Non-Traditional Applicant, hoping to finally achieve his dream of becoming a physician.
// Applications //
Application Cycle One: 06/01/2010
Undergraduate college: University of CA, Irvine
Undergraduate Area of study: Biological/Life Sciences
Institution: University of CA, Irvine
Area of Study: Engineering/Technology
Degree Obtained: MS
Total MCAT SCORE: 513
MCAT Section Scores:
Overall GPA: 3.47
Science GPA: 3.50
Summary of Application Experience
Applied early and broadly. Lots of clinical work experience and research experience. Research in a neurobiology lab focused on molecular memory implications in learning. One first author publication another paper in review. Master\'s Degree in Biomedical Engineering with a focus on biophotonics applied to microvascular imaging. Certified as a phlebotomist, emt, pharmacy technician. Worked with autistic kids for a year, pharmacy technician for 3 years. Clinical volunteering for 3 years at hopsital. Pre-health honors society board member for 2 years. Surgical shadowing program for 1 year. Volunteering with homeless and animal shelter for 2 years.