Considering medical school? One perspective on why you should still apply.

Considering applying to medical school? Read these insights from Joseph Kerschner, MD, dean of the school of medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin on why you should still apply to medical school, despite the disruption caused by COVID-19.

According to Kerschner, the application process is “a journey” and applicants should consider the following as their weigh their decision to apply:

  1. The calling to become a healer and a physician is one of the greatest endeavors that a human can embark upon.
  2. The path you are choosing will include struggle — but also enormous reward.
  3. The process of “becoming” a physician is a journey that should never end.

Read the full piece from the American Association of Medical Colleges here: The pandemic has disrupted medical school admissions. I urge you to apply anyway

By Erica Kryst
Erica Kryst Senior Associate Director, Career Experiences and Education Erica Kryst