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Aspiring Docs Diaries

Harvard Medical School student Elorm F. Avakame with his parents

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

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Ask a Med Student Video Series

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Students talk about their path to medical school, what med school courses are like, patient experiences, and more.


Public Health Pathways for Pre-Meds

Public Health Pathways for Pre-Meds

Find training opportunities for pre-med students.


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Premed Speaker

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The Basics

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


Top Resources


MCAT® Exam


Applying and Interviewing


What Med School is Like

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Thinking About Applying?

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"The Official Guide to Medical School Admissions" can help you get ready to apply to medical school.

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What's the Difference Between M.D. and D.O. Medical Programs?

differences and similarities between MD and DO medical programs


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