Aspiring Docs

Aspiring Docs provides resources and inspiration to help you get started on your path to medicine. Learn how to get medically related experience, prepare for the application process, and get inspired by personal stories from medical students, residents, and physicians.

Aspiring Docs Fact Sheets

Download fact sheets to learn about the basics of medical school, how to get medical experience before applying, the basics of the application process, and what it's like to be a medical student.

Inspiring Stories

There's a story behind every application. Read about some of the inspiring journeys others have made from applicant to medical student to physician. If you are a medical student or resident and would...

Ask a Med Student Video Series

Medical students answer questions about their path to medical school, what med school courses are like, patient experiences, and more.

Ask the Experts

Hear from experts in various fields on topics such as exploring medical careers, preparing for medical school interviews, and finding a mentor.
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