MD/PhD & MD Applications: A Process of Perseverance

By Sai Phyo, St. John’s University Preparing applications for MD/PhD programs not only requires years of preparation – from doing research, to participating in extra-curricular activities, to having good grades – but also requires perseverance during the application process itself. As a fellow MD/PhD applicant, I know firsthand that taking advantage of available resources and…

Recruiting Weekend Rewind

By Jane Naberhuis, Ph.D. Candidate, University of Illinois For those applying to graduate school, this is the time of year when invitations to attend a recruitment weekend are sent to prospective students. For some, this may be a very exciting opportunity. For others, like me, the invitation to spend an entire weekend with a bunch of…