Academic Support

The program offers several non-credit activities such as:

  • Introduction to  “Strategies for Effective Learning”, focused on study skills for success, active listening, time management and stress management, along with LASSI prescriptions
  • Presentations by clinical faculty discussing their specialties
  • Regular one-on-one meetings with assigned faculty mentor and Program Director for professional and academic advising
  • Advice on selection of medical schools and guidance on the medical school application process
  • Mock Medical School Admissions Interview
  • Assistance for personal essay writing, resume writing
  • Preparation of composite letter of recommendation (preferred by many medical schools)
  • Information and guidance on volunteering activities at UT Health-affiliated hospitals or research laboratories
  • Career development activities organized by the graduate school
AAB Building