How International Experience Prepares You for Medical School
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There are tons of great reasons to study abroad! From learning a new language to immersing yourself in an unfamiliar culture—international experience can enhance a lot more than just your AMCAS application and personal statement.
One of the biggest reasons I’m glad to have studied abroad is that it prepared me incredibly well for my third year of medical school. So, how does gaining international experience prepare you for medical school?
International experience teaches adaptability
When visiting a foreign country, you have to be very comfortable adapting to a culture that has markedly different customs than your own—especially …
Last Updated June 13, 2018