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For students applying in Summer 2016 and entering programs in Fall 2017 (EC17) 

All students applying to health professional schools in Summer 2016 should consult this page frequently for updated information, Applying in 2016 means the student will be entering medical or dental schools in the Fall 2017.

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FOR MEDICAL SCHOOL APPLICANTS
FOR DENTAL SCHOOL APPLICANTS
RECOMMENDED READINGS 
THE ROAD NOT TAKEN  
2016-2017 PRE-HEALTH MENTORS
Undergraduate Student Research 
REQUIRED FORMS AND DEADLINES 
Pre-Health Applicant's Manual


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NEW! EC17 Applicant's Overview

 Consult this presentation when completing your AMCAS and AADSAS Online Applications.

 

EC17 Applicant's Overview (AMCAS)

EC 17 Applicant's Overview (AADSAS)

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FOR MEDICAL SCHOOL APPLICANTS 

Required Pre-Med Course: There were major changes to the MCAT (Medical College Admissions Test) in 2015. Be up-to-date on the latest Pre-Med Course Requirements
Post Bac Programs for DO Students

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FOR DENTAL SCHOOL APPLICANTS

Required Pre-Dental Courses: Be up to date on the current pre-dental requirements.
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The Road Not Taken 
THE ROAD NOT TAKEN 

Your Options: MD and DDS are not the only roads you can take. Speak with the Pre-Health Advisor about your options, such as Pharmacy, Optometry, Physician's Assistant, and Physical Therapist. 

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 Recommended Reading 

RECOMMENDED READINGS 

ARTICLE OF INTEREST: "Ten Reasons to Consider a Glide Year." http://www.princeton.edu/hpa/opportunities/glide-year-opportunities/ 
Pre-Health Suggested Reading List: Books of interested to keep you up to date on the health profession. 

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Mentor  

2016-2017 PRE-HEALTH MENTORS

Please click on mentor's name to contact via email.    


PRE-MEDICAL  

 Chein Yanky Chein yankychein@gmail.com  

Denicoff Nathan Denicoff nathan.denicoff@mail.yu.edu  

 Frenkel Yosef Frenkel  yosef_frenkel@yahoo.com     

Goldstein Adam Goldstein adsb85@gmail.com  

Lerman Sheldon Lerman shmuelalerman@gmail.com

Zians Avi Zians avi.zians@gmail.com  

DENTAL 

Bagley Joshua Bagley joshua.bagley@mail.yu.edu  

Danieli 2  Shimon Danieli  shimon.danieli@gmail.com  

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KNOW THE PROCESS!

It's not too early to understand the application process, including the importance of interview. 

The Art of Getting Admitted – The Medical School Interview

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EC17 REQUIRED FORMS AND DEADLINES

Tuesday, January 19, 2016: Pre-Health Application Due
January-March 2016: Schedule 1-hour Committee Letter Interview with Pre-Health Advisor
April 2016: Attend AMCAS/AADSAS Application Overviews
May 2016: AMCAS Application Opens for Inputting
June 2016: AMCAS/AADSAS/ACCOMAS online applications open

EC17 Applicant's Orientation Presentation: A guide for all students applying to health professional programs in summer 2016.
Pre-Health Contact Form: Please submit this form to the Pre-Health Office to officially register as an applicant for the 2017 application cycle.
Pre-Health Application MEDICAL  Pre-Health Application DENTAL: Please submit this form in order to schedule your 1-hour Committee Letter interview with the Pre-Health Adviser.
Request for Recommendation Each letter of recommendation you request from either YU faculty or outside activities must be accompanied by this confidentiality waiver.
Guidelines for Writing Letters of Recommendation: Refer to these guidelines when requesting letters from YU faculty or outside sources
GPA Calculator: Use this calculator to determine your science (BCMP) GPA (Biology, Chemistry, Math, Physics.)

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Akhavan   Frenkel 2

Undergraduate Student Research

Click here for student abstracts on the most up-to-date research being conducted at Yeshiva.
JOINT PROGRAMS: YU has many joint programs with local universities, including Optometry at SUNY College of Optometry and Physical Therapy with New Jersey Medical College. For more information, visit http://yu.edu/yeshiva-college/combined-joint-programs/  

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 Self Evaluatino Form 
EC17 Pre-health Applicants Manual

 
Self Assessment Form
Application Timeline
Looking At Your Grades:
Your Personal Statement
Putting A Face On Your Application--Tips For Your Personal Statement
Your Pre-Health Committee Letter  
Preparing for the MCAT or DAT 
Medical College Acceptance Test (MCAT)
Dental Admissions Test (DAT) 
MD/MD.PhD Programs
Submitting Your Online Application
Secondary Applications
The Interview 
Choosing A School
Canadian Friendly Schools 
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