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    • Meet with your pre-professional advisor and develop a schedule that will enable you to complete all prerequisites required to apply to medical school
    • Actively use the AAMC Preparing for Medical School website
    • Meet with an academic advisor at your college or university to create a plan to meet course requirements for your Bachelor's degree
    • Create a study plan to prepare for the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT). 
    • Engage in experiences that refine and develop the personal and professional competencies valued by medical school admission committees.
    • Take the Anatomy of an Applicant self-assessment and use this information as a guide on your pathway to medicine.  
    • Become famliar with each school's various requirements, prerequisites, deadlines and selection critieria before submitting your application. 
    • Seek any and all opportunities for exposure to the practice of medicine to determine if a career in health care is the pathway for you. Work to develop a sound understanding of the responsibilities, challenges, and rewards that come with being a physician
    • Attend application workshops hosted by the pre-professional advisors and UNR Med.  You'll recieve guidance and direction on navigating the medical school application process and information about selection criteria. 
    • Review the costs of applying to medical school and create a budget. 
    • Take advantage of telemedicine learning opportunities and virtual shadowing
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