To All Med, Dental, & Vet School Applicants Waiting to Hear From Schools Right Now: Thanks to pre-medical student Bradley Gabe at UT-Dallas for this clever video describing how it feels to play the waiting game during the application process. Mr. Gabe is a current applicant. Thanks also to Scott Wright, his pre-med advisor.
Archive – November 2011
Question: Hi! I’m a freshman and am in MAT 103 right now and am planning to be pre-med while I’m at Princeton. Do I need to take 104 in the spring? I ask because I have some friends who think they have to go on and do 104 for med school, but I’ve also heard that a stats class is OK. Is it better to do 104 for some reason even if it’s not officially required for med school? Thanks. Answer: Unless MAT 104 is a prerequisite for some
Question: Dear HPA: Tonight I was able to watch a live webcast where three doctors played a video of a Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy performed by the Vanderbilt Medical Center. The doctors pause the video and show slides giving information about the surgery; they also comment and answer questions (asked by people watching the live webcast). I went to the website that hosted the video and found hundreds of webcasts with videos of real surgeries which can be browsed by sp