read....have a minor in English. boggvir -- I am willing to read PS. I used to work in the university's writing center, and I've looked at many personal statements of students applying to various professional schools. DrReo -- I've read many pre-dental students and a few of my pre-med friends' PS. I'm willing to help out anyone. Will be attending Tufts Dental next year... Dashne Gafoor -- Please add me to the list as well. I have a strong background in English and grammer. I used to teach English as well. I will not only offer constructive criticism, but can also assist with developing ideas and making your personal statement deliver its purpose. I helped a few of my friends last year who were applying at schools. Rollo -- I'll read for content and maybe some mechanics. DO Applicants, I'll especially read yours for content because I'm pretty sure that I got accepted because of the content in my PS and secondaries to all the DO schools that I applied to. I'm pretty much a solid writer who knows how to set myself apart from the rest. Credentials: S, R on writing for MCAT (took it twice), As in couple of upper level writing courses in undergrad, and frequently write inspirational essays on other forums. I pretty much kickass at writing powerful pieces of writing so I will definitely give you major pointers. grapz -- Hi, please put me on the readers list. I will read/edit Personal statements. I scored 39 on mcat (13 on VR, and T on writing ). Currently in med school but I have some spare time and would love to help some people out. 987-- I can read a few! SBK-- I would LOVE to help a fellow SDN-er out. I can help you proof-read, add ideas, or whatever. ColeOnTheRoll--I would be happy to read some personal statements. I have no specific application credentials (i.e., I haven't applied yet), but I've always been told that I'm a good writer. I'll mostly read for grammar/continuity. clear--I have been accepted to medical school. I will be glad to read your PS and give you feedback (mostly on content). Private message me your PS. upslegend -- I am willing to read. amp6n --I'm willing to help too! It was a big help having mine read over last year, and I'd be happy to return the favor to those in the process now! Shakespeare--I'm kinda new to SDN, but I have done a lot of work at my school's writing center. I majored in English at Stanford and I recently got accepted to med school (go Duke!!). I would love to read your personal statements and give you some constructive feedback. Good luck y'all!! magikdoc --Message me any personal statements, I would love to take a look at it for you and make some constructive suggestions. fabolous --I'm willing to help out anyone that needs help with their personal statement. I can help with grammar, punctuation, and content. justh0ang --I would like to read statements since I have a month or two of doing nothing! So, anyone who needs me to read, pm me! My credentials: I got into medical school? I consider myself a pretty good writer, and an even better reader. musings--I can read a few essays Please PM me for my email addy Bayl--I can read a few longhorn615--i can read a few! PM me for my email addy lazymed--I have time in the next 2 weeks to proof read 6-12 statements. Feel free to PM me for my email. Good luck. sage36--I'm willing to read a couple PS. PM me for email Hill Country--I'm willing to read essays if anyone still has some they would like reviewed. I probably won't be much help content-wise but I can help with the grammar aspects of it. Qex--I'm available for reading PSs. I have no special qualifications, except that I enjoy proof-reading. I lean more towards mechanics, though. PM me with your PS, and I'll have a look JayX-- I'm willing to read personal statements. I will make appropriate comments as well... just pm me rprasan1985--I'd be happy to read and critique personal statements. PM if interested. I've submitted my AMCAS primary already, but would be happy to help you folks out with your statements. I'm an MD/PhD applicant, and am willing to read the two MD/PhD-specific essays as well. hmayassi--Could you add me to the list? I would love to read and help others working on their PS. I have past experience from helping a few of my friends with their apps and PS's this year. I will be applying this year so I will be working on my PS as well and will have a similar mindset to others in my position. NotAsking4Much--I can help read a few too. MCAT: 12V(R). Literature Awards from Top 5 Undergrad. psharma02--Whoever needs a proofreading, feel free to PM me for my email. Tons of tutoring experience for writing.. strong focus on structural and grammatical errors. naijaboi--I would be happy to read and offer comments on essay content -- especially for non-traditional students. I can also send you a copy of my PS to help you along. Goodluck!!