Your challenge: show the admissions committee something unique about you, convey your passion for medicine, and show what kind of person and student you are and what kind of physician you’ll be in the future…all in just 5300 characters!
You can do this. You can’t go back in time and redo your grades, but when it comes to your essay, YOU have total control.
Watch our webinar, How to Create a Winning Medical School Personal Statement, to learn specific, action-directed steps you can take to approach the personal statement strategically and successfully.
Lolita Wood-Hill has been a pre-health advisor for over 25 years. She is the former director of two postbacc programs for the City University of New York and currently serves as the Executive Director of Pre-Professional Advising at Yeshiva College in NY. Her success rate at YC has been over 88% for the past 8 years. Lolita was also a frequent guest of Kaplan’s Pulse video series and provides workshops regarding medical school admissions for several regional and national associations.
In addition to her expertise in medical school admissions, Lolita has successfully helped students get accepted to dental school, PT and PA programs.