EC\'s - 3 years participating in Relay for Life. 2 years on Executive Committee. LOR - Medical Assistant intern in FP Office (~70 hrs). Shadowed physician as well (~15 hrs). LOR - Anti-Tobacco Initiative Scholar for 2 years - 1 summer research in Organic Chem Lab. PI was also my OChem 1&2 professor. LOR - Basketball Coach to 5-7 y/o\'s. 2006-2009, summers. - Hospital Volunteer. Rotated through departments. Got to scrub in and watch surgeries in the OR! ~70 hrs - Volunteer in Clinic for the uninsured. ~ 50 hrs - Certified Peer Health Educator at my school. Gave presentations on campus about healthy eating & exercise. - Secretary of a pre-pharmacy club (I know its not pre-med, but shows leadership none the less, I believe.) - Member & Newsletter Chair of pre-med Club - Pre-health summer internship in Miami where I shadowed physicians, participated in weekly workshops, & visited/toured Community Health Centers throughout Dade county. - Shadowing: Orthopedic Surgeon (15 hrs), Pediatric EM (8 and counting)
// Applications //
Application Cycle One: 2010
Undergraduate college: FSU
Undergraduate Area of study: Physical Sciences
Total MCAT SCORE: 500
MCAT Section Scores:
Overall GPA: 3.79
Science GPA: 3.76
Summary of Application Experience
7/1/10: Submitted primary application, waiting on verification.
7/14/10: Verified!! Went a lot quicker than I expected, which was about late July or early August. Just waiting for the last of my recommendation letters to trickle in. Excited to get some secondaries in the next week or two.
7/20/10: Received secondaries: ATSU-SOMA, CCOM, AZCOM, RVU, and NOVA
7/22/10: Received secondaries: LECOM-B and DMU
7/26/10: Submitted NOVA secondary. Easiest secondary I have seen! This is my first choice school, so I tried to keep the turn around short.
8/1/10: Received secondaries from Western, PCOM, and OSU in the past couple of days. Spending the rest of this lovely, sunny sunday afternoon holed up in my room trying to get some of these secondaries completed and submitted.