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BurntFlower

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Application Cycles: 6/23/2017
Demographics: Female, 29, Hispanic
Home State: Ohio
Last Activity Date: 8/17/2017
SDN Handle: BurntFlower

Undergraduate College: Binghamton University
Undergraduate Area of Study: Biological/Life Sciences

MCAT: BS 9, PS 7, VR 11, S
Overall GPA: 3.40
Science GPA: 3.30

Brief Profile:
I decided to pursue medicine during my senior year of undergrad. I'm a double major in English/Biology. I have a Master of Science in Medical Physiology.

I have lived most of my life in Chile, Argentina and Bolivia.

I retook the MCAT June 1st. 503!

-Fluent in English, Spanish and some Portuguese.
-Currently working at a health clinic that treats many refugee and Hispanic patients.
-300 hours of clinical volunteering (ER, Oncology & Nursing care center)
-Every Christmas from 2007-2015, volunteered at a pediatric hospital in Bolivia.
-Many hours teaching English to Syrian, Somali, and Burmese refugees.
-Taught science experiments to Hispanic immigrant kids for after-school programs
-36 hours physician shadowing (MD and DO)
-One summer teaching English to 5th grade children in Chile.
-Spanish tutor.
-100+ hours volunteering at a veterinary clinic in Bolivia.
-Vice-President of LINK (Liberty in North Korea) for 4 years during undergrad. We raise money to help relocate North Korean refugees.
-Marketing Director & Designer of Friendly Lunch (student organization that helps freshman meet other people by setting up lunch dates).
-Spring break in Birmingham, Alabama volunteering for Habitat for Humanity.
-Red belt in Taekwondo.
-TA in Organic Chemistry 1
-TA in Organic Chemistry 2
-TA for a Philosophy class for 2 years.
-Several hours cleaning out homes affected by floods.
-Work experience for 2 years.
-Hobbies: Soccer, Drawing, Painting, Martial Arts, Mountain Climbing, running (2 5ks)
-Some scholarships.

AMCAS submitted: 6/23/2017

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Applied, Rejected

Applied, Withdrew

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George Washington University - ""On Hold for Re-review" - 8/8"
Western University of Health Sciences - "Stand in for Central Michigan Med School"

Application Complete, Rejected