How to prepare yourself to become a competitive medical school applicant.
The focus of this workshop is for participants to gain insight into what makes a well-rounded applicant, explore careers in medicine, obtain a better understanding of the importance of research and community service, participate in various sessions such as financial aid, quality and safety, problem-based learning, simulation, rural track and individual advising. In addition, there is a panel sessions with current medical students.
When are the workshops held?
The next scheduled workshops are
January 3rd and 4th, 2013
and August 8th and 9th, 2013.
Who can apply to participate?
College juniors and above. Some exceptions may apply, please contact the coordinator with questions.
What is the format and when is this event held?
Two workshops are held each year, one in the winter and one in the spring. The event is on the University of Missouri campus and includes one evening and one entire day. Registration opens approximately three months prior to the event date.
Who are the speakers?
Faculty and admission staff will lead you throughout the workshop.
- Careers in medicine
- Academic preparation
- Personality characteristics
- Simulation Center
- Rural track
- Financial aid
- Quality and safety
- Community service and volunteerism
- Individual advising
(If you already registered for MedPrep before, you can use your ID/PW to sign in the registration site. If you forget the information, please contact Cathleen Mudd-Hutcheson at email@example.com 573-884-6375.)