Tips on Shadowing

Okay, so we have heard this before, “Shadowing is one of the most important activities that we Pre-med students need to do..” I mean we stress over doing x amount of volunteering at the hospital with a physician or healthcare provider. But why is it so essential? As straightforward as the answer may seem, there’s … Continue reading Tips on Shadowing


Insights From My Medical Mission:

Okay, so before I jump into this post, I just want to give you all a brief background into  my medical mission. So I pursued a two-week intensive program with Child Family Health International (CFHI) Remote Island Medicine in the Philippines, and to sum it all up, I basically got a chance to shadow an … Continue reading Insights From My Medical Mission:

Gearing for GREatness

Okay, so some of you guys may be asking, "Why the heck did you take the GRE, rather than going straight for the MCAT?"  In my previous blog post,  I mentioned that I'll be taking a post bach prior to entering medical school, which is one of the reasons that I decided to take this entrance … Continue reading Gearing for GREatness

How Should I Fill In My Gap Year?

Everyone has their own path to their career, whether it being in medical school, graduate school, law school, or some other sort of professional school. Though, I kept telling myself that, I have been feeling kind of anxious within the past couple of months because I felt behind in my career. It’s actually been about … Continue reading How Should I Fill In My Gap Year?