Will

Born and raised in the UK, Will went into medicine late (31) after a career in journalism. He's into football (soccer), learned Spanish after 5 years in Spain, and has had his work published all over the web. Read more.

Do All Medical Students Have To Dissect A Cadaver?

do all medical students have to dissect a cadaver? (My Personal Experience Among Dead Bodies)

Not all medical students have to dissect cadavers as part of their medical training. Some schools however, particularly the more established and long-running, do make it compulsory. But this answer also depends on local and national laws permitting access to cadavers, as well as the supply. In my own experience as an international student at …

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Study Techniques Like the Pomodoro Method

Study Techniques Like the Pomodoro Method (Powerful Alternatives)

The Pomodoro method, although a personal favorite study technique of mine, is only the tip of the iceberg as far as productivity methods go. If you’re looking for alternatives that achieve similar results; ones that let you study more in less time, there are plenty of powerful alternatives. From the five-minute rule, the Eisenhower matrix, …

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What are the Best Hobbies for a Medical School Application?

What are the Best Hobbies for a Medical School Application?

The best hobbies for a medical school application should be ones you’re the most passionate about. Because that’s where your personal assets; responsibility, commitment and drive, are most on display. Each of these are qualities that any medical admissions office will value and appreciate. Putting together a medical school application is difficult. Each system, whether …

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