Pre-Medicine

Pre-health Prep: Shadowing vs. Clinical Volunteering

Many pre-health students wonder what the difference is between shadowing and clinical volunteering, as well as how much of these experiences they need before applying to professional school.  Here’s a quick take:

Shadowing is observing a medical professional at work …

By Carol Hagan
Carol Hagan Senior Associate Director, Graduate School Advising
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Pre-Health Spotlight Series: Student Hospice Organization of Penn (SHOOP)

Pre-Health Spotlight Series

Over the course of the spring semester, we look forward to highlighting the wonderful efforts of pre-health campus organizations serving the community.  Many organizations provide an opportunity to gain clinical experience and learn about the field of …

By Career Services
Career Services
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Pre-Health Spotlight Series: Penn Heroes

Welcome to the Pre-Health Spotlight Series! 
Over the course of the spring semester, we look forward to highlighting the wonderful efforts of pre-health campus organizations serving the community.  Many organizations provide an opportunity to gain clinical experience and learn about …

By Career Services
Career Services
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The Difference Between D.O. and M.D. Degrees

Here’s a comprehensive article from U.S. News and World Report describing the nuances between osteopathic and allopathic degrees and careers.

By Sadie Butcher
Sadie Butcher
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Pre-Med Podcast Episodes to Add to Your Playlist

I love a good podcast.  It bears repeating, I love a good podcast.  I have had to control my emotions when listening in public spaces because I’m prone to outbursts of laughter and my facial expressions betray when I’m shocked …

By Ariana Alexander
Ariana Alexander Associate Director, Graduate School Advising
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