Second MCAT (6:30am + Advice)

So I wrote the MCAT at 6:30am. It was a chaotic 3 months leading up to the exam 🤧 I was able to improve on every section, except for C+P (a coincidence that the section I bombed was the first section at 6:30am?!! I think not). Nonetheless, I wanted to share some study and exam… Continue reading Second MCAT (6:30am + Advice)

Premed response to systemic racism in Canadian healthcare

When premed students are asked why they want to be a physician, I assume the answer is always along the lines of having a desire to help out those in need and to make a difference in the community. In light of the recent cases of police brutality on black people and the ongoing protests,… Continue reading Premed response to systemic racism in Canadian healthcare

My MCAT Experience and Advice

Hi everybody, I wanted to share my experience self-studying and writing the MCAT in the summer of 2019. I heard the MCAT has been shortened this year...(Almost makes me wish I took the exam this year). Nonetheless, I want to share some MCAT advice from my experience. Plan ahead: I set myself 3 months to… Continue reading My MCAT Experience and Advice

How to get more involved in uni as an introvert

I didn't get involved in many extracurriculars back in high school nor my first year of university. I remember feeling like there was something wrong with me for not being interested in anything school related, especially seeing how active my friends were at school. All this, and I can tell you that that mindset is… Continue reading How to get more involved in uni as an introvert

Reluctant to Tell People that I Want to be a Doctor

Just another stressed out student that is uncertain of life after university. My dream job when I was a kid was always to become a doctor. But shortly I stopped having that dream because my grades were terrible in elementary school. I poured my passion into art and design and when I began to gain… Continue reading Reluctant to Tell People that I Want to be a Doctor