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Aspiring Docs Diaries

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A blog about what it's like to be med student today

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The Aspiring Docs program provides inspiration and resources so anyone can aspire to be a physician.

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Learn about the application process and decide if medical school is right for you.

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How to get medical experience before you apply to medical school.

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Explore all of your medical career options to see what could be a good fit.

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You can pay for medical school. Learn how to best utilize financial aid resources.

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There's a story behind every application. Read about some of the inspiring journeys others have made from applicant to medical student to physician.

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How to prepare for and apply to medical school.

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Get answers to 16 key questions about becoming a medical professional.

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