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  • jal06c

  • Application cycles: 2010
  • Demographics: Female, 32, Hispanic
  • Home state: Florida
  • Last Active: 08/01/2010
  • Brief Profile: 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: B/B 127, C/P 125, CARS 123  
    • 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.

    Applied

    A.T. Still University - Mesa
    Chicago College of Mid. University
    Des Moines University
    Lake Erie College - Bradenton
    Nova Southeastern University
    Philadelphia College - Philadelphia
    Rocky Vista University
    Western University of Health Sciences
    Oklahoma State University
    Arizona College of Mid. University
    Kansas City University

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